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Hopkinton Earns Insurance Premium Credits through MIIA Rewards Program

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The Town of Hopkinton announced today that it has received $13,225 back on its workers compensation and property casualty insurance costs. Committed to keeping the community safer and fiscally stronger, the municipality earned the credits through participation in loss prevention and risk management activities that are part of incentive programs offered by the Massachusetts Interlocal Insurance Association (MIIA), its insurance provider.

Hopkinton Earns Insurance Premium Credits through MIIA Rewards Program

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The Town of Hopkinton announced today that it has received $13,225 back on its workers compensation and property casualty insurance costs. Committed to keeping the community safer and fiscally stronger, the municipality earned the credits through participation in loss prevention and risk management activities that are part of incentive programs offered by the Massachusetts Interlocal Insurance Association (MIIA), its insurance provider.

Spilka Named to Head-Up Conference Committee on CHINS Reform

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Today, Senator Karen Spilka announced that she was named to serve as the Senate Chair of the six member conference committee tasked with resolving the differences between the Senate and House versions of the legislation to reform the current system for helping children who consistently get in trouble at home or at school, including runaways and students who are habitually truant.

Enter Stage Left’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream August 2,3,4

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Pack a picnic, bring a blanket, and come enjoy a night of Shakespeare under the stars as Enter Stage Left Theater presents one of Shakespeare’s most beloved comedies, A Midsummer Night’s Dream. The performances will be held on August 2, 3, and 4 at the Hopkinton Center for the Arts Amphitheater, 98 Hayden Rowe Street. The performances are free and begin at 7:30 p.m.

Latest Job and Unemployment Estimates for Local Labor Markets in the Massachusetts

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BOSTON – Tuesday, July 24, 2012 – The Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development today reported that the June 2012 seasonally unadjusted unemployment rates were down in the Barnstable, Fall River, Nantucket and Tisbury areas; unchanged in the Pittsfield area; and up in the other seventeen areas over the month. Over the year, the rates are down in all twenty two labor areas.

Host Family Needed for Student from China

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Notice from International Coordinator, Ann Northrop:

Although we have had a strong response for host families for next year's semester, we still have one more student to place. He is a senior from China who enjoys basketball and looks forward to living with a Hopkinton family so he can learn more about American culture. Our current host families have found their lives are being enriched in enormous and sometimes surprising ways.

Fruit Street Athletic Complex Closed July 27

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Access to the Fruit Street Athletic Fields will be closed to the public on Friday July 27th to allow completion of the ongoing project to expand the parking lot. The fields may also be closed Tuesday July 31st if the contractor is behind schedule or if weather does not allow paving.

Any questions please feel free to email the Town Engineer at [email protected]