November 8, 2017 RSS feed / Community & Local News

Benefit spaghetti super returns

STRATTON — “You asked for it, here it is!” said Linda Lowell referring to the next spaghetti supper to benefit the Powers family 100+ year-old barn in Coplin which was in danger of collapsing.  The supper will be held Saturday, More...

Tax-prep volunteer wanted for Valley

CARRABASSETT VALLEY -- Not going south for the winter? Looking for something interesting, challenging and rewarding to help our Maine cold, dark winter months seem to go just a little faster? More...

The Written Word

Happy fall, friends! It’s that time of year again —the time for curling up with a good book by the wood stove or fireplace!  Swing by Webster Library to check out our latest titles:  More...

Veterans, first responders to be honored

KINGFIELD — Veterans’ Day, Saturday, Nov. More...

Mountain Meetings

Upcoming local government & school board meetings

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 8:   Rangeley Planning Board meets at 6 p.m. at the Town Office  New Portland Water District meets at 7 p.m. at the Town Office  MONDAY, NOV. 13   More...

Benefit #4Jed Saturday

SALEM — In early January 2017, after spending all of December 2016 sick with an unexplained cough, Jed Zelie discovered a golf ball sized lump on his chest. It wasn’t long before the Mt. More...

The status of solar power in Maine

FARMINGTON -- Learn about the status of solar in Maine and how you can get involved make a difference in helping advance solar policy for Maine Monday, Nov. 13, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Farmington Town Hall, 153 Farmington Falls Road.  More...

Robb wins rib eye

Phillips Strong Lions Club latest raffle winner of the BBQ Box with a rib eye is Chris Robb of Phillips. More...

‘Bingo Friends’ Nov. 15

RANGELEY -- “Bingo Friends” will be held this month Wednesday, Nov. 15 from 1 to 3 p.m. More...

Expanded and faster internet in Franklin County update

FRANKLIN COUNTY — In January, a collection of committed community and economic development groups throughout the county (The Opportunity Center of North Franklin County, Greater Franklin Development Council, Androscoggin Valley Council of Gover More...

FMH receives an ‘A’ for patient safety

FARMINGTON — The Leapfrog Group, a national nonprofit health care ratings organization, recently released new Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades. More...

Where Should the Money Go? Farm Bill Funds in Franklin County

FARMINGTON — Each year individuals, foresters, farmers, community members and others are tasked with the job of identifying priority areas of concern in each district (county).  More...

Business After Hours at Mt. Blue Motel

Franklin County Chamber of Commerce

FARMINGTON — The public is invited to join the Franklin County Chamber of Commerce at Mt. Blue Motel for “Business After Hours” and enjoy an evening of appetizers, door prizes and a tour of the motel Thursday, Nov. More...

Small Business Training

WILTON -- The Wilton CareerCenter, 865 US Route 2E, offers a number of free services and workshops for those seeking employment including the following:  More...