December 2013

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Thu
12
Dec

The Next Step Domestic Violence Project Hires New Youth Educator

Pamela Gagnon recently joined the team at Next Step Domestic Violence Project as Next Step’s Youth Educator.  Pamela is a graduate of Worcester State University where she attended the Clinical Psychology Program, and affiliated Worcester City Hospital School of Nursing Diploma RN Program.

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12
Dec

Calais

Sharon Frost - 454-3339

December 12 - National Poinsettia Day. While in Mexico as U.S. Minister, Joel Roberts Poinsett came across a striking native plant. He later introduced it to the US where it became known as the poinsettia.

Congratulations to Harold Clossey as new president and CEO of the Maine Development Organization. 

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12
Dec

A Story and a Recipe

By Dorothy Johnson

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12
Dec

Meddybemps

Linda Baniszeski

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12
Dec

Robbinston School News

Kathy Mekelburg

454-0654

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12
Dec

The Dragon’s Den

Camille Howard

Welcome, everyone, to WHS, for another exciting edition of the Dragon’s Den. We have lots of news for you to digest, so let’s sink our teeth into this week’s news,

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12
Dec

Calais High School

Quinn Sluzenski

At Calais High School, December is traditionally a month of music, basketball, and Christmas cheer.  In only a few days, all three of these customs have already started.

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12
Dec

Indian Township

Donna Meader-York

The approaching holidays have the children at Indian Township School shaking and shivering with anticipation of presents under the tree and stuffed stockings. We have quite a few upcoming events  worth mentioning and a reminding of the events previously reported in past issues.

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12
Dec

Grand Lake Stream

Dave McCullough

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12
Dec

Calais American Legion

Michael McLean

454-3435

Please DO NOT respond to any emails from calameleg3@yahoo.com! This email was hacked! along with thousands of others. 

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12
Dec

Princeton

Sharon Norman

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12
Dec

Alexander/Crawford

Linda Richardson

454-0332

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Dec

Robbinston

Kathy Mekelburg

454-0654

I hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving. Last month we had 5.83 inches of rain, most of that was during the day before Thanksgiving. We were fortunate not to lose power here.

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12
Dec

Baileyville

Dorothy Johnson

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12
Dec

Festival of Lessons and Carols in Dennysville

The mystery and the beauty of Christmas are to be featured at the annual Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols held on Sunday evening, December 22, in the Congregational Meetinghouse in Dennysville, at 7 p.m.

Thu
12
Dec

Wabanaki Culture Center Ribbon Cutting

The Wabanaki Culture Center in Calais celebrates the opening of its Maine Indian Education Gift Shop with a ribbon cutting. The shop has a number of handmade gifts now available, including dreamcatchers, warclubs, and tiny ornaments for Christmas trees. It is open M-F, 8-4 and is free of charge.

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19
Dec

Grand Lake Stream

Dave McCullough

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19
Dec

Meddybemps

Linda Baniszeski

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19
Dec

Baileyville

Dorothy Johnson

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19
Dec

A Story and a Recipe

By Dorothy Johnson

 

Thu
19
Dec

Baileyville Police Report

The Baileyville Police Department had forty-three calls for service during the last two weeks. They dealt with accidents, missing person, agency assists, theft, black mail scams and criminal mischief.

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19
Dec

CHARLES ANTHONY “CHUCK” CALLIGAN (1953-2013)

Manchester - Charles Anthony “Chuck” Calligan, resident of Manchester, passed away Saturday, November 30, 2013 at Maine General Medical Center in Augusta.

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19
Dec

VIVIAN MARGARET FINCH

FINCH- At her residence, Wilsons Beach, Campobello, NB, December 12, 2013, Vivian Margaret Finch. Wife of Raymond C. Finch and daughter of the late Gordon Hayward and Eva Myrtle Reicker.

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Dec

CURTIS K. PROBERT

 Perry – Curtis Kenneth Probert, 93, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, December 14, 2013.  Ken was born in Norwood, MA on May 16, 1920.  In 1936, at the age of 16, he was able to receive his chauffer’s license.  He graduated from Boston Trade School and entered the U.S.

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19
Dec

GEORGE H. STEVENS

Whiting – George Hazen Stevens, 79, passed away Thursday, December 12, 2013 at his home in Whiting.  George was born in Machias on January 17, 1934, son of the late Glenn and Dorothy (Crosby) Stevens.  After graduating from Dennysville High School, Class of 1952, he entered the U.S. Navy, serving his country during the Korean War.

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Dec

JESSE BOSTON WALTON

 Indian Township, ME – Jesse Rae (Boston) Walton, 30, passed away Wednesday, December 11, 2013 as a result of an accident.  Jesse was born in Bangor, ME on March 20, 1983, daughter of Donald and Victoria (Sockabasin) Boston Jr.  She graduated from St. Stephen High School, Class of 2001, and attended University of Maine at Orono.  Jesse worked in the U.S.

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Dec

Dennysville

Here are some “new to us” books at the Lincoln Memorial Library in Dennysville that are connected in some way   to Smith’s “Memory of a Large Christmas”.

Eight Christmas stories come from Margaret Cousins, written in 1952.

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19
Dec

Beckett Center News

 

Monday (Dec. 2nd) the group headed up to the WCCC to have basketball practice and some walked around the gym.

Tuesday some went swimming in Machias and the ones that stayed back finished an Alaskan puzzle.

Wednesday many went bowling in St. Stephen to practice for Special Olympics. The afternoon consisted of dancing with Sue.

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19
Dec

Cooper

Arline Flood

454-3347

We are sorry to read that the Princeton correspondent is all through writing for the CA after such a sort time. She did a great job covering the news and we’ll miss that. It can be time consuming.

Thu
12
Dec

Season Opener At Calais

Shiretowners Win with Second Half Surge

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