March 15, 2017 RSS feed / Community & Local News

SeniorsPlus seeks volunteers

LEWISTON — SeniorsPlus, the designated Western Maine Agency on Aging, seeks volunteers for several of its programs. A list of current volunteer opportunities follows.  More...

Rebecca London joins Drummond Woodsum

PORTLAND — Drummond Woodsum recently announced that Rebecca London has joined its Government Relations and Campaigns practice group as a Government Relations Specialist.  More...

New Vineyard changes budget year

NEW VINEYARD — Voters in New Vineyard approved changing the budget year during the March 11 Town Meeting. The budget year will run July to June beginning in 2018. More...

Coplin Town Meeting March 25

COPLIN PLANTATION — The Coplin Plantation Town Meeting will take place Saturday, March 25 at 10 a.m. at the Stratton/Eustis Community Center.  Assessor Daniel Barker and School Committee member Leah Stevens are up for reelection. More...

Mountain Meetings

Upcoming local government & school board meetings

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 15:  Rangeley Ordinance Committee meets at 5 p.m. at the Town Office  THURSDAY, MARCH 16:   MSAD #58 School Board meets at 6:30 p.m. at Strong Elementary School  More...

Good golly! Miss Molly is missing!

NEW PORTLAND -- Wire Bridge Sno Travelers’ trail mascot is a tradition in New Portland. A sighting of her made a New Portland snowmobile ride memorable. More...

Farmington Grange gives students dictionaries

FARMINGTON — Jan. 25, Farmington Grange #12 presented new dictionaries to every student in the five third grade classes at Cascade Brook School. This is the twelfth year that the Grange has donated dictionaries to SAD #9 students.  More...

New directors at Maine’s High Peaks

Maine’s High Peaks new directors were voted in recently. Pictured (left to right) are: Dr. More...

Fred Webster Snowball Tournament

30 years of Special Olympic fundraising

STRATTON — It’s been a springtime tradition for longer than many of the participants have been alive. In fact, organizer Sue “Subo” Scott says most participants never knew the person who the event is named after. More...

Avon Town Meeting March 18

AVON — The Town Meeting will take place in the Avon Community Hall March 18 at 9 a.m. More...

Area Town Meetings

AVON — Town Meeting with be March 18 at 9 a.m. at the Avon Community Building. Nominations will be taken from the floor for one three-year board of selectman term.   More...

Best Dog on Earth Day

A celebration of dogs and Earth Day

RANGELEY — The Rangeley Lakes Chamber of Commerce and Rangeley Health and Wellness announce the first Best Dog on Earth Day event, a celebration of dogs and Earth Day Saturday, April 22.  More...

CARVING OUT FUN

Sugarloaf lift attendant Mark Jenson poses with a Winterstick snow sculpture he created by the West Mountain lift. More...