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Monday, March 25, 2019

A Day in the Life of Shrewsbury Public Library Director Ellen Dolan

Shrewsbury/Marlborough - Ellen Dolan, of Marlborough, genuinely loves helping people learn and has spent her life doing just that. From her early years as a page in the Marlborough Public Library, Dolan has since spent more than 40 years as a local librarian, first for 18 years in Marlborough, then as director of the West Boylston Public Library for 13 years, and now for 6 years in her current position as director of the Shrewsbury Public Library. As she explains, "I like to be able to assist people in meeting their goals and I think the library is a perfect place for that. People use it to improve their lives, to find enjoyment and pleasure, to connect with each other. So having a job where you get to facilitate all that is really rewarding everyday."

Shrewsbury Social Club donates supplies for Oak Middle School

Shrewsbury – The Shrewsbury Social Club (SSC) recently donated dozens of paper towels, tissues and bottles of hand sanitizer to the Oak Middle School.

George R. Harris, 80, of Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury - George R. "Bob" Harris, 80, of Shrewsbury, died unexpectedly Saturday, June 28, 2014 after being stricken at home. He is survived by his...

Catherine E. Hartman, 88, of Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury - Catherine E. (Doppman) Hartman, 88, of Shrewsbury, died Thursday, May 7, 2015, surrounded by her loving family, in Holy Trinity Eastern Orthodox...

Jack “o” lanterns pay tribute to beloved Shrewsbury resident

Shrewsbury - Friends and neighbors of Kevork "Kev" Tevekelian, who passed away Aug. 29 at age 47 after an eight-year battle with blood cancer,...

“No Show Ball” to raise funds for Boys & Girls Clubs

Region - The Boys & Girls Clubs of MetroWest invites you to support the "No Show Ball" by not attending. That's right. Go online...

Shrewsbury residents urge selectmen to consider override

Shrewsbury - An energized crowd filled all the seats and left many people standing against the wall and listening from the hallway at the March 12 meeting of the Shrewsbury Board of Selectmen.

Kane wins re-election to Shrewsbury Board of Selectmen

Shrewsbury – James Kane has won re-election to the Shrewsbury Board of Selectmen, defeating Benjamin Tartaglia Sr. in the May 5 Annual Town...

Shrewsbury’s Special Olympians arrive home to heroes’ welcome

Mens’ Basketball team won silver medal in World Games in Abu Dhabi By Melanie Petrucci Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – The Special Olympics USA Men's Basketball team...

Locals report military news, Feb. 3 edition

Region - Army Reserve Chief Warrant Officer 2 Denrick Mills has been decorated with the Army Achievement Medal. The medal is awarded to members of...

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Update – Shrewsbury Olympians lose close game to Great Britain, 26-20...

UPDATE -  Special Olympics USA lost a close game to Great Britain Wednesday morning 26-20. More details and photos to come. Abu Dhabi, United Arab...