Stories about Casco

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 ...

Lewiston, Casco students to perform with Southern Maine Symphony Orchestra

GORHAM — The Southern Maine Symphony Orchestra, a University of Southern Maine School of Music ensemble under the direction of faculty member Robert Lehmann, will feature winners of the 2011-12 USM School of Music Concerto/Aria Competition at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 28, at Gorham Middle Scho...

Old Fashioned Farm Days to take place in Casco

Casco Old Fashioned Farm Days will take place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 14, at Watkins Flat on Route 302, across from Watkins Farm near the Naples town line. The rain date will be April 15. Visitors may see and even take part in how farming was done by ancestors when Casco was young. ...

Historical Society speaker to discuss dowsing

RAYMOND — The Raymond-Casco Historical Society will present “Dowsing,” with Wayne Holmquist as the speaker, at 6:30 p.m. Monday, April 9, at the Raymond Public Safety Building. Holmquist, of Raymond, will explain the ancient art of dowsing and how it is used to find lost ...

Maurice E. Robbins

NORWAY — Maurice E. Robbins, 79, of Harrison, died April 4, at Stephens Memorial Hospital. Maurice was born June 20, 1932, in his family’s home on Bell Hill in Ostisfield. Maurice was a Registered Maine Guide and loved to teach his family to hunt and fish. He was ...

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Mediator training AUGUSTA — The Attorney General's Consumer Protection Division is recruiting new volunteer consumer complaint mediators for its spring class beginning Monday, April 2. Volunteers will mediate consumer complaints over the phone or by mail, in t...

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Rolerson — Lake

Marcy Rolerson and Dan Lake CASCO — Marcy Rolerson and Dan Lake of Boston are announcing their engagement. The future bride is the daughter of Mark and Celine Rolerson of Casco. She is a graduate of Lake Region High School, Colby College and Suffolk University Law Schoo...

Seedlings to be historical society topic

The Raymond Casco Historical Society will host Carol Drew at 6:30 p.m. Monday, March 12, at the Raymond Public Safety building on Route 302 in Raymond. Drew is the owner of Watkins Flowers and Greenhouse on 791 Roosevelt Trail in Casco. She will speak about starting seedlings and how to plant the...

Casco Farmers Market accepting applications

CASCO — The Casco Farmers’ Market, a seasonal, open-air forum, will be open every Thursday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. starting May 24 through Sept. 20. The market is in front of the Casco Library on the Casco Village green, 940 Meadow Road (Route 121). Vendor registration is underwa...