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Athlete Spotlight – Peter Belbin

By Matt Dunn, Contributing Writer School: Shrewsbury High School Sport: Varsity Ice Hockey Class: Class of 2019 Shrewsbury – Peter Belbin, a captain of the Shrewsbury High...

Selectmen discuss process for recreational marijuana permitting

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury - After the April 23 Special Town Meeting at which retail recreational marijuana was approved by a narrow...

Shrewsbury Education Foundation hosts Annual Trivia Night

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – If it’s November it’s time for the Shrewsbury Education Foundation’s (SEF) Annual Trivia Night. This year’s event...
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...

‘Movie in the Park’ to be held in Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury – The movie "Despicable Me 3"will be shown Wed., Aug. 22 as part of “Movie in the Park” at Dean Park, 805 Main St.,...
The new SYFS offices

SYFS moves to larger offices to better serve the community

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury - Shrewsbury Youth & Family Services, Inc. (SYFS) is growing and relocated May 21 from within the Shrewsbury...

Moore and Kane to host Turkey Dinner in Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury – State Sen. Michael Moore (D-Millbury) and State Representative Hannah Kane (R-Shrewsbury) will host the annual Turkey Dinner for area seniors Friday, Nov....

Lake Quinsigamond Boat Parade celebrates year-round holidays

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer Region – With this year’s theme of holidays, the sights and sounds of several special occasions were celebrated Sept. 8...
Shrewsbury Town Manager Kevin Mizikar. Photo/Melanie Petrucci

Mizikar reflects on first year as Shrewsbury’s Town Manager

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury - It has been just about a year since Kevin Mizikar became Shrewsbury’s Town Manager, replacing Dan Morgado....
The proposed site for PharmaCannis’s Shrewsbury’s location. Photo/Melanie Petrucci

Shrewsbury’s second retail marijuana establishment gets green light

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – The Board of Selectmen unanimously approved, without discussion, at its Dec. 11 meeting, to move ahead with...
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