September 2017

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Fri
29
Sep

Celebrating Maine’s Favorite Crustacean

If you ever see a photo of me working in Washington, take a close look at my tie; there’s a good chance you’ll see it’s decorated by some Maine lobsters.

Fri
29
Sep

Senator Joyce Maker’s Monthly Column

In a few days’ time, the Marijuana Legalization Implementation Committee, a bipartisan 17-member committee on which I serve, will hold a public hearing on LR 2395, “An Act To Amend the Marijuana Legalization Act.” 

Fri
29
Sep

Letter to the Editor - I own a small business in Washington County

I own a small business in Washington County, and I have to say, it's about time someone took the bull by the horns when it comes to the federal tax code!

Fri
29
Sep

Fiber Internet Discussion Details Benefits, Costs

By Lura Jackson

 

Fri
29
Sep

Firehouse Yard Sale

The St. Croix No. 1 Firehouse was the site of steady activity on Saturday, September 23rd as the organization held an indoor yard sale.

Fri
29
Sep

St. Croix Tissue Going Strong After First Year

By Lura Jackson

 

Fri
29
Sep

Calais-Area Fall Baseball, 12-14 Year Olds

Adam Barnard makes the out at second. 

Fri
29
Sep

Lady Devil Soccer

Abby Downing hustling to get ball possession. (Photo by John Rogers)

Fri
29
Sep

Alexander School News

Cassie Oakes

 

As a reminder to all cross country families: students may not be picked up by anyone other than a parent/guardian unless the coach has a note.

Fri
29
Sep

Baring News

Sally Doten

454-2625

 

Fri
29
Sep

Wildlife Photo Submissions

The above five photos by Cindy Joyce, CJ Photography.

Fri
29
Sep

Grand Lake Stream News

Dave McCullough

Fri
29
Sep

Meddybemps News

Linda Baniszeski 

 

Fri
29
Sep

Robbinston News

Kathy Mekelburg

454-0654

 

I hope everyone is enjoying this beautiful fall weather. We are fortunate not to live in a hurricane area. We do need rain though.

Fri
29
Sep

Washington County Community Café and Meals on Wheels for October

Mon., Oct. 2, 2017; Pulled Pork, Mashed Sweet Potatoes, Corn, Wheat Bread, Dessert. 

Tues., Oct. 3, 2017; Creamy Chicken and Wild Rice Casserole, Carrots and Broccoli, Wheat Bread, Dessert. 

Fri
29
Sep

Court News

Court News

ADJ: Adjudicated

OFC: Offense committed

DFLT: defaulted judgement

GLTY: guilty

Fri
29
Sep

Flu Shots Available for Calais Middle/High School Students

The Blue Devil Health Center will offer flu shots to students free of charge beginning September 25th and continuing all fall as supplies last.  Permission slips will be distributed to students from their home room teachers and should be returned as soon as possible to the school’s front office or school nurse.  Parents may obtain additional permission forms by call

Fri
29
Sep

Alexander/Crawford News

 

Cassie Oakes

 

Congratulations are in order for AES Kindergarten student, Brylea Newman, who recently was crowned Miss New England Jr. Princess.  Brylea resides in Alexander and is the granddaughter of Donnie and Gert Newman.  Way to go Brylea!

Fri
29
Sep

Calais American Legion News

 

Michael McLean

454-3435

 

Fri
29
Sep

St. Croix Country Club Notes

 

Course In Fantastic Shape

 

Fri
29
Sep

Calais-Area Fall Baseball, 9-12 Year Olds

Andrew Barnard looks to steal home during one of two wins last Sunday in Old Town.  The 9-12 year old Calais area team upped its record to 5 and 3 with one more Sunday left of regular play before heading to tournament action.  


Fri
29
Sep

HS Volleyball Action

 

 

Class C StandingsWLIndex

1.  Woodland8039.6

2.  WA4127.7

3.  Calais4317.6

4.  Narraguagus4312.5

5.  J-B537.2

At George Stevens Academy

Calais (2-3) def. GSA (0-6) 25-1, 25-10, 25-12

Fri
29
Sep

ELGIN D. MCGAW

Baileyville – Elgin D. McGaw, 79, died Monday, September 18, 2017 at home with his wife by his side.  Elgin was born February 10, 1938 in Topsfield to Linwood and Vera (Rhoades) McGaw.  He attended elementary school in Topsfield and was a proud graduate of Lee Academy in Lee, Maine.  Elgin served in the U.S. Army as an M.P.

Fri
29
Sep

JOESEPH E. MCKEEL

Joeseph E. McKeel, 70, passed away September 20, 2017 after a tough battle with cancer. He was born in Laurence Harbor, NJ. He is survived by his wife Mel (Carmella Perno) McKeel of 47 years, his children Jennifer St Peter of Princeton, ME and Jason J.

Fri
29
Sep

Devotional - God Cares About You

Pastor Matt Burden, 

Second Baptist Church

 

Fri
29
Sep

Knights of Columbus Officers Named

The St. Croix Knights of Columbus Council #149 announced its new officers for 2017/2018 at a special ceremony at the Knights of Columbus Hall on Park Street in Calais, ME. The officers were formally installed into their positions by the District Deputy, Jon Jozefowicz from Bangor and acting District Warden, Tom MacDonald.

Fri
29
Sep

EAC Offers Encore Screening of David Moses Bridges Documentary

 

“Rhythms of the Heart,” a documentary about the life and works of David Moses Bridges will be shown on September 29 at 7 p.m. at the Eastport Arts Center. The overwhelming response to EAC’s last screening of the film on August 11 gave rise to this encore event.

Fri
29
Sep

Out and About

By Dorothy Johnson

 

Thu
28
Sep

WCCC Automotive Graduate Reflects on Launching Business

 

2017 Alumni of the Month

Fri
15
Sep

Fourteenth Annual Alexander Hamfest & Swapmeet

 

Sponsored by: St. Croix Valley Amateur Radio Club

September 16th, 2017

The Fourteenth Annual Hamfest and Swapmeet will be located at the Alexander Elementary School, 14 miles West of Calais on Route 9. 

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