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Kimball Pond in Hopkinton is closed while water is tested

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Kimball Pond in Hopkinton was closed Thursday after a film was discovered on the water in the morning. The film was likely caused by the hot weather, a statement on the town’s website announced. “We’re being overly cautious,” said Hopkinton Town Administrator Neal Cass. “It probably is something that’s been caused by the lack of rain and high heat.” It was about 90 degrees in the area Thursday, according the …

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Thursday, July 30, 2015

Unified golf tourney The Hopkinton Unified golf team (pictured) competed in its first ever tournament at Duston Country Club. John and Danny Miner finished first, Dan Story and Ellie Coe finished second, and Tom O’Dougherty and Lizzie Busby came in third. Golf results Two teams tied for first place in the Foursome Fewest …

People for July 29, 2015

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

BOW Taylor Grip was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Marist College in Poughkeepsie, N.Y. Lee Miller was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at the University of Minnesota College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences. Derrick Uchida earned a bachelor’s degree in history from Roger Williams University in Bristol, R.I. Andrew Stidwill earned a …

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Saturday, July 11, 2015

Youth track The Concord Flyers competed in an open meet in Manchester on Thursday. Nine-year-old Margaret Sheehan finished first in the 100 and 400, as did 10-year-old Tyler Harrington. Kelsey Mayer, 11, was first in the 100. Twelve-year-olds Sarah Degler grabbed second in both the 100 and 400, …

Announcements: Race winners

Friday, July 10, 2015

HOPKINTON The winners The results of Hopkinton’s “Four on The Fourth” 4.1-mile road race were Robert Dapice in first place, Duncan Calder in second and Eric Wheeler in third for the men. In the ladies’ division Erin Lane placed first, Emily Calder placed second and Lily Sabol placed …

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Friday, July 10, 2015

NEIBL result The Weare Nationals (7-3) defeated AB Athletics of Nashua, 7-5, in NEIBL action. Derek Goldrick’s two-run homer in the fifth gave the Nationals a 6-5 lead. Tyler Keim’s RBI single added an insurance run. Keim struck out the side for the save in his one inning …

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Thursday, July 9, 2015

Concord Recreation Concord Recreation will hold soccer registrations for fall soccer for ages 4-6 and grades 1 and 2. Non-residents may register for Soccer Fun-damentals and Division I. Division II and III are for Concord/Penacook residents only. Fall soccer will run from Sept. 12 to mid-October. Registrations made …

High school Player of the Season for boys’ lacrosse

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

James McCluskey SCHOOL : Hopkinton High HONORS/STATS : The two-year captain was a First Team All-State selection after anchoring a defense that allowed just 4.3 goals per game during the season as the Hawks advanced to the Division …

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Wednesday, July 8, 2015

USA Climbing divisional championships Three members of the Team Evo youth rock climbing team will be moving on to the USA SCS Nationals at Stone Summit Kennesaw in Georgia from Thursday through Sunday. Nate Milliken and Grant Dreffer, both of Concord, and Chloe LaBerge of Pepperell, Mass., all …

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Monday, July 6, 2015

xxxx xxxxxx. Tryouts/registrations Bow Soccer Club fall registration is now open. Local athletes may sign up for U6-U16 teams for boys and girls. Visit bowsoccerclub.com to register. Capital City Vipers football and cheer program signup dates are Wednesday at Penacook Elementary School 5-8 p.m. and July 25 at …

High school Athlete of the Season for boys’ track & field

Monday, July 6, 2015

Nick Fleury SCHOOL : Hopkinton High HONORS/STATS : The junior won the long jump (21-1½) by nearly a foot, won the 100 (11.46) by .12, was third in the 400, and was part of the runner-up 4x400 team …

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Sunday, July 5, 2015

Softball champs The 12U Capital Area All-Stars won the Babe Ruth Softball District 2 All-Star Championship, played over the weekend in Hopkinton, by going 5-0 in the tournament, earning wins over Suncook, Hopkinton and Lakes Region. Players on …

Hopkinton community members come together to save historic Kimball Lake cabins

Sunday, July 5, 2015

After years of gradually falling into disrepair, the Kimball Lake cabins in Hopkinton are being brought back to life. One by one, the small wooden structures on the shore of Kimball Lake are being refurbished by local volunteers. …