May 2013

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Thu
09
May

A Story and a Recipe

By Dorothy Johnson

 

Thu
09
May

Princeton

Sharon Norman

 

Just a reminder - Friends of Princeton will be sponsoring a Litter Bug Cleanup Day on Sat., May 11th at 8:00 p.m. The eager workers will start the morning enjoying muffins and beverages at the Bellmard Inn. If any student needs community service, this would quality as such – certificate would be awarded. 

Thu
09
May

Riverside Rebekah Lodge #140 Presented Books to W.E.S.

Riverside Rebekah Lodge #140 of Baileyville recently presented books to the fourth grade class at Woodland Elementary School.  Each student had the opportunity to choose a book they would like to read.  The list was then given to the Rebekahs who purchased the selected books.  Pictured are those students with their teacher, Ms. Belanger. (Submitted photo).

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09
May

Robbinston Grade School

 

Kathy Mekelburg

454-0654


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09
May

Calais High School

Quinn Sluzenski

 

The end of the first week of May means one very important fact- the SATs are now over.  After spending five hours at the school on Saturday taking the exams, the juniors were very happy to take Monday off and relax.  Now they just have to wait a few weeks to receive their scores.

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09
May

Calais American Legion

Michael McLean

454-3435

 

Thu
09
May

The Dragon’s Den

Camille Howard

 

Welcome, once again, to the Dragon’s Den! With a new week come and gone we have some news for you, our dear readers. So let’s add one and one and get right “two” it.

Thu
09
May

MAVIS M. DOBRIKO

Baileyville – Mavis Melissa Dobriko, 92, passed away Thursday, May 2, 2013 at The Cedars in Portland. Mavis was born in Baileyville on October 28, 1920, daughter of the late Chester and Laura (Lund) Hanscom.  She was a Communicant of St. James the Greater Church in Baileyville and was a member of the Ladies Sodality.

Thu
09
May

AUDREY M. MORESIDE

BAILEYVILLE – A committal services for Audrey M. Moreside, who passed away on March 20, 2013 will be held 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, May 15th at Baring Cemetery with Anthony Giard officiating.  Services by Mays Funeral Home, Calais & Eastport.  www.maysfuneralhome.com.

 
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09
May

LAWRENCE H. HOOD

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.

Thu
09
May

Emerald Ash Borer Spotted

AUGUSTA - State officials expressed concern even as they took steps to implement a comprehensive, statewide survey effort and enlist public support in helping locate the Emerald Ash Borer (EAB), an invasive insect that destroys ash trees.

Thu
09
May

Machias 250th Birthday Week of Events

A full week of events - including concerts, contests, parades and art activities - are wrapped around the 9th annual Margaretta Day Festival this year to celebrate the 250th birthday of this historic and scenic community by the sea.

Thu
09
May

Congressman Mike Michaud Visits Calais Rotary Club

On May 1st, U.S. Congressman Mike Michaud attended a luncheon meeting of the Calais Rotary Club that was held in the Renaud Room at the Washington County Community College.

The congressman, along with 20 Rotarians, feasted on a scrumptious meal prepared by the WCCC Culinary Arts students.

Thu
09
May

Good Luck Shop Opens In Baileyville

By Gwen Clark

 

Thu
09
May

Notes From St. Croix Country Club

It’s official, the season is off to a good start with John Marchese treating all attendees to a great meal at the opening dinner. All the proceeds of last night’s dinner went towards the new POS system in Divots. Thanks John!

Thu
09
May

High School Softball

Lady Blue Devils 7-0 On Season

 

The Calais Lady Blue Devils has extended their season to 7-0 and are presently in third place in Eastern Maine C action. Dominant pitching continues with the Lady Blue Devils Smith, Gillespie, and Ross as they allowed only 10-hits over three games last week. 

Thu
09
May

Calais Recreation Department Notes

Women’s League Basketball

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09
May

High School Baseball

Woodland Dragons Nip Calais 7-5

 

Thu
09
May

Woodland Rec. Dept. News & Notes

“RIPKEN” BASEBALL / SOFTBALL / FARM TEAM / T-BALL: registration for all interested players ages 6 - 12, is currently underway. Forms can be picked up at the Elementary schools of Princeton and Woodland. F.M.I. contact the Woodland Rec. Dept. at 427-6205, or recreation@baileyville.org, or on Facebook.

Thu
09
May

Woodland Rec. Dept. Activity Calendar

THURS. MAY 9

4:30 pm: FARM TEAM, AGES 7 / 9, GLIDDEN F.

5:30 pm: RIPKEN BASEBALL, (AGES 10 / 12); GLIDDEN F.

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

FRI. MAY 10

5:30 pm: RIPKEN BASEBALL, (AGES 10 / 12); GLIDDEN F.

SAT. MAY 11

9 am: T-BALL, AGES 5 / 6, GLIDDEN F.

Thu
09
May

Local Resident Initiated Into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi

The following local residents recently were initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines.

Megan Lord of Baileyville initiated at University of Maine

Thu
09
May

Calais JMG Wins Awards

Every year, all JMG sites have to develop a market place which represents their theme.  Our theme this year was “Ahoy all ye maties....Chart your course with JMG”. Above everyone at the end of the conference after the award ceremony with the awards on the table and in the hands of the students.  

Thu
09
May

Robbinston

 

Kathy Mekelburg

454-0654

 

On May 11th, the Robbinston Grange will hold a Mothers’ Day Tea at the Robbinston Historical Society at 11:00 am. In addition to traditional sandwiches, beverages and sweets, there will also be a raffle and entertainment. (see ad).

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