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Higher Education Committee Advances Accountability Measure Legislation would require training for public college and university trustees

BOSTON – Senator Michael O. Moore (D-Millbury) announced that the Joint Committee on Higher Education advanced legislation that would require training for public college and university boards of…

Toastmasters are scarily creative at Halloween

Worcester, MA, October 26, 2017: Storytelling is an art form as old as mankind itself, and Halloween is a time for spooky tales. The Early Risers Toastmasters Club…

Representative Kane supports effort to reimburse cities and towns for early voting costs

Shrewsbury –State Representative Hannah Kane, (R-Shrewsbury), is backing a proposal to reimburse cities and towns for the costs associated with the implementation of the state’s early voting law…

Shrewsbury Cultural Council Seeks Online Grant Proposals

Shrewsbury, MA – The Shrewsbury Cultural Council has set a Monday, October 16, deadline for organizations, schools and individuals to apply for funds supporting a range of cultural…

Sen. Moore, Rep. Kane Announce Sustainability Grant Awarded to Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury, MA – Senator Michael O. Moore (D-Millbury) and Representative Hannah E. Kane (R-Shrewsbury) announced that the Town of Shrewsbury has been awarded a grant through the Recycling Dividends…

Greater Worcester Community Foundation Accepting Applications for Fallon/OrNda Community Health Fund

Shrewsbury, Massachusetts — Established in 1996 with an endowment gift of $4 million to Greater Worcester Community Foundation, the Fallon/OrNda Community Health Fund was created as a result of…

Plant and Seedling Fundraiser

Shrewsbury, Massachusetts — Plant and Seedling Fundraiser — Today the Worcester County Conservation District (WCCD) announced the February 1st start of its’ Plant and Seedling Fundraiser, enabling homeowners, businesses…

Greater Worcester Community Foundation Now Offering Spring 2017 Workshops through its Nonprofit Support Center

Shrewsbury, Massachusetts — The Nonprofit Support Center(NSC) is the leading provider of nonprofit capacity building in Central MA, providing practical, high-quality programs that help the staff and boards of…

Shrewsbury High School C.A.R.E. drive

The Shrewsbury High School (SHS) Colonials will hold their second annual Colonials’ Athletic & Recreation Equipment (C.A.R.E.) Drive on Saturday, March 25th, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.…

SOLitude Lake Management Expands with Nine New Team Members

Shrewsbury, Massachusetts –  SOLitude Lake Management®, an industry leader in lake and pond management, fisheries management and related environmental services for the United States, is pleased to announce nine…

Local Fundraiser Generates $10,000 for Binkeez for Comfort

Shrewsbury, Massachusetts – State Representative Hannah Kane hosted “Let Your Spirit Love,” a fundraiser for local non-profit Binkeez for Comfort on Thursday, September 22nd at Ski Ward as…

1St Annual Shrewsbury Farmer Market Fundraising Farm to Fork Dinner

1St Annual Shrewsbury Farmer Market Fundraising Farm to Fork Dinner with wine tasting Friday, September 16 6:30pm -9:00pm Broken Creek Vineyard, 614 South St. Shrewsbury Shrewsbury Farmers Market…

Shrewsbury Cultural Council Seeks Grant Proposals

Shrewsbury, Massachusetts  – The Shrewsbury Cultural Council has set a Monday, October 17 deadline for organizations, schools and individuals to apply for funds supporting a range of cultural…

Local Students Named to Saint John’s High School Honor Roll

Shrewsbury, Massachusetts – Saint John’s High School recently announced its honor roll for the fourth quarter of 2015-16. To qualify for the Headmaster’s List, a student must have achieved…

Greater Worcester Community Foundation Now Accepting Applications for Community Grants

Shrewsbury, Massachusetts –  The Greater Worcester Community Foundation is currently accepting grant applications for their Community Grant program. Community Grants support nonprofit organizations that build healthy and vibrant communities…

Shrewsbury Library Program

Runalong! The World’s Only One-man, One-guitar, 5,000-step Interactive Musical Stage Show for Children* Runalong! promotes exercise, goal-setting, and positive family fun. Thursday, August 4 at 10 am This…

Master Singers of Worcester

 Shrewsbury, Massachusetts – Sing a Master Work with the Master Singers of Worcester! Brahms’ Requiem – a “Summer Sing” open to all choral singers (and anyone who’d like to listen)! Date:           …

Shrewsbury Wears Orange

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – Iconic locations around Shrewsbury will be illuminated with orange on Thursday, June 2, as part of the nationwide #WearOrange campaign marking National Gun Violence Awareness…

Completion of Eleventh Season of Sunday Hours at Shrewsbury Public

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – The Trustees of the Shrewsbury Public Library announce the completion of the 2016 Sunday Library Season. Thanks to the contributions of generous individuals, businesses and…

The Shrewsbury, Grand Marshal Nomination Deadline is Fast Approaching!

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – Know someone who shows their pride for our community and deserves to be recognized?  Nominate the person for the festival’s Grand Marshal. The Spirit of Shrewsbury Fall…

Shrewsbury Police Arrest Suspect for B&E’s and Pursuit

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – On Monday, May 16th 2016 at 5:52 pm, Shrewsbury Police responded to a residence, on Balsam Circle, for a suspicious male in the rear of…

The Home Depot Partners with Parker Road Preschool to Expand Outdoor Garden Classroom

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – WHAT:  On Saturday, April 30, more than 15 area Home Depot associates will partner with community volunteers expand the Parker Road Preschool garden classroom. The Shrewsbury Home…

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Unibank – Grand Opening of Shrewsbury Branch

Unibank – Grand Opening of Shrewsbury Branch

Shrewsbury, MA – UniBank is pleased to announce that it has opened its newest full-service…

Officer Tarentino Honored at State House Awarded Highest and Most Prestigious Bravery Award

Officer Tarentino Honored at State House Awarded Highest and Most Prestigious Bravery Award

BOSTON — Senator Michael O. Moore (D-Millbury) and Representative Paul K. Frost (R-Auburn) welcomed the…

Central One donates $20,000 to Shrewsbury High School Athletics

Central One donates $20,000 to Shrewsbury High School Athletics

Shrewsbury, MA, Sep 27, 2017 – Central One Federal Credit Union presented students and staff at…

Public invited to Lakeway Commons Grand Opening and Spags Memorial Plaque Unveiling

Public invited to Lakeway Commons Grand Opening and Spags Memorial Plaque Unveiling

Shrewsbury, MA – Grossman Development Group (GDG) and UniBank would like to invite the community…

Rep. Kane Announces October Office Hours in District

Rep. Kane Announces October Office Hours in District

Shrewsbury, MA – Representative Hannah Kane, of the 11th Worcester District, will be holding Office Hours…

Well-known Assabet Valley Chambersingers will perform at the Church of the Nativity Community Fall Festival

Well-known Assabet Valley Chambersingers  will perform at the Church of the Nativity Community Fall Festival

Northborough, September 14, 2017: The Assabet Valley Chambersingers will perform at 1pm during the Church…

Greater Worcester Community Foundation Now Accepting Applications for Mary B. Grogan Fund for Youth

Greater Worcester Community Foundation Now Accepting Applications for Mary B. Grogan Fund for Youth

Worcester, MA — September 18, 2017) The Greater Worcester Community Foundation is currently accepting grant…

Gorgas Interns for Senator Diehl

Gorgas Interns for Senator Diehl

Shrewsbury, MA –  Representative Geoff Diehl, candidate for U.S. Senate, announced that Shrewsbury resident Jackson Gorgas…

Shrewsbury Library Programs for October

Shrewsbury Library Programs for October

Shrewsbury, MA – We have a number of recreational, cultural, informative, and technology-related adult programs…

“Let your spirit serve” fundraiser donates $11,500 to Veterans Inc

Shrewsbury- State Representative Hannah Kane recently hosted a community fundraiser which raised $11,500 to support…

Game of Thrones – Live Concert Experience

Game of Thrones – Live Concert Experience

Shrewsbury, MA – Using State of the Art Technology, Game of Thrones® Composer Ramin Djawadi…

Shrewsbury’s Craig Colonero Named Sales and Marketing Director

Shrewsbury’s Craig Colonero Named Sales and Marketing Director

Shrewsbury, MA (September 26, 2017) – T. Conrad Wetterau, President and Chief Executive Officer of Quality…

Spirit of Shrewsbury Fall Festival

Spirit of Shrewsbury Fall Festival

Shrewsbury, MA – The Spirit Of Shrewsbury Fall Festival 2017 celebrates the history and culture…

Shrewsbury Resident Appointed to Asian American Commission

Shrewsbury Resident Appointed to Asian American Commission

Shrewsbury, Massachusetts – Senator Michael O. Moore (D-Millbury) announced that Shrewsbury resident Jonjy Ananth was…

McCluskey Named Sales and Marketing Director at The Residences at Orchard Grove

McCluskey Named Sales and Marketing Director at The Residences at Orchard Grove

Shrewsbury, Massachusetts – LCB Senior Living, LLC (www.lcbseniorliving.com), owner and operator of The Residence at Orchard…

Sen. Moore Receives Top Marks for Environmental Voting Record

Sen. Moore Receives Top Marks for Environmental Voting Record

Shrewsbury, Massachusetts – The Mass Audubon recently issued its “2015-2016 Report Card” to inform citizens…

Total Wine & More opens new Shrewsbury Location

Total Wine & More opens new Shrewsbury Location

Shrewsbury, MA – February 23, 2017 – Total Wine & More, the nation’s largest independently…

Grants Awarded to Shrewsbury and Westborough Fire Safety Programs

Grants Awarded to Shrewsbury and Westborough Fire Safety Programs

Shrewsbury, Massachusetts – Rep. Hannah Kane is pleased to announce that grants for Fiscal Year 2017…

Rashid Shaikh throws his hat in the ring for the Selectman position in Shrewsbury

Rashid Shaikh throws his hat in the ring for the Selectman position in Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury, Massachusetts – “Shrewsbury is a growing town that has changing demography and unique set…

Shrewsbury Speech and Debate Program Honored

Shrewsbury Speech and Debate Program Honored

Shrewsbury, Massachusetts – Representative Kane and Senator Moore presented a joint resolution at Shrewsbury High School,…

Shrewsbury Youth Organization initiates new member

Shrewsbury Youth Organization initiates new member

Shrewsbury, Massachusetts – Shrewsbury, MA — Jesse Como was proudly initiated as a new member of…

Hollenback to run for Shrewsbury Selectman Seat

Hollenback to run for Shrewsbury Selectman Seat

Shrewsbury, Massachusetts – Missy (Melisa) Hollenback is running for one of two seats on the…

Beth Casavant Announces Candidacy for Shrewsbury Board of Selectmen

Beth Casavant Announces Candidacy for Shrewsbury Board of Selectmen

Shrewsbury, MA- Beth Casavant has announced that she will run for the Board of Selectmen…

Music Worcester Announcement

Music Worcester Announcement

Shrewsbury, Massachusetts – Music Worcester is proud to present The National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine…

Saint Mary School, Shrewsbury – Open House and Registration

Saint Mary School, Shrewsbury – Open House and Registration

Shrewsbury, Massachusetts – Saint Mary School in Shrewsbury will host our Open House and Registration…

Shrewsbury Listings

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

On Pause: An Ode to My Grandfather

On Pause: An Ode to My Grandfather

Shrewsbury, Massachusetts- It’s the summer of 2013 and I am watching Notorious, the 1946 Hitchcock classic featuring espionage, romance, and that long staircase scene. My grandfather sits…

Movie Review: Selma

Movie Review: Selma

Shrewsbury, Massachusetts- It seems surprising that the first theatrical biopic chronicling the work and times of Martin Luther King is just making its way to the world.…

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…

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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…

Even More Events

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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Can one Free Report change your view of Massachusetts real estate forever?

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Mark your calendars for Shrewsbury’s 10th annual 9/11 Candlelight Vigil

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Another tragic loss for all of Shrewsbury, as an accident claims the life of Andy Reese

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Welcome to the first edition of the new Shrewsbury Lantern!

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