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  1. Shrewsbury: Foam & textile recycling at Floral Street SchoolRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Community Advocate Newspaper

    A foam & textile recycling event will be hosted by the Floral Street PTO, Shrewsbury Girl Scout Troop 30331, and Shrewsbury Recycles Saturday, Jan. 10, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Floral Street School, 57 Floral St. All towns are welcome to participate.

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  2. Shrewsbury police log, Dec. 19 editionRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Community Advocate Newspaper

    B, North Grafton, for operating MV with registration suspended/revoked, uninsured MV/trailer, operating MV with license suspended/revoked, false name to police, warrant. 11:16 p.m. Arrested, Dalton Bertolo Jenkins, 20, of 30 Prentice St., Apt.

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  3. Shrewsbury council awards cultural grantsRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | Community Advocate Newspaper

    The Shrewsbury Cultural Council has announced the award of 17 grants totaling $7,441 to help support a variety of cultural programs offered locally during 2015. Eight grants received total funding and nine received partial funding due to the limited funds available to the SCC.

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  4. Shrewsbury honors veterans with wreath ceremonyRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | Community Advocate Newspaper

    On a cold and windy Saturday morning, members of the Victor Quaranta American Legion Post 397 placed seven wreaths representing the branches of the military on graves located in the Veterans' Lot in the Mountain View Cemetery Dec. 13. The wreaths were donated by the national nonprofit organization, Wreaths Across America , which coordinates wreath laying ceremonies on veterans graves on a specified Saturday in December. The biggest wreath laying takes place at Arlington National Ceremony.

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  5. 'Wreaths Across America Day' to be held in Shrewsbury tomorrowRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | Community Advocate Newspaper

    American Legion Post #397 will sponsor a "Wreaths Across America Day" ceremony at Mountain View Cemetery, Boylston Street, Shrewsbury Saturday, Dec. 13 at 11 a.m. Seven wreaths representing the branches of the military will be placed at the Veterans' Lot, located inside section 11, inside the main gate. All are welcome to attend.

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  6. Shrewsbury honored as a 'Purple Heart Community'Read the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | Community Advocate Newspaper

    Shrewsbury - The Shrewsbury Board of Selectmen accepted an award during its Dec. 9 meeting on behalf of the town recognizing it as a "Purple Heart Community." The Purple Heart is awarded to any member of the U.S. Armed Forces that has been wounded or died as a result of a wound in battle.

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  7. Edwin B. "Ted" Coghlin, Jr., 79, noted businessman, community leader and philanthropistRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | Community Advocate Newspaper

    Edwin B. "Ted" Coghlin, Jr., 79, noted businessman, community leader and philanthropist died Dec. 10 after a fall at his home. Coghlin was born, raised and educated in Worcester and graduated from Classical High School and then Worcester Polytechnic Institute in 1956.

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  8. Robert A. Connors, 90, of ShrewsburyRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | Community Advocate Newspaper

    Bob leaves his wife and best friend, Mary M. Connors, and many nieces and nephew throughout the country. He was predeceased by several of his siblings.

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  9. Ted Coghlin Jr., 79, of ShrewsburyRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | Community Advocate Newspaper

    Edwin B. "Ted" Coghlin Jr., 79, of Shrewsbury, longtime community leader, businessman, philanthropist, husband, father and friend, died Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2014 at UMass-Memorial Medical Center in Worcester. Calling hours are Sunday, Dec. 14, from 1-5 p.m., in St. John's High School, 378 Main St., Shrewsbury.

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  10. Challenger basketball a big hit in NorthboroughRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | Community Advocate Newspaper

    Basketballs slam against the hardwood floor. Kids yell with approval and clap their hands as a ball swishes through the net.

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  11. Public menorah lightings in Westborough and ShrewsburyRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | Community Advocate Newspaper

    Westborough/Shrewsbury - Chabad of Westborough will sponsor its annual Public Menorah Lighting and Chanukah Celebration at the Shrewsbury Town Common, Route 140 and Main Street, on the first night of Chanukah, Tuesday, Dec. 16, at 6:30 p.m., and at Westborough Center at the rotary, Sunday, Dec. 21, at 4 p.m. Delicious holiday refreshments will be available including, Chanukah gelt , doughnuts, and hot cocoa. Dreidels will also be given out.

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  12. William G. O'Brien Jr., 84Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | Community Advocate Newspaper

    William G. "Obie" O'Brien Jr, 84, of Shrewsbury, died in his home Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014, surrounded by his loving family.

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  13. Shrewsbury: Christmas Eve Masses at St. Anne's ChurchRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Community Advocate Newspaper

    Christmas Eve Masses at St. Anne's Church, 130 Boston Tpke., will be held Wednesday, Dec. 24, at 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. Christmas Day Masses will take place Thursday, Dec. 25, at 8 a.m. and 10 a.m. For more information, visit www.stannesparish.org or call the church at 508-757-5154.

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  14. Shrewsbury: First Congregational Church holds 'Hope for the New Year' serviceRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Community Advocate Newspaper

    First Congregational Church of Shrewsbury, 19 Church Rd., will hold a service of "Hope for the New Year' Sunday, Dec. 28, at 9:30 a.m. The service will feature music ministry interns.

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  15. Impressions of a veteranRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Community Advocate Newspaper

    Paul V. Harrington, a lifelong resident of Marlborough, is a U.S. Navy veteran who served in World War II. Recently he flew to Washington D.C. for the day as the guest of Honor Flight New England.

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  16. Northborough gymnast 'sparkles' in competitionRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Community Advocate Newspaper

    Northborough/Shrewsbury - Northborough gymnast Leanne Hart "is our little sunshine in the gym," said her coach Joe Latuga. "She is easy and fun to work with."

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  17. Iconic Edgemere Diner once again open for businessRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Community Advocate Newspaper

    It took a bit longer than they planned but Nov. 11 the new owners of the iconic Edgemere Diner were finally able to open their doors for business. Michael Novick and Stephen Colangelo have been friends since their kindergarten days growing up in Worcester.

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  18. Elaine D. DeMalia, 81Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Community Advocate Newspaper

    Elaine D. DeMalia, of Shrewsbury, died Monday, Dec. 8, 2014 in Rose Monahan Hospice Residence in Worcester. She was 81. Her husband, Andrew, died Oct. 19, 2012 and she was preceded in death by her brother, James Stavros, and Betty M. Borseth.

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  19. Shrewsbury: Police Patrolman's Local 426 hosts annual Fill the Wagon eventRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Community Advocate Newspaper

    The Shrewsbury Police Patrolman's Local 426 will be hosting its annual Fill the Wagon event Saturday, Dec. 13, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Shrewsbury Police Department, 106 Maple Ave. This year, the items will be donated to Saint Anne's Church to be distributed to local families in need.

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  20. Santa visits the Sumner HouseRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 7 | Community Advocate Newspaper

    Santa Claus made a special visit to the Sumner House Dec. 6. He arrived via a Shrewsbury fire engine to the delight of many children who were anxiously awaiting the chance to talk with him and tell him their holiday wishes. Elves Michael Chiampa, 13 of Shrewsbury, and sisters Alexia, 10, and Ariana Marzo, 8, of Boylston.

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