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 town’s latest COVID-19 update shows no active cases in town. It also includes updates on reopening compliance, the resumption of the town’s white metal collection, and more.
The latest Police Log includes an OUI arrest and parking issues at Sandy Beach.
Former Select Board vice chair John Coutinho hosted an Appreciation Lunch yesterday for local first responders, inviting them to a house he is renovating on Grove Street for a drive-through meal. Coutinho is planning a second such event for next week.
The Hopkinton High School Debate Club is holding a free summer workshop for Hopkinton students in the Class of 2024, 2025 and 2026. The workshop will be held via Zoom during the first week in August.
The Parks & Recreation Commission meets tonight at 7, with the parking situation at Sandy Beach among the items on the agenda. The Open Space Preservation Commission also meets tonight at 7.
Video of the Day: A parrot dances (OK, with the help of someone’s hand) to different ringtones.
Music Video of the Day: Here’s Jack Johnson with “Upside Down.” Enjoy.