Author: Transcript Staff

Thank You, Sen. Edwards

Two weeks ago, our State Senator, Lydia Edwards, set out very clearly her position regarding the controversial MBTA Communities Act and its impact upon our town in an Op-Ed that appeared in the Sun-Transcript on March 28. (Sen. Edwards’s Op-Ed…

A Freaky Friday…

Did you feel the earthquake Friday morning? We were sitting in our recliner in our home when the whole house started shaking and the chair started moving rapidly back and forth. We live on the coast, so at first we…

…And a Manic Monday

We had not intended to view the eclipse, so despite the hype, we had not purchased special eclipse eyewear. We figured we’d focus on what was happening around us — the birds and other animals, the shadows, the suddenly-cooler air…

Letter to the Editor

Writer Responds to Edwards’ Op-Ed (Ed. Note: The following letter refers to the Op-Ed article by State Senator Lydia Edwards that appeared in the Sun-Transcript two weeks ago. We urge our readers to read Sen. Edwards’s column, which is posted…

WHS Sports Roundup

WHS Baseball Team Tops Rockport in Extras The Winthrop High baseball team earned its second win of the season with a 9-6, extra-inning triumph under the lights at non-league rival Rockport this past Sunday evening. The game was a make-up…

Obituaries 04-11-2024

Barbara Butters Long Active in Winthrop Church and Town Organizations Barbara J. (Baxter) Butters passed away peacefully on April 7 at the age of 95. Daughter of the late Clarence and Frances Baxter, she is returning into the loving arms…