2020 Cardillo Scholarship recipients announced

ELLSWORTH – The Maine Community Foundation has announced $12,510 in awards from the Daniel Cardillo Charitable Fund, which supports young people pursuing their artistic, academic,…

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Bethel’s Masked Moose helps spread the word about staying healthy, open

BETHEL — The town has launched the Masked Moose Campaign — based on the idea that the community has excelled with following guidelines to “Keep…

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Hiking two of New England’s hundred highest peaks, in Maine

PHOTO: White Cap Mountain (Mahoosuc Land Trust photo) By Garret Carver TPI Graphic Designer Over the weekend of Sept. 5 and 6, my father and…

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Longtime Franklin Savings employee Gagne promoted to assistant VP

RUMFORD – Franklin Savings Bank has promoted longtime River Valley loan officer, Leanne Gagne, to assistant vice president. Gagne is an experienced residential and installment…

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Good Karma Cafe sponsoring 5K Sept. 27 for Dee-Dee Palmer scholarship fund

MEXICO — Glenn Gordon, co-owner of the Good Karma Cafe and Health Foods, was the guest speaker at a recent meeting of the River Valley…

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4-H partnering with Maine schools for outdoor learning this year

ORONO — University of Maine Cooperative Extension’s 4-H Learning Centers will play a role in the education plans of kindergarten through grade 12 schools in…

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Franklin Savings Bank donates to school district meal programs

FARMINGTON — Schools all over the state have seen an increased need for meal services throughout the summer for students and their families. This demand…

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Central, western, midcoast Maine students named to St. Lawrence dean’s list

CANTON, N.Y. — Students from central, western and midcoast Maine have been selected for inclusion on St. Lawrence University’s dean’s list for academic achievement during…

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THE AMATEUR WORD NERD: The pontiff — bringing things together

By Barbara McAlister Word of the Day: Pontiff “Pontiff” is an interesting word that came to be the title of powerful priests and eventually the…

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Central, midcoast Maine students named to Union College dean’s list

SCHENECTADY, N.Y. — Students from Turner Publishing’s circulation area have been named to the dean’s list at Union College. Comprised annually, the Union College dean’s…

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