Login  /  Register  | 3 premium articles left before you must register.

Franklin News

Premium Content Norwich Free Academy football game to open with celebration of lights

Another new era will open Friday at the nearly 160-year-old Norwich Free Academy, as permanent energy efficient light towers will shine down on the athletic field for the first time in the...


Premium Content Soccer teams test NFA field's new lights

High school boys’ soccer teams from Ledyard, Griswold and Norwich Free Academy were the first athletes to play games under the newly installed permanent lights at the NFA athletic field...


Premium Content Partner school districts to discuss NFA issues looking ahead to future contract

The eight partner school districts that have Norwich Free Academy as their designated high school plan to hold joint discussions on what they see as common issues they would like to see addressed in...


Premium Content Hearing planned for gas pipeline expansion expected to affect Norwich, Montville wetlands

Norwich - The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission will host a public hearing at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 9 at the Holiday Inn to hear comments about an environmental analysis on the impact of a...


Premium Content Norwich Free Academy expanding its marketing

A growing push to market Norwich Free Academy to prospective students in an increasingly competitive high school environment along with a desire to better promote the Slater Memorial Museum has led...


More headlines

New London County stories

Premium Content Statue honoring Boston Marathon winner John Kelley unveiled in Mystic

More than 300 people, many of them wearing running shoes, packed the small park at the intersection of West Main and Bank streets this afternoon for the unveiling and dedication of a bronze statue honoring late Boston Marathon winner John J. Kelley and his dog Brutus.


Premium Content League of Women Voters looks to boost membership

The Leagues of Women Voters is looking to gain new members, including men.


Premium Content Connecticut preservation program saves 300th farm

A celebration Saturday on the historic Lebanon Green commemorated reaching a new milestone in the program: As of this summer, 300 Connecticut farms and roughly 40,000 acres are protected from development.


Premium Content Two Courtney challengers take pride in libertarian leanings

Though similar, Libertarian Dan Reale and Republican Lori Hopkins-Cavanagh bring different platforms to the race against incumbent U.S. Rep. Joe Courtney, D-2nd District.


Premium Content Municipal meetings - Week of Sept. 21

Municipal meetings.


Franklin Sports

Premium Content Roccoe sets Speedbowl record with 63rd career SK Modified win

Keith Rocco won two events and set the Waterford Speedbowl's career record by capturing his 63rd SK Modified feature on Saturday night.

Rocco, who won his ninth Late Model feature earlier in...


News by Town


What's Happening

Editor's Picks

A total of 4 events have been found.

Sporadicomedy — 9:00 pm; Sun., Sep. 21

Teen Autism Social — 6:00 pm; Tue., Sep. 23

Hoot for Hunger — 6:30 pm; Fri., Sep. 26

Fitch Falcon Marching Band Hosts Band Competition — 6:00 pm; Sat., Sep. 27