Economic Development Forum on Thursday, June 19

Town Manager James McKenna’s office and UMass Boston’s Edward J. Collins Center for Public Management, will jointly host a community forum on the proposed Economic Development Strategic Plan for the Town of Winthrop on Thursday, June 19 at 7 p.m. at the Cummings School multi-purpose room. Collins Center staff has been working with the Town… Read more »

Department of Public Health Study Released

The results of the Massachusetts Department of Public Health’s (DPH) study of the environmental impacts of Logan Airports on the health of residents here was released on Wednesday during a public meeting in Winthrop. The meeting took place Wednesday, May 28 (tonight) at 6:30 p.m. at the Winthrop Senior Center, 35 Harvard Street, Winthrop, MA…. Read more »

Surfset Fitness

Oceanside Pilates & Yoga Studio is introducing Surfset Fitness, surf-inspired small group training.  There will be an introductory Open House on Saturday May 31st from 9:00 – 12:00.  For more information go to:

Winthrop Chamber Business Breakfast

Tuesday May 13, 2014 will be the next Chamber Business Breakfast.  Our guest speaker, Jon Hurst is President of the Retailers Association of Massachusetts.  Hurst manages the staff, business affairs, member services and education, public affairs, and governmental affairs of the organization. RAM was organized as the “Voice of Retailing” in 1918, and today represents… Read more »

Winthrop Ferry Rider Forum

Winthrop Ferry riders and local residents are invited to attend an informational meeting about the Winthrop Ferry program and the upcoming ferry season on Tuesday, May 6 at 7 p.m. at the Ferry Terminal Building at the Winthrop Public Landing. The purpose of the meeting is to explain the current situation with the ferry program,… Read more »

Mohegan Sun Vendor Forum

The North Shore Alliance for Economic Development is pleased to invite you to attend a North Shore Vendor Forum to be hosted by Mohegan Sun on Thursday April 17, 2014 at the Boston Marriott Peabody. There will be one session in the afternoon from 12:00 – 2:00 pm and a second evening session from 6:00… Read more »

A Small Business Owner’s Dilemma

The small business owner’s retirement dilemma You’ve poured a lifetime of sweat, time, and capital into building your business. You’ve begun thinking about retirement, and your strategy is to sell your company for a good price, settle back, and enjoy a financially secure retirement. But, like many business owners, you’ve made the mistake of assuming… Read more »

Cottage Park Yacht Club Adds Social Memberships

CPYC ADDS SOCIAL MEMBERSHIPS   In addition to our Regular and Young Adult memberships, the Cottage Park Yacht Club is now offering  Social Memberships to those who want to be part of the club, but may not (yet) be boaters. Social members can enjoy all that the club has to offer: the Pilothouse food and… Read more »

DCR Shore Drive Update

DCR TWO WEEK LOOK-AHEAD March 31, 2014 – April 11, 2014   The following are activities you can expect to see over the next two weeks for the Winthrop Beach Nourishment Project   Crest Avenue – Winthrop Excavate and install lighting system Pave parking lot extension and repave existing lot   Winthrop Beach Remove and… Read more »