October 16, 2013 RSS feed / Community & Local News

Skowhegan opens 5 branches in Franklin County

SKOWHEGAN — Skowhegan Savings Bank announced recently that it acquired Camden National Bank’s five Franklin County branches located in Farmington, Kingfield, Phillips, Rangeley and Stratton.  More...

J.K. Rowling short to be filmed at Wire Bridge

Local Tim Reid is film’s producer

BANGOR — Students at the New England School of Communications in Bangor are bringing the production of The Tale of The Three Brothers to the Western Mountains.  More...

November 5 referendum information

WESTERN MOUNTAINS — The Nov. 5 state referendum has five bond issues on the ballot.  More...

CVA announces partnership with L.L. Bean

Partnership includes CVA staff being outfitted in the latest L.L. Bean outerwear and more  More...

Fish chowder luncheon

FARMINGTON — The Fairbanks Union Church will hold a fish chowder luncheon Friday, Oct. 25, from 11:30 a.m. More...

Contra dance planned

WEST FARMINGTON — West Farmington Dance recently announced that the next contra dance is set for Saturday, Nov. 9, from 8 to 10:30 p.m. More...

SUGARLOAF HOMECOMING -

Penny Hood (at right) displays her work during Homecoming weekend. More...

FMH pulmonary rehabilitation program certified

FARMINGTON — Franklin Memorial Hospital is proud to announce the first-ever certification of its pulmonary rehabilitation program by the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation. More...

Crafters needed

KINGFIELD — Kingfield Elementary School is in need of crafters for its annual craft fair, scheduled for Nov. 30.  The cost per table is $15 and spaces are still available. The deadline for registering is Nov. More...

Craft, bake sale slated

EMBDEN — The Embden Community Center recently announced that will be having its Annual Craft and Bake Sale Nov. 23 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. More...

Beedy, Brown engaged

KINGFIELD & FREEMAN — Michelle Beedy of Kingfield and Kenneth Beedy of Freeman are announcing the engagement of their daughter, Holly Beedy of Waterville, to Howard Brown also of Waterville. More...

Kingfield: Haying lease renewal, sidewalks discussed

KINGFIELD — Mt. Abram seniors from Barry London’s government class filled the seating at the Oct. 7 selectmen’s meeting. Selectmen welcomed them and introduced themselves before beginning the meeting.  More...

Legion bottle drive benefits scholarships

KINGFIELD — The Kingfield American Legion Post #61 is seeking donations of returnables to benefit its scholarship fund.  Anyone interested in donating their returnable cans and/or bottles to the Legion can take them to the Old Mill Redempt More...

Celebrating nine decades

Millie Clapp of Kingfield celebrates her 90th birthday Sept. 1 at Kingfield Elderly Housing. More...

Four generations at the White Elephant

Four generations enjoy lunch at the White Elephant Restaurant in Strong recently. More...