November 2016

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Wed
16
Nov

Alexander School

Cassie Oakes

 

A bit of business from AES’s Thursday Announcements, yes I said Thursday as Friday there was no school.

Don’t forget about Adult Volleyball, which is held on Tuesdays at the AES gym from 7:00-9:00 p.m.  All adults welcome.

Wed
16
Nov

Princeton School

Sandra Smith

 

Wed
16
Nov

Calais

Sharon Frost

454-3339

 

November 24th - Thanksgiving Day - The hubbard squash may have been named after Elizabeth Hubbard of Marblehead, Massachusetts in the early 1840s.

The fall Beaver Moon was beautiful on Monday evening.

Wed
16
Nov

Princeton

Sandra Smith

 

Wed
16
Nov

Cross Border Eating

By Rob Patry

 

Wed
16
Nov

Local Knights of Columbus Announces New Officers

Celebrating 121 Years in the St. Croix Valley


Wed
16
Nov

Cobscook Students Travel Maine To Learn About Kelp Aquaculture

Students from the Cobscook Experiential Program just got back from a week-long expedition through Maine to study kelp aquaculture, as they gear up to help with a demonstration kelp farm with the Passamaquoddy Tribe in Passamaquoddy Bay.

Thu
24
Nov

Alexander/Crawford History

By John Dudley & 

Cassie Oakes

 

Sorry for the mix-up and no history column last week.  I had some cyber-connection problems.  So now on to this week’s article.

Thu
24
Nov

Calais American Legion

Michael McLean

 214-4410

 

 

Thu
24
Nov

Calais

Sharon Frost

454-3339

 

Another week gone by. What great weather we’ve had.

I hope you all enjoy Thanksgiving.

Thu
24
Nov

Alexander/Crawford

Cassie Oakes

 

Here’s wishing everyone a very Happy Thanksgiving. 

Thu
24
Nov

AMY JO FLOOD

 

Thu
24
Nov

Land Transfer by deed October 27, 2016 through November 9, 2016

Neal D. Hallee and Margaret Anne Hallee of Auburn to Richard Hallee-Griffith of Woonsocket, Rhode Island and Margaret Elizabeth Hallee-Tibbetts of Lisbon Falls all of the grantors’ right, title and interest in and to certain lots or parcels of land in Cooper (Lots No. 1 and No. 2 on Cathance Lake).

Thu
24
Nov

Out and About

By Dorothy Johnson

 

Thu
24
Nov

A Story and a Recipe

By Dorothy Johnson

 

Thu
24
Nov

Taxman

By Rob Patry

 

Thu
24
Nov

Chorus to Perform Fauré Requiem and ‘Ode to Music’

Quoddy Voices, a community chorus formed in 2014, will present concerts on Friday, December 2 at 7 pm, and Sunday, December 4 at 3 pm, at the Eastport Arts Center.

Thu
24
Nov

New Down East Hospice Volunteers

Thu
24
Nov

AmeriCorps VISTA Member Sought in Washington County

 

Thu
24
Nov

7th Annual Eastport Christmas Homes Tour

The 7th Annual Eastport Christmas Homes Tour, sponsored by the Eastport Area Chamber of Commerce will feature nine homes decorated for the holidays. The event will be held Saturday December 3rd from 11am to 5pm. A snow date of Dec 4th has been set. With the aid of a colorful, descriptive brochure the tour is self-directed and includes a map.

Thu
24
Nov

Collaborative Fundraising for Local Food Pantries

Volunteers from the Garrapy Food Pantry in Eastport, and the Irene Chadbourne Food Pantry in Calais are working together to raise funds for the hungry in Washington County.

Thu
24
Nov

Eastern Maine Electric Cooperative Wins $13.6 Million Jury Verdict

On Friday November 18th, a Bangor, Maine jury found, after a four day trial, that five wind power companies breached their contractual obligation to negotiate in good faith, and returned a $13.6 million verdict in favor of Eastern Maine Electric Cooperative (the “Cooperative”).

Thu
24
Nov

Calais City Council

By Michael R. Brown

 

On November 10th the inaugural address of newly elected mayor was characteristically brief. William (Billy) Howard III began, “All I got to say is education, infrastructure, and economic development.” Except for education, such were the themes for the full council meeting on November 17th. 

Thu
24
Nov

Meddybemps

 

Linda Baniszeski

 

Happy Thanksgiving!   Nomatter how many troubling issues there are in our lives and the news, there is always something to be thankful about.  Here’s wishing you and yours a blessed day.

Thu
24
Nov

Baring

Sally Doten

454-2625

A Bridge in Time, Rose Burke

Wed
16
Nov

Local Rebekahs Participate In Potato Run

Riverside Rebekah Lodge of Baileyville recently participated in the 4th Annual Potato Run, sponsored by the Grand Lodge IOOF (Independent Order of Odd Fellows) of Maine, and hosted by Rockabema Lodge of Houlton.

Wed
16
Nov

To The Editor:

Regarding the Legalizing Marijuana Question and outcome of the vote, my husband and I have been strongly opposed to the general legalization of Marijuana.  As to the use of marijuana for carefully controlled medical use, that is not the question.

Wed
16
Nov

Abundant Success Workshop to be Held in Machias

By Lura Jackson

 

Wed
16
Nov

Eastport Christmas Home Tour

The 7th Annual Eastport Christmas Homes Tour, sponsored by the Eastport Area Chamber of Commerce will feature nine homes decorated for the holidays. The event will be held Saturday December 3rd from 11am to 5pm. A snow date of Dec 4th has been set. With the aid of a colorful, descriptive brochure the tour is self-directed and includes a map.

Wed
16
Nov

Meet Our New Provider

 Calais Regional Hospital is pleased to announce the addition of Manuel Falcon to the CRH Surgical Department.  Manuel is a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist and looks forward to working with the surgical team providing high quality services to the people of Downeast Maine

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