"Local cultural officials are bemoaning a decision by Gov. Charlie Baker to veto roughly half of the Massachusetts Cultural Council's budget.
"I think it's disheartening to hear the governor wants to cut the budget for the Massachusetts Cultural Council," said Milford Cultural Council Chairwoman Maggie McIsaac. "Especially in Milford, we do so much with different programs."
McIsaac said her council uses state funding to bring education and entertainment to the senior center, library and schools."
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Whether the Legislature overturns the veto or not, you can contribute to the Franklin Cultural Festival. Your donation of $1, $5, or more will help bring this year's festival to Franklin.
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|Franklin Cultural Festival will happen from July 27 to July 30|