Hopkinton Today: Thursday, Nov. 25


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 photo and video of the day.

Community leaders reflected on the years of dedication to all facets of Hopkinton displayed by Frank D’Urso Jr., who died unexpectedly Sunday at the age of 57. D’Urso, who lived in town for 22 years, was heavily involved in local government.

The latest edition of Tales from a Townie reflects on the 1955 Hopkinton High School football team, which completed an undefeated season with a Thanksgiving Day victory at rival Ashland.

St. Paul’s Episcopal Church will host a professional, juried Artisan and Craft Fair on Saturday, Dec. 11, from 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. in the church hall. There will be jewelry, pottery, woodcrafts, stained glass, paintings, decor items and more.

Photo of the Day: This issue’s winner of the Hopkinton Independent/Bill’s Pizza photo contest is Brittany Tognacci for this photo of members of Hopkinton Moms Group at the Hopkinton Center for the Arts’ Wicked 5K road race on Oct. 31.

Wicked 5K

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