Franklin MA

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, […]
May 7, 2019

Fun Franklin walk/run May 19 supports autism/special needs

The 18th annual HEMA incredABLE 5K walk/run will be held Sunday, May 19 at the Dell EMC corporate campus located at 50 Constitution Blvd in Franklin, […]
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
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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 […]
April 20, 2019

Empty Bowls charity dinner May 2 at Franklin, MA high school

To raise funds in support of the local food bank, The Franklin High School Empty Bowls Club is hosting a soup-kitchen style dinner on May 2, […]
April 15, 2019
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DPW work slows travel on important roads in Franklin, MA

Many of the routes residents of Franklin, MA routinely drive to go shopping, take the kids to school, and to commute to work will be affected […]
February 13, 2019
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Fun activities for spring from Franklin’s Lifelong Learning Institute

Here’s good news for everyone in and around Franklin, MA who is weary of winter: the spring 2019 schedule of fun classes and activities has been […]
January 27, 2019

Franklin, MA in elite group of safest US cities

NeighborhoodScout, a nationally recognized compiler of crime data, school ratings, and demographic trends for states, cities, and neighborhoods in the US, recently announced that Franklin, MA […]
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 […]
October 27, 2018

Franklin High a Top 50 School

Franklin High School ranked in the top 50 of all public high schools in Greater Boston in a recent survey released by Boston Magazine. In producing […]