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Asian Longhorned Beetles found in trees on Bryant Avenue, Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury - The Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) and the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) has...

Shrewsbury library vote fails

Shrewsbury - Voters in the Oct. 18 special election rejected a measure to approve a temporary debt exclusion and accept a state grant for...

Joseph DeMaria Scholarship golf event celebrates final year

Shrewsbury - When Joseph M. DeMaria passed away in 2001, his family knew they wanted to find a way to keep his legacy alive in the town of Shrewsbury, his hometown for his entire 63 years of life.

Shrewsbury skater qualifies for national competition

Shrewsbury - Kirsten Sjogren of Shrewsbury has qualified to compete in the 2011 USFSA National Solo Ice Dancing Championships. She earned her invitation by placing...

Shine a Light on Lung Cancer Vigil Nov. 3 in Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury - Thursday, Nov. 3, starting at 6:30 p.m., the community is invited to participate in the Shine a Light on Lung Cancer Vigil...

Shrewsbury HS field hockey takes aim

Shrewsbury - Shrewsbury High School's (SHS) Alanna Maniatis (#22) launches the corner against Fitchburg High School (FHS). Maniatis scored one of the four SHS...

Shrewsbury HS girl's soccer keeps up its winning ways

Shrewsbury - Shrewsbury High School's (SHS) Jessica Morana (#16, left) gets ready to shoot on goal as North Middlesex Regional High School's (NMRHS) Tara...

St. Mary Family Festival in Shrewsbury features family fun

Shrewsbury - Jeffrey Swenson, 10, plays on the Sports Challenge inflatable at the annual St. Mary Family Festival, held Sept. 16 to 18 on...

Shrewsbury's Burns Bridge design close to being finalized

Shrewsbury - The design for the new Kenneth F. Burns Bridge, which will replace the current structure, is close to being finalized and, if all goes according to plan, the actual construction will start in May 2012.

Shrewsbury health teacher helps kids understand warning signs

Shrewsbury - Kim Nikula spends a six-week rotation with every student at Oak Middle School. As the school's only health teacher, the way she teaches is a lesson itself. She shows students respect. She listens to what they say. She lets them know what she wants from them. She sets clear ground rules.