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Studio Two Show at BLACK BOX to Benefit HMEA

It’s that time of year – time come out of hibernation to support local the 4,000 children and adults with disabilities that are supported by...

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Charles River Children’s Chorale Explores the World through Song

Lelia Tenreyro-Viana believes there’s a power to music.
Director of the Charles River Children’s Chorale, a Metrowest Community Program for...

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His Business is Booming, with Much Thanks to Franklin Public Library

Making use of his local library wasn’t a hard sell for Franklin resident Mikael Pyrtel. The entrepreneur’s mother is a retired librarian.
“...

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Generous Community Rises to the Challenge to “Stuff the Bus”

It all started with an idea. Ray Auger, My FM’s Mr. Everything, and host of the Morning Show on Myfm101.3 &WMRC 1490AM radio, told Tom...

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Sports

Franklin Wrestlers Hope to Excel at Sectional Tourney

Franklin High’s wrestling team will be striving to bring home a Sectional championship when it heads for Newton on Saturday, Feb. 10.
Coach Carman Colace, who’s been the Panthers coach for the last 36 years, would like to add another trophy to Franklin’s rich tradition...

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Luke Downie Continues to Be a Force in Franklin Hockey

As he enters his senior campaign for the Franklin High School hockey team, Luke Downie has already reached the pinnacle of his career, but would very much like to accomplish another Division 1 State Title before he graduates. As a sophomore in his first season on the varsity...

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Kessler Is Franklin’s Gift To KP’s Baseball Program

Greg Kessler is the new baseball coach at King Philip, and his addition to the Warriors’ athletic staff is a gift from neighboring rival Franklin High.
The 29-year-old Kessler, who was a captain and an all-star in football and baseball at Athol High School, has coached...

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