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Shrewsbury notes COVID-19 cases in schools

By Laura Hayes, Senior Community Reporter SHREWSBURY - There have been 17 cases of COVID-19 among Shrewsbury Public Schools staff and students since the start...

Shrewsbury police log, Sept. 17 edtion

Shrewsbury Thursday, Sept. 2 8:52 a.m. Hartford Tpke. Road hazard – trees/wires/debris. 12:14 p.m. Hartford Tpke. Preserve the peace. 3:01 p.m. Westwood Rd. Larceny. 3:12 p.m. South Quinsigamond. Identity...
An outdoor dining area sits outside of Burton’s Grill and Bar in Shrewsbury. Photo/Laura Hayes

Changes to outdoor dining process could be on Shrewsbury Town Meeting warrant

By Laura Hayes, Senior Community Reporter SHREWSBURY – Voters may soon decide whether to allow outdoor dining in more Shrewsbury zoning districts as town officials...
Jean M. Rinker

Jean M. Rinker, 72, of Grafton and Shrewsbury

Grafton/Shrewsbury - Jean M. (Bergenholtz) Rinker, 72, passed away peacefully with her adoring family close on Sept. 8, 2021. She leaves her husband, Maynard Rinker;...

State police ID man killed in fatal crash in Shrewsbury

By Laura Hayes, Senior Community Reporter SHREWSBURY - A Stow man was killed in a fatal accident at about 8:23 p.m. in Shrewsbury on Sept....

Shrewsbury COA plans ‘REquipment’ demo Sept. 24

SHREWSBURY - The Shrewsbury Council on Aging is inviting community members to learn more about a unique way to get needed durable medical equipment...
Matteo J. Dell’Erba

Matteo J. Dell’Erba, 92, of Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury - Matteo J. Dell’Erba, 92, of Shrewsbury, formerly of Worcester, passed away on Sept. 8, 2021, at St. Vincent’s Hospital. Matteo was born...

Shrewsbury police log, Sept. 10 edition

Shrewsbury Thursday, Aug. 26 11:08 a.m. Hapgood Way. B&E residential. 1:54 p.m. North Quinsigamond. Dispute. 2:47 p.m. O’Donnell Ave. Animal complaint. 5:36 p.m. Grafton/Lake Sts. Road hazard – trees/wires/debris. 9:17...
Superintendent Joseph Sawyer fist bumps a student.

Shrewsbury’s new Beal school officially welcomes students

By Laura Hayes, Senior Community Reporter SHREWSBURY – Applause and cheers filled the entrances of the new Maj. Howard W. Beal Elementary School as school...
Orion Coffin tosses a ring around a cone. (Photo/Laura Hayes

Community celebrates during the Shrewsbury Summer Festival

By Laura Hayes, Senior Community Reporter SHREWSBURY – It was a warm and sunny day — perfect for a festival. So, Shrewsbury residents flocked to...