Western Mountains Baptist Church carol, hymn event is Dec. 22

NEW PORTLAND — The Western Mountains Baptist Church is hosting an evening of singing Christmas carols and old hymns at 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 22….

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Film, storyteller, artist’s reception scheduled for Carrabassett Valley Public Library

CARRABASSETT VALLEY — Carrabassett Public Library has some special events sheduled for the rest of the month. The library will feature a movie featuring Kris…

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OTIS staff members complete Certified Teller Specialist Training

JAY — Six OTIS Federal Credit Union staff members recently graduated from Certified Teller Specialist Training in Portland and Bangor, receiving Certified Teller Specialist Certifications….

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Angel Tree to benefit school lunch programs in six districts

JAY — OTIS Federal Credit Union kicked off a new initiative Nov. 29 aimed at combating hunger locally. A Christmas tree is displayed in the…

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Jay seeking Boston Post Cane recipient

JAY — The town is accepting nominations for a Boston Post Cane recipient. Nominees must be born before 1922 and have been a resident of…

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Chester Greenwood Day parade, gingerbread winners announced

FARMINGTON — The community came out in force to celebrate Chester Greenwood Day Saturday, Dec. 7, and winners have been announced in many categories. The…

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PHOTO CREDIT: The Sugarloaf Climb for a Cure, which raises money for three cancer charities, is Dec. 28. (Sugarloaf Charity Summit Facebook photo)

Sugarloaf Climb for a Cure is Dec. 27

FARMINGTON — This year’s 20th annual Sugarloaf Charity Summit kicks off with the Climb for a Cure on Friday, Dec. 27. For a suggested donation…

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Post-secondary scholarships offered to adult learners in Franklin County

Adult learners from Franklin County returning to school for post-secondary education are eligible to apply for the Hugh and Elizabeth Montgomery Scholarship. Preference is given…

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New website highlights Maine High Peaks Initiative

FARMINGTON — Business and development leaders throughout Franklin County have joined forces to promote the region under the banner “Maine High Peaks,” with a newly…

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Scouts seek photos, memorabilia to celebrate Camp Bomazeen 75th anniversary

BELGRADE — Camp Bomazeen- the Scout camp on Great Pond, will celebrate its 75th anniversary in 2020. In 1945, Camp Bomazeen opened to provide an…

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