Chris Taylor, 2007 graduate of Calais High, loves basketball and he loves Calais; but he really loves combining the two! Here is a little background on Chris, his nonprofit idea, and how The Blue Devil Fund is giving back to the community.
The Eastport Arts Center will offer a painting class for adults with Cheri Walton from 9 am to 3 pm, Saturday, July 16. Participants will use water media, either watercolor or acrylic (a supplies list follows), to paint a still life arrangement. “You learn everything you need to know from still life,” says Walton.
The Downeast Lakes Land Trust (DLLT) is pleased to announce the acquisition of the 21,870 acre West Grand Lake Community Forest (WGLCF), completing an eight-year, $19.4 million campaign and fulfilling a 370,000 acre community-led conservation vision in the Downeast Lakes region.
First, thanks to Elizabeth for her time doing the column. It does require a major commitment. Also, I appreciate the other past writers Grace Hiland, April Free, Peta Brown, and Sharon Norman. I hope I can do as well as they have done.
United States Attorney Thomas E. Delahanty II announced that Roberto Lueje-Rodriguez, 29, of Miami, Florida pleaded guilty today in U.S. District Court of access device fraud and aggravated identity theft.
The University of Maine at Machias (UMM), University of Maine’s Food Recovery Network, Healthy Acadia, and the Community Caring Collaborative's Neighbor Group have joined forces to utilize the UMM campus garden space to help address local food insecurity.
Patsy Hanson and Ginny McKeil take a moment to look over their treasures at the big yard sale on Saturday in Charlotte. Other shoppers browse the books looking for a bargain. (Photo by Dorothy Johnson).