Wednesday, January 4, 2012
Scanner reports are saying a male fell from a ski lift.
Shrewsbury Patch is at Ski Ward where police and emergency crews are working at the scene of a possible fatal accident after a male reportedly fell out of a ski lift. Stay tuned for more updates as we get them.
Wednesday, December 28, 2011
Think PINK tonight by showing your support for Colonials Girls' Basketball.
Our weekday morning column, 5 Things You Need to Know, provides you with information that can help you plan your day and give you some fodder for water cooler conversations. 1. The Colonials for a Cure PINK Girl’s Basketball Game takes place tonight at 4pm at the Senior High School, 65 Holden St. The event is free. 2. Tonight at 6pm there will be a Telemark Demo by Eastern Mountain Sports at Ski Ward Ski Area, 1000 Main St. The free demos will be from 6 to 9pm with clinics from 7 to 8pm. 3. There is a Board of Assessors Meeting at the town hall, 100 Maple Ave., beginning at 8:30am. The public meeting will run until all agenda items have been addressed. 4. Eat too much over the past few days? Looking for a place to get back in shape? Get a…
Tuesday, December 27, 2011
Take your kids skating, skiing or jumping this week.
North Star Youth Forum at 15 Bridle Ln. in Westborough will have Public Skating for $5 from 12:45 to 1:45 p.m. on Tues., Dec. 27, Wed., Dec. 28, and Thurs., Dec. 29. The Colonials for a Cure PINK girls' basketball games will be held on Wed., Dec. 28, at Shrewsbury High School. Gift baskets will be raffled off to raise money for cancer research. There will also be a bake sale. The Freshmen game starts at 4 p.m., followed by the Junior Varsity game at 5:30 p.m. and the Varsity game at 7 p.m. Mount Olivet Lutheran Church at 34 Prospect St., Shrewsbury, has a Drop-in Playgroup starting at 9:30 a.m. on Fri., Dec. 30. Ski Ward Ski Area at 1000 Main St., Shrewsbury, will be open from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. this week and will have a buy one, get one …
What will you do for fun with the kiddos home from school this week? Let us know in the comments.
Our weekday morning column, 5 Things You Need to Know, provides you with information that can help you plan your day and give you some fodder for water cooler conversations. 1. The Zoning Board of Appeals is meeting tonight at 6:30pm at the town hall, 100 Maple Ave. 2. The high school boys varsity basketball team will be playing in the Laska Yuletide Invitational Tournament tonight at 7:45pm. The event will take place at Assumption College, 500 Salisbury St., Worcester and is free. 3. Ski Ward snow tubing park opens today. Ski Ward Holiday hours: Dec. 26-31 and Jan. 2 from 9am-9pm (ski area), 10am-8pm (tubing park), and Jan. 1: 9am-5pm. 4. There is a Board of Selectmen Meeting tonight at 7pm at the town hall, 100 Maple Ave. 5. Need to burn…
Sunday, December 25, 2011
This weekly feature is a recap of the top 5 most read stories from the week.
What We Learned on Patch this Week is a great way to catch up on the local news you may have missed this week. We will feature the top 5 most read stories from the week and give you a little background on the stories. Here's the top 5 from this week: 1. Winter is officially here and piles of snow are surely on their way so grab your skiis and head on over to Ski Ward! The mountain is featuring a new carpet lift. Jen Anderson, Director of Sales and Marketing, has this to say about the 2011-1022 season. 2. Are you looking for something to do today? If so, check out What's Open on Christmas 3. The postal service announced this week that the Shrewsbury Postal Processing Center will be closing in 2012. Postmaster General Patrick Donahue said…
Wednesday, September 7, 2011
Ski Ward now has summer tubing as well as a ski and snowboard park in the summer.
Ski Ward has the only summer tubing slide in New England. TubaSlide offers summer tubing in a safe, fun and affordable way. There is a new carpet lift service that carries guests up the hill for summer tubing and will also be used for the regular winter season at the ski and snowboard park. Hillside Dairy Bar is also opened during the summer months.
Saturday, July 16, 2011
Ski Ward has a summer terrain park for snowboarders.
You don't need any snow to snowboard this summer at Ski Ward.