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Upcoming Events in Franklin, MA Area: FRI 11/28/14 - THU 12/4/14

FRI 11/28   8pm   Brothers McCann at The Black BoxSAT 11/29   7:30pm   “Peace on Earth” Annual Christmas Concert at Franklin Federated ChurchSAT 11/29   ALL DAY - SHOP SMALL, support local businesses!SUN 11/30   4pm   Tree Lighting at Franklin CommonMON 12/1   7pm   Friends of Franklin Library Public MeetingTHU 12/4   4-7pm   Annual HOLIDAY STROLL in Downtown Franklin.For all the Town of Franklin Public Meetings click HERE.For event details click HERE.*If you have any suggestions or events for the calendar, please email Renata@BetterLivingRE.comNote: email subscribers will need to click through to the Franklin Matters webpage to view the embedded content (video,audio and documents) This post originally appeared on Franklin Matters
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King Philip, 27 @ Franklin, 8

Hockomock Sports reports on the annual football game between Franklin and King Phillip. The game was shifted at the last minute due to the weather to be hosted at Franklin. The home field advantage did not help Franklin as they lost 27-8.King Philip, 27 @ Franklin, 8 - Final1st Quarter: (KP) John DeLuca 4 yard rush, XP good (7-0).2nd Quarter: None.3rd Quarter: (KP) Mark Glebus 17 yard rush, XP good (14-0); (KP) M. Glebus 15 yard, XP fail (20-0).4th Quarter: (KP) M. Glebus 3 yard rush, XP good (27-0); (F) Daevon Weathers 10 yard rush, 2pt good (27-8).FHS PanthersFor all the scores around the Hockomock League on Thanksgiving, visit this this link email subscribers will need to click through to ...
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Official Public Notice Electric Rates are Skyrocketing

N star supply Rates going from 9.37cents/ kwh up to 14.97/ kwh on Jan. 1st Boston Globe November 7th 2014 National Grid has already gone from 8.2 cents to 16.27 cents Boston Globe September 25th 2014
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Franklin, Medway Receive Grants to Recycle, Compost, Reduce Waste

Medway and Franklin received state grants to support local efforts to increase recycling and reduce waste, Senator Karen Spilka (D-Ashland), Representative Jeffrey Roy (D-Franklin) and Representative John Fernandes (D-Milford) announced.
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Tourney Time For Panthers

Staying Focused The Key For Franklin Girls Soccer TeamHistory has a way of repeating itself and that’s a good thing for the Franklin High girls soccer team. Two years ago, coach Tom Geysen’s Panthers won the state championship by defeating Nashoba, 2-1. Last year, the girls downed Bishop Feehan for the Sectional crown, but bowed in the state semifinals to Newton North, 2-1.
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Getting Veterans to Tell Their Stories

Local Personal Historian To Share How-To’s of Veterans’ Oral History ProjectNo one understands the true stories of war better than a veteran. That’s what makes the Library of Congress’ Veterans Oral History Project so valuable. Veterans are recorded telling their individual stories, before these stories are lost.
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