April 2018

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Wed
18
Apr

Collaboration Offers Professional Development Opportunities for Childcare Providers

 

Healthy Acadia’s Let's Go! Downeast initiative, serving Washington and Hancock counties, is partnering with Let's Go! Wabanaki, serving the Native American population, and Let's Go! Aroostook County to offer a robust, tri-county 2018 workshop series for child care providers. 

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18
Apr

Calais American Legion News

 

Michael McLean

454-3435

 

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18
Apr

Cooper News

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18
Apr

Calais News

Sharon Frost

454-3339

 

Sister Judy of Moncton visited her sister Pat Yardley last week. She’s preparing for her trip to Russia.

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18
Apr

Alexander/Crawford News

Cassie Oakes

 

Okay folks, I know there are a lot of kids on spring break and families vacationing in all kinds of different spots and doing all kinds of fun things.  Drop me a note for the column and we can preserve how we lived in 2018 for those that that come after us.

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18
Apr

Alexander School News

Cassie Oakes

 

May 3rd: Pre-K screening will be held from 9-11 a.m. for any child who will be turning 4 by October 15, 2018.  Call AES to schedule a time for your child’s screening.

Wed
18
Apr

CHARLOTTE FLEMING MARCH 12, 1930 - APRIL 10, 2018

With great sadness the family of Charlotte Fleming ( Clark) announces her passing at Eastport Memorial Nursing Home on Tuesday, April 10, 2018.

Wed
18
Apr

BARBARA A. BARNES

Barbara A. Barnes, 90, of Robbinston, Maine, died April 13 in a Bangor healthcare facility. She was born August 7, 1927 in Robbinston to Ernest C. and Princess (Wilson) Brown.

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Apr

LORNA A. LUDDEN

Lorna A. Ludden, 58, died Sunday, April 1, 2018 at Landmark Medical Center in Woonsocket, Rhode Island. Born in Calais, Maine, she was a daughter of the late Frederick J. and Ethel (Lee) Ludden Sr. She moved to Woonsocket as a young girl with her family. Lorna worked as a lumberjack for Fred’s Tree  for several years.

Wed
18
Apr

SCRTC News

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18
Apr

CALAIS RECREATION MEN’S BASKETBALL ACTION PHOTOS

Luke takes a powerful drive to the glass at CHS.


Wed
18
Apr

Woodland Recreation Program Calendar

Recreation Dept, Baseball, Softball, Farm Team, T-Ball, will begin after April vacation break.  Please turn in registration forms, and all practices / games will be weather permitting. Dates and times of each program will be announced at school, Facebook, and The Calais Advertiser. 

WED. APRIL 18:

Wed
18
Apr

Dining with Diabetes Down East in Machias

University of Maine Cooperative Extension will offer a free, four-week Dining with Diabetes Down East series beginning Thursday, May 3, 3-5 p.m., at Ridgeview Apartments, 45 Ridgeview Circle, Machias. Remaining dates are May 10, 17 and 24.

Wed
18
Apr

ST. STEPHEN GIRLS COMPETE IN CALAIS TRAVELING TEAM TOURNEY

Kate Wilson takes the drive to the baseline. 


Wed
18
Apr

Machias Savings Bank Donates Scoreboard to WES

Machias Savings Bank has donated a scoreboard to the students of Woodland Elementary School in a gesture "greatly appreciated" by the students, Woodland Recreation Department, and the Town of Baileyville. (Facebook photo)

Wed
18
Apr

Free Screenings for Children

Would you help us help children? We are asking you to help us spread the word to those with whom you interact. Anah Shriners is to help children. We do this in many ways, including these screening clinics. There is no charge to attend a pre-screening and no appointment is necessary.

The following clinics are held from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, May 12:

Wed
18
Apr

SCRFHC Receives Health Center Quality Leader Recognition from HRSA

St. Croix Regional Family Health Center is proud to announce that it has been recognized as a Health Center Quality Leader for being among the top 30 percent of all HRSA (Health Resources Services Administration) supported health centers that achieved the best overall clinical outcomes, demonstrating high quality across their clinical operations.

Wed
18
Apr

Healthy Acadia Announces 2018 Hungry for Health Initiative

 Healthy Acadia is kicking off Hungry for Health 2018 with a yearlong partnership with Jo's Diner and Pizzeria in Calais. For every veggie pizza purchased at Jo's Diner this year, they will generously donate $2 to support Healthy Acadia's Healthy Food for All programming. Thank you Jo's Diner and Pizzeria! 

Wed
18
Apr

FRANCES B. JOHNSON

Baring Plantation – Frances B. Johnson, 82, passed away on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at Down East Community Hospital in Machias.  Frances was born in Brighton, New York on June 24, 1935, daughter of Stanley and Grace (Neff) Burns.

Wed
18
Apr

Princeton News

Sandra Smith

 

Wed
25
Apr

WC Community Café & Meals on Wheels for May

All meals served with Wheat Bread and Dessert.

Tues., May 1, 2018; Baked Beans and Hot Dogs, Corn.

Wed., May 2, 2018; Turkey and Rice with Cheese Sauce, Corn and Black Beans.

Wed
25
Apr

Sarsaparilla Restoration Efforts Gain Steady Ground

By Lura Jackson

 

Wed
25
Apr

2nd Annual Sarah’s House Dinner to be Held May 12

By Kaileigh Deacon

 

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25
Apr

WaCo Volunteers Recognized

By Nancy Beal

 

Wed
25
Apr

Alley’s Bill for DCF Retirees Remains in Limbo

By Sarah Craighead 

Dedmon

 

Wed
25
Apr

Bike Swap at PES

Princeton Elementary School will be holding a Bike Swap on May 5, 2018. We are asking for donations of bikes, and helmets! If you have an extra bike lying around that you don’t use, or have grown out of, and you would like to donate please drop it off at the school between April 23-May 4.

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25
Apr

Calais Native Runs Boston Marathon

By Lura Jackson

 

Wed
25
Apr

Driver Arrested After Striking 9-Year-Old Cyclist

On Sunday, April 22, approximately 2:30 in the afternoon, deputies with the Washington County Sheriff's Office responded to Rim Rd. in East Machias to investigate a motor vehicle versus pedestrian crash.

Wed
25
Apr

Community Calendar

DURING APRIL: Poetry month celebration at Lincoln Memorial Library in Dennysville.

APRIL 24: Irish Songs from the Logging Camps of Maine by Sara Grey and Brian Miller at the Eastport Arts Center at 7 p.m.

Wed
25
Apr

All-Female Scottish Group to Debut in Calais

Calais Celtic Concerts will present FARA, from the Orkney Islands of Scotland, at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 2 Park St., Calais, Me, Thursday night May 3rd, at 7 p.m. US/ 8 p.m. Canadian time. Doors will open at 6 p.m. EST. Fara, an exciting all female fiddle/piano group, are on their first official US Tour, playing the East Coast in May.

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