Sat- Food Pantry SOUPer Bowl at Jordan Hall 5-7:30
Sunday-- Hoagies at Mt. Hollis Lodge
Real Estate Tax due February 2nd
Piano Charlie at Bullard Farm, rescheduled to next Thursday, February 5th
Two Prana events this weekend. See Events
*** Shovel Your Nearest Hydrant ***
Important School events on February 2 and 5. See EVENTS for details

News

1. Now Showing on HCAT

by Lisa Hedrick 1/31/15

Updated 01 - 31 - 2015

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2. What You Need to Know About College Admissions: The Transfer Applicant

by Joanne Apesos 1/31/15

Many students who begin their studies at one college do not earn their college degree at that institution. According to the National Association of College Admissions Counselors, approximately one-third of college students transfer. Why? West Virginia University

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3. Town Census

by Bill Tobin 1/30/15

The annual town street listing form was recently mailed to all households in Holliston. This is a very important census document that should/must be returned to Town Hall. Failure to return results in name removal from the active voting list.

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4. Fire and Ice at Lake Winthrop

by Bill Tobin 1/28/15

The 7th Annual Fire and Ice event at Pleasure Point on Lake Winthrop is Sunday, February 8th. Come and enjoy skating, ice fishing, sledding, walking, roasted marshmallows, hot chocolate, food and of course warming by the fire pits.

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5. Local Swim Team Doing Great

by Ryan Camire 1/28/15

Students from Holliston and Medway have collaborated to create a local swim team of 40 swimmers with a 6-0 record in the Tri-Valley League.

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6. Police Log: January 19 - 25, 2015

by Paul Saulnier 1/27/15

Want to get rid of stuff? Just leave it in plain sight in your unlocked car overnight. It will be gone in the morning.

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7. Holliston Pantry Shelf presents SOUPer Bowl 2015

by Amy Porter 1/27/15

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8. Are Storm Alerts Overdone?

by Andrew Mades 1/27/15

This is New England and we should just ignore the snow for the most part and go about our daily business.

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9. Firefighters & EMTs Practice Ice and Water Rescue

by Paul Saulnier 1/26/15

Fifteen Holliston firefighters and EMTs spent Saturday morning jumping into the frigid waters of Lake Winthrop to learn how to save you and me from an icy grave should we be unfortunate enough to fall through the ice on one of many ponds in Holliston.

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10. Middle School Wrestlers attended The Natick Ed Deeley Youth Tournament

by Joanne Garry 1/26/15

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11. MEMA’S TIPS FOR PREPARING FOR THE STORM

by Ann Adams 1/26/15

“Before the arrival of the storm this evening, it is important that you take the proper steps to ensure the safety of your family and home,” said Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) Director Kurt Schwartz.

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12. Slipping and Sliding Folks

by Bobby Blair 1/24/15

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13. Piano Charlie, the Wild life of a notorious Bullard

by Tara Hathaway 1/24/15

Join us at Bullard Memorial Farm to hear the fascinating tale of “Piano Charlie, the Wild life of a notorious Bullard”

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14. Representative Dykema Welcomes Holliston Cub Scout Pack 47 to the State House

by Andrea Pessolano 1/24/15

Boston, MA - On Friday, January 16th, Representative Carolyn Dykema welcomed members of Cub Scout Pack 47 from Holliston and their families to the State House.

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15. Selectmen Meet on January 21, 2015

by Paul Saulnier 1/23/15

Way down the Bogastow Brook, deep in the woods off Rogers Road on this cloudy dark night comes the cry of the lost Holliston Selectmen: Hey, where the heck is the Serocki house? I wasn't any help as I had only driven by once and that was during the daytime.

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16. Too Young to Die But It's Happening

by Bobby Blair 1/22/15

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17. Celebration of New Ministry

by Bill Tobin 1/22/15

St. Michael's welcomed and celebrated Reverand Sarah Robbins-Cole as Rector of the Parish on Tuesday, January 20th.

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18. HIB Focuses on Judges' Suggestions

by Bobby Blair 1/21/15

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19. Foreign Exchange Students in Holliston

by Victoria Clerkin 1/21/15

Holliston High School welcomed two students from China this past fall. These students who will graduate from Holliston High this spring have added invaluable diversity to the school population and have helped shape the school district's global education program. They have been hosted by local families.

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20. Historical Society Ponders Growing Pains

by Bobby Blair 1/20/15

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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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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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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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Holliston Then and Now

by Bill Tobin

This article was published in December 2009 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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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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Name This Park

by Bobby Blair

Here's your chance to name a park...

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Vote No on Holliston's Question 5.

by Marty Lamb

The question asks. "should the state rep from this district be instructed to vote in favor of a resolution calling upon Congress to propose an amendment to the U.S. Constitution affirming that (1) rights protected under the U. S. Constitution are the rights of natural persons only and (2) both Congress and the states may place limits on political contributions and political spending?"

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