September 2013

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Thu
26
Sep

NORMA P. McALLISTER

January 17, 1928 -

September 13, 2013

Thu
26
Sep

ELEANOR CAVANAGH HINCKS

Eleanor Cavanagh Hincks, 88, of Portland, passed away on Saturday, September 14, 2013 at the Barron Center. She is the wife of Donald Dunham Hincks and the daughter of the late John and Myrtle (Morrell) Cavanagh. Eleanor was born in Calais on October 22, 1924. She attended local Calais schools and graduated from Calais Academy in 1942.

Thu
26
Sep

Woodland Rec. Dept. News & Notes

FALL PROGRAMS:  The following are some of the programs that will be offered this fall through the Woodland Rec. Dept.:Karate (K / 6) Pee Wee Soccer (gr.. 2 / 3), Elem. Soccer (gr.. 4 / 5), Wee Pee Wee Soccer (gr.. K / 1), Elementary Volleyball ( gr. 3 / 5), Elementary and Jr. High Cross Country (gr.

Thu
26
Sep

Woodland Rec. Dept. Activity Calendar

WED. SEPT.  25

4:00 pm: ELEM. / JR. HIGH X / C MEET @ CALAIS

6:30 pm: EXERCISE / AEROBICS, (AGES 13 & UP), WES

THURS. SEPT. 26

2:30 pm: ELEM. SOCCER, (GR. 4 / 5), WES

6:00 pm: 6:00 PM: DANCER-CISE, AGES 13 & UP; WES

SAT.  SEPT. 28

8:30 am: PEE WEE SOCCER, (GR. 2 / 3), WES

Thu
26
Sep

High School Volleyball

Pictured above is the 2013 Indian Township volleyball team. Members include front l-r: Coach Ms. Goldsmith, Alexis Lyons-Rice, Jennah Neptune, Simone Polches, Malleah Brown, Alexis Polches, Brooke Neptune and Assistant Coach Adrienne Lola.

Thu
26
Sep

High School Soccer

Dragon Tyler Cochran beats the Narraguagus defender en-route to an 8-1 victory over their Knight guests. (Photo by John Rogers).

Thu
26
Sep

High School Golf

The Calais Blue Devil golf team is pictured above with Coach Moody and includes l-r: Perry Amos, Riley Russell, John LaPointe, Nick Hallowell, and Zachary Gray-Kelly. Back l-r has: Jackson Greenlaw, Dominic Gayton, Jack Lander, Greg Mitchell, and Keegan Newman. (Photo by John Rogers).

Thu
26
Sep

St. Croix Country Club

 

Calais Regional Hospital 3-Club Challenge

 

Thu
26
Sep

Notes From The “Croix”

We seem to be getting the best weather of the summer right now, so there’s still plenty of golf to be played. Just think, no leagues, no backed up first tee, just casual fall golf the way it should be!

Thu
26
Sep

Next Step Domestic Violence: Hotline Training

 

Thu
26
Sep

Calais District Court

William A. Ayer of Calais, ME. Domestic violence assault. Dismissed.

Kelly J. Bragg Meserve of Baileyville, ME. Domestic violence assault. Dismissed.

Nidhan S. Brar of Brampton. Rule violation, operation with false duty. Fine $250. Rule violation, operation 11 hour rule. Fine $250.

Thu
26
Sep

Baileyville Police Report

Baileyville Police ReportThe Baileyville Police Department answered twenty-seven calls for service last week including complaints of harassment, burglary,domestic dispute, theft and suspicious activity.

Thu
26
Sep

Calais Police Report

The past week has been a busy one at Calais Police Department.  A total of 67 incidents were reported along with 2 accidents. Officers handled complaints ranging from standard alarms to bar fights and domestic assaults.

Thu
26
Sep

Washington County Sheriff’s Report for September 6 – 12

The Washington County Sheriff’s Office responded to 96 calls for service.  13 of those calls were 911 hang ups which require a response from an Officer.   

Lt Travis Willey, Cpl Ralph Pineo and Milbridge Officer James Malloy responded to a domestic assault in Cherryfield.  A female was arrested and charged with assault.

Thu
26
Sep

Donation to Woodland Public Library

Members of the International Odd Fellows’ Frontier Lodge presented a check of over $700 to Woodland Public Library employees Dawn Noyes and Sylvia Brown last week. The Frontier Lodge members, with the help of the Riverside Rebekahs and Friends of the Library, organized a public supper to raise funds to help fill the $5,000 deficit in the library’s 2013-2014 budget.

Thu
26
Sep

VFW Citation of Appreciation

Fire Chief Posick with Captain Dale Purton.

Fri
13
Sep

Calais High School

Quinn Sluzenski

Fri
13
Sep

High School Volleyball Starts

Dragons defeat 

Bucksport 3-0

Fri
13
Sep

Robbinston Sets Same School Budget With No Increase

By Amy Jeanroy

Robbinston School Committee met last Thursday, September 5 to approve revised school budget and set referendum date.

Tom Critchley:  Item 2 - Work on 2013-2014 Budget

Fri
13
Sep

What's Up Downtown?

Doug Casement of Naples, Florida, is the big winner of the specially hand-crafted guitar made by Ed Fritz. The raffle drawing took place at the very last Music on the Green concert of the year. This one of a kind guitar will be shipped to Doug who was excited at the good news when Britani Holloway called him. Congratulations Doug! 

Fri
13
Sep

Calais Police Department

Calais Police Officers handled a total of 59 complaints and 3 motor vehicle accidents over the past week.  Along with routine incidents like, Sex Offender Registration, Bail Checks, Paper Service, Alarm Responses and Civil Assists, officers made the following arrests and issued summons:

Fri
13
Sep

Spednic Club Honors Patsy Hanson with Benefit Supper and Dance

David Costello, left, President of the Spednic Club in Woodland and Kevin Lane, right, member of the Board of Directors, present Patsy Hanson with the proceeds of the benefit supper and dance they held in her honor last week. All proceeds have been sent to the CancerCare of Maine (Lafayette Center) in Brewer to help others with cancer.

Fri
13
Sep

Calais: A Service Center Community

By Gwen Clark

Fri
13
Sep

Community Calendar

SEPTEMBER 11: Calais Bookshop Book Group at 5:30 p.m. The book is “Chef” by Jasprett Singh. FMI call 454-110.

Fri
13
Sep

Sculpture Fundraising Underway

By Jayna Smith

Shaped out of Jonesboro granite, Eastport’s “Nature’s Grace” was created by Jim Boyd of Canada for the 2011 Symposium.  In August of 2014, a sculptor will begin a large-scale sculpture for Calais using Maine native stone.  (Photo from the Schoodic International Sculpture Symposium website.)

Fri
13
Sep

Former Calais Resident’s Hobby Turns to Business

By Jayna Smith

Fri
13
Sep

Tia Shows Her Gift to “Sick Kits” A.K.A. Locks of Love

Meet Tia, the daughter of Dan and Casey Huguley of Princeton. On Monday, Tia had her hair cut for the first time in her life (all four years of it).

Fri
13
Sep

Maine Author Visits With Local Students

By Jayna Smith

Students at Woodland Elementary School enjoyed choosing a free book from Bess the Book Bus and meeting with Maine author Cynthia Lord.  Cynthia is pictured here signing posters and bookmarks for the students.  (Photo provided by Billie Jo Jack).

Fri
13
Sep

Calais School Committee Held Special Meeting

By Gwen Clark

The Calais School Committee held a Special Meeting last Thursday at the High School Library to deal with a fairly pressing Agenda for their 2012-2013 School Year.    

Fri
13
Sep

To The Editor

To The Editor:

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