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EMC purchased by Dell for $67 Billion

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The New York Times is calling it "the biggest takeover ever of a technology company" as Dell purchased Hopkinton based EMC for $67 billion dollars.

EMC posted the following on their website : "Dell Inc. and EMC Corporation have signed a definitive agreement under which Dell, together with its owners, Michael S. Dell, founder, chairman and chief executive officer of Dell, MSD Partners and Silver Lake, the global leader in technology investing, will acquire EMC Corporation, while maintaining VMware as a publicly-traded company."

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Video: HCAM News 9-25-2015

On this edition of HCAM news, Michael Macione lets you know what you can learn at this years Hopkinton Drug Lecture Series, we have responses to our question of the week and we get you up to date with Hillers Sports as the fall season is in full swing but first after 32 years of service to the Hopkinton Police department, the board of selectmen honored officer Pat O’ Brien as he gets set to enjoy retirement.

Become a Part of the “Dear Hopkinton” Project Before it’s Too Late!

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“Dear Hopkinton” is a town-wide photo project to celebrate Hopkinton’s 300th Anniversary. Modeled after the “Dear World” project created by Robert Fogarty “Dear Hopkinton” allows residents to share their special message about Hopkinton through a photograph. Residents may participate individually or as a group by writing personal notes to Hopkinton. These messages can be a personal statement, messages for our future generations, or something you love about our great town. The messages are written in black (erasable) marker on the subject’s arms and then creatively posed for the photo.

Hopkinton through Poetry: Celebrating 300 Years – Book Launch & Poetry Reading

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As part of the Hopkinton 300th anniversary celebration, Hopkinton residents Cheryl Perreault and Cynthia Franca are inviting the community to come and join the celebration of the newly published “Hopkinton Through Poetry: Celebrating 300 Years” Anthology of 36 local poets and writers sharing poems that state what they love about the town of Hopkinton.

Eighth Annual Haunted Trail Walk Fundraiser

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The Woodville Trailbusters 4H Club are hosting their annual Haunted Trail Walk Fundraiser on Friday, October 23 and Saturday, October 24 from 5:30-8:30 PM at 25 Winter Street in Hopkinton. The cost is $3 per child and $5 per adult. There will be popcorn, candied apples and cider. Admission includes a guided trail walk with dragons, pirates, pumpkins, a mad scientist, prisoners, spiders, minions and much more, a hay ride and games.

No drop-offs, please. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Woodville 4H Clubs Update

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The Woodville Trailbusters 4H Horse Club and Woodville Crafty Cats 4H Club finished up their summer by attending the three day fair in Westford. The members rode their horses in a three day show and had many entries in the static building: arts, crafts, needlepoint, photography, baking, canning, gardening, creative writing and many more categories.

@HopkintnWX Weather Update

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Beautiful 3 day weekend on tap! National Weather Service Frost Advisory in effect for Middlesex County, Sunday 2AM to 8AM

2015 Hopkinton High School Pep Rally Playback

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The 2015 Hopkinton High School Pep Rally took place today before the Homecoming Game against Holliston. For anyone who may have missed it, HCAM will be replaying the Pep Rally all weekend long.

On Friday, October 9, it will replay on HCAM-ED (Comcast channel 96 or Verizon channel 31) at 7:00 PM and 10:00 PM.

On Saturday, October 10, it will replay on HCAM-ED at 9:30 AM, 3:00 PM, 7:00 PM, and 10:00 PM. It will replay on HCAM-TV (Comcast channel 8 or Verizon channel 30) at 5:30 PM.

Gothic Ghost Tales at the Hopkinton Public Library

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Some of the most imaginative and original writers of ghost stories in the 20th century have been women. They helped create the modern ghost: a mixture of the old-fashioned Victorian gothic and science fiction. Rita Parisi from Waterfall Productions will present three ghost stories that probe the possibilities of other dimensions in time and human consciousness at the Hopkinton Public Library on Monday, October 26 at 6:30 PM.

Suitable for ages 10 and up.

Weather Trends in Hopkinton: September 27, 2015 - October 4, 2015

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According to the DPW weather station, the highest temperature reached in Hopkinton last week was 84.8 degrees, the lowest was 34.2. Average temperature last week in Hopkinton was 57.2 degrees. Humidity was at an average of 81.9%, the peak was 98% while the lowest was 33.1%. Wind Speed averaged 2.4 MPH, while reaching a high of 7 MPH. Precipitation accumulated 3.46 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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