November 2012

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Thu
29
Nov

Christmas Parade Set For Dec. 7

By Marla Hoffman

The Calais Lioness will be hosting the annual Christmas Parade on Dec. 7, beginning at 6 p.m. at the Calais Motor Inn. 

This year’s Grand Marshal is John Marchese of the Motor Inn. 

Thu
29
Nov

Thanksgiving Dinner at St. Anne’s Episcopal Church

After the dinner rush is over, volunteer servers Irene Moreside, Sharon Goding and Cindy Wartman take a few minutes to have their dinners and take a short break before the clean-up begins.  The volunteers showed their experience with serving when they had the lines moving quite fast from turkey to rolls. (Photo by Dorothy Johnson)

Thu
29
Nov

Band Entertains Washington Place

Brenda & The Get Arounds

On a recent Saturday afternoon, the folks at Washington Place were treated to a wonderful band called “Brenda & The Get Arounds.” 

The people in this band donated their time as well as travel costs to put on this event for the residents.  

Thu
29
Nov

Machias Savings Bank’s gift of $15,000 to SCEC’s 2012 Annual Campaign

Washington County Economic Development Initiatives recently got a huge boost,   thanks to Machias Savings Bank.   President and CEO Larry Barker (center)  who serves as SCEC’s Honorary Annual Campaign Chair, presented Board Chair Josh Bragg (left) and Executive Director Harold Clossey (right) with a check for $15,000. (Submitted photo).

Thu
29
Nov

David Brass joins Eastport Health Care

David Brass LADC recently joined Eastport Health Care.

Originally from Hawaii,  Brass has been visiting Washington County for many years and has been a resident for 6 years.

He has been a  practicing clinician or 3 years. He is well respected by the treatment community for his expertise in supporting clients with substance misuse issues. 

Thu
29
Nov

Stolen Artwork Recovered Near St. Andrews

Artwork that was reported stolen from a home in St. Andrews, N.B. November 18 was recovered two days later at a Chamcook chapel.

Thu
29
Nov

Sled Affair Auction is Dec. 1 in Calais

Everyone is invited to the Winter Wonderland Sled Affair auction on Saturday, Dec. 1 at 6 p.m. at the Calais Motor Inn. 

Thu
29
Nov

Calais Regional Hospital Joins HealthInfoNet, Maine’s Health Information Exchange

Calais Regional Hospital recently announced its participation in Maine’s health information exchange.

Thu
29
Nov

Christmas Craft Night at the Calais Free Library

Although the library has special craft times for children, this one evening is set up just for adults.  Of all the programming that goes on during the year, this has always been the most special time for people to get together and have a very pleasant evening.

Thu
29
Nov

Traffic Through U.S. Customs Shows Slight Decrease From 2011

 By Marla Hoffman

 According to U.S. Customs and Border Patrol, there has been a slight decrease in the number of vehicles passing through U.S. Customs in the past four months compared to the same time frame in 2011.

Thu
29
Nov

Pagels-Wentworth Resigns as Baileyville Town Manager

By Marla Hoffman
 
The town of Baileyville will soon be looking for a new Town Manager.
After a brief executive session during Monday’s Town Council meeting, Chairman Tim Call announced that Linda Pagels-Wentworth resigned her post effective Nov. 16. 
 

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