September 2017

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Fri
15
Sep

Building the Future Through Individual Stories

 

Fri
15
Sep

Letter to the Editor - Re: The Pandora’s Pot of Maine’s Marijuana Legalization

I am writing as one of the 375,668 “No” voters, asking our legislators, the 17 members of the Joint Select Committee on Medical Marijuana Legalization Implementation and fellow citizens to reflect upon the Pandora’s box that commercialized pot will open in our beautiful state. I’ve been a property owner in Maine since 1988 and year-round resident since 2011. 

Fri
15
Sep

Charles “Brand” Livingstone – World War II

By Lura Jackson

Fri
15
Sep

Downeasters Use Facebook to Help Victims of Hurricane Harvey

By Sarah Craighead 

Dedmon

 

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15
Sep

School Committee Approves School Name Change

By Kaileigh Deacon

 

The Calais School Committee met on Wednesday, September 6th at the Calais Middle/High School library. Among the topics discussed was a new name for the former Day Treatment School and the hiring of new staff.

Fri
15
Sep

Calais Recreation News & Notes

 

FALL SPORTS

JR HIGH:

Registration forms for Rec Soccer, Flag Football, Jr. High Soccer, Jr. High Volleyball and X-country are available at the Rec Center or the City Building and on the City of Calais website.  The forms will be available at the schools.

Fri
15
Sep

Calais-Area Fall Baseball

Ryland Sabattus gets the out at first.

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15
Sep

Baring News

Sally Doten

454-2625

 

Here it is Monday afternoon and I am just sitting down to write this column. At this writing, I am thinking of the millions of Floridians that have been driven from their homes by Hurricane Irma. Now I understand why I live in Maine.

Fri
15
Sep

Cooper News

 

Laurie Pike

piketaxcollector@gmail.com

 

Fri
15
Sep

Wildlife Photo Submissions

Male Cardinal feeding its young. (Photo by  Kaye Howland)


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15
Sep

Calais American Legion

 

 

Michael McLean

454-3435

 

TAPS! Darrald Mitchell, Commander of the Calais VFW Post #9779 RIP. 

Fri
15
Sep

Princeton News

Sandra Smith

 

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15
Sep

Alexander School News

Cassie Oakes

 

Cross Country is beginning and here is the schedule for the AES Panthers.

September 20th @ Alexander

September 27th @ Woodland

October 4th @ Princeton

October 11th @ Indian Township

Fri
15
Sep

Alexander/Crawford News

Cassie Oakes

 

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15
Sep

Meddybemps News

Linda Baniszeski 

 

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15
Sep

Springfield Car Show

Winners of the September 3 Springfield Car Show were Randy O’Brien, Vince Cassidy, Tom DiCenzo, Pam Oakes, Tony Phelps, Denise Marrs, Sonny Hornbrook and Robert Holts. (Submitted photo)

Fri
15
Sep

Grand Lake Stream News

 

Dave McCullough

 

Our last community picnic of the season will be this Wednesday, September 13. Our weather this week is suppose to be quite nice.  Let’s meet at Farm Cove Dam at 5:00.  

Fri
15
Sep

Out and About

By Dorothy Johnson

 

Fri
15
Sep

Calais Recreation Ladies’ Softball

Nice infield play by Abei Francis. (Photo by John Rogers)

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15
Sep

Woodland Rec. Calendar

 

Wednesday,  September 13:

4:00 p.m.: Elementary / Jr. High Cross Country (Gr. 3 / 8) at Calais

Thursday, September 14:

4:00 p.m.: Jr. Soccer (Gr. 2 / 3) at WES Field

5:00 p.m.: WES Open House, WES

Saturday, September 16:

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15
Sep

Woodland High School Fall Schedules

 

BOYS SOCCER 2017

 DateDayTeamDepartureGame

9/11MWHS @ Narraguagus2:004:00

9/13WEast Grand @ WHS4:00

9/15FWHS @ Jonesport-Beals2:004:00

9/18MWHS @ Calais3:004:00

9/20WMachias @ WHS4:00

9/22FJonesport-Beals @ WHS4:00

Fri
15
Sep

Calais Recreation Co-Ed Softball Champs

Fri
15
Sep

MYRON A. PEASLEE

Springvale and Calais – Myron A. Peaslee, 91, passed away Saturday, September 9, 2017 at his son’s home in Springvale.  Myron was born in Somerville, ME on June 9, 1926, son of Clifton and Lucy (Hisler) Peaslee.  After graduating from high school, Myron enlisted in the U.S.

Fri
15
Sep

DARRALD M. MITCHELL

 

Robbinston- Darrald M. Mitchell passed away September 5, 2017 at Eastern Maine Medical Center from lung cancer. He was surrounded by his family.

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15
Sep

LOIS IRENE (PHELAN) DOWNING

Houlton - Lois Irene (Phelan) Downing, 94, of Houlton, died Thursday, September 7, 2017 at Ross Manor in Bangor, after a long illness with her family by her side.  She was born July 19, 1923, in Calais, the daughter of Leo and Clara (Abbott) Phelan.  Lois graduated from Calais Academy with Honors in 1940 and following graduation she

Fri
15
Sep

Living All-Out for God - Devotional

By Pastor Matt Burden, Second Baptist Church

 

Fri
15
Sep

Land Transfers by Deed August 18, 2017 through August 31, 2017

 

Thomas Millay and Barbara Moskol of Eastport to Levent Galsoy of Eastport (Lot J7-A2-22 as shown on the Tax Maps of Eastport)

Eliot C. Roskow of Hudson, Florida to Kathryn A. Roskow of Hudson, Florida the following real estate (127 Union Street, Calais-Map/Lot: 005-002-018)

Fri
15
Sep

Calais Elementary School Message

To all Calais Elementary students and families who were at Calais Elementary School last year, Welcome Back!  To all new students and families, Welcome!  For new families, I normally send a letter home every Friday with your student to provide you with information about the happenings at Calais Elementary School as well as upcoming events and schedu

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