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Senior Moments – for week of September 15

Senior Moments – for week of September 15

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – The recent anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attack on New York’s World Trade Center reminded me of how much things have changed in the past 13 years. While certain restrictions and inconveniences in air travel have been imposed and national borders’ securities have been tightened due to the threat of international terrorism, [...]

Shrewsbury Invites you to the “Y.O.U. Inc.” Fall Pops Concert Fundraiser…

Shrewsbury Invites you to the “Y.O.U. Inc.” Fall Pops Concert Fundraiser…

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – The Y.O.U. Inc. Fall Pops Concert Fundraiser is to Benefit the Cottage Hill Academy Playground Fund. Event Date: Oct 19, 2014 Time: 1:00 pm Location: Worcester Ecotarium, 222 Harrington Way, Worcester, MA 01604 Event details: Youth Opportunities Upheld Inc. (YOU Inc.) is hosting a benefit Pops Concert featuring the Youth Ensemble of [...]

2014 Spirit of Shrewsbury Fall Festival, 18th Annual, 5K Road Race…

2014 Spirit of Shrewsbury Fall Festival, 18th Annual, 5K Road Race…

The 2014 Spirit of Shrewsbury Fall Festival, 18th Annual, 5K Road Race (3.1 miles) and Fun Walk; sponsored by the Adelphi Council #4181, Knights of Columbus; will be held on Saturday, September 27th, 10:00 AM at Dean Park, Shrewsbury. Registration begins at 9:00 AM. Entrance forms are available at: The Parks and Recreation Dept. Town [...]

Senior Moments – for week of September 8

Senior Moments – for week of September 8

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – Existence seems to be full of unexpected detours and surprises, some minor while others of life-altering varieties. Most memorable of all are the ones that appear tragic at the time yet turn out incredibly well, as in the case of baseball Hall of Famer Stan Musial. Beginning as a pitcher who hurt [...]

Shrewsbury’s Arts on the Green Kick-off Event – Saturday, September 13, 2014!!

Shrewsbury’s Arts on the Green Kick-off Event – Saturday, September 13, 2014!!

Come and enjoy two silent movies present by Arts on the Green at 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 13. This family-friendly event for all ages will feature the 1916 Charlie Chaplin film “The Rink” in Gifford Hall with the J.W. Walker box organ and Baldwin piano, and the 1928 “Steamboat Bill, Jr.” starring Buster Keaton, [...]

Tragic news about a local hero today…

Tragic news about a local hero today…

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – I’m sad to report to you today that 28 year old Northboro resident, Spc. Brian K. Arsenault, 28, died yesterday in Ghazni of injuries sustained when his unit was engaged by enemy small-arms fire. Arsenault was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, [...]

Shrewsbury High School Athletic Boosters GOLD CARD SALE DAY FOR 2014

Shrewsbury High School Athletic Boosters GOLD CARD SALE DAY FOR 2014

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – SAVE THE DATE! Saturday, September 13, 2014, 8am -12pm Help out the SHS Athletic Program for 2014 by purchasing a Gold Card on our Town wide Sale Day.  All Fall Student athletes will be going around town on Saturday, September 13th to sell the cards.  All of the proceeds go to support [...]

Shrewsbury’s 2014 Saint Mary Family Festival Pancake Breakfast

Shrewsbury’s 2014 Saint Mary Family Festival Pancake Breakfast

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – Pull up a chair as the St. Mary 8th Grade Students proudly present: The 2014 Saint Mary Family Festival Pancake Breakfast, with special guest appearances by your favorite Disney Characters! Breakfast will be served in the Saint Mary Parish Hall, Sunday, September 7th, from 8:00 am  11:00 am.  Your generous donations are [...]

Shrewsbury’s 2014 St. Mary Family Festival

Shrewsbury’s 2014 St. Mary Family Festival

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – Please join us for our Annual St. Mary Family Festival – filled with fun, food, games and entertainment! Join us on Friday, September 12th for Family Fun Night, which runs from 6 pm – 10 pm; it’s a great way to start any weekend! We resume the fun Saturday morning, September 13th, [...]

Important Information About Shrewsbury Library’s Move To Temporary Site

Important Information About Shrewsbury Library’s Move To Temporary Site

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – The current library will close on October 6th for about a three week period to allow for the packing and move to the temporary library. See below for further details about this period. Also, click the link at the bottom of the page for additional information about our move! Dates Last day [...]

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