62.7 F
Westborough, US
Thursday, September 20, 2018

Lebeaux laments loophole for legislature in Open Meeting Law

Shrewsbury - Selectman John Lebeaux obtained the Board of Selectmen's approval Feb. 7 to draft a letter to state Rep. Matthew Beaton, R- Shrewsbury, and state Sen. Michael Moore, D-Millbury, requesting the introduction of a bipartisan bill that would hold the state legislature accountable to the revamped Open Meeting Law that was adopted in 2009.

Young library patrons say, “Goodbye, Miss Linda!”

Shrewsbury – After 14 years at the Shrewsbury Public Library, Linda Johnson Dashnaw will retire as head of children's services. She recalled leading her last Children's Room Story Time the first day of school.

Community gearing up for Spirit of Shrewsbury Fall Festival

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – It’s September in Shrewsbury and that means folks are gearing up for the Spirit of Shrewsbury Fall...

Shrewsbury board discuss proposed demolition delay bylaw

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – The Historic Preservation Bylaw Committee met with the Board of Selectmen Dec. 12 to discuss a proposed...

Retiring educator continues sharing passion for musical theater

Completing a 35-year career in education, including 16 years as the Shrewsbury district director of music and drama, Bonnie Narcisi is retiring when this school year ends. But the final curtain hasn's been drawn yet for her musical theater productions.

“Stand Down” helps local veterans

Shrewsbury – Nonprofit Veterans Inc. hosted its eighth annual Stand Down June 14 and 15, a weekend event at Independence Hall where in-need and homeless veterans and their families receive services to improve their quality of life.

Holiday wreath ceremony pays tribute to veterans

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer Shrewsbury – The holiday season is traditionally a time to remember others with a gesture of appreciation. On a...

Biking and mixing to benefit Best Buddies Challenge

Shrewsbury – Zack Daniels, marketing manager based at the main office of Central One Federal Credit Union in Shrewsbury, is preparing for the 100-mile bicycle route from Boston to Hyannis Port for the 15th annual Best Buddies Challenge. The key word for him is "challenge." "I hadn's ridden a bicycle since 2000," he shared. "This is going to be a huge undertaking for me."

Ernest P. Belanger, 53, of Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury - Ernest P. Belanger, 53, of Shrewsbury, passed away Monday, Dec. 1, 2014 in Saint Vincent Hospital, after a very brave battle with...

Happy May Day!

Shrewsbury - Kim Barrett and her daughter, Ella, 4, get creative together at a May Basket Workshop, held May 1 at the Shrewsbury Public...

Weather in Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury, US
broken clouds
64.6 ° F
66 °
62.1 °
72 %
0.9mph
75 %
Thu
69 °
Fri
68 °
Sat
69 °
Sun
68 °
Mon
57 °

Popular Shrewsbury Stories

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...