Police Officer Hit During Traffic Detail

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According to a press release from Lt. Charles Wallace of the Hopkinton Police Department, on Thursday August 18th, at approximately 07:18 AM, a Hopkinton police officer was struck by a construction vehicle owned by Ludlow Construction of Ludlow, Mass., while directing traffic at a construction site on Elm Street.

The officer suffered serious injuries believed to be non-life threatening and was transported to UMass Medical Center in Worcester, Mass, by Hopkinton Fire Department Paramedics.

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Origami at the Library

As part of their summer activities program, the Hopkinton library sponsored an origami workshop on August 8th. Approximately 15 children participated in the program. The class was planned by children's services librarian Denise Kofron, who read the enthusiastic kids a story about the Japanese paper folding technique.

Statewide Event Planned to Commemorate 9/11 Tenth Anniversary

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Professional, community and children’s choruses from across the Commonwealth will gather together with members of fire, police, military, and members of the community to honor those who lost their lives on September 11, 2001, and to pay tribute to the thousands of men and women who continue to serve our country overseas.

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Sandy Beach is Open

At 10:30 on Thursday August 11, Parks and Recreation Director Mike Preite announced that Sandy Beach has been reopened. In a statement released by The Board of Health, Administrator Ed Wirtanen says, "I have heard from the testing laboratory that the water samples taken at Sandy Beach on August 9, 2011 are within bathing water standards. The Parks and Recreation Department have re-opened the beach for swimming."

Watch the HCAM News video below for a quick visit to Sandy Beach.

HCAM News Tonight at 6PM and 10PM

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Tune in to HCAM News tonight at 6PM for our latest broadcast! We'll visit Snappy Dogs as Channel 5's Chronicle team is on site, and we'll hear first hand from Weblo Scout Ethan Ritterbusch as he talks about his experiences as a member of Hopkinton's Pack 26. We'll also get a sneak peek at the movie "Shades of Gray" produced by a group of YMCA who spent two weeks this summer in the HCAM studio learning about TV production, and meet US Senate candidate Tom Conroy. All this and more from Hopkinton's television station, HCAM-TV.

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Channel 5 Chronicle Visits Snappy Dogs

Lunchtime on August 2nd was no ordinary day for friends Lisa Volpe Hachey and Teresa Boyce. Sure, many customers swarmed their Snappy Dog's store front looking for mouth-watering hot dogs to fill their lunch hour hunger as has become a daily occurrence, but this day was special. Boston's ABC affiliate WCVB Channel 5 stood alongside the crowded lines as they filmed an upcoming segment for their popular newsmagazine show, Chronicle. Lisa's father, Tony, cannot help but smile at all that these entrepreneurial women have achieved in such a short time.

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Join Cub Scout Pack 26!

The Law of the Pack says the Cub Scout helps the Pack go and the Pack helps the Cub Scout grow. Hopkinton's Pack 26 is trying to accomplish both of these goals as they kick off their fall recruiting effort with a Family Movie Night a the Mendon Drive-in on Friday, August 18th.

Weblo Ethan Ritterbusch stopped by the HCAM studio to talk about how much he enjoys scouting and encouraged other boys to join Pack 26.

“We're really trying to get new recruits for this year of Tiger Cubs," said Ritterbusch. "We need to keek this Pack running."

July 2011 Shoot Photos

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Now you can see all of our photos for the month of July at Scene in Hopkinton. What happened in Hopkinton in July? From the Horribles Parade to Concerts on the Common and breakfast at the Senior Center, pictures tell the story.

HHS Golf Team Fundraiser August 15

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Just a reminder that the Hopkinton High Golf Team Annual Fundraiser will be played next Monday, August 15th at the Shining Rock C.C. Registration will be at 11:15AM- 11:45AM. Then the Shining Rock Pro Shop Staff/myself will address the field and we will send you out to your hole to start the golf tournament at NOON. Please be on time.


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