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Franklin Girls Softball Officially Opens 2014 Season

The long winter yielded to a beautiful spring weekend as the Franklin Girls Softball Association (FGSA) officially kicked-off...
Franklin Matters

Stuff A Truck Challenge At Healthy Kids Day!

The Franklin Food Pantry will be bringing their new Mobile Pantry Truck to Healthy Kids Day and we challenge you to help...
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Obituary: Maria S. Palumbo

PALUMBO, Maria S. (Giardiello) Of Franklin, April 15, beloved wife of Albert P. Palumbo. Mother of Victoria Caezza and her...
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Obituary: Roy S. Fournier

FOURNIER, Roy S. Sr. Of Franklin, April 13, beloved husband of Irene (Dragani) Fournier, Father of Donna Cameron and her...
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Milford's Caroline Fairbanks making a smashing debut for Wheaton softball

When Caroline Fairbanks reported for preseason workouts, she was already acquainted with some of her new teammates on the...
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MBTA to close some stations, alter bus routes, while increasing most service for Boston Marathon

The MBTA announced it will temporarily close five Green Line stations on Marathon Monday, boost most service to rush-hour...
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Town offering affordable condos

There are three remaining units for sale in the Franklin Heights housing development off Lincoln Street in connection with...
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Some school districts less than excited about new standardized test

A number of officials in suburban school districts west of Boston are only grudgingly going along with pilot testing for...
Franklin Town News

Artist Creates Art, Inspires New Artists Artist Spotlight: Gail Eckberg

Gail Eckberg says she (and her three sisters) was born into a world surrounded by beautiful things and beautiful places. “I...
Franklin Town News

Read Across America

On Tuesday, March 4th, the Benjamin Franklin Classical Charter Public School in Franklin celebrated Read Across America Day...
Franklin Town News

United Regional Chamber Scholarship Applications Now Being Accepted

Applications are now being accepted for The United Regional Chamber of Commerce's college scholarships. Several $1,000...
Boston Globe

Obituary: Ann L. Kearney

KEARNEY, Ann L. "Nancy" (McCaffrey) 85, of Franklin, March 31, 2014. Beloved wife of the late Robert M. Kearney. Mother of...
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