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Video: Senator, Karen Spilka talks with HCAM News

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Massachusetts State Senator, Karen Spilka recently talked with HCAM news. Topics included, a recent bill for capital facility repairs and improvements in the Metrowest that recently passed. The 3.65 billion dollar bond includes $2,000,000 for improvements in Hopkinton's town hall and I also asked about a recent piece of legislation passed known as the "Patch Act".

Video: School Committee Hosts Interview and Public Forum to Select Assistant Superintendent

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The Hopkinton School committee hosted interviews and a public forum with the 3 finalist for the Assistant Superintendent position. The 3 candidates included: Jennifer Parson - Current Principal of Lincoln St. Elementary School in Northboro, Michael Caira - current principal of the David Mindess Elementary School in Ashland and Dr. Michael Hanna - Current Learning Leader of Stratton Elementary school in Arlington.

Update: On Friday March 16th, Hopkinton Public Schools selected Jennifer Parson to serve as the next Hopkinton Assistant Superintendent.

Video: Kayla Lewkowicz Hosts Fundraising Night at Start Line Brewing

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Hopkinton native Kayla Lewkowicz is running the Boston Marathon for the Brigham and Women's Hospital Stepping Strong Center. She hosted a night featuring beer tastings and raffle prizes at Start Line Brewing to raise money towards her fundraising goals.

Video: Hopkinton Hillers Girls Basketball Highlights 3-15-2018

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-On Saturday March 10th it was the Division 2 central sectional finals, the Hopkinton Girls met up with the Medway Mustangs at Worcester Polytechnic Institute. In the 1st quarter, Medway outscored Hopkinton 14-10. Olivia Gladu knocked down a 3 right at the end of the 1st quarter to give
the Hillers some momentum. The 2nd quarter was a defensive battle Hopkinton outscored Medway 9-5 and it was 19-19 heading into halftime.

School Committee Names Assistant Superintendent

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Hopkinton’s Acting Superintendent, Dr. Carol Cavanaugh, is pleased to announce that, upon her recommendation, the Hopkinton School Committee has selected Ms. Jennifer Parson as the next Assistant Superintendent for the Hopkinton Public Schools.

Ms. Parson holds a CAGS in Educational Leadership from Bridgewater State University, as well as a Masters in Education in Curriculum & Instruction with a focus on Literacy, from Lesley University. Her undergraduate degree was in Elementary Education, awarded from the University of Rhode Island.

HCAM's Super 8 Wednesday!

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This week was a big production week here at HCAM, click this link to see what I'm talking about! And if you'd like to keep updated on all things HCAM, consider joining my email list here (select Backstage at HCAM).

Senate Passes Bill to Protect Puppies and Kittens

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BOSTON—Today, the Massachusetts Senate passed legislation to improve several areas of current law dealing with the sale and treatment of dogs and cats. S.1155, An Act relative to protecting puppies and kittens, filed by Senator Karen Spilka, ensures that puppies and kittens are bred and sold in safe and healthy environments and strengthens the Massachusetts “Puppy Lemon Law” to give pet owners more options if they unknowingly purchase a sick pet.

Free Pasta Dinner at St. Paul’s March 28

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HOPKINTON, MASS. (March 15, 2018) – The March Community Pasta Supper at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 61 Wood Street (Rte. 135) will be held at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 28. All are welcome to this event, which is being supported by the churches of the Hopkinton Christian Service Connection. This pasta supper is held for the community on the last Wednesday of every month.
The meal will feature pasta (gluten free available), vegetarian tomato sauce, meatballs on the side, green salad, bread, beverages, and dessert.

All Invited to Holy Week and Easter Services at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church

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HOPKINTON, MASS. (March 14, 2018) – St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Hopkinton invites its neighbors and friends to take part in the following reflective and spiritual Holy Week and Easter services:
Palm/Passion Sunday Sunday, March 25
10:00 a.m. A dramatic presentation with choral readers and congregation.

Maundy Thursday Thursday, March 29
7:00 pm Holy Eucharist with the Stripping of the Altar

Weather Trends in Hopkinton: February 9th - March 11th 2018

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According to the DPW weather station, the highest temperature reached in Hopkinton February 9th through March 11th was 73.7 degrees, the lowest was 13.6 degrees. Average temperature during the month in Hopkinton was 39.9 degrees. Humidity was at an average of 77.8%, the peak was 98% while the lowest was 27%. Wind Speed averaged 3.2 MPH, while reaching a high of 12 MPH. Rain accumulated 1.75 inches last week in Hopkinton. You can see all the averages for Hopkinton below and be on the lookout for future weather updates in Hopkinton.


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