Author: Times Staff

Congratulations, Manny Lopes

We join East Boston residents in congratulating East Boston Neighborhood Health Center President and CEO Manny Lopes on his appointment as the chair of the Boston Board of Health. The appointment is another major milestone in the successful career of…

Remember Those Less Fortunate

With Christmas just two weeks away, most of us will be rushing about — either to the stores and malls or on-line — as we do our last-minute holiday shopping in hopes of finding that “perfect” gift for our family…

Obituaries 12-12-2018

Thomas Costigan Winthrop Man of the Year 1993 for his dedication to Winthrop Little League Thomas R. Costigan of Bristol, NH, formerly of Winthrop and East Boston, died Dec. 3. He was 88 years old. Tom served in the       U.S.…

Community News

Eastie Mayor’s Enchanted Trolley Mayor Martin J. Walsh recently announced the schedule for the 2018 Enchanted Trolley Tour, a Boston holiday tradition of lighting holiday trees throughout the City. This year, the Mayor’s Enchanted Trolley Tour will start on Friday,…

Police Briefs 12-05-2018

District Seven Police Report Monday, November 5, 2018 Around 10:45 AM in the area of 226 Saratoga St., a 39 year old Hispanic Male with a Chelsea, MA address was arrested for Breaking & Entering Day; Dwelling House, Trespassing  …

Letter to the Editor

With much gratitude To the Ruggiero family and staff Thank you for your kindness and sympathy at a most difficult time. The respect and thoughtfulness shown to our family will always be greatly appreciated. With much gratitude, The family of…

Enjoy the Holidays — Safely

With the Christmas season in full swing, there will be the usual office, family, and neighborhood parties for all of us to partake and enjoy. By no means do we wish to cast negative thoughts or to be party-Scrooges, but…

Enjoy the Holiday Season

This is a wonderful time of the year, to paraphrase the song, with holiday music playing in the malls and on our car radios, resurrecting our earliest childhood memories — even for the younger set — of Christmases-past. We choose…