Author: Times Staff

Hands-free Driving Makes Sense

Recent statistics indicate that the single-biggest cause of motor vehicle accidents these days can be attributed generally to what is known as “distracted driving.” According to some reports, more Americans now are killed on our roads because of distracted driving…

Obituaries 03-13-2019

Mary Ellen Welch Long time East Boston educator and community activist Mary Ellen Welch, a lifelong East Boston resident, teacher and community activist, passed away on March 7. Mary was a graduate of Emmanuel College where she earned her teaching…

Community News

Harbor View Neighborhood Association Agenda March 4, 2019 HVNA Meeting At 6:30 p.m. (doors open at 6 p.m.) Brooke Charter School 145 Byron Street Welcome/ Introduction (5min) Station 7 Update Sgt. Martin & Officer Dan Simons (10min) Announcements (5min) Dr.…

Community Calendar

Community Meetings Harbor View Neighborhood Association First Monday of every month 6:30 p.m. at the Edward Brooke Charter School, 145 Byron St. Jeffries Point Neighborhood Association Second Monday of every month. 6:30 p.m. at the Jeffries Point Yacht Club, 565…

Police Briefs 03-06-2019

District Seven Police Report Monday, February 18, 2019 No Arrests Tuesday, February 19, 2019 Around 3:00 PM in the area of 63 Marion St. a 35 year old White Male with a Malden, MA address was arrested for Dwelling House;…

Letters to the Editor

On DeLeo’s Greenworks Proposal To the editor: Speaker DeLeo’s billion-dollar GreenWorks proposal could offer much-needed support to Winthrop, other coastal towns, and all the Commonwealth’s communities as we face greater extremes of tides and weather. But as with any local…