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Monday, March 25, 2019

Update – Shrewsbury Olympians lose close game to Great Britain, 26-20 in Abu Dhabi

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...
Abigail Blanchard with her mother Megan and younger sister Katie Photo/submitted

Shrewsbury couple plans fundraiser for granddaughter with alopecia

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – Losing one’s hair can be devastating, no matter what the cause. When it is a child that...

Alex D. Stolicny, 24, of Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury - Alex D. Stolicny, of Shrewsbury, passed away June 20, 2018 from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident. Alex was born and raised in...

Local rock band’s new popularity is 51 years in the making

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – The core members of the Shrewsbury-based band Dark Horse have been together for 51 years. Now, after years...

Edgemere Drive-in on course for 2018 redevelopment

Shrewsbury – Recent speculation that the Market Basket redevelopment project of the Edgemere Drive-in, located on Route 20 in Shrewsbury, is going to happen sooner rather than later and without the public’s input, has some folks on “edge”. The Market Basket supermarket is the proposed anchor of a 120,000 square-foot mixed-use, retail and residential project to be located on Hartford Turnpike.  Kristen D. Las, Shrewsbury’s assistant town manager and economic development coordinator, recently shared an update on the project.

A Christmas wish fulfilled

Submitted by Paul Tomashefsky Shrewsbury - On December 15, 2016, our son Jonathan was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. He was 17 years old, and...

Shrewsbury High School to present ‘Seussical the Musical’

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community reporter Shrewsbury – It’s been 10 years since Shrewsbury High School’s Performing Arts Department has presented “Seussical the Musical” and they...
SHS students Zachary St. Pierre and Phoebe Gullion with Faculty Advisor Pamela LeBlanc Photo/Melanie Petrucci

Shrewsbury high school art students unveil powerful art exhibit

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – An art installation constructed by members of the National Art Honor Society (NAHS) is currently on display...

Marine surprises siblings at their school

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury - The Mystery Reader program is regularly held through-out the school year at the Walter J. Paton Elementary School....

Shrewsbury Police investigating report of ‘suspicious man’

Shrewsbury – The Shrewsbury Police Department released this statement this afternoon: On Wednesday February 14, 2018 at approximately 6:02 p.m. the Shrewsbury Police took a...

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‘Rockin’ Encore’ to raise funds for Shrewsbury schools’ music and theater...

Shrewsbury – The Shrewsbury Schools Music/Theater Association (SSMA) will host the third annual spring fundraising event “Rockin’ Encore” Saturday, March 30, at the Scandinavian...