November 2013

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Thu
28
Nov

CHS Prepares for the Future with 3D Printers

By Lura Jackson

This 2 3/4” reddish-pink specimen was printed by the Lulzbot at CHS. It is composed of 88 layers of plastic filament and took 33 minutes to make.

Thu
28
Nov

Maine Books for Maine Kids Receives Donation from Calais NHS

By Lura Jackson

Thu
28
Nov

Police Dog Vests

Winger , a 2 ½ year old Belgian Malinois, wearing his new protective vest.  Winger patrols in Washington and Hancock counties with Trooper Christopher Smith.

 

Thu
28
Nov

Maine Equal Rights Center Selects Dale Earle For Position

By Gwen Clark

Thu
28
Nov

Dental Access for ME Launches New Campaign Aimed at Expanding Access to Dental Care

New website, interactive media allows users to educate themselves and lend support to bill allowing mid-level dental practitioners

Thu
28
Nov

Calais Recreation Notes

MEN’S BASKETBALL SIGNUPS – Signups have begun for our Men’s Basketball League.  Games will be played on Sunday mornings starting at 10:00 beginning December 8th.  Please contact Toby Cole at the Rec. Department, 454-2761 or by email, calaisrec@calaismaine.org if you are interested in being on a team.

Thu
28
Nov

Woodland Rec. Dept. Calendar

WED. NOV. 27

5:30 pm: ELEM. (GR. 4 / 6) CHEERING, WES GYM

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

THURS. NOV. 28

HAPPY THANKSGIVING !

SAT. NOV. 30

9 am: Gr. 6 / 8 REC. BB, POSTPONED UNTIL DEC. 7

SUN. DEC. 1

2:30 pm: COED GR. 6 / 8 BB, LAKERS, WHS GYM

Thu
28
Nov

Baileyville

Dorothy Johnson

Thu
28
Nov

Calais American Legion

Michael McLean

454-3435

Quiet week. We will not be having a monthly meeting in December. Don’t know if this article gets to all concerned! Been having trouble with my 12 year old computer.  Maybe Santa will come across a laptop with a printer in his yearly run on the 24th of December!

Thu
28
Nov

Dennysville

Priscilla Hobart

726-0636

There were 102 people at the November 16th Supper at the Parish Hall in Dennysville .

Attendance at church was twenty five people, at Sunday School there were six children and five adults.

Birthdays this week are Karen Seeley on November 20th and Bruce Hodgdon on November 21st.

Thu
28
Nov

Calais Middle & High School Honor Roll

Seniors

Malorie Black

Rachel Candelmo

Josh Carr

Skyler Cole

Kaitlyn Cundiff

Jordan Daley

Casey Donovan

Tyler Farley

Paige Gillespie

Jordan Hatch

Ashley Homsted

 Miriah Howard.

Melissa Huang

Michael Krug

Conor McCadden

Stephy Risso

Thu
28
Nov

Woodland Elem. School Honor Roll

Grade 4

High Honors

Cheyanne-Rose Hobbs

Honors

Myka Clark

Riley Cleghorn

Luke Knowles

Jaiden McPhee

Elijah Niles-Cowell

Jayden O’Neill

Alexandra Papke

Keegan Wormell

Grade 5

High Honors

Maya Gallant

Brianna Jack

David Lappin

Thu
28
Nov

The Dragon’s Den

Camille Howard

Welcome, readers, to the Dragon’s Den. On this, the last full week before Thanksgiving break, WHS was a hive of activity. So let’s step onto the quicksand and sink into this week’s news. 

Thu
28
Nov

Calais High School

Quinn Sluzenski

Thu
28
Nov

Cooper

Arline Flood

454-3347

Thu
28
Nov

Grand Lake Stream

Dave McCullough

Winter Sunday Church services will begin in Princeton on Dec.8th. @ 11 am.  The last service in GLS is Sun Dec 1st at 9:30 am.  Listen for the church bell ringing!!  Contact Lana Bailey or Sam Newman for further information.

Thu
28
Nov

Calais

Sharon Frost

454-3339

Happy Thanksgiving

November 28th - First Day of Hanukkah (begins at sundown)

Thanksgiving dinner is being served at 2nd Baptist Church 11 - 3 and also at St. Anne’s Parish Hall at 1 pm.

Second Baptist Church held a concert on Saturday evening. “Heart Song.” A lovely lunch was served.

Thu
28
Nov

Princeton

Sharon Norman

Happy Thanksgiving to all Princeton area readers near and far.  With that message, please travel safely to celebrate the holiday with family and friends. 

PES NEWS:  Miss Williams, PES Principal, has opened up the parent portal for parents in grades

Thu
28
Nov

Woodland Rec. Dept. Notes

KARATE: After School karate classes Monday’s at the Woodland Elementary School Gym; 2:30-3:10pm Grades K-3 (Younger students and ALL beginners are released early); 2:30-3:30pm Grades 4-6 (Yellow Belts ONLY) New students welcome!!! Past students may come back anytime!!!! Remember you need to be registered with the Woodland Rec Dept.

Thu
28
Nov

Calais Rotary Club Awards Scholarship

Above Cynthia Miller is the recipient of the Calais Rotary Club Scholarship in memory of Dolph Lentz in the amount of $250. This will give Cynthia an opportunity to earn skills that will serve our community in the medical field after her graduation. She wants to thank all the patrons for their generosity as without them, students such as her, would not be able to pursue high education.

Thu
28
Nov

VFW Post # 9779

The VFW is grateful to all you who recognized and celebrated Veterans’ Day. The week began with a delicious lunch provided by the culinary arts class at WCCC. We would like to say thank you to President Cassidy and Will O’Shea for their dedicated support of Veterans.

Thu
28
Nov

Donation to SCEC 20th Anniversary Fundraising Campaign

Machias Savings Bank President and CEO Larry Barker (right) recently presented Sunrise County Economic Council (SCEC) Executive Director Harold Clossey (left) with a $15,000 donation to the organization’s 20th anniversary fundraising  campaign.

Thu
28
Nov

FRANCES HARRIET CULLIGAN WALLACE

July 9, 1925

November 16, 2013

Thu
28
Nov

Downeast Debut Film Screening--The East-West Corridor: Why Not?

Stop the East-West Corridor coalition and Defending Water for Life in Maine will be hosting the debut screening of the film, The East-West Corridor: Why Not? followed by a community dialogue with the statewide coordinator of Stop the East-West Corridor, Chris Buchanan.

Thu
28
Nov

Wreath and Tree Shippers Should Be Aware of Out-of-State Plant Regulations

 Maine decorative-plant shippers who are sending Christmas trees and wreaths around the country for the holiday season can save money and lost products by noting important regulations enforced by other states, according to the Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry (DACF).

Thu
28
Nov

Machias Holiday Celebration - Dec. 5-7

MACHIAS, Maine -- More than 40 people have registered for the Voice of Downeast Maine contest, one of several holiday activities slated for December 5-7 at Machias. There will also be a parade, a community Christmas tree and caroling, a visit and gifts for children from Santa Claus, children’s games, and an Ugly Sweater Dance.

Thu
28
Nov

A Story and a Recipe

By Dorothy Johnson

Thu
28
Nov

Robbinston

Kathy Mekelburg

454-0654

Fri
15
Nov

Calais High School

Quinn Sluzenski

Thu
07
Nov

Maine Women’s Fund to Conduct Need Assessment for WaCo

By Lura Jackson

 

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