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Shrewsbury celebrates Chanukkah

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Rabbi Michoel Green of the Chabad of Westborough lights the evening's last candle.

Shrewsbury – The cold, wet weather did not stop Shrewsbury residents Dec. 1 from gathering at the town common to light the Menorah on the fifth night of Chanukkah. The lighting was organized by Chabad of Westborough.

Photos/Heidi Hayes-Pandey

Rabbi Green prepares to light the Menorah.

Rabbi Green prepares to light the Menorah.

Jacob, 8, and Miriam, 5 -1/2, enjoy gelt, dreidels, donuts and hot chocolate at the ceremony.

Jacob, 8, and Miriam, 5 -1/2, enjoy gelt, dreidels, donuts and hot chocolate at the ceremony.

Moishe, 13, Selectman Maurice DePalo, Rabbi Michoel Green, Selectman John Lebeaux, Gene Jena, Shmuli, 5, Levi, 9, and Shalom, 3, pose for a photo at the lighting.

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