Uncovering Adolescent Behaviors

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On Wednesday, November 30th at 7pm, Hopkinton High School will host a special presentation to release the data received from our 2010-2011 Metro-West Adolescent Health Survey. This survey was administered to both middle and high school students last fall and we have recently received and analyzed the results. Topics such as substance abuse, mental health, physical activity, nutrition, bullying, cyber-bullying and sexual behavior are all addressed in the survey.

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Hopkinton Resident Benefits from Home Dialysis

Imagine hearing the news that your kidneys are failing. In order to stay alive, you will now have to spend at least three days a week at a kidney dialysis center on a regular basis. Suddenly, all of your plans, and the way that you live you life, have changed.

That's exactly what happened to Hopkinton resident Frank Plankey, but with the help of an innovative new approach to kidney dialysis by Fresenius Medical Care, Frank is now able to recapture some of his independence and has more time to do the things that he enjoys.

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All About Hopkinton: Xiaona Wang

Sitting in for Station Manager Jim Cozzens, Hopkinton High School freshman Amanda Madany interviews Chinese Language Teacher, Xiaona Wang, during an episode of All About Hopkinton.

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Scouting for Food Stocks Pantry

More than five hundred boy scouts, girl scouts and adult volunteers stocked the Hopkinton Food Pantry on Saturday during the annual food drive sponsored by the Knox Trail Council.

"This is the biggest community service event for scouts across the board," said Karen Bograd. "In Hopkinton, although this is a Boy Scout effort, half of the manpower is provided by Girl Scouts."

Clinton Street Closed for Legacy Farms Construction

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Russo Bros Inc. would like to inform everyone in the Town of Hopkinton of the road closing at Clinton Street from Rt. 135 to Front Street.
This section of Clinton Street will be closed from November 10, 2011 to November 18, 2011. Fire and Medical will always have access in case of any emergencies.

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International Students Officially Welcomed to Hopkinton High School

High School students, faculty, parents and host families welcomed students from China, Italy and Germany to Hopkinton on October 27 during the HHS International Night held at the Middle School. HCAM News was there and brings you highlights of the night's events.

Feedback Sought on Vision for Downtown Improvements

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Preliminary plans for improvements to the downtown area were presented to residents in two recent public forums held by the Downtown Initiative Steering Committee (DISC) on Thursday, November 3 and Saturday, November 5. In both cases, the vision for Hopkinton’s downtown area was outlined by the town consultant, The Beta Group, in addition to a discussion of possible alternatives, underground utilities and drainage. The goal of the meeting was to hear back from the audience.

DISC Chairman Tom Nealon wanted residents to be aware of two important points.

Veteran’s Day Dinner 11-11-11

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The tenth annual Veteran’s Day Dinner, co-sponsored by the Veteran’s Celebration Committee and Council on Aging, will be held on Friday, November 11, 2011 at the Woodville Rod and Gun Club. The dinner is free for all Hopkinton Veterans. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and dinner will be served at 6:00 p.m. It’s a wonderful way to spend the evening in your honor: conversing with your fellow veterans, enjoying a nice meal and special entertainment, as well as watching the awesome slide show presentation with photos taken of each of the veterans during their enlistment.

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Official Groundbreaking for Price Chopper Hopkinton

Town and state officials joined the developers and members of Price Chopper’s management team at an official groundbreaking ceremony for the Hopkinton store on Friday, November 4, 2011. Following the obligatory shoveling of dirt, the crowd moved to the Marathon Restaurant for a presentation by Price Chopper CEO Neil Golub that included both company history and policies and plans for the Hopkinton location.

“We are a family in business,” said Golub, “not a family business.”

A Thank-you From the School Committee and Superintendent

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The School Committee and Superintendent are pleased to report that more than 70 citizens participated in last week's three workshops regarding planning for our elementary schools. The input collected at the workshops has been transcribed, and an analysis is underway. The raw data will be reviewed by the School Committee and Board of Selectmen, and will be shared with the MSBA.


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