Winthrop Beach Nourishment Project

  TWO WEEK LOOK-AHEAD  March 10, 2014 – March 21, 2014   The following are activities you can expect to see over the next two weeks for the Winthrop Beach Nourishment Project:   Crest Avenue – Winthrop Site preparation Excavate for new parking lot extension Excavate for lighting system   Winthrop Beach Install rodent control… Read more »

Anthony Guerriero – March Business Breakfast

The Chamber Business Breakfast is tomorrow, March 11th.  Our Guest Speaker is Anthony Guerriero, Assistant Director of Community Relations at Massport. The Office of Community Relations is one of Massport’s primary contacts with local, state, and federal governmental officials, legislative bodies, and other public agencies regarding the communication of Massport plans and projects. The departments’… Read more »

Job Opportunity

Great opportunity for a retired tradesman or someone with good home improvement knowledge.  Woodside Ace Hardware has a part time sales position available.  Know someone who fits the bill?  Have them give Ace a call ask for Paul. Call Send SMS Add to Skype You’ll need Skype CreditFree via Skype

Ice Melt Shortage

As we all know there has been a shortage of ice melt due to the many storms this winter.  Paul Leavy of Woodside Ace Hardware heard Ace had a limited amount of ice melt available.  Here he is at the computer waiting for them to release it so he can place an order.  He did… Read more »

Banker’s Notes by Tom Hankard

  Whenever I choose a company to do business with, I do my research. I try to find out to what causes the company supports, how convenient its locations are, and the value I am getting from the company.   The term “value” now has a new definition. If you ask most people, they will… Read more »

6 Habits Of Resilient People

What makes some people persevere through trying circumstances while others begin flailing at the first sign of crisis? Understanding the key qualities of resilient people is the first step to cultivating that bounce-back quality in yourself. Read More

January 2nd Storm

Due to the weather conditions and the town wide parking ban the Chamber office will not be open.  We are still checking messages and emails.  Leave a message at 617.846.9898 or info@winthropchamber.com and we will get back to you as soon as possible. Be safe out there.

Callahan Tunnel Repairs

MassDOT is closing the Callahan Tunnel Friday, December 27th for repairs. The tunnel is slated to close for three months from 12/27/2013 to 3/12/2014. Residents can access project details and detour maps at www.mass.gov/massdot/callahantunnelrehab

Holiday Lighting Sponsors and Thank You

Thank You to all of you who help make the Holiday Lighting possible. The teachers and their students who performed this year.  You help make the event so enjoyable!  The DPW, Police Department, Fire Department and Town Manager’s office for all of their assistance.  All of our volunteers who are a critical piece in making… Read more »

Chamber Holiday Party

Thank you Ann and Martin Vasquez of La Siesta Restaurante for hosting this year’s Holiday Party.  The party was a great evening.  There was a good crowd and it was nice to see such a big turnout.  The new bar space at La Siesta Restaurante was a beautiful setting for the event.  Thank you all… Read more »





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