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Shrewsbury Handbell Group Looking for Members

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – Do you read music? Would you like to learn to ring handbells or ring more often? Then the Youthful Ringers at First Congregational Church of…

Shrewsbury’s Arts on the Green Opens Their First Official Coffeehouse…

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – On Saturday, November 22, 2014 at 7 PM at the First Congregational Church of Shrewsbury, Arts on the Green’s first official coffeehouse opens for an…

Shrewsbury’s Trinity Church, Festival of Wreaths

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – Trinity Church, Northboro, MA is holding its third annual Festival of Wreaths on Saturday, December 6, 2014 from 10 am to 5 pm. Jumpstart your…

Shrewsbury’s Sherwood and Oak Middle Schools have three exciting fundraisers coming up this early fall/winter

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – Magazines, Memories & More Drive November 5-17th It’s here! Shrewsbury Middle School’s biggest fundraiser of the year! The Annual Magazine Drive is even better with this year’s…

Shrewsbury’s Turkey Trot for the Memory

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – Now in it’s 4th year, Shrewsbury’s Turkey Trot for the Memory has raised nearly $75,000 for the Alzheimer’s Association of Massachusetts and New Hampshire. Alzheimer’s,…

Obituary for Long Time Shrewsbury Resident, William A. DeMalia Sr.

Obituary for Long Time Shrewsbury Resident, William A. DeMalia Sr.

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – William A. DeMalia Sr. 87 of Shrewsbury entered into eternal life surrounded by his family, on Sunday, October 26th 2014, Anno Domini.  He was born…

SAYFCO announces its 2nd annual Cheerapalooza!

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – 2014 is shaping up to be a very successful year for the SAYFCO Patriots Cheerleaders! All of the cheer squads participated in the American Youth…

Shrewsbury’s Saint John’s High School Invites you to Their Open Houses

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – Middle school boys and their parents are welcome to visit and explore Saint John’s High School at two open house events this month. “Open houses…

Don’t Miss The Shrewsbury Public Library’s Groundbreaking Ceremony

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – The Shrewsbury Public Library will host a Groundbreaking Ceremony at 609 Main Street at 10 am on Thursday, November 6, 2014, to mark commencement of…

The Shrewsbury High School Alumni Association is now accepting grant applications…

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – The Shrewsbury High School Alumni Association is accepting grant applications through November 4.  Grants may be given to student groups for projects that involve or benefit…

Shrewsbury’s Local Freemasons Welcome the Public, October 18th

Shrewsbury, Massachusetts  – Joining with Masonic lodges across the Commonwealth, the Freemasons from both Matthew John Whittall Lodge and Level Lodge, located at 353 Boston Turnpike, Shrewsbury, will open…

Shrewsbury Man, Richard Capra, Arrested For Open and Gross Lewdness

Shrewsbury Man, Richard Capra, Arrested For Open and Gross Lewdness

Shrewsbury Man, Richard Capra, Arrested For Open and Gross Lewdness…

Shrewsbury Public Library Foundation Announces Generous Gift

Shrewsbury Public Library Foundation Announces Generous Gift

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – Tomorrow morning at 9AM, in front of the Shrewsbury Public Library, President/CEO Dave ‘L’Ecuyer of Central One Federal Credit Union will be announcing the Credit’s…

Shrewsbury National 11 Year Olds are District Champions!

Shrewsbury National 11 Year Olds are District Champions!

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – Congratulations to the Shrewsbury National 11-year-old All Stars for winning the Thomas Dunford Memorial District 5, Little League Baseball Tournament last weekend. Shrewsbury capped off…

Shrewsbury’s Le Limo Awarded 3 Year Deal with Mass Higher Ed

Shrewsbury’s Le Limo Awarded 3 Year Deal with Mass Higher Ed

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – Le Limo Limousine Service has just been awarded a transportation contract for the Massachusetts Higher Education Consortium (MHEC). The program gives members access to Le…

BREAKING NEWS: Shrewsbury Armed Robbery Suspect Arrested

SHREWSBURY, MA On July 31st 2014 (Thursday) at 12:18 PM an armed robbery occurred at Blue Coast Coffee located at #274 South Street in Shrewsbury. The suspect entered…

Shrewsbury Regatta Players Theater Group Presents “Godspell”

Shrewsbury Regatta Players Theater Group Presents “Godspell”

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – The Regatta Players Theater Group is proud to present its fourth annual summer production, “Godspell.” This talented thirteen-member ensemble boasts talent from all over Central…

Shrewsbury Residents welcome to the Central Mass. Business Expo – Bigger, Better and Earlier

Shrewsbury Residents welcome to the Central Mass. Business Expo – Bigger, Better and Earlier

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – The Worcester Regional Chamber of Commerce has teamed up with the Worcester Business Development Corporation, the U.S. Small Business Administration, the National Association of Development…

Shrewsbury WIN Workshop “Effectively Introducing YOU – Title, Metrics and Selling Points”

Shrewsbury WIN Workshop “Effectively Introducing YOU – Title, Metrics and Selling Points”

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – WIN workshop – “Effectively Introducing YOU – Title, Metrics and Selling Points” by Kim Coburn, Wednesday, August 6, 6:30-8 PM Kim Coburn is the founder…

Shrewsbury resident Wayne Sampson was recently named one of the 50 Guardians by Quinsigamond Community College

Shrewsbury resident Wayne Sampson was recently named one of the 50 Guardians by Quinsigamond Community College

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – Wayne Sampson was working part-time as a police officer in the Shrewsbury Police Department when he attended Quinsigamond Community College for the criminal justice program.…

Shrewsbury’s Annual Senior Picnic Hosted by Worcester County Sheriff, Lew Evangelidis

Shrewsbury’s Annual Senior Picnic Hosted by Worcester County Sheriff, Lew Evangelidis

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – Worcester County Sheriff Lew Evangelidis has announced the Sheriff’s Annual Senior Picnic will be held at SAC Park in Shrewsbury on Saturday August 16, 2014…

Shrewsbury WIN (Work Initiative Network) workshop

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – Jaclyn Jarmulowicz is a workforce and communications professional who is employed by Employment and Training Resources, a Massachusetts One-Stop Career Center. She is a workshop…

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Senior Moments – for week of November 17

Senior Moments – for week of November 17

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – Have you ever noticed how many really obese people there are nowadays?…

Ken West – Obituary notice and information on services

Ken West – Obituary notice and information on services

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – Ken West’s valiant struggle with Lou Gehrig’s disease ended on Friday, October…

Shrewsbury Hometown Gal, Karyn Polito, wins the race for Lt. Governor!

Shrewsbury Hometown Gal, Karyn Polito, wins the race for Lt. Governor!

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – For those of us watching at home, it was the longest wait…

Sunday Hours Resume at Shrewsbury’s Temporary Library

Sunday Hours Resume at Shrewsbury’s Temporary Library

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – With the re-opening of the temporary Shrewsbury Public Library at 214 Lake…

Michael J. DiPierro Obituary Notice

Michael J. DiPierro Obituary Notice

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – Michael J. DiPierro, of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, formerly of Shrewsbury and Dennis…

Senior Moments – for week of October 27

Senior Moments – for week of October 27

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – For several months I had been getting frequent notifications whenever I opened…

Saint Mary School, Shrewsbury, Welcomes You to Their Fall Open House

Saint Mary School, Shrewsbury, Welcomes You to Their Fall Open House

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – Stop by to visit our classrooms in session and learn more about…

Shrewsbury Green Fire Caused by Carless Disposal of a Cigarette…

Shrewsbury Green Fire Caused by Carless Disposal of a Cigarette…

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – The Shrewsbury Fire Department responded to an Apartment Complex Fire at the…

Plein Air Painter, Laureen Hylka, at Artists Guild of Shrewsbury November 3, 2014….

Plein Air Painter, Laureen Hylka, at Artists Guild of Shrewsbury November 3, 2014….

SHREWBURY, Massachusetts – The November meeting of the Artists Guild will feature a painting demonstration…

Shrewsbury’s Newest Local Business, America’s Best Defense Martial Arts, Invites You to Their Open House Oct. 25th…

Shrewsbury’s Newest Local Business, America’s Best Defense Martial Arts, Invites You to Their Open House Oct. 25th…

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – America’s Best Defense, Martial Arts Academy, would like to invite you to…

b.good Named 2014 Small Business of the Year by The Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce

b.good Named 2014 Small Business of the Year by The Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – Changing the landscape of Boston’s fast-casual restaurant scene, b.good was named the…

The Friends of Shrewsbury Media Connection, The Sumner House, & Monica Mansfield Present an Evening with Jann Klose…

The Friends of Shrewsbury Media Connection, The Sumner House, & Monica Mansfield Present an Evening with Jann Klose…

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – The Friends of Shrewsbury Media Connection in association with the historic Sumner…

“Fall Colors” by the Artists Guild of Shrewsbury at Shrewsbury Credit Union

“Fall Colors” by the Artists Guild of Shrewsbury at Shrewsbury Credit Union

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – A new display of local artists’ works is now on display at…

Please Join The Shrewsbury Cultural Council’s Jordan Pond Parade of Lights and Lantern Making!

Please Join The Shrewsbury Cultural Council’s Jordan Pond Parade of Lights and Lantern Making!

SHREWSBURY, Massachuaetts – On Sunday, October 19th, The Shrewsbury Cultural Council invites you to join…

Local Artist Selected to Exhibit in 20th Annual Paradise City Arts Festival

Local Artist Selected to Exhibit in 20th Annual Paradise City Arts Festival

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – Jennifer Briggs-Jenkins, owner of Northborough fine jewelry studio, J Briggs & Co.,…

Shrewsbury Arts on the Green Presents SWING ’39…

Shrewsbury Arts on the Green Presents SWING ’39…

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – Arts on the Green Presents SWING ’39, Saturday, October 25th at 7…

Visit St. Nicholas Church in Shrewsbury, November 1st, for Their E-Waste Recycling Drive

Visit St. Nicholas Church in Shrewsbury, November 1st, for Their E-Waste Recycling Drive

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – Saint Nicholas Church, will once again, be holding their electronic recycle day at…

Shrewsbury Youth win the MSCL Youth Championship

Shrewsbury Youth win the MSCL Youth Championship

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – The Youth from Commonwealth Cricket Club of Shrewsbury won the inaugural Massachusetts…

Artist’s Guild of Shrewsbury Movie Night, October 20th

Artist’s Guild of Shrewsbury Movie Night, October 20th

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – The Artists Guild of Shrewsbury will be showing “Tim’s Vermeer” Monday, October…

Shrewsbury Residents Rally for Local Mom!

Shrewsbury Residents Rally for Local Mom!

On April 22 2013, while attending her son Tim’s lacrosse game, Kim Hally suffered a…

The Shrewsbury High School Alumni Association invites all alumni of SHS Class of 1969…

The Shrewsbury High School Alumni Association invites all alumni of SHS Class of 1969…

Shrewsbury, Massachusetts – The Shrewsbury High School Alumni Association invites all alumni of SHS and…

Shrewsbury Real Estate Listings of the Week

Shrewsbury Real Estate Listings of the Week

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – As the summer of 2014 draws to a close, we look back…

Senior Portrait Session is in Full Swing

Senior Portrait Session is in Full Swing

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – As hard as it may be to believe, senior portrait season is…

Shrewsbury Fire Dept. and Papa Gino’s to Host “Free Pizza” Open House

Shrewsbury Fire Dept. and Papa Gino’s to Host “Free Pizza” Open House

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – The Shrewsbury Fire Department welcomes local families to a Fire Department Open…

Shrewsbury’s St. Mary Students Serve So Students in Uganda May Learn

Shrewsbury’s St. Mary Students Serve So Students in Uganda May Learn

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – Though Uganda, East Africa is time zones away from St. Mary School…

IDX Shrewsbury Showcase Widget

Tony Polito

Soft Drinks: Not the Best Summer Treat

Eating better in the summer months We’ve all heard the saying, “you are what you eat.” But it should say you are what you swallow or better…

Improve your health with Zucchini Soup

By Tony Polito Like me, I’m sure that most Bostonians are much happier now, given the fact we’re having more and more days above 40 degrees. This…

Eat Well Be well – Winter Salt

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – Come on, it’s not that bad! A few 38-degree temperature days and this snow will be long gone…faster than the very best cup of…

Eat Well – Thanksgiving Edition

Eat Well – Thanksgiving Edition

Eat Well – Thanksgiving Edition, by Tony Polito Undoubtedly, Thanksgiving is not just about turkey. It’s the time of the year that signifies the beginning of the…

Eat Well ~ Be Well, Punkin’ recipe

Pumpkin, the most appropriate, symbolic, singular and emblematic vegetable of fall! Subtle sweetness, texture, and to me it’s slightly chewy and nutty with a depth of flavor.…

Sports

Netflix Picks: The Battered Bastards of Baseball

Netflix Picks: The Battered Bastards of Baseball

Shrewsbury, Massachusetts- Baseball is a sport that ingrained in our American culture. Loyalties run deep, rivalries last forever, and the sport never ceases to keep millions of Americans…

Shrewsbury Little League: Challenger Division Baseball

Shrewsbury Little League: Challenger Division Baseball

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – The Challenger Division is a separate division of Little League to enable boys and girls with physical and intellectual disabilities, to enjoy the full…

Shrewsbury’s St. Mary CYO Boys Win “A” Division Hoop Championship!

Shrewsbury’s St. Mary CYO Boys Win “A” Division Hoop Championship!

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – St. Mary’s Boys’ of Shrewsbury captured the 2014 CYO (Diocese of Worcester – Youth Ministry) Basketball “A” Division League Championship on Sunday February 23rd,…

Shrewsbury Patriot Football and Cheer News

Shrewsbury Patriot Football and Cheer News

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – The Shrewsbury Patriots American Youth Football and Cheer Organization (SAYFCO) had another amazing year in 2013!  The organization had unprecedented registrations with participation totaling…

February School Vacation Youth Cricket Clinic in Shrewsbury

February School Vacation Youth Cricket Clinic in Shrewsbury

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – Shrewsbury Parks and Recreation Department is offering a Youth Cricket Clinic during February Vacation for youth in grades 1st through 8th grade. The program…

Mckegg Collins

TV Review: Sherlock

  Shrewsbury, Ma Sherlock Season 3 Creat. Stephen Moffat and Mark Gatiss With Guy Ritchie making films about him, to ABC making an entire crime series around…

Her

Shrewsbury, Massachusetts Her (2013) Dir. Spike Jonze Spike Jonze is one of the most fascinating people working in Hollywood today. From acting appearances in The Wolf of…

TV Review: Homeland

TV Review: Homeland

Shrewsbury, Massachusetts-Homeland has been in a bit of a slump lately. The first two seasons were thrilling, twisting pieces of espionage drama beautifully acted by the show’s…

Double Feature: Whiplash and Birdman

Double Feature: Whiplash and Birdman

Shrewsbury, Massachusetts- A pickle back is an unusual cocktail combination that has been sweeping the countryside. The pairing is simple: one shot of Jameson Irish Whiskey immediately…

Music Review: Everything Will Be Alright in the End

Music Review: Everything Will Be Alright in the End

Shrewsbury, Massachusetts-It’s been a long time since Weezer was really on the scene. It’s only been four years since the release of Hurley, but in the music…

More Events

Holly Fair Comes to Shrewsbury’s St. Mary’s

Holly Fair Comes to Shrewsbury’s St. Mary’s

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – Join us for Holiday Shopping! Gifts, Crafts…just too many unique items to list! After shopping, head over to our Snack Bar for a warm…

Shrewsbury library rally planned for Saturday

Shrewsbury library rally planned for Saturday

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – Supporters of an upcoming bond question to fund the Shrewsbury Library renovation project will be holding a rally on Saturday, September 10th, 10-11AM at…

Enthusiastic Shrewsbury Crowd Welcomes Concerts on Saint John’s

Enthusiastic Shrewsbury Crowd Welcomes Concerts on Saint John’s

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts  — An appreciative crowd of about 100 alumni, families and local music fans enjoyed the first-ever “Concerts on the Green” performance Tuesday, July 12, on…

Shrewsbury Borders to host Dr. Seuss event tomorrow

Shrewsbury Borders to host Dr. Seuss event tomorrow

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – In honor of the birthday of Massachusetts own Dr. Seuss, the Borders store on Lake St and Route 9 has put together a special…

Another Shrewsbury electronics recycling day coming up

Another Shrewsbury electronics recycling day coming up

SHREWSBURY – If you missed the SHS Girls Hockey event two weeks, ago, you now have another chance.  The next  electronic recycle day fundraiser will be held…

Real Estate

Interactive Map of Real Estate Listings in Massachusetts

Interactive Map of Real Estate Listings in Massachusetts

If you would like to access the new interactive map of real estate listings, just click the Title of this post and it will take you right…

New Shrewsbury Real Estate Website Debut

New Shrewsbury Real Estate Website Debut

SHREWSBURY – After several months of work by a team of programmers, the debut of the newest and most innovative real estate website in Shrewsbury will be…

Amazing walk to town center location

Amazing walk to town center location

Just step inside this stunning, fully renovated ranch, and be prepared to be amazed.  The current owner has gone through from top to bottom, and the attention…

Restaurant Reviews

Five Guys Shrewsbury – Restaurant Review

Five Guys Shrewsbury – Restaurant Review

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – My kids have all raved about the place, so I decided it was time to check out Five Guys over in the stunningly renovated…

Tomasso Trattoria – Review

Tomasso Trattoria – Review

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – Typically I do a restaurant review the very first time that I stop in to a new eatery.  In this case, I have actually…

Shrewsbury’s Lakeside Bar and Grille

Shrewsbury’s Lakeside Bar and Grille

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – I’ve actually been meaning to put together a review of Lakeside Bar and Grille for a while, as I’ve eaten there several times now,…

Via Italian Table – Dinner Review

Via Italian Table – Dinner Review

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – After a long Labor Day doing work around the house, the last thing I felt like doing last night was cooking dinner, and as…

Bistro Limoncello Review

Bistro Limoncello Review

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts I fully admit that I am a food snob, especially when it comes to Italian.  I grew up enjoying everything about Italian food – preparing…

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Massachusetts Real Estate Secrets Revealed

Massachusetts Real Estate Secrets Revealed

In one of my favorite Beatles tunes, they lamented that “the best things in life are free.” That’s rarely the case but every once in a while…

Graham Nash – Wild Tales – A Rock & Roll memoir like no other

Graham Nash – Wild Tales – A Rock & Roll memoir like no other

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – It was Britain, late in the winter of 1942, with millions of citizens living under constant threat of German attack. Pregnant women nearing delivery…

5 on Friday

5 on Friday

About 3 years ago, Mike Sheehan, long time member of the Parody Rock Band “Slant 6 and the Jumpstarts” was looking for a way to satisfy his…

Shrewsbury’s Shine a Light on Lung Cancer Vigil

Shrewsbury’s Shine a Light on Lung Cancer Vigil

SHREWSBURY – Join us on Thursday, November 4 at 6:30 p.m. at the Sumner House in Town Center, for music, memories and a moment of silence to…

Dan Candell Returns to SHS

Dan Candell Returns to SHS

SHREWSBURY – Renowned hypnotist, magician, and Shrewsbury High School graduate Dan Candell will return to his alma matter in his annual pilgrimage on Saturday October 23rd, 7-9PM…

Music Scene

Music Review: Everything Will Be Alright in the End

Music Review: Everything Will Be Alright in the End

Shrewsbury, Massachusetts-It’s been a long time since Weezer was really on the scene. It’s only been four years since the release of Hurley, but in the music…

Music Review: Mandatory Fun

Music Review: Mandatory Fun

Shrewsbury, Massachusetts-  He has managed to remain relevant after nearly 30 years in the music industry. He is a God in the eyes of middle schoolers at…

Music Review: Memory Palace

Music Review: Memory Palace

Shrewsbury, Massachusetts- With summer officially in full swing, a litany of new albums to take with you to the beach and road trips have swarmed the markets. Some…

Music Review: Turn Blue

Music Review: Turn Blue

Shrewsbury, Massachusetts- It has been almost three years since The Black Keys graced the world with a new album, but that has not stopped their momentum. Since 2011’s…

Music Review: Freres Lapierre

Music Review: Freres Lapierre

Shewsbury, Massachusetts- The Lapierre Brothers haven’t released any new songs to the world since their last EP Adult Sandwiches in 2012. That’s because they’ve been hard at work…

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