Category: News

Town takes FAA to court

Town, citizens file court action against Centerfield Taxiway By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. The Town of Winthrop has joined with two independent citizens to file a Petition for Review with the United States First Circuit Court of Appeals, to have the…

Agreement

Mass. Lobstermen’s Association drops its appeals of Winthrop Beach project By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. Secretary of Environmental Affairs Ian Bowles announced on Tuesday that an agreement had been reached between the Massachusetts Lobsterman’s Association and the Department of Conservation and…

Victim speaks about attack

By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. Assault victim Eddie Banks of 135 Shore Drive in Winthrop spoke this week about the frightening attack he survived just a few feet from his own doorway. Banks, a self-employed car dealer and Bosnian immigrant told…

Petruccelli wins senate seat

By John Lynds and Josh Resnek East Boston Representative Anthony Petruccelli cruised to a convincing victory over Revere city councilor Dan Rizzo in light balloting in Tuesday’s special primary election. He will take former senator Robert Travaglini’s place in the…