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View the 2016 Annual Town Meeting

The 2016 Annual Town Meeting lasted 2 days and 52 articles were presented, discussed and voted on. View the meeting below and see the summary here!

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Video: Hillers Softball takes down Bellingham 4-27-2016

On Wednesday April 27th, the Hopkinton Hillers softball team plated 5 runs in the first inning as they took down the Bellingham Blackhawks 12-2. Bri Mirabile had a nice start, striking out 13 hitters while giving up 2 runs on 3 hits. Heather Holly went 3 for 4 at the plate, scored a run and drove in 2 runs.

The Hillers picked up 3 more wins after defeating Bellingham, they took down Dover-Sherborn on 4/28, 10-5, Millis on 4/29, 10-6 and Medway on 5/2, 12-0. Hopkinton is currently 7 and 3 on the season and on a 5 game winning streak.

View highlights of the 12-2 win over Bellingham below.

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Video: Hopkinton Relay for Life Basketball Game

Hopkinton Students and Teachers met up on the basketball court in April to raise funds toward the Hopkinton Relay for Life. The Students took the win over the teachers, HCAM news spoke with member of the student team and Relay for Life Publicity Sub-Committee Sam Cestari. The Hopkinton Relay for Life is Friday May 13th, at 6pm. You can find more information here.

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Video: School Resource Officer Phil Powers Recognized by Selectmen after receiving Award

On April 26th 2016 Hopkinton Selectmen recognized School Resource Officer Phil Powers after he received the SRO Exceptional Service Award from the Massachusetts Juvenile Police Officers Association.

Image Courtesy: Hopkinton Police

Live Annual Town Meeting Updates 2016

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Stay Tuned to this page for Live Annual Town Meeting Updates. Town Meeting is scheduled for 7pm Monday May 2nd, Tuesday May 3rd and Wednesday May 4th. View the full town meeting warrant here! View town meeting live here: or Comcast Channel 8, Verizon Channel 30.

Motion to change order of Article 51 (Town Clerk), to come after Article 7 (Set the Salary of Elected Officials) - Passed

MassBay Community College to Hold Annual All Vehicle Show

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ASHLAND, MA – Massachusetts Bay Community College will hold its annual All Vehicle Show and Spring Automotive Open House on Sunday, May 15, 2016 from 8AM – 12PM at the MassBay Automotive Technology Center in Ashland. The show is free and open to the public, featuring vehicles of all genres – from 1930s roadsters to modern muscle cars to imported vehicles. The spectators that attend will vote for the top 20 vehicles and the People’s Choice Award, in addition the MassBay alumni will vote for the Alumni Choice Awards.

Town of Hopkinton seeks Three Intermittent Laborers

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The Town of Hopkinton seeks three Intermittent Laborers for 40 hours per week available to work between approximately May 16th through September 1st to perform the following duties:

• Lawn mowing
• Weed trimming
• Miscellaneous property cleanups
• Other maintenance-type related duties

• Ability to drive a one-ton dump truck with trailer
• Prior experience with landscaping and/or maintenance
• Good interpersonal skills and the ability to follow written and verbal instructions

Hopkinton Police Annual Fishing Derby

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The Hopkinton Police Association is hosting the annual Fishing Derby Saturday May 14th 9am-Noon. The event is free to all children 15 and under. The Fishing Derby will take place at the Hopkinton Sportsman's club in rain or shine.

Weather Trends in Hopkinton: April 24th - May 1st, 2016

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According to the DPW weather station, the highest temperature reached in Hopkinton last week was 69.8 degrees, the lowest was 29.7 Average temperature last week in Hopkinton was 48.7 degrees. Humidity was at an average of 55%, the peak was 97% while the lowest was 14%. Wind Speed averaged 1.9 MPH, while reaching a high of 8 MPH. Precipitation accumulated 0.4 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.

St. Paul’s Rummage Sale May 14

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There will be bargains galore on clothing, toys, books, and other miscellaneous items at the St. Paul’s Rummage Sale on Saturday, May 14 from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. St. Paul’s Episcopal Church is located at 61 Wood Street (Rte. 135) in Hopkinton.

Anyone wishing to donate items to the Rummage Sale is welcome to drop off items (with the exception of computers, TVs, microwaves or air conditioners) at the church Parish Hall on Thursday, May 12 from 2:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.; and Friday, May 13 from 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.


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