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News Briefs

Free one night video production class at WCAT Looking for a fun, new skill? Interested in getting more involved with the Winthrop community? Sign up now for WCAT’s free “Introduction to Video Production Class” on Monday, Feb. 10, from 6…

Police Blotter 01-23-2020

Monday, Jan. 6 Person who wishes to remain nameless states a white SUV was tailgating him. Male party with a beard drove approx. 40 mph through a school zone. Party reports larceny from her porch. States package reported by company…

Letter to the Editor

TCI IS A Regressive Tax  Theres no mistake about it, the Transportation Climate Initiative, “TCI,” is a bad idea. Quite simply, it is a gas tax with a misleading name. The Governor claims that TCI’s goal is to reduce carbon…

WHS Sports Roundup

Girls track defeats Swampscott, 47-39 The Winthrop High girls indoor track-and-field team earned an exciting 47-39 victory over Swampscott in a meet that came down to the final event, the 4 x 400 relay. The triumph marked the first victory for…

Obituaries 01-23-2020

Marsha Kaplan Worked at Playstead Pharmacy Marsha (Score) Kaplan, 95, of Winthrop, passed away peacefully after a short illness, surrounded by her loving family on Friday, Jan. 17 at Mass. General Hospital. Marsha was born in Winthrop to Celia and…