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Video: Boston Marathon Director, Dave McGillivray Introduces New Book

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Prior to this years Marathon, Boston Marathon Director, Dave McGillivray spoke at the Hopkinton Public Library about his new book "Dream Big: A True Story of Courage and Determination". "In Dream Big: A True Story of Courage and Determination, his nonfiction picture book for readers ages 6 to 10, Dave shares his unique, true story about reaching deep and showing extreme determination in the face of doubt, disappointment, and loss." View more about the book here!

2018 Hopkinton Town Election Candidates

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View this years Hopkinton Town Election Candidates below.

Board of Selectmen (Two Seats)
Brian J. Herr
Patrick Atwell
Irfan Nasrullah

Board of Assessors (One Seat)
Lesley A. Ficarri

Board of Health (One Seat)
Michael James King
Richard P. Jacobs

Board of Library Trustees (One Seat)
Nanette A. Kenrick
Stanley D. Pulnik

Cemetery Commissioner (One Seat)
Thomas F. Pratt

Commissioners of Trust Funds (One Seat)
Janine Susan LeBlanc

Constable (One Seat)
Francis J. D'Urso

Community Notice: Today is Last Day to Register to Vote in Annual Town Meeting

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Today is the last day to register to vote in the Annual Town Meeting (May 7, 2018) and Annual Town Election (May 21, 2018). To ensure those wishing to register can do so, I will be open until 8:00 PM tonight (April 17, 2018) to accept affidavits of voter registration which we will have available in the office at 80 South Street.

Sincerely,
Connor B. Degan
Town Clerk,

Community Notice: Fire Flow Tests to Take Place This Week

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Please be advised that two required fire flow test will take place today and tomorrow on Hayden Rowe. The first is Tuesday, April 17th, at approximately 9:00 AM . The Second will be Wednesday, April 18th, also at approximately 9:00AM. Because these tests will take place on main transmission lines, customers may notice some discoloration during and after the tests throughout town. Please avoid doing any laundry, dishwasher loads or other water use activities, during this time. Any discoloration that may occur will eventually dissipate. Please check you water before using it.

Hopkinton Republican Town Committee Caucus Endorses Four Candidates

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The Hopkinton Republican Town Committee Caucus endorsed four experienced and well qualified candidates for town office in the April 12th Caucus.

Brian Herr was endorsed for re-election to the Board of Selectmen. He currently serves on the Board of Selectmen and has been Chairman. Previously Brian has served the town on the Planning Board and the Personnel Committee.

Mark Hyman was endorsed for election to the Planning Board. Mark is the current Chairman of the Board of Appeals and is serving on the Zoning Advisory Committee.

Hopkinton Marathon Spectacular Event

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Join the Hopkinton Chamber of Commerce on Marathon Monday, April 16th from 7am-4pm at Weston Nurseries for the Hopkinton Marathon Spectacular Event.

The event is being put on by Weston Nurseries, Start Line Brewing, and Marty's Fine Wines and we will have a Chamber Booth set up for the duration of the event, so drop by and visit us!

In the morning there will be music, coffee, breakfast trucks, and pastries.

Video: Hopkinton Middle School Lip Dub

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This years Hopkinton Middle School Lip Dub is completed. You can check it out below. This year they chose "Best Day of My Life" by American Authors as the song.

Video: John Hancock Scholars & Stars Brings Elite Kenyan Runners to Elmwood for 26th year!

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For the 26th year, John Hancock brought elite Kenyan runners to Elmwood school as part of the Scholars & Stars program. This years runners included: Nobert Kigen, Wilson Chebet, Evans Chebet, Felix Kandie, Geoffrey Kirui, Philemon Rono, Stephen Sambu, Edna Kiplagat, Caroline Rotich and Gladys Chesir. View news segment featuring interviews and bonus footage and full broadcast below!

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Video: Patrick Kennedy presents book about "Bricklayer Bill" at Historical Society

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Patrick Kennedy presented his new book "Bricklayer Bill & the Untold Story of the Workingman's Boston Marathon" at the Hopkinton Historical Society. You can view more or purchase the book here!

Video: Hopkinton Resident, Denise Antaki to run Boston Marathon for HHS Class of 2018

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I recently caught up with Hopkinton Resident, Denise Antaki who has been training hard to run the Boston Marathon for the Hopkinton High School Class of 2018. You can donate to Denise Antaki's run and the Class of 2018 at: www.gofundme.com/hillers-class-of-2018

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