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Shrewsbury STM approves solar facility at landfill

Shrewsbury - Approximately 350 residents braved wind, rain, and fallen branches to attend the Shrewsbury Special Town Meeting Oct. 30. A discussion was held regarding an article which asked residents to approve amending an existing waste and landfill operation agreement with Wheelabrator Millbury, Inc. (WMI). The article requested allowing the construction of a solar energy facility at the landfill located at 620 Hartford Turnpike as well as petitioning the Board of Appeals to issue a special permit for the facility. A discussion was held regarding an article which asked voters to approve amending an existing waste and landfill operation agreement with Wheelabrator Millbury, Inc. (WMI). The article requested allowing the construction of a solar energy facility at the landfill located at 620 Hartford Turnpike as well as petitioning the Board of Appeals to issue a special permit for the facility.

Selectmen approve FY 2019 health insurance rates and health savings account plan

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – Town Manager Kevin Mizikar presented new health insurance plans to the Board of Selectmen for their consideration at...

Shrewsbury selectmen oppose medical marijuana moratorium

Shrewsbury – The Shrewsbury Board of Selectmen voted unanimously Sept. 24 not to support a six-month moratorium on medical marijuana facilities. The moratorium was placed on a draft of the Oct. 21 Special Town Meeting warrant.

Janice B. Sklut, 76, of Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury - Our lovely wife and mother passed on to a better place Monday, Sept. 14, 2015, surrounded by family, at the Rose Monahan...

SSC presents check to Worcester County Food Bank

Shrewsbury – Last December, the Shrewsbury Social Club (SSC) partnered with students of Shrewsbury High School and local businesses Scizzors and SHARC to host...

Grace A. LoPriore, 90, of Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury - Grace A. (DiLeo) LoPriore, 90, of Shrewsbury, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2015, in Saint Vincent Hospital. Her husband of 43 years,...

Miller elected to chair of Shrewsbury Board of Selectmen

By K.B. Sherman, Community Reporter Shrewsbury - Moira Miller was elected chair of the Board of Selectmen at the board’s annual reorganization during its May...

Hearing for another troublesome dog in Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury - In what is becoming a common issue at the Shrewsbury Board of Selectmen's public hearings, selectmen heard another complaint about an allegedly troublesome dog March 11.

Edward W. O”Rourke Jr., 56

Shrewsbury - Edward W. O"Rourke Jr., 56, passed away Monday April 4, 2011 at UMass Hospital. He is survived by his loving wife...

George Jonaitis Jr., 89, of Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury - George Jonaitis Jr. of Shrewsbury, died Friday, Oct. 10, 2014. He was 89. Born Feb. 18, 1925 in Worcester, he was the son...

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Shrewsbury marks Veterans Day with remembrance at Beal School

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community reporter Shrewsbury – John Travers, Adjunct at the Ray Stone American Legion Post and Boy Scout Leader of Troop 4 in...