Students at Elmwood Elementary School in Hopkinton met Thursday with several visitors from the heart of Africa: world-class Kenyan runners who will compete in Monday’s running of the Boston Marathon.
Dick and Rick Hoyt are a big part of Boston Marathon history, a father-son team who have been racing for three decades.
A Hopkinton school has reversed the suspension of 5-year-old boy who brought a toy gun to class earlier this week.
Christina Stone says she’s sensitive to recent incidents of gun violence at schools, but says the school handbook doesn’t address these toys.
School may be held on Good Friday for some districts hampered by a lack of snow days.
The U.S. Supreme Court has denied a request to hear an appeal from a British man who was convicted of killing his wife and infant daughter in Hopkinton.
Dick and Rick Hoyt are Boston Marathon legends and they will soon be honored with a bronze statue.
Lawyers for Neil Entwistle filed the request last year, and the court is scheduled to decide Jan. 11 whether it will consider the case.
They are calling it a Christmas miracle of sorts at a Hopkinton assisted living center.
Wanxiang, a subsidiary of a Chinese automotive part maker, will buy almost all of the assets of A123 for more than $256 million.