Franklin

Lexi, 8, and Sean, 7, Munroe were found dead in a hope chest inside their Franklin home. (Facebook)

2 Children Found In Hope Chest In Franklin Home Die

Two young children died after they were found not breathing in a hope chest in their home in Franklin, in what investigators say appears to be a tragic accident.

01/13/2014

Michael Silvia arrested for child porn. (Taunton PD photo)

Franklin School Custodian Arrested For Child Porn

Police arrested 45-year-old Michael Silvia for allegedly uploading child pornography on his home computer in Taunton.

11/13/2013

Aaron Hernandez arrested at his home in North Attleboro, June 26, 2013. (Photo courtesy: Boston Globe-George Rizer)

Clothing Linked To Aaron Hernandez Case, Ammo Found In Franklin Condo

A white hooded sweatshirt and a baseball cap, similar to items that Aaron Hernandez was allegedly wearing the night Odin Lloyd was shot, have been recovered by police, according to court documents obtained by WBZ-TV.

07/03/2013

Police search an apartment in Franklin. (Credit: WBZ's Jim Smith)

Police Search Franklin Apartment Connected To Aaron Hernandez

Police are searching an apartment, possibly in connection with the Odin Lloyd murder.

06/27/2013

(Photo Credit: Mansfield Police)

Mansfield Police Say Fake $100 Bill Passed Marker Test

A counterfeit $100 bill was good enough to fool workers at Shaw’s supermarket and good enough to pass the marker test, but detectives determined it was fake after finding a couple of subtle discrepancies.

03/01/2013

Moustafa Ismail. (Photo from CBS)

Guinness World Records Has Second Thoughts About Franklin Man’s Biggest Arms

Moustafa Ismail eats seven pounds of protein, nine pounds of carbohydrates and drinks three gallons of water each day to help maintain upper arms that measure 31 inches around.

11/28/2012

8-year-old Kyle Florio

Franklin Pop Warner Raises Money For Deaf Player’s Interpreter

Realizing the possibilities, marshaling the resources and making sure a kid who loves football gets the chance to play. That’s this week’s “Power of Partnership.”

10/04/2012

Moustafa Ismail. (Photo from CBS)

Franklin Man Sets World Record For Largest Arm Muscles

A Massachusetts man is muscling his way into the Guiness Book of World Records.

09/13/2012

(Photo credit: OLIVIER MORIN/AFP/Getty Images)

Small Earthquake Shakes Franklin, NH

A small earthquake was detected near Franklin, N.H. — not that many would have noticed.

01/13/2012

(Photo Credit: Bill R.)

Mass. Cities And Towns Hit By October Snowstorm To Get Federal Aid

President Barack Obama has signed a major disaster declaration to help recovery from the late October snowstorm that affected central and western parts of Massachusetts.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–01/07/2012

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