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Planning Board roundup: Proposed Lincoln Street-area development moves forward; Faith Church plans solar panels...

During its meeting Monday night, the Planning Board unanimously approved a special permit for the proposed Lincoln Street-area open space and landscape preservation development (OSLPD) concept plan, moving the eight-lot development forward after a...

Letter to the Editor: Fast food precedent set

To the Editor:Written in the town’s bylaws, a predominant feature of Hopkinton’s integrity and character is found in its resistance to fast food companies and the ban of drive-thrus. Growing up in the town,...

News Briefs: Town officials detail frustration with Eversource/Hopkinton LNG

Town officials detail frustration with Eversource/Hopkinton LNGAt the July 9 Select Board meeting, Town Manager Norman Khumalo and Town Counsel Ray Miyares updated the board on ongoing issues the town has been having with...

Board of Health advocates for full-time nurse

As the town’s Fiscal Year 2020 budget process continues, the Board of Selectmen continued with operating and capital budget hearings for town departments. On the agenda at the meeting on Feb. 26, Board of...
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Hopkinton COVID-19 update for Aug. 28

Editor's note: This is the town of Hopkinton's COVID-19 update for Aug. 28.COVID-19 Updates and Precautions August 28 updatePrevious updates and additional information and resources can be found here: coronavirus-hopkintonma.hub.arcgis.com/We are pleased to announce that Hopkinton...
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Conservation Commission votes against herbicide application in Lake Maspenock

At its Tuesday meeting, the Conservation Commission voted 4-3 against allowing the use of chemical herbicides to Lake Maspenock this year to combat invasive weed growth.Following a recommendation from a Citizens Input Group appointed...
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Crews work to fix water main break on Teresa Road

According to Water and Sewer Department manager Eric Carty, crews were working Sunday morning to repair a water main break on Teresa Road."The water will be off between Hayden Rowe and Nicholas during repairs,"...
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Select Board roundup: Members debate potential changes to policies following public comment controversy

At Tuesday night's meeting the Select Board discussed possible changes or clarifications to its policies, most notably the public comment portion.The issue rose to the forefront in August, when Select Board chair Brendan Tedstone...
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Kramer defends work with Mass. Bail Fund following calls for her resignation from Planning...

During the public comment portion of Tuesday’s Select Board meeting, four individuals called for Planning Board member Muriel Kramer to step down due to her volunteer work with the Massachusetts Bail Fund.According to its...

Arrests/Police Log, Feb. 16 edition

ARRESTSFebruary 10 10:54 p.m. Sergeant Aaron O’Neil and Officers Robert Ekross and Cody Normandin pursued an operator who had been driving on the wrong side of the roadway on Wood Street and pursued him into...