April 17, 2002 RSS feed / Front Page

SAD 58 board works with district budget

STRONG -- The SAD 58 school board met on Thursday, April 11 at Strong Elementary School to discuss matters pertaining to the budget. Included in the a More...

Students' performances add up

SALEM -- On Wednesday, April 10, the Mt. Abram High School math team competed in the state math meet at the University of Maine at Orono. There were s More...

Kindergartners make strides in reading

PHILLIPS -- Kindergarten students here are reading up a storm thanks to the Spire Readiness Program their teachers are using in the classroom. The chi More...

Mt. Abram student profile

Kera Ellis

SALEM -- Mt. Abram High School freshman Kera Ellis has made a point of getting involved with several different activities during her first year of hig More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Robert E. Cote

He loved the four seasons of Maine and was an avid outdoorsman

NANTUCKET ISLAND, Mass. -- Robert Ernest Cote, 39, of Joey Lane, Chelsea, passed away Friday, April 12, 2002, on Nantucket Island, Mass. He was bor More...

Cora B. Miller

1917-2002 -- She was an active member of the Phillips Congregational Church

LEWISTON -- Cora B. Miller, 84, of Phillips, died Monday, April 8, 2002, at d'Youville Pavilion. Born in Phillips, Dec. 12, 1917, she was the daugh More...

Staff reorganized to emphasize strengths

KINGFIELD -- On Friday, the SAD 58 Board of Directors announced a reassignment of four administrators within the district, which will take effect afte More...

Future of Lord's Bridge discussed

Many factors will go into plans for the bridge, including with its historic value.

KINGFIELD -- Residents had an opportunity to discuss the future of the Lord's Bridge with Wayne Frankhauser, Project Manager with the Urban and Federa More...

Rainfall puts a damper on drought

RANGELEY -- The severe statewide drought has been a major topic of discussion this year. Yet, according to weather observer Tom McAllister, the Saddle More...

Kingfield Selectmen meet

KINGFIELD -- On Monday, April 8, Kingfield selectmen John Dill, Heather Moody, and Shelly Poulin met to discuss several issues pertaining to the town. More...

Red Hat Society meets at the Herbert

PHOTO: Members of the Red Hat Society met at the Herbert Grand Hotel for lunch on Wednesday, April 10 for lunch. Pictured in no particular order are: More...

From Our Seasonal Guides

Bee-utiful pastime

Tom Bessey had his first bees when he was 13 or 14 years old. A friend of his father was moving to Florida for the winter and gave his two hives to Be More...

Salem gardener shares his secrets

"I plant a little of everything," said Bob Viles, a gardener in Salem for well over 50 years. "I've got a good sized garden, that's all." Viles' " More...

Patios and surrounding vegetation easy to have even in mountain climate

Living and working where she does, Linda Soucie of Mountain Greenery in Rangeley has become an expert on what materials can be used for a lasting pati More...