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Candidate Statement: Lesley Ficarri for Board of Assessors

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Hello Hopkinton Neighbors,

My name is Lesley Ficarri, and I am running for re-election to the Board of Assessors for a 3-year term.

Last May, many of you came out to support my candidacy and elect me to the open 1-year term. Thank you! The Board of Assessors key responsibilities are to support the Assessing Department in valuing real estate and personal property, considering tax abatements and exemptions and providing data and analysis needed to set the annual tax rate in accordance with applicable Massachusetts laws.

Editorial: Supporting Michael King for Board of Health

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I am writing in support of Michael King to be re-elected to the Hopkinton Board of Health. I
have had the pleasure of serving with Michael on the Board of Health over the last year. He is
thoughtful, detail oriented, and his science background makes him a perfect fit for the work of
the Board.

Candidate Statement: Meg Tyler for School Committee

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My name is Meg Tyler, and I am running for School Committee.

As a professor of Humanities at Boston University and as a parent of two, I’ve been thinking about educational practices for much of my adult life. My work requires that I continually challenge my assumptions and test and fortify my knowledge.

Candidate Statement: Michael King for Board of Health

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My name is Michael King and I am running for re-election to the Board of Health for a 3 year term.

The Board of Health plays a vital role in our community by working to control the spread of disease, to enforce sanitary codes, and to protect the environment.

Candidate for Planning Board Statement: Mark Hyman

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I’m Mark Hyman, candidate for Planning Board, and I’m asking for your support.

All new, LIVE, Jen and Margie Show

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Wednesday, May 31, 2017: Tonight at 7PM on The Jen & Margie Show: ...Preakness...Celtics...JFK's 100th...Everything Graduation...Tune in and join the conversation!

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Hopkinton Resident Seeks to Connect with Other Residents Regarding HHS AP Courses

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HCAM news has received the following email from Hopkinton resident Frank Sivo seeking to connect with other community members in a similar situation concerning HHS advance placement school courses:

"Was your motivated and qualified HHS student not approved for an AP course? Was there an override meeting? Did you understand how the decision was made? Are you willing be be vocal about your concerns? Join a group of parents who are working to remedy this process. Send name and phone number to [email protected]. #noapforyou"

Editorial: Support for Ken Weismantel

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Mr. Weismantel has served on the Planning Board for over 10 years. During this tenure, he has been actively and intimately involved with the permitting of scores of projects and subdivisions in Town, including Legacy Farms; the largest build-out of undeveloped, rural land in MetroWest in decades. Mr.

Editorial: Supporting John Coutinho for Board of Selectmen

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Dear Editor and Voters of Hopkinton:

I understand that as a fellow Board member, writing this letter may break some unwritten rule in local politics, but there are times we have to be willing to break the rules.

I ask you to join me in supporting John Coutinho for re-election as Selectman. I’ve known John for over 12 years and I can tell you he’s one of those people who constantly puts others before himself without thinking twice.

Editorial: Supporting Amy Ritterbusch for Planning Board

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I am supporting Amy Ritterbusch for a five year term on the Hopkinton Planning Board. I have known Amy for many years, and I am confident that Amy will carefully consider proposals brought before the Planning Board, will do her background research, and will make sure she hears from constituents on all sides of any issues before making any decisions.

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