May 21, 2003 RSS feed / Front Page

Phillips building garners national attention

The building, now housing the Phillips Historical Society, was built in 1820 by Captain Joel Whitney

PHOTO: The Phillips Historical Society building recently achieved national prominence by being named to the National Register of Historic Places. The More...

Phillips Selectmen sign grant papers

PHILLIPS -- At a meeting of the Phillips Board of Selectmen on Tuesday, May 13, an upcoming meeting regarding grant funding for a Community Block Deve More...

Warmer weather brings major work

AVON -- Travelers on Route 4 in Avon may have noticed traffic moving at a snail's pace lately since the Maine Department of Transportation has begun a More...

Woodsman 'hopping' again

TOP PHOTO: Among the some 30 antique cars that showed up for the second annual Carhop last Friday at the Kingfield Woodsman Restaurant, was this 1982 More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Sue Evans Hughes -- Memorial Service

Sue Evans Hughes died Dec. 31, 2002. Memorial services will be held at the Church of the Good Shepherd in Rangeley, on May 31, 2003 at 2 p.m. Followin More...

Peggy A. McManus -- Committal Service

Peggy A. McManus, 64, died March 28, 2003. Committal services were held, Monday, May 19, 2003 at the Mile Square Cemetery in Avon. More...

Lucille R. Mitchell -- Graveside Service

Lucille R. Mitchell, 96, died March 28, 2003. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, May 31, 2003 at the West Freeman Cemetery in Stron More...

Forster prepares for closing

PHOTO: On June 6, an era will come to an end, as Forster Inc. in Strong will close its doors for good. The mill had manufactured toothpicks and clothe More...

State backs hut system

WESTERN MAINE -- Maine Huts and Trails, the proposed hut system and recreation trail for people-powered recreation stretching from Newry to Moosehead More...

Municipal officers discuss Pine Tree Zones

STRONG -- Municipal officers from area towns met on Sunday, May 18 with representatives of several economic development groups in Western Maine to dis More...

Lumber company explains TIF

STRATTON -- Roughly 45 residents attended an informational meeting on Monday, May 12 at the Stratton-Eustis Community Center for a Tax Increment Finan More...

Bambi II, showing in a forest near you

STRATTON -- When you or your family go to see the new Bambi II animated feature, you must pay special attention to the scenery in the woods, because i More...

'For the love of Jon'

PHOTO: Among the students who attend or have attended Carrabec High School in SAD 74 and were on hand to honor their former classmate the late Jon Atw More...