Thursday, February 7, 2013

In the News: charter amendment, culinary competition, Governor's case


Franklin council considers charter amendments

Town Council on Wednesday night mulled amending the charter to pave the way for a November ballot question on whether the treasurer/collector job should be appointed.




Tri-County prepares for state culinary competition

For more than a month, Seamus Geehan spent hours after school cutting smoked salmon into paper-thin slices, then rolling them into the shape of petite pink orchards.




Governor makes case for tax hikes, spending

Gov. Deval Patrick on Tuesday said consensus is building around his major new transportation initiatives, but his equally ambitious education plan could prove to be a "harder lift."