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Police Blotter 03-03-2011

February 21 4:18 p.m. — A Grovers Avenue resident reports her grandson is being “cyber bullied.” An officer followed up with the family. 4:45 p.m. — A resident came in to the station to retrieve his registration plates, which were…

Obituaries 03-03-2011

Carol Babine Winthrop resident   Carole L. (Viscio) Babine of Winthrop died home on February 24. She was 71 years old. She was the beloved wife of Daniel F. Babine; born in Boston, she was the daughter of the late…

The School Dept.

“A year ago if you asked people whether that move was ever going to happen, they would have said no,” said Turco. “I’ve had discussions with the town manager and I hope in the next budget we’ll see the consolidation…

Meagher’s Abrupt Resignation Rooted in ‘Lack of Support’ – Finance Director’s Departure Latest in Line of School Leadership Resignations

-By Joseph Domelowicz For the Transcript Winthrop Schools Director of Finance Kevin Meagher tendered his resignation to the School Committee on February 10 in an abrupt move that caught school committee members off guard. “The Winthrop Public Schools lost a…

Police Blotter 02-24-2011

February 14 7:01 a.m. — Units respond to a verbal dispute on Shore Drive. No action was necessary. 8:20 a.m. — The WFD is notified about a downed wire at Bowdoin Street and Chester Avenue. 8:49 a.m. — A Cutler…