Month: May 2016

Obituaries 05-26-2016

John ‘Raff’ Raffaele Member of International Union of Operating Engineers John “Raff” Raffaele of Winthrop, formerly of East Boston, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on May 20. John was a member of International Union of Operating Engineers (I.U.O.E.)…

Teen Faces Hate Crime Charges

By Sue Ellen Woodcock An 18-year-old Winthrop teen was released from East Boston District Court on $500 bail last Friday after being arraigned on charges of breaking and entering, vandalism, and allegedly drawing swastikas on a board in Winthrop High…

News Briefs

Democratic Town Committee meets The Winthrop Town Democratic meeting will be held on May 25 at 7 p.m. at the Robert DeLeo Senior Center, 35 Harvard St. the agenda will include planning an end of the year summer BBQ and…

Police Blotter 05-19-2016

Monday, May 9 Citation issued for marked lanes violation on Washington Avenue. Party brought a LG phone to the station it that was found at Almont and Revere Streets. Party called on the phone and spoke to owner who will…

Letter to the Editor

Bothered by article Dear Editor: The Winthrop Sun Transcript is typically very supportive of our men and women serving in the the United States military, along with supporting our military veterans organizations such as our local VFW, the American Legion…

Winthrop Catholic Woman’s Club

Congratulations to the Winthrop Catholic Woman’s Club for their generosity in presenting scholarships to students at their gathering Monday night. This terrific showing of support for our students is an annual gesture and we know how much the students and…