Pike named VP, commercial loan officer at Franklin Savings Bank

FARMINGTON — Franklin Savings Bank has promoted RaeAnn Pike to vice president and commercial loan officer. Pike joined the commercial lending team in 2017 and…

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Carrabassett Valley Library winter hours set

CARRABASSETT VALLEY — The Carrabassett Valley Public Library winter hours begin Tuesday, Dec. 18. Hours through the winter are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday…

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Miss Farmington Fair, Miss Congeniality, Miss New Vineyard, Miss Pine Tree and other "Misses" kept warm on this float with the help of different species of Teddy Bears. (Bill Van Tassel photo)

Bright smiles on cold day in Chester Greenwood Day parade

The chilly day didn’t keep Miss Farmington Fair, Miss Congeniality, Miss New Vineyard, Miss Pine Tree and other “misses” from smiling on their float, accompanied…

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A team of EMTs led by Rod Cohen guide the North Star Ambulance Service Dec. 1 at the Chester Greenwood Parade in Farmington. (Bill Van Tassel photo)

Mrs. Claus gets a ride in Farmington

A team of EMTs led by Rod Cohen guide the North Star Ambulance Service Dec. 1 at the Chester Greenwood Parade in Farmington. (Bill Van…

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Free Knights of Columbus supper is Dec. 14 in Jay

JAY — The Knights of Columbus will hold a free public supper Friday, Dec 14, at its new location — the St. Rose Parish Hall…

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In celebration of Franklin Savings Bank 150 anniversary, nonprofits in the communities FSB serves received a total of $150,000 in winnings. Winners in the Rangeley Lakes and Oquossoc area were presented awards by Leeanna Wilbur, of Franklin Savings Bank. Winners included, from left, Jeanne Thorvaldsen with Rangeley Health and Fitness, David Miller with Rangeley Lakes Heritage Trust, Ray Roy treasurer, Gary Langille, president, and Elaine Holcombe, secretary, of Rangeley Region Guides and Sportsmens Assn.; Janet Wilson, of Rangeley Public Library. (Submitted photo)

Franklin Savings Bank presents Rangeley area nonprofit grants

In celebration of Franklin Savings Bank 150 anniversary, nonprofits in the communities FSB serves received a total of $150,000 in winnings. Winners in the Rangeley…

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The Snow Day float from Mallet School was the winner in Farmington's Chester Greenwood Day parade. (Submitted photo)

Chester Greenwood Days winners announced

FARMINGTON — The winners have been announced in this year’s 42nd annual Chester Greenwood Day celebration. The theme of this year’s event, held on Dec….

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The Franklin Memorial Hospital remembrance tree benefits the hospital auxiliary. From left, auxiliary members Vickie Robbins and Shannon Smith. (Submitted photo)

Franklin Memorial Hospital Remembrance Tree is up

FARMINGTON — The Franklin Memorial Hospital Auxiliary is once again having a Remembrance Tree, with tree decorations that can be bought “in memory of” or…

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Elizabeth Peavey

Peavey will talk about memoir writing Dec. 20

CARRABASSETT VALLEY — Maine Author Elizabeth Peavey will talk about her memoir Thursday, Dec. 20, beginning at 4 p.m. at the Carrabassett Valley Public Library…

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Dolly Aldrich and Phil Curtis. (Submitted photo)

Honeymooners share their Reny’s Maine adventure

By Jodi Cornelio CEO, Turner Publishing Phil Curtis, 80, and Dolly Aldrich, 71, lifelong friends, were married recently. As a honeymoon adventure, they chose to…

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