Month: September 2011

Serving Our Country

Matthew Murphy (center) son of James and Karla Murphy, re­cently received a citation from the 54th Engineer Battalion in Afghanistan. Matthew was sent the citation in appreciation of his support of the troops at FOB shank, Afghanistan. Matthew and his…

A 1,000 Reasons to Enter

Cathy DelVento (left) , executive director of Friends of 21st century Learning center, and Karen perrin, community liaison for Kathy’s place youth Center, have announced that the Youth center is hold­ing a raffle drawing fundraiser, Fall prize Extravaganza, featuring over…

Not Crazy About These Eight’s

The Winthrop Vikings season got off to a somewhat rocky start last Friday, as they dropped their season opener to Danvers, in front of their home crowd, 18-8. The loss was even more disheartening because the Vikings had led Danvers…

Police Blotter 09-15-2011

September 5 9:07 a.m. — A vehicle was towed from Governor’s Drive for a trespassing violation. 9:09 a.m. — Officers retrieve a bicycle from Summit Ave. and will store it until the owner comes forward. 10:35 a.m. — A Fairview…

Obituaries 09-15-2011

Mary Rice Active in Many Winthrop Organizations Mary K. (Hurley) Rice of Point Shirley, Winthrop, a resident of Winthrop for more than 75 years, died on September 1. She was a member of the Winthrop Catholic Women’s Club, Emblem Club,…