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James Edward McKenzie, 55

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James Edward McKenzie, 55, passed away peacefully in his sleep on
Wednesday, July 10, 2013. Born in Framingham, he was the beloved son of
Esther (Brown) and Emery McKenzie of Hopkinton.

Spilka to Hold Office Hours in Holliston

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Senator Karen Spilka's Office Announces Holliston Office Hours

On Friday, July 12th, join Senator Karen Spilka and Puja Mehta, Senator Spilka's District and Constituent Services Director, for district office hours in Holliston. Senator Spilka will be available to update constituents on the latest news and events and discuss any concerns or questions you may have.

Pejamajo Café
770 Washington Street, Holliston, MA
8:30 – 9:30 a.m.

Beginning July 12 Route 85 Open to Local Traffic Only

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Please be advised that beginning Friday July 12, 2013 at 8:30 PM, Route 85, Cedar St., in Hopkinton will be open to LOCAL TRAFFIC ONLY due to road construction in support of the railroad bridge replacement project on Cedar St. in Southborough.

All Non-Local traffic will be detoured at the intersection of Cedar St., Route 85 and Main St., Route 135 in Hopkinton and rerouted through Ashland into Southborough. Detour signs will be posted to assist motorists.

The detour will be in place until Monday July 15, 2013 at 5 AM.

Host Families for International Students Needed for the 2013-2014 School Year

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Consider hosting one of Hopkinton High School's international students for the next school year or for a semester. Students from Brazil, Italy, China, Norway and Sweden have been accepted. Host families find their lives enriched sometimes in surprising ways and some have made life long friends.

Support HHS: By hosting you'll also be contributing to our school and community. For example in addition to cultural understanding and friendship, tuition fees from international students support our Mandarin language program at Hopkinton High School.

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Emilee Trudeau: Taking A Stand Against Bullying

Imagine waking up every day and not wanting to get out of bed, not wanting to go to school, just wanting to hang out in your room by yourself all day. Or when you did go to school, feeling alone, eating lunch by yourself or with your guidance counselor. That’s how Emiee Trudeau, an 8th grader at Hopkinton Middle School used to feel, before she decided to stop being sad and take a stand against bullying.

Watch the HCAM News video interview with Emilee as she talks about how she dealt with being bullied by making a YouTube video, asking for help and learning to move up and stay strong.

Sunset Jazz Series Kicks Off July 13

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The Sunset Jazz Series will kick off on July 13 with the Matt Boland Trio. Other featured groups scheduled to perform are listed below and the series will run through August 24, 2013. (No concert August 3, as we are doing Shakespeare Under the Stars!) All concerts start at 7 p.m.

Free jazz concerts in the HCA amphitheater.

13-Jul: Matt Boland Trio

20-Jul: Erik Caldarone Group

27-Jul: Nate Aronow Nextet

10-Aug: The MetroWest Jazz Project

17-Aug: The OGD Trio

24-Aug: Michael Chasse Quartet

Donald William Brisco, 80

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Donald William Brisco, 80, of Hopkinton, passed away Sunday, July 7, 2013
at the Milford Regional Medical Center. Born in Soldiers, Pennsylvania, he
was the son of the late Maude (Lehman) and John Brisco. He was the husband
of Anna Maria (Morteo) Brisco of Hopkinton.

Donald proudly and honorably served his country as a Marine from
1953-1961. He
was the Vice President of Operations at The Fair Department Store for 22
years from 1973-1995.

Tree Removals Approved

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The Planning Board met on July 8 with Tree Warden Paul Gleason to discuss the removal of trees on the Scenic Roads West Main Street and School Street, and from the property at 119 Ash Street. Ash Street is also a Scenic Road.

A New Page for Casino Related Only News

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Are you following news related to the proposed casino in Milford by Foxwoods Massachusetts? To make staying up to date with the latest casino related news and events easier, a dedicated page has been added to the HCAM website that contains links to all of our casino related news.

Library Now Open on Monday Mornings

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Beginning on Monday, July 15, the Hopkinton Public Library will open at 10 a.m. on Monday mornings.

"This will be great news for our young readers and especially for those parents who love bringing their children to the library on Monday mornings, but couldn't for the last several years," said Library Director Rownak Hussain. "We are excited about this step forward and will continue to serve the community with the best library services possible!"


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