Hopkinton Today: Wednesday, July 14


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.

At Monday night’s Planning Board meeting, Shahidul Mannan was selected to fill the vacant seat on the board. The board then discussed a few proposed developments, including Leonard Street, Connelly Farms and the Chamberlain-Whalen subdivision.

This week’s Police Log includes reports of a school bus accident, a sinkhole on a street, lightning strikes, a harassed delivery driver and a snapping turtle in a pool.

Town meetings tonight include the Housing Authority (4) and Board of Appeals (7). The School Committee will meet in executive session at 7 p.m. to discuss negotiations with the Hopkinton Teachers Association.

Photo of the Day: Residents with flooded basements might feel otherwise, but Weston Nurseries looks to put a positive spin on this month’s near-record-setting rainfall.

Weston Nurseries rain sign

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