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1. Civics Sunday: Voting Rights

by Chris Cain 8/25/19

Recently the Civics Sunday series explored what is required to become a naturalized U.S. Citizen. These individuals join all other U.S. Citizens in being responsible for sustaining our democratic nation. Below is the listing of citizenship responsibilities from an earlier Civics Sunday article. Today’s focus is on voting as it relates to Participate in the democratic process.

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2. Holliston Agricultural Commission Newsletter-Summer/Fall 2019

by PJ Kilkelly 8/25/19

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3. School Committee Meeting Draws Crowd

by Yvette Cain 8/24/19

Thursday night’s School Committee meeting drew an audience of about 50 residents for its first meeting since June.

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4. Holliston In Blooms' Fourth Award Winner

by Deb Moore 8/24/19

Near and dear to my heart are tropical plants and Pat Westhaver has a beautiful display of white and pink dipladenia mandevilla in her garden, that captures your eye, in front of her home.

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5. Town Seeks to Improve Walkability and Expand Walking School Bus Program

by Matt Ristaino 8/23/19

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6. Back-to-School Elementary School Lunch Menu

by Press Release 8/23/19

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7. Wire Down on Washington Street Adds to Friday 'Rush' Hour Delay

by Chris Cain 8/23/19

Around 3:30 pm on Friday afternoon, a power line fell across Washington Street near the interection of Quail Run. East and west bound traffic on Washington Street had to be rerouted around the scene.

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8. Representative Dykema Hosts Senior Picnic

by Chris Cain 8/22/19

On Wednesday August 21st, our State Representative hosted her annual picnic for Seniors in her district: Holliston, Hopkinton, Southboro, and Westboro. The picnic was held in the very larger community room of the Faith Community Church in Hopkinton.

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9. The Wall Rolls Through to Bellingham

by Chris Cain 8/21/19

If you weren't downtown around 3:45 Tuesday afternoon, this is what you didn't get to see - yet.

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10. Fire / EMS Log for Week of August 9 - 15, 2019

by Chief Michael Cassidy 8/21/19

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11. Holliston TD Bank Closing in November

by Bobby Blair 8/20/19

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12. Public Forum on the Green New Deal

by Press Release 8/20/19

US Senator Edward Markey and Congresswoman Katherine Clark will host a community town hall on the Green New Deal Resolution and solutions to fighting climate change. Wednesday August 21st; 6:30 pm; Framingham High School

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13. Police Log for Week of August 11 - 17, 2019

by Paul Saulnier 8/20/19

Officer Obie dispatched to Underwood

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14. Environmental Help Desk Tip for Week of August 19, 2019

by Utah Nickel 8/19/19

Keeping it Clean

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15. Holliston Conservation Associates Are Hosting An Edible Plant Walk

by Mary Curran 8/18/19

Come out on Wednesday, August 21st at 6:30 PM. to find out how this plant--a red clover--has been used to treat diseases.

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16. The Wall That Heals Will Pass Through Holliston

by Stephen Bradford 8/17/19

The 'Wall That Heals,' a 3/4 size replica of the Vietnam Memorial in Washington, D.C., will be passing through Holliston on Tuesday afternoon around 3:15 p.m. Please join the Holliston Veterans at the Town Hall then to honor the memory of those who made the ultimate sacrifice.

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17. Holliston’s Long and Glorious Baseball History: A 4-Part Series; Part IV

by Joanne Hulbert 8/16/19

Holliston High School baseball team, circa 1890 Part IV: Our 19th Century Baseball Roots

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18. Holliston’s Long and Glorious Baseball History: A 4-Part Series; Part III

by Joanne Hulbert 8/15/19

Part III: Early 20th Century Holliston Baseball Standouts

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19. Fire / EMS Log for Week of August 2 - 8, 2019

by Chief Michael Cassidy 8/15/19

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20. Police Log for Week of August 4 - 10, 2019

by Paul Saulnier 8/14/19

It is clear from last week's crash tally that you can significantly reduce your chances of customizing your ride by staying off Washington Street.

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Articles with Most Comments on HR

One Year Ago: New Gun Shop in Town

by Bobby Blair

When HollistonReporter.com published this article about the new business in town, we were not prepared for the ensuing controversy. Have you run out of ideas for that perfect gift for Christmas? We logged well over 100 comments, both for and against, about a gun shop in Holliston.

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Pedestrian Struck

by Bobby Blair

December 24, 2015: HPD Media Release added.

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Break in at Holliston Firearms

by Paul Saulnier

Saturday, January 26, 2013. At approximately 7:30 AM, police responded to a call to 838 Washington Street about a break into Holliston Firearms.

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Open Letter to Dr. Jackson

by Jack Harper

Dear Dr. Jackson, We have three children at Placentino Elementary. Everyone I know says great things about the administration and the teachers at our extraordinary school. They have created a loving learning environment which make our children and other students anxious to be there every single day.

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Holliston Then and Now

by Bill Tobin

This article has been published in 2009 and 2013, and received many comments that are republished. Newcomers and old timers too appreciate our town then and now. Holliston has changed over recent years. Do you remember ... ... Izzy and Al's Restaurant? The Colonial Pharmacy? Walter's Dairy? The Mighty Midget? The Historical Society's old home? Joe's Barber Shop? Knowlton's Market ? The Edison Shop? Russell's Market? Aubuchon's? just to name a few.

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Town Hall Like You've Never Seen It

by Bobby Blair

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One Down, One To Go

by Paul Saulnier

After successfully crushing Bullard Memorial Farm's efforts to establish a solar farm in their neighborhood, Bullard Street residents have set their sights on ending shooting at the Holliston Sportsmen's Association.

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Pedestrian Struck in Crosswalk

by Bobby Blair

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Marijuana Farm: an opportunity or liability?

by Mary Greendale

Last week, local resident and businessman Fran Colantonio approached Selectmen with a proposal to construct an indoor, fully secure 50,000 square foot marijuana farm on 200 acres in Hopping Brook Industrial Park.

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Mother and Daughter Struck in Crosswalk

by Bobby Blair

Two people were struck by a vehicle in the crosswalk downtown Saturday afternoon

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