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Shrewsbury Newsletter

List of posts to be included in the Shrewsbury newsletter email.

Shrewsbury man leaves behind the keyboard for the kiln, cutter and glass

By Peg Lopata, Contributing writer Region - After a successful forty-year career in computer programming, John Hegarty has exchanged his keyboard for a glass cutter,...
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Shrewsbury School Committee adopts revised school calendar avoiding Rosh Hashana

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – Schools Superintendent Joseph Sawyer presented a revised 2021-2022 school calendar to the Shrewsbury School Committee, March 24.  Since...

Rep. Kane responds to Route 20 traffic concerns after school bus crash

Police reports shed light on incidents By Dakota Antelman, Managing Editor Shrewsbury – State Rep. Hannah Kane (R - Shrewsbury) reiterated her commitment to addressing traffic...

Bank robbery in Shrewsbury, suspect arrested

By Community Advocate Staff Shrewsbury - A man allegedly stole an undisclosed amount of money from a Shrewsbury TD Bank, April 6, police say.  At approximately...
Shrewsbury volleyball held off by Algonquin team

Algonquin Volleyball holds off Shrewsbury

By Jeff Slovin, Contributing Writer Northborough – The Algonquin Regional girls volleyball team defeated Shrewsbury 3-0 in a match April 1. After Algonquin won the first...
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Shrewsbury Board green lights $9.5 million dollar Prop. 2 ½ operational override

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – The Board of Selectmen unanimously voted March 26 to ask voters to approve a $9.5 million dollar Proposition...
The house on Shrewsbury’s Ladyslipper Dr. where police found a woman and her daughter dead last month sits behind a “children” sign.

Shrewsbury public schools react to recent tragedy with sympathy and support

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – The sudden deaths of a woman and her school-age daughter shocked Shrewsbury last month.  Hitting close to home for...

Shrewsbury High senior raises over $4,000 for mental health

By Laura Hayes, Contributing Writer Shrewsbury — Shrewsbury High School senior Kacie Conant has always known that she wanted to be a nurse. However, with the...
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Easter services in Shrewsbury are a go with “new normal” COVID accommodations

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – Christians around the globe are a month into the Lenten season, the second that has occurred during...

8 injured in Shrewsbury school bus crash

A school bus crashed into a tractor trailer, March 23, injuring eight people on Route 20. Seven of those eight individuals were students.