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Shrewsbury bicyclist injured in car crash

September 29th, 2013

Shrewsbury – The Shrewsbury Police Department issued this statement this evening:

On Sunday, September 29th, 2013, at 2:23 pm Shrewsbury Police responded to Main Street at Main Circle for a report of motor vehicle accident involving a bicyclist.

Shrewsbury is in the 'spirit’

September 28th, 2013

Shrewsbury – Hundreds of people of all ages attended the Spirit of Shrewsbury Fall Festival Town Expo Sept. 28. The expo, which was one of the highlights of the weekend long festival, featured dozens of vendors, crafters, nonprofit organizations and local businesses. Here are some photos from the day, many featuring the Community Advocate's mascot, […]

Central One Federal Credit Union president and CEO receives award

September 28th, 2013

Shrewsbury – David A. L”Ecuyer, the president and CEO of Central One Federal Credit Union, has been honored by Bankers and Tradesman with the 2013 Credit Union Heroes Award for outstanding contributions to the credit union industry. The award honors individuals who have made a widely recognized and significant contribution in advancing the credit union […]

Small strokes, limitless results

September 27th, 2013

Region – Zentangle is an easy-to-learn, relaxing, and fun way to create beautiful images by drawing structured patterns. The creators of this art form, Rick Roberts and Maria Thomas, recently held a workshop organized by the Westborough Library at the Mill Pond School.

Mountain View Cemetery fall clean up

September 27th, 2013

Shrewsbury – The Town of Shrewsbury Cemetery Department requests that all lot owners remove all flowers, plantings, flags, and decorations from flower beds and monuments at Mountain View Cemetery by Thursday, Oct. 10, in order to facilitate the fall clean up. The cemetery staff will remove and dispose of any items that remain after that […]

Shrewsbury fall yard waste pick-up schedule

September 27th, 2013

Shrewsbury – The Shrewsbury Health Department will begin its Fall Yard Waste Pick-up Program to collect leaves, grass and yard waste.There will be four opportunities to have curb-side pick-up on residents” regular rubbish collection day during the following weeks: Oct. 21-25; Nov. 4-8; Nov. 18-22; and Dec. 2-6. Yard waste must be in the 30 […]

Post hardship, family from France adjusts well to new life in Shrewsbury

September 27th, 2013

Shrewsbury??”Fabien Pesquet was living in his hometown of Limoges, France, in 2010, making a lengthy commute to his research and development job for Albany International when he faced a rare choice. The company's U.S. manager asked Pesquet to transfer to their facility in Wisconsin. Employment opportunities in his field were scarce near Limoges, and Pesquet had to weigh options. He thought the offer was a great career opportunity and terrific chance for his toddler-aged son to have English emergence. But his wife, Sophie, was ambivalent.

Local woman combines love of gardening with nourishing others

September 27th, 2013

Marlborough – According to the United Way of Tri-County's website, more than 50 million Americans don’t have dependable, consistent resources of healthy and nutritious foods. The Plant-a-Row for Hungry Program at the United Way of Tri-County's Marlborough Community Cupboard is a unique program aimed at changing hunger statistics. The program is a people-helping-people initiative to provide hungry families with fresh, nutritious produce. Community members are encouraged to donate their surplus garden produce to help feed those in need.

Artist Guild hosts spooky graphic novelist Bret Herholz

September 27th, 2013

Shrewsbury – Graphic novelist and illustrator Bret Herholz will be the guest speaker for the Artist Guild of Shrewsbury Monday, Oct. 7, at 7 p.m. The event will be held in the community room of Southgate Living Center, 30 Julio Drive. Bret has created illustrations for The Mystery Review, The Berkeley Fiction Review, Dark Horizons […]

Shrewsbury Library hosts marriage counselor, genealogy workshop

September 27th, 2013

Shrewsbury – The Shrewsbury Public Library, 609 Main St., will be hosting two free events in early October. On Saturday, Oct. 5, Dr. Susanna O”Hara, a local practicing psychologist and author of a new book, “Love and Marriage for a Lifetime: How to Get It, How to Keep It” will be speaking at 2 p.m. […]

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