Author: Transcript Staff

Police Blotter 01-06-2011

Monday, December 27 1:51 a.m. – A Veterans Road resident reports a domestic situation across the street. Officers respond and discover that it was verbal dispute stemming from the fact that their car was stuck in the snow. 9:52 a.m.…

Heated Discourse

Let’s hope cooler heads will prevail The Town Council certainly delivered a strong message Tuesday night when the councilors voted unanimously to have all members of the Planning Board attend the next council meeting and individually explain their opinions on…

Financial Footing

DOR removes Winthrop from ‘watch list’ Town Manager James McKenna had some good news for Winthrop residents when he announced that the Massachusetts Department of Revenue has removed the town from the “watch list” and that Winthrop is on sound,…

Sports

Scarfo scores four goals; hockey team wins two straight The Winthrop High boys hockey team racked up a pair of victories this past week, defeating Martha’s Vineyard last Thursday and Gloucester on Monday. Senior Joe Scarfo was the number one…

Obituaries 01-06-2011

Priscilla Rivers Retired Winthrop High School Guidance Counselor Priscilla B. (Bradford) Rivers of 91 West Myrtle Street, Orange, died at home early on December 26 following an illness with her loving husband at her side. She was 87 years old.…

Lefty DeFelice

His presence will be missed, but always felt That was a beautiful eulogy delivered by Susan DeFelice, speaking on behalf of her family, at the funeral Mass for her father, Anthony “Lefty” DeFelice, Monday morning at St. John’s the Evangelist…

Winthrop Weathers Storm

The first major snowstorm of the 2010-2011 season and the final storm of 2010, was head-on by Winthrop public works crews and private contractors who began fighting the storm during the tail-end of the Christmas weekend last Sunday afternoon and…