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Speaking for China Lake: the lake’s perspective

COMMUNITY COMMENTARY by Scott Pierz President, China Lake Association At the China Lake Association (CLA) mid-winter meeting held February 16, 2017, CLA board members voiced concern over the town’s placement of several warrant articles at the upcoming open March town meeting. These particular warrant articles are designed to seek approval of a series of proposed […]

Dustin Crawford receives MPA principal’s award

Dustin Crawford, son of Marlene Crawford, of Anson, and William Crawford, of Hartland, a senior at Carrabec High School, has been selected to receive the 2017 Principal’s Award, according to Principal Timothy Richards. The award, sponsored by the Maine Principals’ Association, is given in recognition of a high school senior’s academic achievement, citizenship and leadership. […]

Local students named to dean’s list at Stonehill College

The following local students were named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at Stoneham College, in Easton, Massachusetts. Justin Davis, class of 2019, of Palermo. Marissa Jordan, class of 2017, of Whitefield . Colleen O’Donnell, class of 2018, of Waterville. Margaret Priest, class of 2017, of Augusta. Jacob Smith, class of 2018, of […]

New books at Albion library

The following new books are now available at the Albion Public Library: New books about Benedict Arnold’s capture of Fort Ticonderoga, on Lake Champlain, and his trip up the Kennebec River, to Québec City. Benedict Arnold’s Navy, by James Nelson; Voices from a Wilderness Expedition, by Stephen Darley. Through a Howling Wilderness, by Thomas Desjardin. […]

Project Learning Tree workshops at China school

China School’s Forest will be hosting two Project Learning Tree Workshops for adults in April. Each workshop will feature hands-on activities and lesson ideas for kids ages K-8. Both workshops will begin with a short introduction to Project Learning Tree and then we will head out into the forest for interactive sessions with trained facilitators. […]

Obituaries, Week of March 23, 2017

JEANNE L. VANCE OAKLAND––Jeanne Lunette Vance, born April 4, 1924, died Wednesday, February 1, 2017. Jeanne was born and raised in Massachusetts, living most of her youth in Natick. She loved to walk in the fields near her home, picking blueberries and walking among the dragon flies and butterflies. She would pat bumblebees in late […]