Posts By: betsy

Avoid Frozen Pipe Damage

Image Courtesy of Narragansett Bay Insurance Company Ways to Avoid Frozen Pipe Damage to your Home As winter in Massachusetts sets in, we’re reminded of one of the perils to the homeowner of colder weather:  frozen pipes that burst, and the damage to the home that results.  Ways to keep your pipes from freezing It’s hard… Read more »

Economic Development Meeting

You are Invited … Wednesday, December 14, 2016 5:30 – 8:00 PM E.B. Newton Center Lyceum Room, 1st floor 45 Pauline Street, Winthrop, MA The Town of Winthrop, through the Town Manager’s Office of Grants and Economic Development, is conducting a comprehensive self-assessment survey using the Economic Development Self-Assessment Tool (EDSAT), facilitated by Northeastern University. … Read more »

Chamber Member Holiday Party

Chamber members, join us at the Antique Table Monday, December 12th from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm to celebrate the holiday season.  Thank you to the Antique Table for hosting this event.  See you there!

The Arbors Holiday Fair

  Please stop by The Arbors Saturday to get your shopping done. Join everyone at The Arbors, for a mimosa while you sip and shop. We will have several great vendors here and will also gift wrapping as well. Hope you can join us and share with your friends and family. Join the Arbors for… Read more »

Holiday Lighting Festival Changes

Due to the forecast for rain on Friday we are canceling the “Festival” portion of the Holiday Lighting.  We will still have free photos with Santa from 3:00-5:00 pm at the Webster First Federal Credit Union and the Tree Lighting in French Square at 5:30pm.  We are sorry to have to change this great traditional… Read more »

Winthrop Small Business Weekend

Winthrop Small Business Weekend is November 25-27, 2016.  Many Chamber businesses have great specials for the weekend.  Click here to download the list of participants.  Shop local, Spend local and Eat local.

Sip of Winthrop

Join us for an evening of sampling wines and craft beers, delicious hors d’oeuvres, chocolate & wine pairing, raffles, music & merry mingling!  Friday, November 4, 2016, from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm at the Cottage Park Yacht Club, 76 Orlando Ave., Winthrop.  Purchase tickets at Swett’s Liquor, 3 Somerset Ave., Winthrop, the Chamber of… Read more »

Women’s Health Forum

Speaker of the House Bob DeLeo’s Women’s Health Forum is tomorrow Wednesday, October 19th from 6-8 PM at the Winthrop High School. Free Flu shots compliments of the East Boston Neighborhood Health Center.  Free Blood pressure testing compliments of Commonwealth Clinical Services.  Information tables with local providers of health and fitness services. Keynote Speaker will… Read more »

Why didn’t my car insurance go down?

We get this question often, “My car is older, and I have no accidents, why didn’t my car insurance go down?” Unfortunately, it’s not quite that simple.  There are many factors that go in to determining the cost of any particular car insurance policy, but in each and every instance, the rates have a major… Read more »