Barbara Carroll

Business Profile: Hopkinton’s dog whisperer, Carroll earns trust for pet care

Experience matters when it comes to the care of pets, and Barbara Carroll of Dog Hikes & Cat Care is an expert. Having grown up around animals of all kinds, Carroll has an innate...
Hiller's Cleaners

Business Profile: Hiller’s Cleaners committed to staying open

George Vrahliotis, owner of Hiller’s Cleaners and a second-generation dry cleaner with more than 30 years experience in the fabric care industry, is fighting to keep his business intact. “The dry-cleaning industry as a whole...
James Valis and Gregg Manis

Business Briefs: Resident named partner at Boston law firm; Blackstone Valley Wealth duo honored

Hopkinton resident John W. Powell was named as a partner in the patent practice group at Sunstein LLP, a boutique intellectual property law firm in Boston. According to the firm, Powell has more than...
Westboro Tennis & Swim Club

Business Profile: Westboro Tennis & Swim Club MetroWest’s largest, most diverse recreational facility

Folks at Westboro Tennis & Swim Club are serious about promoting health and wellness and provide instruction in tennis, fitness and aquatics, while maintaining a safe recreational environment in a superior facility. As the...
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Khumalo, Shingleton join 495/MetroWest Partnership board

Norman Khumalo, Hopkinton’s town manager, and Estela Shingleton, bank manager for Webster First Federal Credit Union’s Hopkinton branch, were elected to the 495/MetroWest Partnership Board of Directors for terms to begin in 2021. “We are...
Mark Shahood

Business Profile: Shahood & Sons, family-owned for 3 generations

The Shahood family knows the plumbing industry. Shahood & Sons, Inc. was founded in 1949 by Thomas Shahood and successfully run for 30 years by his son, Mark. In 2011 Mark S. Shahood Jr.,...
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Milford Regional earns another ‘A’ safety grade

Milford Regional Medical Center was awarded an ‘A’ in the fall 2020 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade, a national distinction recognizing Milford Regional’s achievements protecting patients from harm and providing safer health care. This is...
Hina and Mukesh Patel

Business Profile: Country Farm Liquors offers quality beverages, friendly service

Many people in town know Mukesh Patel as “Mike.” He and his wife, Hina, own and operate Country Farm Liquors at 3 Cedar St., adjacent to the Post Office downtown. Their son, Neel, serves...
Melissa Mahr

Business Briefs: Mahr joins Hopkinton Primary Care

Milford Regional Physician Group announced that Dr. Melissa Mahr has joined Hopkinton Primary Care and will see patients at 77 Main Street (Suite 204). Mahr previously worked for Reliant Medical Group in Southborough, where she...
Lykan award

Business Briefs: Spilka nominates Lykan for state manufacturer award

Massachusetts State Senate President Karen E. Spilka nominated Hopkinton-based Lykan Bioscience for a Manufacturer of the Year award, part of a series of awards given by the state legislature’s Manufacturing Caucus to promote “Made...