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Thank you from the Bruce Family

To the Editor, Words cannot express…. When our beloved Matt was taken from us much too soon, those were the words we heard from countless friends,...
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Vote for Samia for Shrewsbury Selectman

Dear Shrewsbury Voter, It is a great honor and privilege to endorse John Samia for a seat on the Board of Selectmen in Shrewsbury.  As...

Letter to Editor: Palitsch represents all residents of his district

To the Editor: Jason Palitsch’s candidacy for state representative in Worcester’s 11th District is a long awaited answer to benign leadership. Jason’s proven leadership,...

Letter to the editor: Thank you to Shrewsbury residents from GLC

To the Editor: The Gymnastics Learning Center opened for business in Shrewsbury more than 30 years ago in 1983. During the past three decades, we...

Oh, that sinking feeling

When President Barack Obama touched down at the Marlboro Airport in April 2010 to view local flood damage, excitement quickly turned to dismay for...

Letter to Editor: Kane has a ‘get-it-done attitude’

To the Editor: Hannah Kane's endless energy, first-hand knowledge, practical experience, and get-it-done attitude are just what we need to represent the interests of Shrewsbury...

Next assignment…summer fun

Region - With the warm weather finally making its arrival, teachers and kids alike are more than ready to finish out the school year...
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Vote for Moe Depalo for Shrewsbury BOS

To the Editor:  In these difficult times, it’s critical to have stable and reliable leadership. We in Shrewsbury are fortunate to have such a leader...

It is easy being green

Marlborough – When the Marlborough City Council meets for their bi-weekly meetings, they can have at times up to 200 pages of written documentation for review. That can result in almost 2,000 pages being printed out for each meeting. To help reduce that cost, City Councilor Matt Elder has suggested that the council use electronic technology such as smartphones and tablets and websites such as Google Drive and Dropbox instead.

Physician Focus: Violence and Mental Illness

The names bring unwanted reminders: Newtown, Aurora, Virginia Tech, Fort Hood, Columbine, Washington Navy Yard. These are places associated with some of the most recent and deadliest mass shootings in United States history. Violent incidents such as these never fail to shock the nation and shake our national conscience.