Stories about Bridgton

New group forms to help area dogs

NORWAY — The newly-formed United for Dogs group met March 27 at the Norway Town Office. Shirley Boyce, president of Responsible Pet Care, welcomed almost 20 dog lovers interested in helping with dogs housed at RPC. People attended from the immediate area towns, along with Buckfield, Bridgto...

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Bridgton Rec baseball trip BRIDGTON — Bridgton and Sebago Recreation Departments are offering a trip to Hadlock Field in Portland to see the Portland Sea Dogs take on the Harrisburg Senators on Thursday, June 21. The bus will depart Bridgton Old Town Hall at 4 p.m. a...

Oxford County Special Olympics holds winter games

Cory Hutchins of Oxford Hills Comprehensive High School proudly shows off his medals earned in snowshoe events.

Charette joins Norway Savings Bank

NORWAY — Norway Savings Bank announced that Kristen Charette recently accepted the position of assistant vice president, Bridgton branch manager. Charette came to Norway Savings Bank with three years of bank management experience as well as 12 years in real estate sales. In he...

Loon Echo Land Trust to mark 25th anniversary

CASCO/BRIDGTON — Join Loon Echo Land Trust for a busy Earth Day filled with 25th anniversary celebratory events. From Hacker’s Hill to Bald Pate Mountain, Loon Echo will celebrate its silver anniversary in style. The fun will begin at 12:30 a.m. Sunday, April 22, with a Lyrids ...

Ice Out winner named at Bridgton Community Center

The winner of the Bridgton Community Center’s Ice Out was drawn on April 2 by Fryeburg Academy junior Kachina Price, at right. The winner of the $400 prize is Morgan Fielding of Dallas, Pa. Fielding is a regular summer visitor to Bridgton. Pictured with Price is Ken Murphy, BCC president.

Activities are announced for Sexual Assault Awareness Month

WESTERN MAINE — April is Sexual Assault Awareness month, and Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Services has scheduled activities to honor survivors of sexual assault and to educate their community. Androscoggin County Sexual Assault Response Services is k...

Free clinic for women to take place April 9

BRIDGTON — The Birthwise Community Clinic is announcing a Free Well Woman Clinic that is open to the public for women of all ages. The Free Well Woman Clinic will be hosted by Birthwise Community Clinic at the satellite location at Birth Roots in Portland from 9 a.m. to noon Monday, ...

Volunteers sought for Bridgton pond erosion project

BRIDGTON — The Woods Pond Water Quality Committee is looking for volunteers for a survey of Woods Pond later this month. Local residents are welcome to take a short class at the Lakes Environmental Association office in Bridgton before setting off to look for possible erosion sites a...

Local schools, libraries get Loon Echo funding

BRIDGTON — Loon Echo Land Trust has announced the three local schools and three libraries that are the recipients of its 2012 Environmental Educational Grant Program. This year the organization funded six programs with the Bridgton, Casco and Raymond public libraries, as well as the ...