35 Main Street sign

Business Briefs: Every Bodies Massage opens on Main Street

Every Bodies Massage is open at its new location at 35 Main Street after relocating from Framingham. The company was established in 1999 by Jo-Ellen McCarrick, LMT, who is the sole practitioner. She offers relaxation...
Kelly Karp

Business Profile: Local realtor ‌Kelly Karp offers steadfast guidance to buyers, sellers

Like many others during the pandemic, Kelly Karp had a “light bulb moment” that made her re-evaluate her career. “I really wanted to do something that excited me, that interested me, that I felt...
17 Main rendition

Business Briefs: Details shared on 17 Main redesign; RE/MAX Executive Realty ‘top place to...

The building at 17 Main Street, which was damaged by fire in 2020, is set to be reconstructed and expanded. Hopkinton’s Gorman Richardson Lewis Architects, which is handling the redesign for owner Tom Carey and...
Robert Buday

Local author seeks to help businesses become more profitable

Hopkinton resident Robert Buday had a productive COVID year. Drawing on his over three decades of helping large and small companies market themselves, he spent the last months writing and publishing his second book,...
Fire Department sign

Fire at Fruit Street business may lead to water discoloration in town

The town's Water and Sewer Department warned residents that water might be discolored throughout town due to hydrants being needed to fight a fire early Wednesday morning on Fruit Street. The fire was at a...
Chamberlain-Whalen site plans

Planning Board approves bond release for Chamberlain-Whalen subdivision project

The Planning Board at its meeting Monday night approved the bond release for the Chamberlain-Whalen subdivision project after amending the amount due to a discussion about the number of street trees on the site. Vice...
Hometown Barbershop

Hometown Barbershop plans to reopen Tuesday following Friday’s alleged stabbing

Hometown Barbershop announced Monday that it plans to reopen Tuesday, four days after Friday's incident in which one of the barbers allegedly stabbed another barber with scissors. Liz Hawkins, who is 12 weeks pregnant, is...
Hopkinton Shell

Business Profile: New Hopkinton Shell owner eager to connect with community

In the beginning, Cal Karam was a bit worried about taking ownership of Hopkinton Shell. It was located in an area he wasn’t familiar with and had been run by the same person for...
Scott Richardson

Business Briefs: HCA honors GRLA’s Richardson; Solect Energy receives award; local lawyers lauded

Scott Richardson, president of Gorman Richardson Lewis Architects, received the inaugural Founder’s Philanthropy Award from the Hopkinton Center for the Arts at the HCA Founder’s Celebration held earlier this fall. Richardson has been involved with...
Southwick’s Zoo

Business Profile: Southwick’s Zoo delights with Festival of Illumination, Winter Wonderland

The animals have been tucked away for the winter season, but Southwick’s Zoo is not entering hibernation. With visitors enjoying the inaugural Festival of Illumination and, starting Nov. 26, the Winter Wonderland, the zoo...