Downtown Franklin

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 […]
January 21, 2019
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Franklin Cultural District a milestone for Franklin, MA

The designation of an official cultural district in Franklin, MA was recently announced by the Massachusetts Cultural Council (MCC ).  The new Franklin Cultural District should […]
June 8, 2018
Santa Fe Burrito Grill Franklin MA

New Mexican restaurant serves excellence in Franklin

A new Mexican restaurant called the Santa Fe Burrito Grill has opened in downtown Franklin to long lines and rave reviews. Family owned and serving locally […]
May 25, 2017
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Downtown Franklin facelift’s striking success

It took over two years and $7 million, but Downtown Franklin, MA’s road and streetscape remodeling project was worth the effort and inconvenience.  For many long […]
July 31, 2016

How to avoid trouble with 2 way traffic in Downtown Franklin, MA

It took a bit longer than originally expected, but two way traffic has finally become a reality in Downtown Franklin, MA. The change in traffic patterns […]
July 25, 2016

Family fun at Franklin Cultural Festival

The Franklin Cultural Festival is a newcomer to the many annual festivals and fairs held in the Town of Franklin, MA.  This week, the second annual […]
May 2, 2016

Franklin Library opens at temporary home

The Franklin Public Library has opened at its new temporary home at 25 Kenwood Circle, Franklin, MA. The Library will be at the new facility on […]
April 12, 2016

Old Franklin town hall razed

It’s just a memory now! The old town hall building in Franklin, MA is now completely leveled, completing about 2 weeks of demolition work.     […]
April 8, 2016

Franklin Library moving to temporary new home

The Franklin Town Library will be closed  for the next 3 weeks as it moves to a temporary location in a local industrial park.  The move […]
March 7, 2016

New shopping complex coming to downtown Franklin

A new 7,900 square foot shopping venue will soon be taking its place in downtown Franklin. The complex of shops will be call Horace Mann Square […]
July 30, 2015

Why support a Cultural District for Franklin, MA

Franklin, MA’s first Cultural Festival concluded Sunday, after five consecutive days of artistic performances and fun events staged throughout the Franklin downtown area. It’s great to […]
January 25, 2015

2015 should see 2-way traffic in downtown Franklin

A $7+ million road and streetscape improvement project in Franklin, MA will transform the downtown area later this year once warmer weather allows work to get […]