Thursday, December 22, 2016
Posted by admin
Reader's rate:
0
It seems an appropriate time of the year to recall the days when all candy was “local” and Calais was home to the famous candy maker Frank Beckett, Sr.  For well over one hundred years to the Beckett family the Christmas season was spent on the third floor of the Beckett building on Main... + continue reading
Thursday, December 15, 2016
Posted by admin
Reader's rate:
0
By Amy Jeanroy   For 27 years, listening to WQDY was synonymous with hearing the voice of Tom Mclaughlin, "The Firedog." With his retirement looming at the end of this week, looking back on his years at the station, it's been a career that was clearly more than a job.  As a news... + continue reading
Thursday, December 15, 2016
Posted by admin
Reader's rate:
0
By Kaileigh Deacon One of the many things that kids could do on Tuesday night was cookie decorating. With the help of Hussa Eagan and many other volunteers and teachers crafts like cookie decorating were enjoyable for everyone.   Last Tuesday evening the hallways of Calais Elementary... + continue reading
Thursday, December 15, 2016
Posted by admin
Reader's rate:
0
Dave McCullough   The 14th annual Memory Tree is Grand Lake Stream at the home of Linda Curtis. The Memorial Service was held on Saturday December 11, 2016. (Submitted by Dave McCullough). The 14th annual “Memory Tree” event was held on Saturday December 11th at the home of Linda Curtis... + continue reading
Thursday, December 8, 2016
Posted by admin
Reader's rate:
0
Pictured, from left to right, are Polly Burlock from Riverside Rebekah Lodge, Joan Kirk and Delores Landry, and the items donated, as well as a check for $80. (Submitted photo). Riverside Rebekah Lodge #140 recently collected items and money for Sarah’s House in Brewer, with the cooperation of... + continue reading

Featured Articles

Thursday, 22/12/16 - 0 comment(s)
It seems an appropriate time of the year to recall the days when all candy was “local” and Calais was home to the famous candy maker Frank Beckett, Sr.  For well over one hundred years to the Beckett family the Christmas season was spent on the third floor of the Beckett building on Main Street in Calais making its famed hard candies for... + continue reading
Thursday, 15/12/16 - 0 comment(s)
Dave McCullough   The 14th annual Memory Tree is Grand Lake Stream at the home of Linda Curtis. The Memorial Service was held on Saturday December 11, 2016. (Submitted by Dave McCullough). The 14th annual “Memory Tree” event was held on Saturday December 11th at the home of Linda Curtis on Water Street. More than 40 people were in... + continue reading

Top Stories

382
reads
2 today
Thursday, 03/11/16 - 0 comment(s)
Candidates were also asked to comment on the 5 Referendum questions. Their responses:    Larry Lockman I will be voting NO on all five of the citizen-initiated referendum questions on... + continue reading

Town News

96
reads
1 today
Thursday, 22/12/16 - 0 comment(s)
Laurie Pike piketaxcollector@gmail.com   Not much to report this week but I know everyone is busy completing last minute shopping and cooking for the holidays.  Merry Christmas to you... + continue reading

Local News

146
reads
11 today
Wednesday, 11/01/17 - 0 comment(s)
Date: Tuesday, December 6th at 7:00 p.m. at Eastport Arts Center 36 Washington St., Eastport. Ring in the New Year with Stage East! The theater group will kick off their revitalized 2017 season... + continue reading

Culture & Arts

6.918
reads
3 today
Thursday, 16/05/13 - 0 comment(s)
The Calais Middle/High School Spring Concert is always a slightly bittersweet event.  The performance showcases the greatest ability of our musicians, but this is also the last Calais concert... + continue reading

Sports

425
reads
3 today
Thursday, 10/11/16 - 0 comment(s)
Sumner Wins In 5-OT Thriller Over Woodland   At University of Maine at Machias the Sumner Tigers took on the Woodland Dragons in the Downeast Athletic Conference Championship Game.  The... + continue reading
Wed
11
Jan

Stage East Announces Auditions

Date: Tuesday, December 6th at 7:00 p.m. at Eastport Arts Center 36 Washington St., Eastport.

Subscribe to Front page feed