Category Archives: Lisbon Ledger

Scene from the Litchfield Fair

Sheridan Doyle of Winthrop uses his small engine in one of four sections of the Woodsman competition at the Litchfield Fair on Sept. 8. Log rolling and ax throwing are also part of the contest. (Bill Van Tassel photo)

First Sabattus Legion Post 135 breakfast of the season is Oct. 7

SABATTUS — The American Legion Harry J. Conway Post 135 will hold its first monthly public Community Breakfast of the season Sunday, Oct. 7.
The breakfast will be from 7:30 to 10 a.m., at the post building, 40 Island Road.

Sabattus Rec group runs continue through fall, winter

SABATTUS — As the summer winds down, and some running programs follow suit, the Sabattus Rec Club Running Program will continue its weekly Wednesday night group runs through the fall and winter.
The weekly run/walk meets at Mixer’s parking lot on Sabattus Road, and heads out at 6 p.m. Anyone of any age/ability is welcome to join in and get some exercise.

Lisbon Scouts learn about fishing, and catch a few

LISBON — The Bear Den of Lisbon Cub Scout Pack 109 started the new year off on Sept. 1 by traveling to No Name Pond in Sabattus and learning how to fish.
Veteran and new Scouts alike learned about Maine’s fishing regulations as well as local regulations.

PAID POLITICAL AD: It’s time for a state senator who puts Mainers first

My name is Matt Stone, and if you’re a resident of Maine State Senate District 14, I’m running to be your state senator.

Lisbon seeks to shine a new light on football

LISBON FALL — Ask 11 year-old Dylan Bailey what he looks forward to the most when it comes to playing high school football in the future, and he’ll tell you “Friday night games under the lights.”

Grand opening at Mike’s Runway Diner is Sept. 13

AUBURN — The L-A Metro Chamber is inviting the public to attend a ribbon-cutting ceremony and grand opening celebration for Mike’s Runway Diner, from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. at 80 Airport Drive (Auburn-Lewiston Municipal Airport, main terminal).

Applewald Farm keyed in to Maine’s shop local movement

LITCHFIELD — Tom Fair from Applewald Farm has seen the times change or the better for his small family-run operation. Over the years, the customer base has grown, with more people seeking out fresh local produce.
“Many young couples and families have moved in, and they are really excited to have a local place to buy fresh food,” he explained.

Percy’s Hardware in Maine adds U-Haul affiliation

LITCHFIELD — U-Haul Company of Maine, Inc. is pleased to announce that Percy’s Hardware Company has signed on as a U-Haul neighborhood dealer to serve the Litchfield community.

DNA testing for genealogy is Lisbon Historical Society topic Sept. 12

LISBON FALLS — The Lisbon Historical Society on Wednesday, Sept. 12, will present a talk by member Kathy Clavette, who has extensive training and experience in DNA testing as it relates to genealogy.