Month: July 2017

News Briefs

Summer Concert Series TO START Tonight at Ingleside Park The Winthrop Parks and Reecreation Department will begin its summer concert series tonight (Thursday, July 6). The band, Soup Du Jour, will be performing at Ingleside Park, beginning at 7 p.m.…

Police Blotter 07-06-2017

Monday, June 26 Assisted WFD with lockout at Governors Park. Fire got in through the balcony. Assisted other agency with serving warrant on Myrtle Avenue. Unable to locate party. Reporting party on Cottage Avenue states it is street sweeping and…

Letter to the Editor

THANKFUL FOR TOWN’S HELP To the Editor: As a native resident of Winthrop and the Executive Director of 34 years of the local nonprofit For Kids Only Afterschool (FKO), I am a firm believer in the positive impact of afterschool…

Sports 07-06-2017

From the Press Box The city returns By: Jim Lederman The Winthrop Summer Basketball League in 1976 had 32-teams! Yes, basketball was ‘number one’ in town, some 41 years ago! Sorry I did not pay tribute to the 1976 Winthrop…

Obituaries 07-06-2017

Angelo Gagliardi Retired salesman Angelo Gagliardi of Main Street, Winthrop passed away at the Leonard Florence Center for Living in Chelsea on July 2. He was 92 years old. Born in East Boston, the beloved son of the late Rose…