Showing posts with label town hall. Show all posts
Showing posts with label town hall. Show all posts

Thursday, December 10, 2020

CNN and Sesame Street coming together for a Town Hall on the pandemic - Dec 19

CNN and Sesame Street are coming together for a town hall on Saturday, Dec. 19 at 10 a.m. ET to help children and parents understand the latest issues surrounding coronavirus, the vaccine, and celebrating holidays safely.

What questions do your kids have?
https://t.co/iwYaLtD9gB
Shared from Twitter: https://twitter.com/CNN/status/1336747511575433218?s=03
 
CNN and Sesame Street coming together for a Town Hall on the pandemic
CNN and Sesame Street coming together for a Town Hall on the pandemic

 

Monday, December 7, 2020

Boston Globe: "‘Help is on the way’

From the Boston Globe, an article of interest for Franklin:
Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation’s top infectious disease expert, said in a televised town hall Friday night that the pandemic sweeping through the nation has yet to see “the full effect of a potential surge upon a surge” following the Thanksgiving holiday.

Fauci, who will be staying on as chief medical advisor to President-elect Joe Biden, was taking part in a discussion on the coronavirus with CNN’s Anderson Cooper and Dr. Sanjay Gupta when he was asked about a model from the University of Washington’s Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation that is projecting more than 530,000 deaths from the virus in the United States by April.
Continue reading the article online (subscription may be required)

Sunday, August 23, 2020

4th Congressional District Race: A Town Hall on Race and Racism (re-broadcast schedule)

The 4th Congressional District Race: A Town Hall on Race and Racism held on Aug 19, 2020 is scheduled for re-broadcast on Franklin TV this week.

Franklin All-Access 
Comcast Channel 8; Verizon Channel 26
  • Sunday, Aug 23 - 8:30 PM
  • Tuesday, Aug 25 - 8:30 PM
  • Wednesday, Aug 26 - 10:00 AM
  • Thursday, Aug 27 - 3:30 PM

Franklin Town Hall  
Comcast Channel 11; Verizon Channel 29
  • Wednesday, Aug 26 - 8:00 AM
  • Wednesday, Aug 26 - 2:00 PM


4th Congressional District Race: A Town Hall on Race and Racism
4th Congressional District Race: A Town Hall on Race and Racism

Thursday, August 20, 2020

FM #333 4th District Candidates Town Hall - 8/19/20 (audio)

FM #333 = This is the Franklin Matters radio show, number 333 in the series.

This session shares the 4th District Candidates Town Hall facilitated by the “Franklin Area Against Racism” and “Medway Marches” and broadcast by Franklin TV. The Forum was conducted via Zoom to adhere to the ‘social distancing’ requirements of this pandemic period.

Angelica Crosby, Raj Seelam, and Justin Bates moderated the forum providing time for each candidate to respond to the questions on a random rotation.

All Democratic and Republicans were invited. The Democratic candidates participating (alphabetic order by last name) Jake Auchincloss, Becky Grossman, Alan Khazei, Ihssane Leckey, Natalia Linos, Jesse Mermell, and Ben Sigel.

Photos of the event participants (including screen captures of the questions and response order shared via Twitter - tagged as “#4thDist0819”) are available in this Google Photo Album https://photos.app.goo.gl/DQYMEE1ZVRq8g8yh9

The recording runs just about 1 hour and 40 minutes, so let’s listen to the 4th District candidates discuss their positions on a series of issues.

Audio file =  https://www.hipcast.com/podcast/HXg6gkXK

 

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FM #333 4th District Candidates Town Hall - 8/19/20 (audio)
FM #333 4th District Candidates Town Hall - 8/19/20 (audio)

Wednesday, August 19, 2020

4th District Candidates - Town Hall on Race and Racism

Virtual Town Hall on Race and Racism for  the  candidates  of  the  4th  Congressional district race to have a discussion while answering YOUR questions on addressing racism/combating  systemic  racial  inequality.


Democrats: (7:00-8:40)

  • Ben Sigel (Going)
  • Alan Khazei (Going)
  • Natalia Linos (Going)
  • Jesse Mermell (Going)
  • Becky Grossman (Going)
  • Jake Auchincloss (Going)
  • Ihssane Leckey (Going)

Republicans: (8:45-9:00)

  • David Rosa (Going)


- all Democrat and Republican candidates were invited - 

This will also be broadcast via live stream  https://franklintv.vod.castus.tv/vod/?live=ch3&nav=live

Follow the event on Facebook for updates  https://www.facebook.com/events/332521414591118/

4th District Candidates - Town Hall on Race and Racism
4th District Candidates - Town Hall on Race and Racism


Tuesday, August 11, 2020

Virtual Town Hall on Race and Racism - Aug 19

Virtual Town Hall on Race and Racism for  the  candidates  of  the  4th  Congressional district race to have a discussion while answering YOUR questions on addressing racism/combating  systemic  racial  inequality.

  • Ben Sigel 
  • Natalia Linos 
  • Becky Grossman 
  • Alan Khazei 
  • Jesse Mermell 
  • Jake Auchincloss 
  • Ihssane Leckey 
  • Dave Cavell

- all Democrat and Republican candidates were invited -


Virtual Town Hall	on  Race and Racism - Aug 19
Virtual Town Hall on  Race and Racism - Aug 19

Sunday, January 26, 2020

Franklin TV schedule for Monday, Jan 27, 2020

All Access
Monday
08:00 AM Cooking Thyme: Fish
08:30 AM SAFE Coalition: Kyle Brodeur
09:30 AM Commons Concert: Sharon Band
12:00 PM Brook'n'Cookin: Pork
12:30 PM Sandhya: Macaroons
Franklin TV schedule for Monday - All Access
Franklin TV schedule for Monday - All Access
01:30 PM Pizzapalooza: Pizzetta
02:00 PM N. E. Candlepins Fall '18 Pt 2
03:00 PM Candlepin New Gen Spring '19 8
03:30 PM Physician Focus: Kids' Health
04:00 PM Franklin Garden Club 05/23/15
04:30 PM Extended Play Season 10 Show 10
05:30 PM Senior Connection: Scams
06:00 PM Veterans' Call: Social Security
07:00 PM Frank Presents: Jeff Roy
08:30 PM Circle of Friends: Freebo

Franklin Pride
Monday
07:00 AM Horace Mann Winter Music
08:30 AM Sullivan Winter Music
Franklin TV schedule for Monday - Franklin Pride
Franklin TV schedule for Monday - Franklin Pride
10:00 AM Girls Hockey v King Philip
12:00 PM Parmenter Talent Show 2019
02:00 PM Franklin Garden Club 05/23/15
02:30 PM SAFE Coalition: Kyle Brodeur
03:30 PM FHS Winter Music Pt. 1
05:00 PM Lifelong Music 05/15/17
06:30 PM Culture Fest: One-Act Plays
09:00 PM History of Baseball


Franklin TV schedule for Monday - Town Hall
Franklin TV schedule for Monday - Town Hall
Town Hall
Monday
08:00 AM Planning Board 01/06/2020
02:00 PM Planning Board 01/06/2020
06:55 PM Planning Board LIVE


For the full week's schedule check the Programing Guide
http://franklin.tv/programguide.pdf

Monday, December 31, 2018

Trash Recycling Schedule offset by one day this week for New Year's Day

Along with the Town office closures for New Year's Day, only Monday's (New Year's eve) trash/recycling will be picked up as normal. 

Tuesday (Jan 1), there is no pickup so you can imagine DPW Director Brutus Cantoreggi calling with the message. "Tuesday will be picked up Wednesday. Wednesday on Thursday, and so forth."

The most recent solid waste flyer with the schedule for trash/recycling pickup
http://www.franklinma.gov/sites/franklinma/files/news/franklin_2018_2019.pdf

Franklin trash and recycle bins or totters
Franklin trash and recycle bins or totters
*** Closure Schedule ***

Town Offices
  • Tuesday, January 1

Senior Center
  • Monday, December 31
  • Tuesday, January 1

Library
  • Closing at 5 PM, Monday, December 31
  • Tuesday, January 1

Recreation
  • Tuesday, January 1

Sunday, December 23, 2018

Trash-Recycle Schedule offset this week due to Christmas

Along with the Town office closures for Christmas, only Monday's trash/recycling will be picked up as normal. Tuesday, there is no pickup so you can imagine DPW Director Brutus Cantoreggi calling with the message. "Tuesday will be picked up Wednesday. Wednesday on Thursday, and so forth."

The most recent solid waste flyer with the schedule for trash/recycling pickup
http://www.franklinma.gov/sites/franklinma/files/news/franklin_2018_2019.pdf

Franklin trash and recycle bins or totters
Franklin trash and recycle bins or totters

*** Closure Schedule ***

Town Offices
  • Monday, December 24
  • Tuesday, December 25
  • Tuesday, January 1

Senior Center
  • Monday, December 24
  • Tuesday, December 25
  • Monday, December 31
  • Tuesday, January 1

Library
  • Monday, December 24
  • Tuesday, December 25
  • Closing at 5 PM, Monday, December 31
  • Tuesday, January 1

Recreation
  • Monday, December 24
  • Tuesday, December 25
  • Tuesday, January 1

Holiday Hours for Franklin Town Offices, Library, Senior Center and Recreation
Holiday Hours for Franklin Town Offices, Library, Senior Center and Recreation

This was shared from the Town of Franklin page

Friday, February 9, 2018

Franklin Town Hall with Elizabeth Warren - Feb 10


"Elizabeth Warren will be hosting a town hall in Franklin, and you’re invited! She’ll be talking and answering questions about how she’s holding the Trump Administration accountable and fighting for Massachusetts families in the Senate. This is also a chance to meet some of our team members and learn how you can get in this fight in 2018. 
Doors open at 12:30 PM and the town hall will begin at 1:30 PM. Admission is first come, first served. We're sorry, but signs/posters will not be permitted inside the event."

Where
Franklin High School Auditorium
218 Oak Street
Franklin 02038

When
Sat, February 10, 2018
12:30 PM – 3:00 PM EST

Tickets are free and available via Eventbrite

Franklin Town Hall with Elizabeth Warren by Elizabeth for MA
Franklin Town Hall with Elizabeth Warren by Elizabeth for MA

Friday, December 23, 2016

Holiday week: Trash not delayed, Library and Town Offices schedule

DPW - Trash and Recycling

Trash WILL NOT be delayed for the Christmas and New Year's holiday. Your trash and recycling will be picked up on your usually scheduled trash day.
Trash and recycling bins
Trash and recycling bins


Franklin Library

Franklin Library holiday hours Dec 24 through Jan 2,, 2017
Franklin Library holiday hours Dec 24 through Jan 2,, 2017

Town Offices closed on Monday, Dec 26

http://www.franklinma.gov/home/news/town-offices-closed-monday-december-26-2016-due-holiday
Town offices closed on Monday, Dec 26

Friday, May 15, 2009

Flag in the rain at Franklin Municipal Bldg

Friday, March 14, 2008

Town Hall wins Trivia Bee

Town Hall triumphant at Trivia Bee

By Joyce Kelly/Daily News staff

Thirty-six teams were tested on their movie mettle at last night's Trivia Bee at the Horace Mann Middle School, and in the end, knowing the name of Humphrey Bogart's club in "Casablanca" determined the victors.

Town Administrator Jeffrey Nutting and the "Franklin Munibees," (aka Town Hall), Town Attorney Mark Cerel and Treasurer Jim Dacey, won a spot on the Bee trophy when they correctly answered "Rick's American Cafe."

Read the full article in the Franklin Gazette here.