May 2013

Calais High School

Quinn Sluzenski


This week, Calais High School is filled (as always) with sports, fundraisers, and appreciation for its talented students.  After the recent Career Development Conference and art competition, Calais students have good reason to be proud of themselves.


Sharon Frost


Happy Mothers Day - May 12th

May Day - 1st as well as Loyalty Day.

May 8th V.E. Day - Honor veterans, Fly the Flag!

Calais Celtic Concerts

JUNO Award-winning Mary Jane Lamond and Wendy MacIsaac tour MAINE with CD release.


Calais Celtic Concerts, with New England Celtic Arts will present Legendary singer Mary Jane Lamond & Wendy MacIsaac at the Calais High School on Sunday May 5th, at 2:00 PM American and 3:00 PM Canadian. The doors will open at 1:00 PM.


Freeport - Berla Avis Allen, 90, of Ware Road in Freeport passed away on April 23, 2013 while surrounded by her loving family. She was born September 6, 1922 in Calais, Maine to John Patrick and Berla Avis (McCoubrey) O’Neill. She was an independent Maine woman who was proud of her Scottish and Irish heritages.


GRAND LAKE STREAM – Alfred L. Newman, 79, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on April 14, 2013 with his wife, Sam, at his side.  Skip was born July 30, 1933 to Alfred and Helen (Pierce) Newman in Penn Square, PA where he grew up and raised his family. After retirement he fulfilled his longtime dream and moved to Maine in 1995 with his wife Sam.


MILLTOWN - Jean L. (Greenlaw) Pomeroy, born February 23, 1930, passed away Wednesday April 24, 2013 at the Calais Regional Hospital.  A lifelong resident of Milltown, ME, she attended Calais Memorial School in her youth.  She was employed at the International Motel for a number of years, and later worked at Wareknitters, formerly of North St. in Calais.


Baileyville- Lawrence (Larry) H. Hood, 81, passed away on April 25, 2013 in Machias. He was born on February 6, 1932 in Calais to John and Kathleen (Bailey) Hood. He graduated from Woodland High School and worked for many years at Georgia Pacific. He was an avid hunter and fisherman who had many hunting buddies and even more “adventurous” hunting stories.


Calais – David Lee Clossey, 67, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, April 23, 2013.  David was born in Eastport on July 23, 1945, son of the late Harold and Lorena (Goodiell) Clossey.  He graduated from Shead Memorial High School, Class of 1961, and married his high school sweetheart, Cheryl Ann Lovely.