July 11, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Kingfield Festival Days: Dolls, Pets and Bikes Needed for Parades

  KINGFIELD -- It’s time for all those “mommies and their dollies,” pet owners and bicyclists to get ready for Kingfield Festiva More...

Maine Ski, Snowboard Resort Visits up One Percent

  PORTLAND -- Maine ski areas posted 1,137,365 ski/snowboard visits, a 1 percent increase in visits compared to the previous winter season. A sk More...

LURC Staff Backs Saddleback Rezoning, Expansion

  SANDY RIVER PLANTATION -- Maine Land Use Regulation Commission staff is recommending approval of a petition to rezone nearly 2,000 acres at Sa More...

Hearing on Low-Flying Jets Set

  Air National Guard public hearing on impact of low-flying aircraft over Franklin County will be held Wednesday, July 11, at 6 p.m. More...

Reeds Mill Church Summer Services Begin

  MADRID -- Reeds Mill Church on Reeds Mill Road in Madrid opened its doors for summer worship services on July 1. Services will continue througho More...

Stratton Students Learn Tennis

  Funding available for more after-school activities    WILTON -— Young people from Stratton Elementary More...

Cloudy Skies Don’t Rain on Parade

  CARRABASSETT VALLEY -- Despite the black clouds that hung over the Carrabassett Valley Town Park people came with their lawn chairs, bathing sui More...

Memories of Growing Up on Dallas Hill

  History, Legend & Lore   AVON -- Not many women, or families that is, would remember living in a lumber cam More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Joseph ‘Dean’ Baker

  1946-2007 -- He was a humble man who enjoyed outdoor activities    PHILLIPS -- Joseph "Dean" Baker, 61, of More...

Retired Colonel Questions Low-Fly Proposal

  "Think about how loud the planes are at 500 feet when they take off and land at the end Portland jetport runway. That's how far th More...

Groundwater Protection Act Passed

  AUGUSTA -- A new law forever changing how Maine treats its groundwater was passed by the 123rd Maine State Legislature in its last session. More...

Kingfield Festival Days: Amazing Race Seeking Contestants

  KINGFIELD -- Kingfield Days, July 20 to 22, will once again present the “Amazing Race.” “If you thought last year was fun, wai More...

Kingfield Hits Milestone, Hires Administration Assistant

  KINGFIELD –- On July 3, the Kingfield Board of Selectmen were pleased to announce that Gregory T. Davis was hired to the position of More...

Local Young Poets to be Published

  PHILLIPS -– “Earlier this spring students from your school entered a poetry contest for young poets. Enclosed is a list of your st More...

Megan Myers Wins Logo Contest

  SOLON -- Friday, June 22, at the Coolidge Library, Megan Myers was declared winner of the Solon Celebrates Logo Contest marking the kick-off eve More...

Canadian Teenager Injured

  ALDER STREAM TOWNSHIP -- A Canadian teenager was airlifted to Bangor Monday night, July 2 following a single vehicle accident.   Accordin More...

What’s Cookin: Tufulios Restaurant and Bar

  Tufulios... an unusual name. Where did the name come from? Is it an Italian word? Is it a person’s name? Is it a town, village, or as le More...