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Friday, September 21, 2018

Local counselors reflect on National Suicide Prevention Month

By Lori Berkey, Contributing Writer Region – September is an exciting month as kids go back to school or away to college. It can also...
Andrea Castinetti with Worcester County District Attorney Joe Early Jr. Photo/courtesy Andrea Castinetti

Kindness ‘rocks’ at first ‘Picnic in the Park’ held in Shrewsbury

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – The mood was celebratory the afternoon of Aug. 26 at Dean Park in Shrewsbury as hundreds of...
Matthew J. Armenti from UniBank’s Officer/Relationship Branch Manager (l) and Tiffany Ostrander, Coolidge School Principal Photo/Melanie Petrucci

UniBank demonstrates giving through ‘Random Acts of Kindness’

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – Matthew J. Armenti, an officer/relationship branch Manager from the Shrewsbury branch of UniBank, dropped by the Calvin...
Grahitha Sandeep, 6, and her sister Vijetha Sandeep, 2-1/2, have fun with movie costumes. Photos Melanie Petrucci

Families enjoy SELCO’s outdoor movie night

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – Wednesday, Aug. 22, began with rain, rain and more rain but by the time evening rolled around,...

‘Picnic in the Park’ is planned to promote diversity, acceptance and love

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – Maya Terrades recently had a birthday party. She invited a group of “friends” who said they would come....

Sheriff Lew Evangelidis hosts eighth annual Senior Picnic in Shrewsbury

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury - Worcester County Sheriff Lew Evangelidis presided over the Sheriff’s Annual Senior Picnic Aug. 18 at the Scandinavian...

Shrewsbury Farmers Market offers variety of local produce and more

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – The Shrewsbury’s Farmers Market will be held every Wednesday, 2:30 – 6:30 p.m. through Sept. 26 at the Senior Center parking lot, 98...

Shrewsbury officials announce reorganization and promotions

Shrewsbury – The town of Shrewsbury is making organizational changes to improve operations and services to residents. In a press release from Town Manager...

Car and boat shows to launch a month of ‘Spirit of Shrewsbury’ festivities

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury –In just a little over a month, the community will gather for the annual Spirit of Shrewsbury Fall...
Debbie Mayo. Photo/Maya Pandey

Shrewsbury Library’s Mayo celebrates 30th year anniversary

By Maya Pandey, Contributing Writer Shrewsbury – For Debbie “Deb” Mayo, Aug. 8, 2018 was an important date. For that day marked 30 years that...
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