Entries by Mary Grow

Vassalboro residents ready for June 4 town meeting

by Mary Grow Vassalboro voters are scheduled to assemble at the Vassalboro Community School at 6:30 p.m. Monday, June, 4, for their annual town meeting, at which they will elect budget committee members, authorize spending for the 2018-19 fiscal year and settle policy questions. The meeting continues on June 12 with a two-question local ballot […]

Vassalboro board of appeals gives farm stand go ahead

by Mary Grow Vassalboro Board of Appeals members unanimously granted Parker Denico the variance from shoreland requirements that should let him open a farm stand in North Vassalboro. Raymond Breton’s lot on which Denico has permission to put the stand does not extend far enough east from Outlet Stream to let Denico set the temporary […]

CHINA: Thurston Park committee to sponsor photo contest

by Mary Grow China’s Thurston Park Committee is sponsoring a photo contest, with winning pictures to be turned into a 2019 calendar featuring “photos that best illustrate the beauty, history, and character of China’s amazing recreational destination.” All pictures entered must be taken in the park in northeastern China. Photographers are welcome to submit pictures […]

Dennis Heath named new China town manager

by Mary Grow China selectmen have chosen as the new town manager Dennis Heath, an Oklahoman who will be moving to China. Heath is expected to start appearing at the town office late in May, for a month’s training before current Town Manager Daniel L’Heureux retires June 30. Selectmen made the announcement at the end […]

Vassalboro Senior Services Fair set for May 23

by Mary Grow Vassalboro’s second senior services fair is scheduled for noon to 4 p.m. Wednesday, May 23, in St. Bridget’s Center, the new community meeting space in the former Catholic church at 864 Main Street in North Vassalboro. Sponsored by FAVOR (Friends Advocating for Vassalboro’s Older Residents), the fair will take advantage of the […]