Business briefs – November 18

Sub shop opens in Franklin

Firehouse Subs in Franklin is now open.

Located at 1707 N. Morton St., the restaurant is open 10:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and 10:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

The sub shop is a national chain, but will have local decorations to give it a Franklin feel.

The decor includes a custom, hand-painted mural by chief mural artist, Joe Puskas, depicting the Franklin Fire Department fire engine, with Grizzly Bear firefightersresponding to Benjamin Franklin being hit by lightning as a tribute to Franklin College painted in the background.

Local senior community workers honored

Multiple workers at county retirement homes were honored at a statewide banquet for American Senior Communities.

Leticia Pickett of Franklin Meadows and Mark Montgomery of Greenwood Meadows were given the Quest for Excellence Awards through the company.

Honorees, selected from among 10,000 American Senior Community staff, are individuals who have consistently demonstrated a commitment to excellence, dedication to his or her job, a positive attitude and a “whatever it takes” passion for customer service.

Health and rehabilitation center earns award

A health and rehabilitation center in Franklin has earned an award.

Homeview Health & Rehab has been recognized as a 2017 Silver – Achievement in Quality Award recipient by the American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living.