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Shrewsbury native receives honor for social policy work

Both of Chet Jakubiak's grandfathers were involved with labor unions. They fought for worker rights because they believed it helped people. Their activism molded Jakubiak's thinking.

Shrewsbury's Beaton reflects on first few months as state representative

Since he was sworn in as a state representative Jan. 5, Matthew Beaton has been a busy man.

LETTER: Shrewsbury resident endorses DePalo

To the Editor, It has been my pleasure to know Moe DePalo for many years, professionally, personally and through Shrewsbury Town Government. Moe's ...

Shrewsbury selectmen approve 7 percent rise in health care

By Bonnie Adams Government Editor Shrewsbury – The Board of Selectmen approveda7percentincrease in health care premiums for fiscal year (FY) 2012 for all...

Shrewsbury Library presents a crowd pleaser

Shrewsbury - Young readers are entertained by comic mime Robert Rivest in "Literacy Alive," presented March 12 at the Shrewsbury Public Library....

Rev. William W. McGovern, 93

Shrewsbury - Rev. William W. McGovern, 93, died Tuesday April 5, 2011 at St. Vincent Hospital in Worcester. Born in Worcester, the son...

Vito W. Yankus, 81

Shrewsbury - Vito W. "Bill" Yankus, 81, died Thursday March 31, 2011 in Knollwood Nursing Center in West Boylston. He leaves his wife of...

Athlete of the Week: Jessica Mushinsky

Shewsbury High School senior Jessica Mushinsky is one of only 21 female gymnasts to be named to the Massachusetts All Star Select Gymnastics Team that will travel to Ft. Myers, Fla., in May for a national competition that will showcase the best of the best.

Local swimmers among top performers at championship meets

Shrewsbury - Jordan Ross, 13, of Shrewsbury was among 60 members of the Bluefish Swim Club to qualify for and compete at...

St. John's Prep takes State Championship

Shrewsbury - (Left) St. John's High School senior forward Richard Rodgers (#24, center) goes airborne over St. John's Preparatory School junior guard...