November 2016

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Thu
10
Nov

EAC Ushers in the Season with Ornament-Making Party

The Eastport Arts Center will offer an ornament-making party featuring three different techniques on Sunday, November 20, from noon to 2 pm, with instructors Kristin McKinlay, Dawn Loper and Sara Myrick.

Thu
10
Nov

Another Fun-Filled Basket-Making Workshop in Cooper

Amid a fun day of talk, laughter, and free-flowing food, baskets were being created by the attendees of the latest basket making workshop at the Cooper Community Center (CCC) on Saturday, October 15th.

Thu
10
Nov

Robinson Ballet to Perform “The Nutcracker” at UMM Nov. 19

The Robinson Ballet Company of Bangor will bring Tchaikovsky’s holiday classic, “The Nutcracker” to the University of Maine at Machias with a pair of performances on Saturday, November 19.

Performances in UMM’s Performing Arts Center will be held at 3 and 7 p.m.

Thu
10
Nov

Maine Judge Awards $729K to Injured Blueberry Farmworker

A judge has awarded $729,845 in damages to a seasonal blueberry farmworker who nearly died of heat stroke while on the job.

Thu
10
Nov

Washington County Community College Computer Technology Program in Search of Advisors

The Computer Technology Program at Washington County Community College held an advisory committee meeting at the college on October 3rd. Alan Kryszak, campus IT manager at the University of Maine at Machias, spoke as the featured presenter.

Thu
10
Nov

Honoring Our Veterans on November 11th

 On the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month, ninety-eight years ago, the Armistice agreement between Germany and the Allies went into effect, marking the cessation of fighting on the Western Front and the conclusion of the tragic hostilities of World War I. 

Thu
10
Nov

Calais American Legion

Michael McLean

214-4410

 

I had a busy week. On Thursday, Joanie, myself and Gary and Barbara Young attended the Canadian Legion Veterans’ Supper sponsored by St. Stephen Legion Branch #9. It was a Great meal with our fellow comrades. 

Thu
10
Nov

Princeton

Sandra Smith

 

Thu
03
Nov

Second Baptist Church to Hold Pre-Thanksgiving Meal

 On November 19, 2016, Second Baptist Church will be serving a free PRE-Thanksgiving Dinner for those that are alone during the holiday. Take-out orders will be available for shut-ins.

Thu
03
Nov

CDRC’s Scarecrow Fest Winners are Announced

USPS Scarecrow Competition 1st place winners include (L-R) Ryan Burke, Mark McKinnon, James Myers, Mr. Scarecrow, Postmistress Debra Dow, Jessica Gower, Robert O’Brien, Krista Hanson, and Maria Morse. Not shown: Charles Curtis, Christ Bernardini, Lynne Russell, Shannon Pitts, and Tammy Hood. (Submitted photo).

Thu
03
Nov

Lady Blue Devils Win Class B State Championship

See sports pages for story and more photos. (Photo by John Rogers).

Wed
16
Nov

Robbinston

Kathy Mekelburg

454-0654

Robbinston Weather Summary for October:

Wed
16
Nov

Baring

Sally Doten

454-2625

 

Thu
10
Nov

Anchor Lodge No.41 Knights of Pythias News

News from Anchor Lodge No.41 Eastport Maine, on the evening of October 27,2016 the Knights and one Esquire traveled to Gouldsboro's Schoodic Lodge No.129 who assisted on the ritualistic rank work in the rank of Knight. Our fellow Pythian Brothers welcomed us and were glad to take part in this rank work.

Thu
10
Nov

Lisa Clark Promoted to Personal Lines Sales Agent by F. A. Peabody Company

Houlton, Maine – Chris Anderson, President of the F. A. Peabody Company announced that Lisa Clark has been promoted to Personal Lines Sales Agent in their Calais office. 

Thu
10
Nov

Meddybemps

Linda Baniszeski

 

It is feeling more like winter this week.  Monday morning, we awoke to a heavy frost and 30 deg. temps.  We’ve had warmer than seasonal temperatures this year, so the cold stuff was bound to happen one of these days.  

Thu
10
Nov

Princeton Elementary SchoolHonor Roll

 

GRADE FOUR 

(Mrs. Andrews)

HONORS

Emma Bailey

Evan Borden

Evan Cook

Jayshawn Monk

Lee Phelps

Kelton Stegman

Jack Surles

Thu
10
Nov

Anchor Lodge No.41 Knights of Pythias News

News from Anchor Lodge No.41 Eastport Maine, on the evening of October 27,2016 the Knights and one Esquire traveled to Gouldsboro's Schoodic Lodge No.129 who assisted on the ritualistic rank work in the rank of Knight. Our fellow Pythian Brothers welcomed us and were glad to take part in this rank work.

Thu
10
Nov

Mozart and Movie at the Lincoln Memorial Library

Many will remember the movie Amadeus from a number of years ago, the first part of which will be paired with some of Mozart’s music played by guitarist, Tim Pence, at 6 p.m.

Thu
10
Nov

Alexander/Crawford History

By John Dudley & Cassie Oakes

 

Thu
10
Nov

Indian Township

Donna Meader-York

 

Thu
10
Nov

Alexander School

Cassie Oakes

 

Thu
10
Nov

Alexander/Crawford

Cassie Oakes

 

Thu
10
Nov

Calais

Sharon Frost

454-3339

 

November 11th Veterans Day. Remembrance Day in Canada.

November 15th is National Young Readers Day. Read a book, a play, a poem, or the newspaper.

Thu
10
Nov

Your Partner in Health - The Nurse Practitioner

 The role of the nurse practitioner (NP) is showcased November 13 - 19, as NPs across the country celebrate more than 50 years of practice during National NP Week. In the United States, this distinguished group of health care professionals number approximately 222,000 strong with an additional 20,000 NP students graduating each year. 

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