Laborers' Training Academy

ConCom OK’s utility work at Laborers Training Center, which seeks to expand

The Conservation Commission at its Tuesday meeting approved by a 5-0 vote a notice of intent (NOI) filed by the Massachusetts Laborers’ Training Trust Fund for utility work, subject to the submitting of paperwork...
Water main repair

Crews work to replace valve at East Main/Cross Street; water discoloration possible

Crews were working Wednesday morning to replace a valve at the intersection of East Main Street and Cross Street. Water and Sewer Department manager Eric Carty cautioned that due to the nature of the work,...
Hopkinton police cruiser

Arrests/Police Log, June 22 edition

POLICE LOG June 15 12:20 a.m. Sergeant Arthur Schofield checked on a Fruit Street property. 12:27 a.m. Officer Jessica Ferreira checked on a Lakeshore Drive property. 1:04 a.m. Officer Robert Ekross checked on Echo Trail off Hayden Rowe...
Hayden Rowe Street

Planning Board discusses modifications for subdivision off Hayden Rowe

The Planning Board held two hearings at its Monday meeting, including a lengthy discussion about modifications to the Connelly Farms subdivision at the corner of Hayden Rowe Street and College Street. The hearing eventually was...
Horribles Parade

July 4 Horribles Parade to take another year off

Hopkinton’s annual July 4 Horribles Parade will not be held for a second straight year. “With the restrictions just getting lifted and all the construction around the Town Common, it just felt like it...
Truck in 495 sideswipe

State Police: Arrest made in sideswiping of lieutenant on I-495 in Hopkinton

The Massachusetts State Police announced Saturday that an arrest had been made related to the hit-and-run incident that occurred on Interstate 495 northbound in Hopkinton last Wednesday. According to a State Police press release, a...
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Democratic Town Committee elects delegates for state convention

At its caucus on Thursday night, the Hopkinton Democratic Town Committee elected delegates for this fall’s state Democratic convention. Elected were Nasiba Mannan, Celia Jenkins, Meena Kaushik, Kyla McSweeney, Frank D’Urso, Devon Rutter, Shadihul...
Juneteenth flag

Photos: Juneteenth flag raising

The Juneteenth flag, commemorating the emancipation of enslaved people in America, was raised at Town Hall on Thursday afternoon. Members of the Hopkinton Freedom Team were joined by two Select Board members and town...
Juneteenth flag

Select Board roundup: Juneteenth flag to fly at Town Hall; Pride Parade June 26;...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OskgueQ9QmY Representatives from the Hopkinton Freedom Team spoke at Tuesday’s Select Board meeting to discuss plans to have a Juneteenth flag fly below the American flag at Town Hall from June 19 to July 4. Update,...
Steve Slaman

Fire Chief Slaman announces plans to retire

Tuesday’s Select Board meeting started with a surprise, as Fire Chief Steve Slaman took the microphone during the public forum to announce that he planned to resign after five years leading the department. “Hopkinton is...