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Ready for summer with beach volleyball

Shrewsbury - Lauren Rudsit, 7, readies to serve the ball during the June 28 session of Beach Volleyball, one of many courses of the...

Shrewsbury issues heat advisory, cooling center open

Shrewsbury - As temperatures continue to soar this week, the Town of Shrewsbury Health Department and your local American Red Cross are urging people...

Beloved Shrewsbury custodian retires after 44 years

Shrewsbury - With the end of the recent school year came the end of a decades-long career in the Shrewsbury school system. In June, longtime and beloved custodian Robert LeDoux hung up his tools for the final time.

Shrewsbury couple reminisces about Peace Corps days

Shrewsbury – Back in the days of Camelot, John F. Kennedy wrote an executive order establishing the Peace Corps as a volunteer program with a three-part mission of providing technical assistance, helping people outside the United State understand American culture, and helping Americans understand other cultures.

Shrewsbury resident rides Big Green Bus – a ‘vehicle’ for change

Hannah Iaccarino, Shrewsbury resident and Dartmouth College student, is one of a 13-member crew spending summer vacation traveling across the country in the seventh annual Big Green Bus tour.

Shrewsbury Youth Soccer Boys team competes in state competition

Shrewsbury - The Shrewsbury Boys U12 Division 1 Soccer team capped off their regular season by defeating Uxbridge 5-1 in the Midland Area Youth...

Shrewsbury will not receive state library grant – yet

Shrewsbury will have to wait a bit longer for state grant monies for a projected library expansion. The town had hoped to receive monies...

Shrewsbury's Sherwood Middle School launches summer extension program

By Joan Goodchild Community Reporter Shrewsbury - Sherwood Middle School is finished with its 2010-2011 school year, but the building is still alive with students this...

Shrewsbury dance school student featured on national TV show

Shrewsbury - Like many kids, 18-year-old Deanna Tomasetta tried her hand at soccer and other sports as a child, but for some reason, nothing really appealed to her.

Shrewsbury resident donates more than just time

Shrewsbury - Days after a half-mile-wide tornado left behind a path of destruction in western Massachusetts, Beth Murray, manager of Shrewsbury Senior Center and a longtime Shrewsbury resident, received an e-mail from the town manager's office saying the town of Brimfield needed help.