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At Home store coming to Route 9 in Shrewsbury

SHREWSBURY – The home decor store At Home is coming to Shrewsbury.  Shrewsbury Assistant Town Manager Kristen Las confirmed that news in an email to...

Former Christmas Tree Shops location may become trampoline park

Developers had filed permit requests to construct a trampoline park in Olde Shrewsbury Village, which used to be the Christmas Tree Shops.

Shrewsbury Select Board approves licenses for four new businesses

The approvals include Market Basket’s in-store café, Halal Guys, NOLA Cajun Kitchen and Broken Creek Vineyard.

‘A bittersweet moment’: Edgemere Diner leaves its Shrewsbury home

Shrewsbury’s Edgemere Diner is on the move. It’s not going far, at least for the time being, however, moving to Grafton.
Ramiro Torres stands with his ex-wife Sandie and his wife Nicole, who is planning to run the Boston Marathon for Sandie.

Shrewsbury resident to run Boston Marathon for husband’s ex-wife

By Dakota Antelman, Managing Editor SHREWSBURY - Nicole Torres is planning to run the Boston Marathon on behalf of her husband’s ex-wife, Sandie Rossini. A Shrewsbury...

Shrewsbury targets Christmas Tree Shops parcel for MBTA zoning

Director of Planning and Economic Development Christopher McGoldrick outlined where Shrewsbury is planning to place the town’s MBTA zoning.

Shrewsbury local and baseball legend is new Worcester Bravehearts owner

If it’s not family, it’s business. If it’s not business, it’s baseball. And if it’s none of those three, it’s not Frank Vaccaro.

Shrewsbury, Grafton review proposed 845,500-SF UPS warehouse

The Shrewsbury and Grafton Planning Boards held a joint hearing to review the plans for a proposed UPS warehouse and distribution facility.

UPDATE: DA identifies Shrewsbury woman found dead alongside daughter, March 19

By Dakota Antelman, Managing Editor UPDATE: The woman found dead alongside her daughter in Shrewsbury, March 19, has been identified. Shrewsbury Police, meanwhile, have reiterated...

Body recovered following Lake Quinsigamond search

According to the Worcester Fire Department, the body was recovered by department divers on Jan. 3 following a search of Lake Quinsigamond. 

Shrewsbury woman dies as a result of bus crash

A Shrewsbury woman has died following a crash involving a school bus on Sept. 15 at the intersection of South Quinsigamond and May Street.

UPDATE: Shrewsbury residents call on selectmen to ‘stop the Beal deal’

Residents are collecting signatures for a petition to halt negotiations with developers, noting concerns about transparency. 
A blue, pay-as-you-throw trash bag sits at the end of a driveway on Brook Street in Shrewsbury. The town has recently faced a shortage of the trash bags. Photo/Laura Hayes

Shrewsbury to change trash hauler

The town has chosen Casella Waste Management of Massachusetts as the new waste and recycling hauler for fiscal 2025.

Shrewsbury’s Rainbow Motel demolished

The Rainbow Motel was once a line of about a dozen once-colorful, small, individually-built lodges located off of Route 20.

Starbucks, Clinton Savings Bank coming to Shrewsbury’s Edgemere Crossing

A Starbucks and a Clinton Savings Bank are coming to the new Edgemere Crossing at Flint Pond in Shrewsbury. 

Shrewsbury man charged with multiple counts related to firearms, drugs

Shrewsbury – Police Chief Kevin Anderson released this statement this evening: On Tuesday, August 18, 2020, at about 5:20 PM, the Shrewsbury Police Department, while...

Edgemere Diner car, sign up for auction

By Laura Hayes, Senior Community Reporter SHREWSBURY – The iconic Edgemere Diner car is headed to auction.  “We would really love a local buyer for this,”...

Opening date for Maple & Main announced

Maple & Main located at 557 Main St. in Shrewsbury will be run by Shrewsbury’s Reaching Independence through Supported Employment Program.

Shrewsbury student earns perfect score on SAT

Ashwin Sivagaminathan has achieved one of the country’s rarer academic feats. The Shrewsbury High School sophomore aced the SAT – scoring all 1600 available points.

McGovern Auto seeks to redevelop ‘run down’ site off Route 9 in Shrewsbury

A “run down” site on Route 9 in Shrewsbury may become the future home of a McGovern Auto Group collision center and fit up center.