April 2015

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Apr

2015 Smolt Bolt

The Downeast Salmon Federation (DSF) would like to invite you to their 3rd annual Smolt Bolt and Bloater Bash, May 9th at their East Machias Aquatic Research Center (EMARC). The race begins at the Downeast Sunrise Trail across from Dunkin’ Donuts in Machias, and follows the Trail to the finish line at EMARC.

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Apr

Wireless Partners Announces Pine Tree Development Zone Status And New Chief Financial Officer

 Wireless Partners progresses to bring 4G LTE cellular service to Washington and East Hancock Counties, Maine

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Apr

Out and About

By Dorothy Johnson

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Apr

A Story and a Recipe

By Dorothy Johnson

 

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Apr

GREG A. MONK

Codyville/Baileyville - Greg A Monk, 56, passed away peacefully at Narraguagus Bay Healthcare Facility on Tuesday April 21, 2015 after a long battle with cancer.  He was born in Fort Fairfield, Me on April 13, 1959, son of the late Lloyd & Thelma Monk.

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Apr

ELIZABETH M. TYLER

A memorial service for Elizabeth M. Tyler, who passed away January 24, 2015, will be held at 11:00 am Saturday, May 9, 2015 at Baring Cemetery.  Relatives and friends are invited to share conversation and refreshments at the Calais United Methodist Church immediately following the service.  

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Apr

Senior Programming a Growing Success Story

By Ruth Leubecker

Giving new meaning to volunteerism and creative thinking, programs for seniors are reaching new heights in Washington County. 

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Apr

Poet Captures the Mind with Figments

 

Poet Gerald George reads emphatically from Figments, a collection of eighty one-page poems that provide illuminating perspectives from unexpected sources. George gave a reading at the Calais Bookshop on April 25th. (Photo by Lura Jackson).

Wed
29
Apr

Woodcock Count Workshop

 Date: Tuesday, May 12th  Time: 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

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29
Apr

Maine Dept. of Inland Fisheries & Wildlife Announces Camp North Woods!

The Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife is pleased to announce an exciting new opportunity for youth in the outdoors…Camp North Woods!

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29
Apr

Troop J

This week Troop J responded to 124 calls for service. The following are noteworthy complaints:

4-20-15

Trooper Jacob Ferland arrested Brendon Bubar, 26, of Harrington for violating his conditions of release. Trooper Staci Carpenter assisted.

4-21-15

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Apr

Pembroke Historical Society

The NATIVE AMERICAN FLUTE: Rolfe Richter, Passamaquoddy Flute Maker & Musician

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Apr

Calais

Sharon Frost

454-3339

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Apr

Robbinston

Kathy Mekelburg

454-0654

I have not had a column in the paper for a few weeks because I have been sick with the flu that has been going around.  Get well wishes for those who have been hit with this bug.

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Apr

Princeton

Elizabeth Mitchell

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Apr

Alexander/Crawford History

By John Dudley & Cassie Oakes

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Apr

Alexander/Crawford

Cassie Oakes

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Apr

Grand Lake Stream

Dave McCullough

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Apr

Meddybemps

Linda Baniszeski

Happy Birthday to Terry Lord on May 4.

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29
Apr

Indian Township

 

Grade four collects the highest dollar amount for Jump Rope For Heart. (Photo by Robin Bouchard).

Donna Meader-York

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Apr

Community Café and Meals on Wheels for May

Fri, May 1st: Honey mustard chicken, roasted herb potato, green peas, wheat roll, dessert.

Mon, May 4th: Pork and apple with onion sauce, cranberry lentil rice, green beans and baby carrots, wheat roll, dessert.

Wed
29
Apr

Spring Cleanup Means Better Gardening

It’s mud season but there is still plenty to do in the garden. It’s time to do a little cleanup that will make your garden grow better the rest of the season. 

Wed
29
Apr

Home Gardeners’ Fair

Have you wanted to take advantage of growing your own food? Or perhaps you have specific questions about being more successful doing so? Then, the Home Gardners’ Fair is an event you will want to attend! The Home Gardners’ Fair will take place on Sunday, June 7 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Wed
29
Apr

Friends Group Holds Seed Planting Party

 The new Cooper Community Center Friends organization held its first event, a seed planting party, on Saturday, April 25th at the Center. 

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29
Apr

Spaghetti Supper to Benefit 18-Year Old in Need of Heart Transplant

By Lura Jackson

There will be a spaghetti supper and auction held on Thursday, May 7th from 4:30-to 6:30 pm at the Second Baptist Church to benefit David Curran, Jr., of Calais. David just turned 18 years old, and he is presently on the waiting list for a heart transplant.

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29
Apr

Calais Appoints New Recreation Director

By Kaileigh Deacon

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29
Apr

Add Protection to Your Curb Appeal

By Jessie Tompkins-Howards, Due East Real Estate

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29
Apr

Seasonal Plumbing Tips for Spring

By Ben Clark, A&E Plumbing II

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29
Apr

A Spring Cleaning Reminder

By Terri Smith, Eastern Maine Appliance

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29
Apr

Is Your Money Going Out the Window?

By Dan McDonald, Ever-Green Auto Glass, Door & Window LLC

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