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Thanksgiving Food Drive – Volunteers Needed

Well here it is Halloween, and for many that means non-stop candy eating.  For me, Halloween means it’s time to start planning for our 16th annual Thanksgiving Food Drive.  …

Shrewsbury remains an island of health

Shrewsbury remains an island of health

SHREWSBURY – While surrounding communities have been experiencing record absences over the last few weeks – several over 30%, Shrewsbury student remain relatively healthy.  Even as word went out that…

Shrewsbury to honor our veterans

Shrewsbury to honor our veterans

SHREWSBURY – The community will honor veterans in several ceremonies and events in the days leading up to Veterans’ Day. As part of the kickoff to the Big Read Community…

Teaching positions saved by stimulus funds

Teaching positions saved by stimulus funds

The best symbol of the $787 billion federal stimulus program turns out not to be of a construction worker in a hard hat, but rather of a classroom teacher saved…

Tips for Halloween Safety

Tips for Halloween Safety

Halloween Health and Safety Tips For many people, autumn events like Halloween and Harvest Day are fun times to dress up in costumes, go trick-or-treating, attend parties, and eat yummy…

Daylight Savings time reminder

Daylight Savings time reminder

Just a reminder to everyone to set your clocks back one hour on Saturday night, as Daylight Savings Time ends.  While you’re enjoying the extra hours sleep make sure you…

Shrewsbury golfers take title from Algonquin

Shrewsbury golfers take title from Algonquin

SHREWSBURY – The Shrewsbury golf team won the Mid-Wach A title last week after holding off rival Algonquin in the final dual match of the season. The Colonials and Tomahawks…

Coolidge School Fair and Kids Craft Night

Coolidge School Fair and Kids Craft Night

Friday, November 6th from 6 pm – 8:30 pm The Coolidge School PTO is hosting a craft fair that will include crafters, independent consultants, and representatives from home based businesses…

Shrewsbury Home Depot damaged by fire

Shrewsbury Home Depot damaged by fire

SHREWSBURY –  An early morning two-alarm fire temporarily closed the Home Depot on Rte. 9 Monday and damaged merchandise at the national home improvement chain. Fire Captain Seth Colby said…

Shrewsbury Leaders of Tomorrow completes Halloween project

Shrewsbury Leaders of Tomorrow completes Halloween project

The Leaders of Tomorrow group at Oak Middle school has already gotten off to a phenomenal start for the 2009-2010 school year.  Today they completed their “Buy and Extra Bag”…