About Franklin MA

About Franklin MA

June 10, 2020
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Riverbend Hiking Trails – Franklin’s newest recreation resource

Hikers and outdoor enthusiasts take note: there’s a new recreational resource taking shape in Franklin, MA. Called the Riverbend Hiking Trails, this 40 +/- acre parcel […]
May 26, 2020

Franklin, MA a perennial Safest City

Franklin, MA has been named one of the nation’s safest cities in every annual Top 100 Safest Cities report published by NeighborhoodScout, the demographics and crime-trends […]
May 19, 2020

363 Oak St, Franklin, MA

363 Oak Street in Franklin, MA is a classic center hall colonial that gives you the space you need to work from home AND the location […]
May 8, 2020

Big Y

The Big Y Worldclass Market in Franklin, MA is located at 348 East Central Street. That’s close to the Horace Mann Shopping Center and the Chestnut […]
April 5, 2020
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Active Kids Preschool

The Active Kids Preschool is run by The Adirondack Club as part of its many programs and services for children. Quote from webpage The following is […]
March 1, 2020
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Plastic checkout bags banned in Franklin, MA

Starting July 1, 2020, the use of plastic checkout bags by retailers in Franklin, MA shall become illegal under a new town ordinance recently promulgated by […]
February 22, 2020
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Community Preservation Act may be in Franklin’s future

Franklin, MA Town Administrator Jamie Hellen recently made a presentation to the Franklin Town Council advocating that Franklin consider participating in the Massachusetts Community Preservation Act […]
February 6, 2020
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Franklin has its share of Top One Percenters

The Boston Globe recently reported on the number of million-dollar earners living in each Massachusetts city or town. For communities in I-495/I-95 region of the Commonwealth, […]
November 6, 2019
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Franklin’s Trunkline Trail getting million dollar upgrade

Franklin’s section of the twenty-two mile long Southern New England Trunkline Trail is set to get a $1M+ upgrade in 2020.  An underpass will be built […]
October 11, 2019
Benjamin Franklin Classical Charter

Benjamin Franklin Classical Charter School best in state – Niche

The Benjamin Franklin Classical Charter Public School in Franklin, MA (BFCCPS) is the best charter school in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, according to Niche, the highly […]
May 2, 2019
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Franklin High in top 30 percent of MA high schools

Out of 342 Massachusetts high schools surveyed, Franklin High was #90 in the state in the newest rankings issued recently by US News and World Report. […]
April 24, 2019
ArtWeek 2019 Franklin MA

Ten days of art, culture, and fun at Artweek in Franklin, MA

ArtWeek 2019 gets underway in Franklin, MA on Friday, April 26 and ends on Sunday, May 5.  It’s part of the annual springtime celebration of the […]