October 2016

Alexander School


Cassie Oakes


Straight from the Friday Announcements: Band at AES began on Tuesday, October 4th for those who signed up, if you have a student who is interested, please contact the school at 454-2623 for more information



Sharon Frost



Autumn began last Thursday October’s flower is Calendula, the birthstone: opal

Breast Cancer Awareness Month


Sharon Frost



Wednesday, October 16 is the full Hunters’ moon. The full moon is also known as the travel moon or dying grass moon.

CDRC Scarecrows Stolen

By Amy Jeanroy


Last Wednesday night vandals destroyed two scarecrows that had been placed on Main Street as part of the upcoming Scarecrow Festival. 

The Tin Man from Artemis' Attic was completely destroyed as well as the display in front of Border Town Subz. 

U.S. Senators Collins, King Announce $336,976 for Wabanaki Women’s Coalition


U.S. Senators Susan Collins and Angus King announced that the Wabanaki Women’s Coalition received a total of $336,976 from the Tribal Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Coalitions Program, which is funded by the U.S. Department of Justice Office on Violence Against Women.

ISO Veterans Photos

The Advanced Placement English class from Calais High School will be hosting their annual Veterans Day assembly on Thursday, November 10, 2016 at 9:15 A.M. in the Calais High School cafeteria. We are looking for photos of current or retired veterans. In order to be included in the video we need photos by Wednesday, October 26, 2016.