March 2013

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Thu
21
Mar

Robbinston

Kathy Mekelburg

454-0654

 

Thu
21
Mar

Community Café and Meals on Wheels for April

 

Mon, April 1st:  Meatloaf & creamy onion gravy, spinach mashed potato, green peas & carrots, white roll, lemon frosted yellow cake.

Tues, April 2nd:  Pasta primavera, shredded carrots, chopped broccoli, cut green beans, wheat roll, molasses cookie.

Thu
21
Mar

Public Support Needed in Daffodil Days Campaign

American Cancer Society Volunteers Offer Bouquets in the Community 

Thu
21
Mar

Calais High School

Quinn Sluzenski

 

Last week, Calais High School students participated in two very important events- the annual Polar Bear Dip and the SkillsUSA Skill and Leadership Championships for the state of Maine.  In both cases, they went above and beyond expectations and proudly represented Calais.

Thu
14
Mar

“What Can We Do For You?”

By Kaileigh Deacon

 

The St. Croix Chamber of Commerce is located in the Wabanaki Cultural Center on Union St. in Calais. (Photo by Kaileigh Deacon).

 

Thu
14
Mar

Fire at the Wabanaki Center

By Kaileigh Deacon

 

Calais and St. Stephen Fire and EMS personnel responded to a fire alarm Monday morning at the Wabanaki Center on Union Street in Calais. 

Thu
14
Mar

Fire at the Wabanaki Center

By Kaileigh Deacon

 

Calais and St. Stephen Fire and EMS personnel responded to a fire alarm Monday morning at the Wabanaki Center on Union Street in Calais. 

Thu
14
Mar

Ice Becoming Dangerous; Wardens Urge Caution

 Augusta – The Maine Warden Service and the Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife is issuing a warning to anyone who might venture onto the ice: it is quickly becoming unstable. 

Thu
14
Mar

Baileyville Police Report

The Baileyville Police Department had another quiet week answering reports of domestic violence, warrant arrest, agency assists, assaults and a scam of a resident. 

Thu
14
Mar

Calais Police Report

Sara Willette, 53, of Calais was arrested 3/9/13 on North Street for O.U.I.

Nathan Burse, 33, of Eastport was summonsed 2/14/13 at Shop n Save for theft.

Nathan Burse, 33, of Eastport was summonsed 3/7/13 on South Street for O.A.S.

Thu
14
Mar

PAWS Needs to Speak With Community Cat Caregivers

This little tyke, the runt of the litter, was found in a tree stump with his mother and four siblings.  Unable to compete for mother’s milk, Chuckie nearly died from a severe upper respiratory infection.  He was bottle fed in foster care, after which he was happily adopted and renamed Jockamo (see his latest antics on PAWS Humane Society Facebook).

Thu
14
Mar

Woodland Rec. Dept. Activity Calendar

Activity Calendar

FRI. MARCH 15

3:30 pm: ELEM. WRESTLING, GR. 2 / 8, WHS GYM

SUN. MARCH 17

4:00 pm: EXERCISE / AEROBICS, (AGES 13 & UP) WES GYM

MON. MARCH 18

2:30 pm: KARATE, WES

6:30 pm: WOMAN’S VOLLEYBALL, GR. 7 / ADULT, WHS GYM 

6:00 pm: “ZUMBA”, AGES 13 & UP; WES GYM

Thu
14
Mar

Calais Rec. Notes

 

Adult Co-ed Dodgeball!

All games are played at the Rec Center on Wednesday nights. Open to the public.

6:00 Ben vs. Dreams

7:00 Beau vs. Dodgey Style

8:00 Toby vs. Irene

Women’s Basketball League

Thu
14
Mar

First Hoop Makes Donation to Calais High School Athletics

Receiving a check at the offices of The First are left to right in front: Horace Diffin, Olivia Smith holding the Eastern Maine Class B championship plaque; Paige Gillespie holding the State Runner-Up plaque; and Andre Paul.

Thu
14
Mar

Robbinston

Kathy Mekelburg

454-0654

 

The annual town meeting will take place on Monday, March 25th at 7:00 pm. 

Thu
14
Mar

Baileyville

Dorothy Johnson

 

Thu
14
Mar

Calais

Sharon Frost

454-3339

 

St. Patrick’s Day March 17th

The Romans used cabbage to help many medical conditions, from insomnia to heart disease.

Spring begins on March 20th.

Thu
14
Mar

Cooper

Arline Flood

454-3347

 The Select board meeting on March 7th was a working meeting. There is much to be accomplished before the annual town meeting on March 25th.

Thu
14
Mar

Grand Lake Stream

Dave McCullough

 

Thu
14
Mar

The Dragon’s Den

Camille Howard & 

Kylee Caruso 

 

This week was crazy and adventurous for the students at Woodland Junior Senior High School. We’ve had everything from dissections to conventions. So let’s get out our shovels and dig into this week’s news.

Thu
14
Mar

United States of America Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

United States of America Federal Energy 

Regulatory Commission

Downeast LNG, Inc.

Docket No. CP07-52-000

Downeast Pipeline, LLC

Docket No.

CP07-53-000

 

Notice of the Revised Schedule for Environmental Review of the Downeast LNG Project

March 1, 2013

Thu
14
Mar

Princeton

Sharon Norman

 

Thu
14
Mar

Gold From Sea Water

 

The Washington County Historical and Genealogical Society will hold their next meeting at 1 p.m., Saturday, Mar. 23rd in the Emergency Management Room, 28 Center St., Machias.

Thu
14
Mar

Meddybemps

 

Linda Baniszeski

LBaniszeski@

myfairpoint.net

 

It would be so nice to see some green peeking out from under the snow in time for the “wearing of the green” on St. Patrick’s Day. 

Maybe we’ll see some in time for April 17.  

Thu
14
Mar

History: Who, What, When and Why

Before 1935, when the new customs house was built, U.S. Customs was on the other side of the street in the building that became the Ammex Duty Free store in the 1960’s.

Thu
14
Mar

Indian Township

Geri Reynolds

796-2362

 

Indian Township School teachers and aides took advantage of the time change and jumped ahead with a staff workshop on Monday, March 11, while students gained a day to adjust to this time of year.

Thu
14
Mar

Edmunds School News

Priscilla Hobart

726-0636

 

Mr. Ross, Upper School ELA: Grades 7/8 have begun their guided reading of The Pearl by John Steinbeck, a novella written as a parable in 1947 based on a Mexican folktale.

This week we read and examined chapters two and three.

Thu
14
Mar

The Calais Drama Club

The Calais Drama Club returned from the One-Act Festival with commendations to Kristen Champagne for acting and David Townsend for Sound.

Picture from left to right are:  Thomas Champagne, David Townsend, Kristen Champagne, Glenda Francis, Brooke Smith and Trent Stevens, cast and crew of Final Placement. Submitted by Ann Skriletz, Drama Club Advisor.

Thu
14
Mar

Calais High School Excels In Decathlon

Quinn Sluzenski Captures Second Highest Score in Maine


Thu
14
Mar

Sapphire and Elly, Princeton Golden Retrievers

By Dorothy Johnson

 

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