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Hopkinton News

Local news for Hopkinton, MA continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

Polyarts is Coming. The Friends of the Hopkinton Public Library is looking for a few good bibliophiles.

Sunday, September 17, 2017 2-4 PM An invitation is extended to join us at the Trust's Annual Meeting. The meeting will take place on Sunday, September 17, 2017, from 2- 4PM, at the Masonic Temple at 6 Main Street, Hopkinton, MA in Doughty Hall .

The Hundredth Town Chorus will begin its fall session Wednesday, Sept. 6, and is searching for new female singers to join.

Holliston News

Local news for Holliston, MA continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

State police helicopter Air 2 was flying from the Holliston area on its way to Newburyport on a training flight this morning at around 11:20 a.m. when the crew spotted a large drone approaching from the side, according to a statement by state police spokesman David Procopio. "The drone got as close as approximately 100 feet in front of the helicopter before suddenly dropping to the ground," Procopio said.

"The Hopkinton Police Dispatch Center received a call at 5:22pm that a 12 year old boy had eloped from his home in a neighborhood located in the southern area of Hopkinton. Police and Fire resources were mobilized from Milford, Holliston, Ashland, Southborough, Upton as well as the Massachusetts State Police and the Department of Fire Services.

The 63-year-old lives in Holliston, Mass., about 20 miles from the Connecticut and Rhode Island borders. That's where he picked up the unusual hobby of visiting spots where at least three states or three Canadian provinces meet -- tripoints.

Southborough News

Local news for Southborough, MA continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

The Hundredth Town Chorus will begin its fall session Wednesday, Sept. 6, and is searching for new female singers to join.

"The Hopkinton Police Dispatch Center received a call at 5:22pm that a 12 year old boy had eloped from his home in a neighborhood located in the southern area of Hopkinton. Police and Fire resources were mobilized from Milford, Holliston, Ashland, Southborough, Upton as well as the Massachusetts State Police and the Department of Fire Services.

Thousands of gas leaks discovered in 2011 are responsible for $15 million to $20 million in damage to trees in the District of Columbia, according to natural gas safety expert Robert Ackley of Gas Safety Inc. in Southborough, Massachusetts. Now Ackley is returning to Georgetown this coming Tuesday through Thursday, Aug. 8 to 10, to update his research using top-of-the line measuring equipment.

Westborough News

Local news for Westborough, MA continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

The Hundredth Town Chorus will begin its fall session Wednesday, Sept. 6, and is searching for new female singers to join.

Len grew up in Framingham and graduated from Wentworth Institute with two degrees: mechanical engineering and machine processes. He lived most of his adult life in Westborough.

A Massachusetts man accused of threatening to kill the jury during his first murder trial and slapping his lawyer in the face during the second has been sentenced to 18 years in prison as part of a plea deal. The Telegram & Gazette reports that 37-year-old Janleer Povez of Worcester was awaiting a third trial in the 2008 death of a Westborough man before Thursday's sentencing.

Ashland News

Local news for Ashland, MA continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

Last month, a new public space named " The Corner Spot " opened in downtown Ashland, Massachusetts, to considerable fanfare. Lauded as a " downtown destination ", the Corner Spot is essentially a community gathering space that features amenities such as porch swings, a caf seating area, a book swap spot, a kids play area, and a pop-up store front intended for new businesses.

The Massachusetts Senate on Friday to approve a final $40.202B billion budget for Fiscal Year 2018. The budget makes reductions in spending from the originally proposed Senate budget due to revised revenue forecasts, but maintains a strong commitment to Chapter 70 education funding and preserving local aid to cities and towns.

Milford News

Local news for Milford, MA continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

A grand jury indictment charged a Milford man accused of stabbing a man to death and seriously wounding another with manslaughter. Jeremy Robin, 19, of Green Street, now faces three charges after authorities alleged he fatally stabbed Timothy Commerford, 21, of Holliston and stabbed Richard Garcia, 54, of Milford on May 7. Both Robin and his attorney, Brian Murphy, have said he acted in self defense when Garcia and Commerford - who they say was carrying a knife - approached him outside his Green Street apartment.

"The Hopkinton Police Dispatch Center received a call at 5:22pm that a 12 year old boy had eloped from his home in a neighborhood located in the southern area of Hopkinton. Police and Fire resources were mobilized from Milford, Holliston, Ashland, Southborough, Upton as well as the Massachusetts State Police and the Department of Fire Services.

A seasonal dinner by fter-party, with music by DJ J-Wolf and Berkshire Bateria, food from Lucia's Latin Kitchen, games, tiki cocktails and more in the Round Stone Barn. feature Born Without Bones, a rockin' 3-piece band from Milford, Mass.