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Shrewsbury Planning Board holds public hearings on two new projects

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – The Planning Board discussed two new projects at its Jan 7 meeting – a facility for rehabilitating stroke...

Gordon to retire from Shrewsbury Planning Board

Planning Board Chair Steven Boulay announced at the board’s Jan. 7 meeting that longtime member Melvin P. Gordon, was retiring from the board after 25 years of service. Gordon’s term is set to expire on June 30, 2021. As such, his retirement has created a vacancy that needs to be filled.

Shrewsbury Parks & Recreation offers winter fun programs

Shrewsbury – Do you want to build a snowman?  Who doesn’t? The Parks & Recreation Department is planning an event for families to do...
Boch property on Route 9 in Shrewsbury

Boch automotive dealership expands operations into Shrewsbury

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury — News broke just before the New Year holiday that more than 25 acres along Route 9 westbound...
Shrewsbury Town Clerk Sandra Wright

Shrewsbury Town Clerk set to retire in February

Wright to retire after 34 years in town government By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter   Shrewsbury – After 34 years in town government, 11 of...
Shrewsbury Police Officer Mike McGinnis

Shrewsbury police offficer receives hero escort as he embarks on retirement

By Melanie Petrucci, Senor Community Reporter Shrewsbury – After a 30-year career in law enforcement, largely serving the town of Shrewsbury, Officer Mike McGinnis served his...

Shrewsbury High student sells cookies and blankets to help homeless dogs

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – Kate Calderwood, a Shrewsbury High School junior, has used her marketing skills and love for dogs in...

Mizikar reviews Shrewsbury COVID-19 news; CARES Act  

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury - On Dec. 21 Congress passed a $900 billion-dollar COVID-19 Relief Bill that included extending the deadline for municipalities...

Shrewsbury Indian American group donates over 2500 pounds of food

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter  Shrewsbury – The sun shone bright on Dec. 11 when roughly 20 volunteers from Shrewsbury’s Shaakha, an Indian community...

Shrewsbury now has a possible COVID-19 case traced to in school exposure

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – As Shrewsbury continues to be designated a red high-risk community by the state, Dr. Joseph Sawyer, school superintendent...