January 2016

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Thu
28
Jan

PES Second Quarter Honor Roll

GRADE THREE 

(Mr. Hikel)

HONORS

Emma Bailey

Evan Borden

Evan Cook

Jayshawn Monk

Lee Phelps

Kelton Stegman

Thu
28
Jan

Cooper

Thu
28
Jan

WCCC Students Work to Restore Campus Pond

A small pond on the Washington County Community College is enjoying an ecological revitalization as a result of the efforts of students from the field natural history class.

Thu
28
Jan

Eastport Police Department Announces Telecare Program

Eastport Police Department has partnered with Telecare, a free daily call reassurance program offered to area elderly residents living alone.

Thu
28
Jan

Councillor Abby Pond Announces She Will Run for Mayor

Councillor Abby Pond has launched St Stephen’s 2016 municipal race with her announcement as a candidate for Mayor in the May election.

Thu
28
Jan

CES PTO - Caught Being Good Club

The Calais Elementary PTO has asked CES faculty and staff to submit names of students they have "Caught Being Good". Once a week, the PTO will award students with a certificate to recognize that they were caught in a random act of kindness towards others.

Thu
28
Jan

Ten Chosen for 2016 Voluntary Road Tolls

By Jayna Smith

Thu
28
Jan

Fire at St. Croix Tissue

By Jayna Smith

A fire at St. Croix Tissue was called in early last Friday morning.  According to Baileyville Fire Chief John McPhee, the call was received at 4:30 a.m.

Thu
28
Jan

Saint Croix Island’s Summer Teacher Fellowship

Many classroom teachers dream about becoming a park ranger. Acadia National Park’s Teacher Fellowship is helping make those dreams come true.

Thu
28
Jan

Property Committee Considers Dam Report

By Amy Jeanroy

Last Thursday, the Calais property committee met to discuss the draft report on Nash’s Lake dam that was presented to them from Maine State Dam Inspector, Tony Fletcher. 

Thu
28
Jan

Baileyville Town Council

By Danielle Smith

The Baileyville Town Council Meeting was called to order Monday, January 25 at 5:30 p.m. The approval of four warrants was first on the agenda. 

Thu
28
Jan

Finance Committee Reviews Budget at 6 Month Mark

By Amy Jeanroy

“The budget is in good shape” Jim Porter, City Manager states as the committee reviewed the first 6 months of the city’s budget for 2016. 

Thu
28
Jan

Economic & Community Development Committee Discusses Dark Fiber

By Amy Jeanroy

The Economic & Community Development Committee had two items on the agenda. The first was dark fiber in Calais. There was a speaker from Pioneer Broadband to share what is happening in Calais right now. 

Thu
28
Jan

How Well-Being Checks Are Handled Locally

By Jayna Smith

Thu
28
Jan

St. Croix Apartments Loses HUD Contract, Owner Calls It A Conspiracy

By Amy Jeanroy

Thu
28
Jan

Meddybemps

Linda Baniszeski

Happy Burthday wishes to Justin McCoubrey - February 1, and seasonal residents Amy Rothberg Salamon on the 2nd, and Harold Hansen, the 3rd.  

Thu
28
Jan

Princeton

Elizabeth Mitchell

Thu
28
Jan

Alexander/Crawford History

By John Dudley 

& Cassie Oakes

Did you know the history of that yellow house about opposite Mr. Ed’s Blueberry shed, known by many as Zela Cousins’ place?  This residence at 1886 Airline Road is now occupied by her grandson Ed Powers.

Thu
28
Jan

60 Year Bronze Star

 

 

Left to right: RB Weibley J. Dean II, PDDGM, Wor. Bro. Harold L. Silverman, PM, Wor. Bro. W. Thomas Parks, Master. David G. Beckett, PDDGM.

Thu
28
Jan

Masons Support Scouting

 

Left to right: Wor. Bro. Marc J. Barnard, Past Master, Wor. Bro. W. Thomas Parks, Master, Ray Smale, Scout Leader.

 

Thu
28
Jan

Allagash Tails and Tales, by Tim Caverly

Date: Monday, January 25th

Time:  6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Location: Grand Lake Stream School Building

Thu
28
Jan

Work Continues on 2016 Relay For Life

The Relay For Life of St. Croix Valley reminds local cancer-fighters that it’s time to start forming teams for this year’s event. Anyone is welcome for the first Planning Committee meeting of the year, which will be held at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 2, 2016 at Calais Elementary School.

Thu
28
Jan

Area Students Named to Dean’s List at Univ. of New England

Eastport: Halie Harris, 

Madeleine Seeley

 

Princeton: Brittani Roussel

Thu
28
Jan

Students Named to Dean’s List at Thomas College

Area students were named to the Dean’s List at Thomas College in Waterville, Maine for the fall term: Baileyville: Scott Boies; Bancroft: Kenneth Kozlowski; Bangor: Blaine Guido; Prentiss Twp: Domonic Pacelli. 

Thu
28
Jan

Grand Lake Stream

Dave McCullough

Thu
28
Jan

Out and About

By Dorothy Johnson

Thu
28
Jan

Calais

Sharon Frost

454-3339

January 31st has been named National Handwriting Day.

Groundhog Day is on Feb. 2nd.

Thu
28
Jan

Free MedlinePlus Workshop Set for January 30

 Cherryfield.  The Cherryfield Free Public Library will host a MedlinePlus tutorial session from 11am-noon on Saturday, January 30 in th

Thu
28
Jan

Alexander/Crawford

Cassie Oakes

As the old saying goes “No News is Good News”. Not so true when you are trying to write a column. If you have any family celebrations, trips or accomplishments of your loved ones you would like to share my contact information is at the end of the column.

Thu
28
Jan

Alexander School

Cassie Oakes

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