Winthrop

By - 6/10/18 - 10:42 pm
Rollins, Carvalho, Henning, Champion, McAuliffe

Rollins, Carvalho, Henning, Champion, McAuliffe.

CommonWealth summarizes the ACLU-sponsored forum for the five Democratic candidates for DA at Hibernian Hall the other night. You basically have three candidates on the left (Rollins, Carvalho and McAuliffe), one who, if not a right winger, not exactly with any plans to become the next Larry Krasner (current assistant DA Henning) and one who shares some views with the first three and some with Henning.

By - 4/10/18 - 12:38 pm
Suffolk County District Attorney candidates

Carvalho, Champion, Henning, McAuliffe, Rollins.

The five candidates for Suffolk District Attorney took similar positions on issues ranging from reducing the number of people who go through the criminal system to protecting law-abiding immigrants from ICE at a forum last night sponsored by JP Progressives and the NAACP. Read more.

By - 4/5/18 - 6:14 pm

Four of the five people currently running for Suffolk County District Attorney this year support the criminal-reform legislation that just passed the state senate unanimously and which was opposed by just five Republicans in the house. That could be enough vote splitting to elect the one candidate who opposed the proposal, David Bernstein writes.

By - 4/3/18 - 6:45 pm

NorthEndWaterfront.com reports freshman state Sen. Joseph Boncore (D-1st Suffolk and Middlesex) has decided to run for his second term this fall, rather than join the crowd running for the DA's job Dan Conley is giving up.

By - 4/2/18 - 7:12 pm

Boston City Councilor Michael Flaherty (at large) announced today he won't join the race for the DA's seat Dan Conley is giving up: Read more.

By - 4/1/18 - 1:48 pm

State Sen. Joseph Boncore (D-Winthrop) is considering running for Suffolk County DA, the State House News Service reports.

By - 3/29/18 - 9:24 am

The Dorchester Reporter reports attorney Linda Champion has pulled papers to run for the Suffolk County DA's seat that Dan Conley is giving up at the end of the year. Read more.

By - 3/26/18 - 12:20 pm

JP Progressives and the Boston NAACP are hosting a forum for the four people running so far for Suffolk County district attorney this year, starting at 7 p.m. on April 9 at English High School in Jamaica Plain.

By - 3/15/18 - 11:18 am
Rollins

Rachel Rollins, who has served as an assistant US attorney in Boston and an assistant district attorney in Plymouth County and , announced today she is joining the race to succeed Dan Conley, retiring after this year as Suffolk County District Attorney.

Read more.

By - 3/13/18 - 6:10 pm
Eagle shoveling snow in Medford

Meghan captured a hydrant shoveler at work in Medford today.

Meanwhile, Thor Olsen shows us just how deep the snow got in one of those snow bands out in Groton: Read more.

By - 3/5/18 - 12:04 pm

The Globe introduces us to the three candidates (so far) for Suffolk County District Attorney (including a current assistant DA who acknowledges his role as a prosecutor might be a drawback this year) as well as insurgents running for DA in Middlesex and Worcester counties.

By - 2/26/18 - 11:56 am
Carvalho

State Rep. Evandro Carvalho, who had announced plans to run for the 1st Suffolk state-senate seat vacated by Linda Dorcena Forry, announced today that he's decided to run instead for the Suffolk County District Attorney's post that Dan Conley recently announced he'll be leaving. Read more.

By - 2/20/18 - 4:24 pm

Suffolk County District Attorney Dan Conley announced today he will not seek re-election this fall. Read more.

By - 1/4/18 - 3:44 pm
Evacuation in Winthrop

Nicholas Agri watched Morton Street in Winthrop turn into a river at high tide this afternoon. Later, the town sent in some heavy machinery to evacuate residents. Read more.

By - 1/4/18 - 3:20 pm

The National Weather Service was not quite as enamored: Read more.

By - 10/22/17 - 10:10 am
Sunrise over Winthrop Beach

James D. watched the sunrise in Winthrop.

By - 9/15/17 - 4:54 pm
Cruise ship and storm passing by the town of Winthrop

James D. watched the show out at sea from Winthrop this afternoon.

By - 9/3/17 - 7:20 pm
Sunset over Winthrop

James D. watched the sun go down over Winthrop this evening. Read more.

By - 7/18/17 - 9:58 am
Amerigo Vespucci off Winthrop

James D. spotted the Italian tall ship Amerigo Vespucci off Winthrop this morning.

Not long after, Lily D. got a closer look at the ship, which is in Boston through the 22nd: Read more.