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Resident earns spot on ‘Domino Masters’

Resident earns spot on ‘Domino Masters’

On March 23, residents can tune in to cheer on Hopkinton resident Lyle Broughton as he battles for domino domination. Broughton will appear on Fox’s all-new reality TV series, “Domino Masters,” wherein 16 teams of domino enthusiasts face off in a mind-blowing chain...

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Hopkinton Center for the Arts goes home again

Hopkinton Center for the Arts goes home again

“You can’t go home again,” is an oft-quoted line from American novelist Thomas Wolfe. But the Hopkinton Center for the Arts is proving that adage wrong. It is literally going home again to the farmhouse where it began over two decades ago. “We are thrilled to be...

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Independent Thoughts: Town tunes in to honor MLK

Independent Thoughts: Town tunes in to honor MLK

COVID curtailed the town’s Martin Luther King Day activities last month, but two local organizations hosted memorable virtual events on MLK weekend. On Jan. 17, the Hopkinton Freedom Team hosted an event broadcast on HCAM that featured keynote speaker Jamele Adams,...

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Photos: Russ Phipps celebrates 100th birthday

Photos: Russ Phipps celebrates 100th birthday

Longtime Winter Street resident Russ Phipps celebrated his 100th birthday Tuesday morning with a surprise drive-by celebration featuring vehicles from the town's Police Department, Fire Department and Department of Public Works. Daughter Marcie Caporizzo had made it a...

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Phipps hits 100th in stride

Phipps hits 100th in stride

As he closes in on his 100th birthday, Russ Phipps says there are no secrets to his longevity. “I just take whatever comes,” he says. “You have to roll with the punches. That’s the way it goes.” Phipps, who has lived on Winter Street since 1949 — in a home he built —...

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Legacy Farms Diwali food drive reaps big return

Legacy Farms Diwali food drive reaps big return

This fall, Legacy Farms residents collected 1,300 pounds of food during a Diwali food drive. The food was donated to Hopkinton's Project Just Because and Framingham's Turning Point Shelter. The initiative was led by Madhuri Waje, a core volunteer for Sewa’s Boston...

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