Hopkinton is a town located in southwestern Middlesex County, Massachusetts, about 40 km (25 mi) from Boston. As of the 2000 census, the town had a total population of 13,346.
Hopkinton was incorporated in 1715, and still retains its original town meeting form of government and is governed by a town board government.. The town's day-to-day affairs are overseen by a Board of Selectmen. Hopkinton is best known as the starting point of the Boston Marathon, held annually on Patriot's Day in April, and as the home of computer storage firm EMC Corporation.
For geographic and demographic information on the census-designated place Hopkinton, please see the article Hopkinton (CDP), Massachusetts.
Web Sites and Links
Absolute YogaOffers group classes for all ages. Includes class and workshop schedules, instructor profiles, and information about yoga.
Baypath Humane Society of HopkintonFacilitates the placement of stray and unwanted animals and pets in desirable homes; to establish and maintain an animal shelter and associated procedures which promote the health, care and adoption of these animals. A no-kill animal shelter for cats and dogs.
Boston.com - HopkintonHelp you find important information about this community in the Greater Boston area, including data on taxes, schools, and real estat
citizen-sentinel.orgA non-partisan, grassroots organization of hopkinton residents dedicated to assuring unrestricted public access to relevant information on town government issues influencing individual rights and town finances.
Greyhound FriendsGreyhound adoption group, includes mailing list, resources, and volunteer information.
HCAM-TVHopkinton Community Access Television on channel 8 of AT&T cable.
Hop to the Beat Dance StudioSpecializing in the Lindy Hop by providing dance classes, dances, workshops, a summer camp, and performances.
Hopkinton Eye AssociatesDoctor Stewart Galeucia offers vision services, contact lenses, medical eye treatment, and eyewear. Includes patient forms.
Hopkinton IndependentLocal news by local residents providing the "big picture in a small town."
Hopkinton Lions ClubThe local presence for Lions International, this organization provides various services to the town, and raises funds for programs dedicated to eradicating blindness and other preventable disorders.
Hopkinton Police DepartmentCommitted to strengthening the partnership between their organization and their community.
Hopkinton Public SchoolsA comprehensive website featuring information and resources specific to the district and individual schools in Hopkinton.
Hopkinton Public LibraryInformation about the Library and activities.
InfoFind - HopkintonDirectory of local web sites.
Lake Maspenock Preservation AssociationFormed for the purpose of promoting the welfare of Lake Maspenock. Includes information, history and programs and projects concerning the lake.
Professional Nursing Placement Services, Inc.PNPS provides customized home health care.
Project Just BecauseStarted with a mom and a basement, this organization provides multi-faceted assistance to local families in need.
Saint John the Evangelist ParishRoman Catholic; includes a Mass schedule, parish history, directions, weekly bulletin, calendar, and online registration.
St. Paul's Episcopal Church of Hopkinton, MASt. Paul's Church services, newsletter and directions.
Sweet Pea YogaOffers classes for babies, toddlers and preschool age children. Includes schedule and registration forms.
The Hopkinton NewsOnline source for local news, sports, features, and photos.
Town of HopkintonOfficial town site.
Town Online - HopkintonFeaturing news and views from The MetroWest Daily News and Hopkinton Crier.