Bolster Mills UMC hosting services for three churches on Facebook live

HARRISON — Bolsters Mills United Methodist Church building is currently closed for gathered worship but isn’t letting COVID-19 stop the community from worshipping together, joining…

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TREE TALK: Pondering the coronavirus outbreak

By Robert Fogg I write this month’s Tree Talk article from my home, as I am self-quarantining for 14 days due to traveling on planes…

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Central, western Maine communities, organizations awarded bicentennial grants

AUGUSTA — The Maine Bicentennial Commission has awarded its second round of Bicentennial Community Grants, disbursing a total of $432,290 among 133 applicants. The grants…

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Hiram forest fire presentation is now Oct. 24

HIRAM — The presentation on forest fires at the Hiram Historical Society, originally scheduled for March, will now be at 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 24….

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Raymond Village Church will not present Holy Week Godspell, cancels live worship

Raymond Village Church will not present “Songs and Scenes from Godspell” during Sunday worship as previously reported. Guidance from Gov. Mills, the Maine Centers for…

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Raymond Village Community Church to continue ‘Godspell’ series

RAYMOND — Even as we are all being quite rightly told to “social distance,” Raymond village Community Church, 27 Main St., believes that it is…

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Forest Fire Protection Commission presentation in Hiram March 28

HIRAM — The Northeastern Forest Fire Protection Compact for joint cooperation in Maine and beyond was initiated after the disastrous wildfires in 1947. Why haven’t…

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Songs, scenes from ‘Godspell’ featured through Easter at Raymond Village Community Church

RAYMOND — In an effort to make Lent and Easter more accessible, meaningful and memorable for everyone, the Raymond Village Community Church, 27 Main St.,…

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A three-generation snowmobile trip to Jackman

By Bill Preis Bridgton Easy Riders My son and I have been riding snowmobiles since January 1987, and over the years have taken many father…

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Songs and scenes from “Godspell?” performed in Raymond through April 12

RAYMOND — “Prepare Ye The Way of the Lord:” Songs and scenes from the musical “Godspell,” will be held at 10 a.m. Sundays, March 8…

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