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Ditzler Library changes hours NEW SHARON — The Jim Ditzler Memorial Library has new hours starting the week of March 9 to serve the needs of the community. The library will be open from 3 to 7 p.m. on Tuesdays and Wednesdays and from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Thurs...

CVA scholarship fundraiser: Event, auction, raffle with $10,000 prize

CARRABASSETT VALLEY — On Saturday, Feb. 22, Carrabassett Valley Academy will hold its annual CVA Scholarship Fundraiser (previously known as the Big Raffle and Auction) at the Sugarloaf Inn from 6 to 9 p.m. This event, which features a raffle as well as a live and silent auction, is ...

Ski Museum of Maine to hold Ski Heritage Classic Benefit

CARRABASSETT VALLEY — On Saturday, Feb. 15, the Ski Museum of Maine will hold its seventh annual Ski Heritage Classic Benefit at Sugarloaf Mountain. This event showcases Maine's rich ski history and features photos, memorabilia and historic equipment that has been acquired, in large part, t...

Kingfield woman goes off the road in Carrabassett Valley accident

CARRABASSETT VALLEY — A Kingfield woman received minor injuries Sunday night after her vehicle went off Route 27 and hit trees. Ashley Wiencek, 25, was driving a 2007 Nissan Frontier south at approximately 11:30 p.m. when she failed to negotiate a curve near the Outdoor Center and he...

New England Blind & Visually Impaired Festival to be held at Sugarloaf

CARRABASSETT VALLEY — Twenty-five blind and visually-impaired skiers will join more than 80 volunteers Feb. 9 to 13 at the third annual New England Blind & Visually Impaired Festival at Sugarloaf Ski Resort. It is hosted by Maine Adaptive Sports & Recreation of Newry, the sta...

Well Done: Students honored for achievements

NEW LONDON, Conn. — The following local students have achieved dean's honors, a recognition for students who have earned a grade point average of at least 3.65, or dean's high honors, a recognition for students who have earned a grade point average of at least 3.77, for the 2013 fall semest...

Special Olympics at Sugarloaf starts with snow, cold and wind

CARRABASSETT VALLEY — The 32nd annual Special Olympics Maine Winter Games opened Monday at Sugarloaf where crisp winds and blowing snow greeted the nearly 1,000 athletes and volunteers. "Energy, enthusiasm, everything is on track," Lisa Bird, public relations worker for Special Olymp...

Special Olympics Winter Games start Sunday at Sugarloaf

CARRABASSETT VALLEY — Special Olympics Maine will send nearly 500 athletes to Sugarloaf USA for the 45th annual Special Olympics Maine Winter Games on Sunday. Events start with one of Maine's largest community suppers. Residents of Carrabassett Valley and surrounding areas will ...

Daughters of the American Revolution name Good Citizen at Mt. Abram High School

SALEM TWP — Mt. Abram High School has announced that this year’s Daughters of the American Revolution Good Citizen is Thomas Faraday, son of Michael and Madelyn Faraday of Carrabassett Valley. The DAR Good Citizen Program is sponsored by the National Society Daughters of the Am...