Center Trail

Trail organizers take different paths on town plan

Hopkinton has an ambitious goal to have a trail system that runs through town, picking up from the Upper Charles Trail in Milford and connecting to a proposed trail in Ashland. A number of people...
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Select Board roundup: Health director works on camp openings; outdoor dining to be expanded

Following is a roundup of news from Tuesday's Select Board meeting. Hopkinton Health Department director Shaun McAuliffe said while the town continues to be recognized as “one of the top-performing communities in the commonwealth” in...
Boston Marathon start line

Coutinho, Kilduff work on alternative Boston Marathon experience in Hopkinton

Select Board vice chair John Coutinho, the town’s liaison to the Boston Athletic Association, is working to create a memorable experience in September for Boston Marathon runners who are fundraising for local charities. While there...
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Hopkinton Today: Tuesday, June 2

Good morning, Hopkinton! Welcome to the daily update we call Hopkinton Today — a quick recap of yesterday’s news, highlights of what’s on tap, and a video or two to brighten your morning. Select Board...
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Planning Board votes to send solar overlay map to Town Meeting

At its Monday night meeting the Planning Board voted on a Commercial Solar Photovoltaic Overlay District map that it plans to send to Town Meeting voters, acting to limit commercial solar in residential areas...
Allison Ruggeri with therapy dogs Rocki (left) and Raisin

Therapy dogs a comforting sight in trying times

Smiles flicker across faces and moods brighten when Raisin, a 10-year-old Australian shepherd, visits patients in hospitals and health care facilities. Although the Therapy Dogs International certified therapy dog is happy to greet everyone, Raisin...
Town Hall grad sign 5-30-20

Hopkinton Today: Monday, June 1

Good morning, Hopkinton! Welcome to the daily update we call Hopkinton Today — a quick recap of yesterday’s news, highlights of what’s on tap, and a video or two to brighten your morning. Hopkinton High...
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Hopkintonians support Black Lives Matter movement with vigil on Town Common

The Black Lives Matter movement had a presence in Hopkinton on Sunday evening, as about 200 individuals showed up to the Town Common to encourage respect for their fellow Americans. What started out as a...

Photos: Happy Birthday, Scotty Mackin

Scotty Mackin, who has served as a manager of the Hopkinton High School football team since he was a teenager and added baseball and basketball to his resume about 20 years ago, celebrated his...

Cheers, tears at HHS grad parade

On Saturday the Hopkinton High School Class of 2020 finally got its chance to celebrate with a rolling rally through the streets of Hopkinton. The parade started and ended at the high school, passing...