83 East Main Street

Historical Commission seeks answers about decaying building at 83 East Main

The decaying 19th century-era house at 83 East Main St., sitting on a parcel of land next to Weston Nurseries, was the primary topic of discussion at Tuesday night’s Historical Commission meeting, with members...
Pleasant Street flags

Hopkinton Today: Tuesday, Oct. 6

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. This summer’s...

Police chief takes pride in town’s jail diversion program

This summer’s national protests that demanded changes in policing included a call for more people trained to handle mental health issues, individuals who would be better prepared than police to deal with those suffering...
Lake Whitehall boater 9-23-20

Hopkinton Today: Monday, Oct. 5

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. For her...
Voting video

Girl Scout project focuses on young voter registration

By Megan Murchie For her Girl Scouts Gold Award project, Hopkinton’s Julianna Lucas sought to encourage her classmates to make their voices be heard. Lucas produced an educational video titled “The Importance of Youth Voting,” which...
Hummingbird

Hopkinton Today: Friday, Oct. 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. The decision...
Hopkinton Public Schools sign

Superintendent explains closing to School Committee: ‘We decided to err on the side of...

The decision to close schools Tuesday and Wednesday after two high school students tested positive for COVID-19 allowed necessary time for contact tracing, superintendent Carol Cavanaugh told members of the Hopkinton School Committee at...
Longwood Avenue foliage

Hopkinton Today: Thursday, Oct. 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. Health director...
Carol Cavanaugh

Superintendent: ‘We feel very safe about opening the doors tomorrow’

Health director Shaun McAuliffe and Hopkinton Public Schools superintendent Carol Cavanaugh, appearing on HCAM’s Hopkinton Hangout Hour on Wednesday night, provided more details on the situation at Hopkinton High School that led to all...
Elmwood School

With schools set to reopen Thursday, district asks families to follow COVID protocols

The following information was emailed to Hopkinton schools families on Wednesday from superintendent Carol Cavanaugh. The Hopkinton Public Schools want to remain open, so it’s important that all families follow these protocols: 1. If your child...