Hopkinton Today: Monday, Sept. 28


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.

Superintendent Carol Cavanaugh emailed schools families on Friday indicating that a student at Hopkinton High School tested positive for COVID-19. Cavanaugh followed with a press release Saturday clarifying how her department handled the situation.

Rita Doucette, a resident at Hopkinton’s Fairview Estates, celebrated her 100th birthday on Friday with a celebration that included a police-escorted parade of classic cars through the center of town.

The town recently made available a survey about the community and services for residents to complete. The survey, which was mailed to a limited number of residents earlier in the summer, now is open to all residents.

Town committee meetings tonight include the Board of Health (5:30) and Planning Board (7).

Photo of the Day: Jake Auchincloss, the Democratic candidate vying for the seat from the 4th Congressional District, stopped by the Hopkinton Farmers Market on Sunday afternoon. Auchincloss will face Republican Julie Hall in the Nov. 3 election.

Jake Auchincloss

Video of the Day:

Hopkinton Independent house ad