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Tuesday Jul 8
The Quality Deficit
I grew up with a healthy disrespect-almost a dislike-for rich people. Though my home town, Winchester, Mass., is one of Boston's wealthier suburbs, and my father and grandfather were officers in a Boston-area company, my father grew up on a farm and I seemed to inherit his farm-grown distrust for those who have money.
Tuesday Jul 8
Lowell mental-health group names new leader
After a national search, the Mental Health Association of Greater Lowell did not have to look farther than Winchester to find its next executive director.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Banker & Tradesman
Consigli Breaks Ground On $130M Winchester High School Rebuild
The 280,000-square-foot rebuild of the school will address three critical needs: an increasing enrollment of 200 students within the next five years; an obsolete building infrastructure; and an educational program whose needs are no longer supported by the current physical environment.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Police Log: Woburn Driver Charged After Striking Pole, Walking Away From Scene
Friday, June 27 At 2:55 p.m., a lodger at the Red Roof Inn reported that her wallet was stolen from a room.
Portsmouth, N.H. police looking for robber
Police in Portsmouth, N.H. asked for help identifying a man suspected of robbing a computer store.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
Dad, girl injured, dog dies in crash
A 72-year-old man and his 3-year-old adopted daughter, out walking their dog, were struck by a vehicle in a crosswalk yesterday - and both are expected to survive, but the family dog was not so lucky, Winchester police said.
Year's first great white shark spotted off Cape coast
The first official Cape Cod white shark sighting of the season was spotted on the ocean side of the area on Saturday, according to the Atlantic White Shark Conservancy.
Elderly man and toddler struck by SUV
A 72-year-old man and his adopted 3-year-old daughter were walking a dog in a Winchester crosswalk when they were struck by an SUV on Sunday.
Man, daughter injured, dog killed in crosswalk collision
A 72-year-old man and his 3-year-old adopted daughter, out walking their dog, were struck by a vehicle in a crosswalk this morning and both are expected to survive, but the family dog was not so lucky, Winchester police said.
Sat Jun 28, 2014
Greater Boston author readings June 29-July 5
Gregory Flemming reads at 2 p.m. at Book Ends, 559 Main St., Winchester Amram Shapiro reads at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books Box Brown reads at 7 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith Dan Epstein reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store Jessica Lander reads at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books Philip Fried and Jeffrey Harrison read at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books ... (more)
Tue Jun 24, 2014
The Washington Post
Brent Crude Increases on Iraq Violence; WTI Holds Above $106
Brent crude rose as an al-Qaeda offshoot consolidates its control over areas of Iraq, OPEC's second-largest producer.
Wed Jun 18, 2014
Local Students Participate in Regional U.N. Conference
Arlington Model U.N. Club members are, front row from left, Tyler McCombs, Varun Gopal, Milo Kiely-Song, Izaak Beusmans, Ansel Miller, Thomas Mayer; and back row from left, John Recroft, Jaeda Hamel, Isabella Liu, Jr. Adviser Claire Dickson, Oriana McKanan, Elizabeth Mulgrew de Laire, Jasmine Dimaculangan, and Sarah Snyder.
Tue Jun 17, 2014
Arrest is no relief for mother of man killed in Benghazi
The mother of a Massachusetts native who died during an attack on the US consulate in Benghazi in 2012 said the capture of a suspect in her son's killing offers no relief for a grieving family.
Thu Jun 12, 2014
Maxine M. (Lybeck) Kajander
Maxine M. Kajander, of Winchester died Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013. A memorial service and interment have already been held.
Wed Jun 11, 2014
Peabody Magic Shop's Transformation is No Illusion
Magic shops once dotted the area as wide-eyed aspiring magicians flipped through card trick books and longed to save enough money to buy the best magic props.