October 2016

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Thu
27
Oct

Washington County Community College Holds Hunger Awareness Week

Thu
27
Oct

Alexander Craft Fair

B.J. Wallace was at the Alexander Craft Fair on Saturday with her Betty Jean Bags. Betty Jean Bags are handmade bags of all shapes, sizes and colors made by B.J.. The bags are made already or can be custom made. For more information you can check out the Betty Jean Bags Facebook Page. 

Thu
27
Oct

Winter Coats to be Given Away at Thrift Store

By Lura Jackson

 

Thu
27
Oct

Fighting for Good Maine Jobs

Emily Cain

 

Thu
27
Oct

Baring

 

Sally Doten

454-2625

 

 

Thu
27
Oct

Princeton

Sandra Smith

 

Thu
27
Oct

Calais

Sharon Frost

454-3339

 

New Moon - Sunday

Halloween: Monday 31st.

Pumpkins stored properly at 50 degrees to 55 degrees can last up to 2 months.

Thu
27
Oct

Alexander School

Cassie Oakes

 

Thu
27
Oct

Alexander/Crawford History

By John Dudley 

& Cassie Oakes

 

Do you know what public lots are?  Do we have them in Alexander?  Do all towns have public lots?

Thu
27
Oct

Grand Lake Stream

Dave McCullough

 

I stated my day off by voting early. The choices for me were simple at the local, state and national level. Now I can click the mute button and not listen to any more election info. My civic duty is complete.

Thu
27
Oct

Alexander/Crawford

Cassie Oakes

 

Halloween is right around the corner, I’d like to remind folks out driving to be extra careful as there will be little ghouls and goblins out trick or treating.  Kids make sure you can see through your masks and don’t eat any candy that you haven’t shown Mom and Dad first.   

Thu
27
Oct

Meddybemps

 

Linda Baniszeski

 

Thu
27
Oct

November 8, 2016 Ballot Questions

 

Question 1:  (Citizen Initiative) Do you want to allow the possession and use of marijuana under state law by persons who are at least 21 years of age, and allow the cultivation, manufacture, distribution, testing, and sale of marijuana and marijuana products subject to state regulation, taxation and local ordinance?

Thu
27
Oct

Red Ribbon Week 2016

By Amy Jeanroy

 

Red ribbon week at the Calais Elementary School is a week of anti-drug messages and events, and the students embraced the kick off with an assembly and parade. 

Thu
06
Oct

Princeton

 

 

 

Sandra Smith

 

Thu
06
Oct

Day of Jazz to Rev Up Eastport Music Students’ Semester

Eastport students will spend a day of learning all about the culture of jazz on Friday, October 7 through Eastport Arts Center, which has received a $1,000 Arts and Humanities grant award titled “Improvisation Plus: Jazzing It Up In Eastport” from the Maine Arts Commission and the Maine Humanities Council. The University of Maine at Orono’s Jazz Sextet with director Dr.

Thu
06
Oct

Potatoes, Apples and Cider: Maine foods for October

University of Maine Cooperative Extension publishes information to help find, grow, use, preserve and store in-season fruits and vegetables in Maine. Visit extension.umaine.edu to order or download bulletins to fit the season, including October favorites such as "Let’s Preserve: Apples", "Vegetables and Fruits for Health: Potatoes" and "Safe Home Cider Making".

Thu
06
Oct

Ireland’s Outside Track, to play at Calais Celtic Concerts

Calais Celtic Concerts will present the Internationally acclaimed Celtic Super group, The Outside Track, at the Calais High School, in Calais, ME., on Saturday October 8th, at 7:00 PM US/ 8:00 PM Canadian time. The doors will open at 6:00 PM. This will be one of our Biggest Shows of the Year!

Thu
13
Oct

Calais American Legion

Michael McLean

214-4410

 

Last Wednesday I had my torn rotator cuff surgery! I want to thank Dr. Kessler and the OR Staff for their professional and courteous support. I am very satisfied with the outcome. 

Thu
13
Oct

Indian Township

Donna Meader-York


Dehkin Sockabasin provides for his family. (Facebook photo). 

Thu
13
Oct

Alexander School

Cassie Oakes

 

Flu shots will be done on Thursday, October 13th at 8:30 a.m. 

Thu
13
Oct

Alexander/Crawford

Cassie Oakes

 

Don’t forget folks this column is of historic value to future generations, so please share your information with me so folks will know what Alexander was like way back in 2016.  My contact information is at the end of the column.

Thu
13
Oct

Meddybemps

Linda Baniszeski

 

Thu
13
Oct

Grand Lake Stream

Dave McCullough

 

Thu
06
Oct

A Public Organ Recital

Music from five centuries including Bach, Mendelssohn, Franck, and Sousa!

Thu
06
Oct

Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post # 9779

The VFW is grateful to all you who recognized and joined us at the POW/MIA Recognition Day at our local Fire/Police Department.  As Representative Joyce Maker stated “You are not forgotten as long as we remember to say their names.”

Thu
06
Oct

Meddybemps

 

Linda Baniszeski

 

Thu
06
Oct

Indian Township

 

Donna Meader-York

 

Thu
06
Oct

Calais American Legion

 

Michael McLean

214-4410

 

 

Thu
06
Oct

Robbinston News

 

Kathy Mekelburg

 

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