September 2016

DECH Births

To Susan and Brian Giles of Alexander, a girl, Madeline Elizabeth Giles born on September 19, 2016 weighing 6lbs., 15 oz, 19 1/2 inches long.


To Angie Cultrera and Matthew Lester of Gouldsboro, a boy, Byron James Lester born on September 21, 2016, weighing 6lbs., 3oz., 19 inches long.

Local Boys Selected for Elite Baseball Teams

Three boys from the Calais-area fall baseball program have been selected to play on AAU (Amateur Athletic Union) teams through Sluggers Training Facility in Brewer.  The boys will begin practicing with their respective teams next month and throughout the winter with tournament play during the spring and summer months.  Games will take place all over New England.  Congratulations to

A National Park Marathon

By Amy Jeanroy


"We are all so different in many ways, but really we are so much alike." Mikah  Meyer, travelling to every National Park and monument in the U.S. in answer to the question "What is the most striking thing you have noticed so far during your trip?"



Sharon Frost


Autumn began last Thursday the 22nd, kind of passed by me. Leaves are changing slowly, animals are gathering food for the winter ahead. Those squirrels and chipmunks have been storing all summer. Hope they don’t forget where it is. They put in a lot of hours.

Land Transfers by Deed September 2, 2016 through September 15, 2016

(Continued from last week).

Carroll W. Dinsmore, Jr. of Lubec to James B. Simmonds of Owls Head certain lots or parcels of land together with buildings thereon located in Town of Lubec (First lot on North Lubec Road; Lot Two Map 29 Lot 15 and Third Lot on easterly side of North Lubec Road)