Darcy Repucci

Business Profile: Baystate Audiology listens to community’s needs

While some businesses have downsized during the pandemic, Baystate Audiology has been busier than ever. Its patient list has more than doubled since opening five years ago this November, and construction is underway to...
Repligen logo

Business Briefs: Repligen eyes South Street location, seeks TIF

A representative from the drug company Repligen appeared before the Select Board on Aug. 3 to discuss the company’s interest in taking over a vacant building on South Street and working on a Tax...
Mark Mercer

Business Profile: Under Pressure soft wash makes properties look new

Exterior cleaning company Under Pressure has spent 22 years making tired, dingy homes look brand new through pressure and soft washes. It recently moved its base of operations from Framingham to Hopkinton. “I went from...
The Trails at Legacy Farms water issue

Conservation Commission pleased with water mitigation improvements at Pulte development

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N2Kh4RMHWS8&list=PL8WekT6kxX1DmkTpFVZzz_GPcj_U0_BLN&index=1 The Conservation Commission met Tuesday night and reviewed several ongoing projects and a new proposal. The commission first discussed the mitigation efforts recently performed at a Pulte Homes development at Legacy Farms North, after the...
Eversource LNG facility

Planning Board discusses requests from Eversource regarding work at LNG facility

The Planning Board at its meeting Monday night discussed requests from Eversource for stormwater management and earth removal permits as well as updates from board liaisons on making Hopkinton’s trails systems more interconnected. There were...
Hopkinton Vision Center staff

Business Profile: Hopkinton Vision Center keeps focus on positive patient experience

By Christine Beauchaine Contributing Writer “We are a team with a vision!” Dr. Steven Perryman says about Hopkinton Vision Center, which has been serving residents of Hopkinton and area towns for 22 years. Perryman, the founder and...
Frankland Road office building

Board of Appeals grants extension to Frankland Road office building owner to work on...

Hopkinton’s Board of Appeals on Wednesday unanimously granted an extension of the compliance deadline to Oct. 30 to the owner of the former Liberty Mutual building on Frankland Road. The owner had appealed a...
The Trails at Legacy Farms water issue

ConCom chastises housing development projects for not following guidelines, causing water issues

The Conservation Commission at its Tuesday meeting rebuked two projects for allowing violations that caused flooding and instability on their sites. A cease and desist order was filed against The Trails, Hopkinton, a 55-and-over housing...
Leonard Street subdivision plans

Planning Board adds Mannan, discusses proposed developments

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=olJA7NcMyNA Monday night’s Planning Board meeting began with a joint session that included the Select Board. This was for the appointment of a new member to the Planning Board to replace Muriel Kramer, who vacated...
Grasshopper solar site

Wilson Street solar project ordered to pause after tribal officials claim disregard for Indigenous...

Two cease and desist orders were filed last week against Grasshopper Energy to stop construction of a 2.4-megawatt solar farm between Wilson Street and Cedar Street after allegations were made by the Narragansett Indian...