Saturday, October 5, 2013

In the News: Harvest Festival, Alpine Place fire, dining for a cause

Franklin fest expected to draw thousands

On Sunday, some 5,000 people are expected to flock to the center of town for the Downtown Partnership’s 11th annual Harvest Festival.


Sixteen displaced by Franklin fire

A fire that originated in a second-floor bedroom of a multi-family Alpine Place home temporarily displaced 16 residents. It also "gutted" a bedroom where a 2-year-old boy had been sleeping in a crib and caused an estimated $20,000 in damage.

FHS Girls Ice Hockey road race & Dining Out For a Cause slated

The FHS Varsity Girls Ice Hockey Team Booster Club is partnering with Franklin Cafe & Grill at 418 W. Central St. in Franklin on Oct.  7,8, and 9 to raise money for their first new uniforms in the history of the team through its Dine Out for a Cause event.
(Note, the MDN story has a typo in the link to the Girls Hockey website. This link works
http://www.franklingirlshockey.com/index.html)