Category: News

Winthrop Football Banquet is Sun.

The Winthrop High School football team will celebrate its 2012 season at the annual breakup banquet Sunday, Jan. 6 at the Lodge of Elks. The WHS cheerleading squad, led by head coach Rachel Mustone, will also be recognized at the…

Markey Running for Senate

Congressman Ed Markey (D-Malden) has officially tossed his hat in the ring as a candidate for Sen. John Kerry’s potentially vacant seat – and already Sen. Scott Brown has publicly challenged Markey’s residency at the Congressman’s childhood home in Malden.…

Brown Inducted into 1,000-point Club

Winthrop Police officer and former Winthrop basketball coach David Brown was enshrined in the St. Mary High School 1,000-point club during a ceremony Saturday at the school’s Tony Conigliaro Gymnasium. Brown and his family looked on proudly as a banner…

School Bd. Sees Options for Schools

With many residents supporting the Winthrop Public School Department’s (WPS) plan to construct a new school facility in the town, Winthrop School Superintendent John Macero presented three options to the Winthrop School Committee (WSC) during the committee’s last meeting. Last…

New Police Officer

Several Winthrop Reserve officers were installed as members of the Winthrop Police Department in a ceremony at Town Hall. In the above photo Lt. Frank Scarpa congratulates Winthrop Police Department reserve officer Frank Tranfaglia and his parents, Frank and Lisa,…