Trucks filled with sand being escorted to Winthrop Beach. (WBZ-TV)

Trucks Getting Police Escorts To Winthrop Beach

It is all part of $21.5 million project to rebuild a mile and half of beach which has been decimated by decades of winter storms.


The Lawrence Larsen Rink in Winthrop. (WBZ-TV)

Winthrop Hockey Coaches, Players Cleared In Underage Drinking Scandal

Police have cleared Winthrop High School hockey coaches and players after police found the team drinking in a locker room, last month.


Kim Garbarino is swimming to raise money for swimming lessons. (Credit: Lynch van Otterloo YMCA)

Winthrop Man Plans 24-Hour Pool Swim To Raise Funds For Kids’ Swimming Lessons

Kim Garbarino of Winthrop will swim nonstop for 24 hours at a Marblehead YMCA in a fundraiser for kids’ swimming lessons.


Winthrop Auxiliary Police officer Bledar Naco (Winthrop PD photo)

Winthrop Auxiliary Police Officer Accused Of Dealing Drugs Out Of Cruiser

Bledar Naco was arrested by the FBI, Winthrop and Revere Police Departments late last Thursday.


police lights

Winthrop Teen Accused Of Punching Disabled Man, Faces Hate Crime Charges

A Winthrop teenager is facing hate crime charges for allegedly attacking a developmentally-disabled man.


Arthur Cummings School in Winthrop.

Winthrop Teacher Allegedly Put Tape On Autistic Boy’s Face

A Winthrop special needs teacher is under investigation, after she allegedly put tape over one of her student’s eyebrows, then yanked it off.



Armed Robbers Target Chelsea Taxi Drivers

Taxi drivers are being targeted by armed robbers. Now, after a rash last week, police are taking extra steps to keep them safe.


Body found on beach in Winthrop

Body Found On Beach In Winthrop

The body was found near the Cottage Park Yacht Club on Orlando Avenue Thursday evening.


A New York City subway tunnel flooded after Hurricane Sandy

What If Hurricane Sandy Hit Boston?

Tunnels flooded for days. City streets overrun with water. Could we ever see damage like that in Boston?


Winthrop Harbormaster Charles Famolare

I-Team: Winthrop Harbormaster To Resign After Ethics Violations

The Winthrop Town Manager says Charles Famolare has agreed to resign and will retire this week. Famolare was found guilty of serious ethics violations last month.