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Women and Heart Disease

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Here’s what may be a surprising fact to many: Cardiovascular disease is the number one cause of death in American women. It kills more women each year – some 400,000 lives -than all cancers combined.

Yet nearly half of women – some 44 percent according to the American Heart Association – are unaware that it’s the number one threat to their health.

Why such a lack of awareness? One reason is a lack of research.

HopkintonWX Update

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More Seasonable temps return this week with some chilly mornings and cool afternoons. Mostly sunny through Tuesday then much needed rain on the way again.

Special “Advent Hymn Sing” at St. Paul’s December 6

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St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 61Wood Street (Rte. 135) invites its friends and neighbors to attend a special “Advent Hymn Sing” being held December 6 at the 10:00 a.m. Eucharistic service. Music minister Karen Scheffler will be leading the musical portion of the service, which will include St. Paul’s choir and musicians. Those in the congregation will be encouraged to sing along to the 12 songs, which are favorite Advent hymns chosen by St. Paul’s parishioners.

HMS Theater Performs "It All Starts Here" to Honor Hopkinton

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The Hopkinton Middle School Drama Club is proud to announce their fall 2015 production, It All Starts Here, an original play about the people of Hopkinton. The show goes up Friday, December 4th and Saturday, December 5th at 7 PM in the HMS Auditorium.

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Video: Parks and Recreation Host First Women's Flag Football Season

Hopkinton Parks and Recreation aligned with the NFL to start a Women’s flag football league and the first season was a success. Over 40 women joined the league said Parks and Recreation Director Jay Guelfi "it's almost like a sorority now... they compete's really become a nice Monday night for the ladies".

The Parks and Recreation commission is looking to increase the amount of teams in the league, if you're interested in signing up for next year, you can see more at

Check out some highlights and hear more about the league in the video below.

Photo Courtesy: Hopkinton Parks & Recreation Weather Update

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Mild tomorrow no weather travel worries. Light rain Friday and breaks of sun. 60 on Firday

Scenes from Top of the Hill Ceremony

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The Hopkinton High School Top of the Hill Program honors alumni for their exceptional achievements and contributions to society. A ceremony in their honor was held at the Hopkinton High School Auditorium on Tuesday, November 24, at 7:00 pm.

For 2015, Hopkinton's 300th Anniversary year, the following alumni will be honored and inducted:
1) Paul Phipps - 1939
2) Mary Beattie Harrington - 1954
3) Thomas McIntyre - 1972
4) Denise Millard - 1992
5) Meghan Fennelly Altidor - 1995
6) Sean Terry - 2005

Hopkinton Hillers VS Ashland Clockers Thanksgiving Football Preview 2015

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On thanksgiving morning Ashland and Hopkinton will meet for their 92nd thanksgiving game against one another at David M. Hughes Stadium. The traditional Ashland-Hopkinton thanksgiving game dates back to 1923 and has taken place every year except 1940. Last year Hopkinton won a snow covered defensive affair in Ashland 9-7. The Hillers have won the annual thanksgiving game versus Ashland the last 7 seasons. Overall Hopkinton leads the rivalry as their record against Ashland on thanksgiving is 49 wins, 37 losses and 5 ties.

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Video: Powderpuff Football 2015

Video 1: Check out highlights to a very exciting Powderpuff Flag Football game between the Class of 2017 and the Class of 2016!
Video 2: View the entire 2015 Powderpuff Football Game

You can also view photos of the game here.

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Video: HCAM News 11-13-2015

On this edition of HCAM news, we will show you a couple Veterans Day events that occurred in Hopkinton, The Hillers Golf Team reflects on a terrific 2015 season and Courtney has our HCAM insider but first, the Boston Marathon based 26.2 Foundation gave an update at the Board of Selectmen meeting and had some ideas that could be very beneficial for the community.


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