March 2013

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Thu
28
Mar

Baileyville

Dorothy Johnson

 

Thu
21
Mar

Pope Francis

Pope Francis, the first pontiff of the New World, has been highly acclaimed as a “man of the people.” He has rejected many of the frills of the papacy as he makes his distinction of being a man of humility.

Thu
21
Mar

What’s For Lunch?

By Kaileigh Deacon

 

The St. Croix Regional Technical Center at Calais High School is offering lunch every Wednesday in their Culinary Arts Classroom. 

Thu
21
Mar

New England East-West Highway

By Michael Dougherty

 

Thu
21
Mar

Group Meets at WCCC to Stop East-West Corridor

By Kaileigh Deacon

 

Thu
21
Mar

Collaboration Brings Cultural Concert to Calais

By Kaileigh Deacon

 

On Saturday night at the Congregational Church in Calais, the CDRC and Calais in Motion hosted the Woodwind Quintet of the Passamaquoddy Bay Symphony Orchestra.

Thu
21
Mar

Baileyville Election Scheduled For March 25th

By Gwen Clark

 

Thu
21
Mar

New Fiction Books and DVDs at Calais Free Library

Deadly Virtues by 

Jo Bannister

The versatile Bannister has crafted yet another stunning, paranoia-doused psychological suspense novel guaranteed to keep readers glued to their seats.” —Library Journal 

Breaking point by C. J. Box

Thu
21
Mar

Community Calendar

MARCH 20: Diabetic Education and Support Group at 6:00 p.m. at CRH Health Services Building “Old Facility.”  FMI contact Shelly at 454-7608.

Thu
21
Mar

State Cheering Championships At Bangor

Mackenzie Campbell, Shawna Monk & Laurel McGaw. (Photo by John Rogers).

 

Thu
21
Mar

Woodland Rec. Dept. News & Notes

WOMEN’S VOLLEYBALL LEAGUE: the annual and very popular Woman’s Volleyball league has started its matches, 4 regular season games will START on Mon. March 25 at 6:30 pm at the Woodland High School Gym.  F.M.I.  contact the Woodland Rec. Dept. at 427-6205, or recreation@baileyville.org, or on Facebook.

Thu
21
Mar

Downeast Credit Union Area Senior Travel Team

Game Results at Bates College & CMCC

Game 1:

Morse33 65

Downeast Credit Union Baileyville18 44

Top Scorers: Toby Tomah 17 points; Damon Lincoln 10

Game 2: 

Vinalhaven/North Haven28 46

D.C.U. Baileyville42 72

Top Scorers: Toby Tomah 19, Damon Lincoln 15, Scott Boies 11

Game 3:

Thu
21
Mar

Baileyville Library Reading Program Growing

By Gwen Clark

 

Thu
21
Mar

To the Editor

To The Editor:

Recently I visited Calais High School with the intention of getting the staff and students interested in participating in our first Bay of Fundy International Marathon.

Thu
21
Mar

Blueberry, Asparagus Plant Sale to Benefit Master Gardener Volunteers Program

Highbush blueberry plants and asparagus crowns for spring planting are being sold by University of Maine Cooperative Extension to benefit the statewide Master Gardener Volunteers program.

Thu
28
Mar

Cooper

Arline Flood

454-3347


I have no complaints about the weather this bright sunny morning. The driveway is bare and muddy right now but that’s better than ice and snow.

Thu
28
Mar

Beckett Center News

Monday started with some going bowling at the Spednic Club, while the others stayed back and played bingo. In the afternoon we headed to WCCC for basketball practice and skill drills. They played a hard fought 5-on-5 game.

Thu
28
Mar

Calais

Sharon Frost

454-3339

 

Easter blessings to all my readers.

I’m sure you’ve all noticed “When I Grow Up” in the Bangor paper last week. Amazing, the imagination they have as kindergarten and first and second graders. Their drawings just warmed my heart. Their keen little minds are so precious.

Thu
28
Mar

Robbinston

Kathy Mekelburg

454-0654

 

Thu
28
Mar

Grand Lake Stream

Dave McCullough

 

Many thanks to all the folks that supported another great snowmobile season at the West Grand Snowmobile Club clubhouse.  The food was 5 stars, the companionship outstanding and now that the season has closed we can look forward to another great season in 2014! Thanks to all!

Thu
28
Mar

Brookstone Fund Books and Other New Developments Come to the Lincoln Memorial Library in Dennysville

Abbie Downes, children’s librarian at Dennysville’s Lincoln Memorial Library, shares stories from the 100 new children’s books provided by the Brownstone Book Fund, with listeners.

Thu
28
Mar

St. Croix International Quilters

Members of the Saint Croix International Quilters with a portion of the 264 Anti-Ouch Pouches stitched for Saint Joseph’s Hospital in Bangor. (Photo credit: Bonnie Hunter).

Thu
28
Mar

Calais Lioness News

The March meeting for the Calais Lioness was held on the 6th at the Calais Motor Inn. We had a great turnout for a cool evening with 23 members and guests, Kristy Elsemore, Rita Lally, Georgie Kendall and Mary Elizabeth McAdams. 

Thu
21
Mar

Calais District Court

Cody R. Adams of New Sharon, ME. Minor consuming liquor. Dismissed.

Karen Lynn Bartlett of Pembroke, ME. Operate while license suspended or revoked, prior. Jury trial.

Samuel C. Bell of Calais, ME. Operating under the influence. Dismissed.

Jamie A. Black of Robbinston, ME. Minor consuming liquor. Fine $200.

Thu
21
Mar

Weekly Report Washington County Sheriff’s Office

The Sheriff’s Office has recently responded to an increased number of incidents involving potential suicide.  If you, or someone you know, would like to talk to anyone during a time of great emotional stress, the number for the crisis helpline is 1-888-568-1112.

Thu
21
Mar

Woodland Rec. Dept. Activity Calendar

THURS. MARCH 21

6:00 pm: “ZUMBA”; AGES 13 & UP; WES GYM

FRI. MARCH 22

3:30 pm: ELEM. WRESTLING, GR. 2 / 8, WHS GYM

SAT. MARCH 24

ALL DAY: 2013 DOWN EAST CREDIT UNION GR. 8 & DOWN GIRLS BB TOURNAMENT; WHS GYM

SUN. MARCH 24

Thu
21
Mar

Calais Fire-EMS

By Kaileigh Deacon

 

The Calais Fire-EMS is a well established group of people that are known in the community and by job description help the community. But what do these dedicated men and women really do?

Thu
21
Mar

Calais Planning Board Approves Jehovah Witness Hall

By Gwen Clark

 

Thu
21
Mar

Clarence P. White III, Receives MPA Principal’s Award

Baileyville – Clarence (Clay) White, son of Clarence and Julie White of Brookton Township and a senior at Woodland Jr/Sr High School, has been selected to receive the 2013 Principal’s Award, Principal Patricia Metta announced today.

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