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Memorial Day Festivities 2022

Memorial Day Festivities South China Memorial Day Ceremony Mon., May 30, 11 a.m. Veterans Memorial Park American Legion Post 179 Ceremony only, NO PARADE China Village China Village Memorial Day ceremony will be held at 10 a.m. Meet at the Causeway Rd. FMI: Contact Mary Lockhart at 968-2717. Town of Fairfield Memorial Day parade canceled […]

Taste of Waterville: Save the Date

Mid-Maine Chamber of Commerce’s 30th annual Taste of Waterville is planned for Wednesday, August 3, from noon to 11 a.m., at the Head of Falls, off Front St., in downtown Waterville. This year’s format will feature cultural foods, vendor booths and demonstrations focused on the ethnic diversity of the area. Taste of Waterville will be […]

Memorial Day: Let us never forget our solemn pledge

by Joseph Reagan On Memorial Day, 1945, the war in Europe had ended but the fighting in the Pacific continued, Lt. Gen. Lucian Truscott voiced remarks at the Sicily-Rome American Cemetery at Nettuno, Italy. Turning his back on the assembled VIP’s he faced the rows upon rows of headstones and apologized to the 20,000 fallen […]

Area residents named to University of New England dean’s list

The following students have been named to the dean’s list for the 2021 fall semester at the University of New England, in Biddeford. Dean’s list students have attained a grade point average of 3.3 or better out of a possible 4.0 at the end of the semester. Olivia McPherson, of Albion; Valerie Capeless, Zinaida Gregor, […]

OBITUARIES for Thursday, May 26, 2022

PATRICIA MacDONALD WATERVILLE – Patricia (Harlow) MacDonald, 85, passed away Friday, April 29, 2022. She was the daughter of Phillip and Alma Harlow. She met Richard, her husband of 62-years, while attending Springfield College, in Springfield, Massachusetts. Patricia and Richard had three children, Rick, Barb and Doug, who were raised in Maryland and Waterville. They […]