Stories about Harrison

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Craft fair at Legion hall PARIS — A craft fair will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, at the American Legion hall, Church Street. To rent a table, call 743-7231. Church announces holiday fair PARIS — A holiday fair ...

Robert Heino

HARRISON — Robert Heino, 83, of Harrison, died Nov. 3, at his home, after a long illness. He was born May 25, 1929, in Waterford, son of Finnish immigrants, Kalle and Liisa Heino. He was very proud of his Finnish heritage and worked hard to help out his family. Robert was known by ma...

Vera E. Piippo

HEBRON — Vera E. Piippo, 99, died Friday, Oct. 26, at her home in Hebron. She was born in Harrison, April 28, 1913, the daughter of Daniel and Aino (Lehto) Piippo. Her family moved to East Hebron, where Vera attended the one-room Alder Grammar School. As a young girl, she and her six...

B. Celeste: God says homosexuality is a sin

Christians must vote “no” on Question 1 — to allow the state of Maine to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples. Christians should not be interested in my opinion but should, as followers of Christ, be extremely interested in what he has to say regarding homosexual b... 5

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Jean sale at Thrifty Gift Shop PARIS — A jean sale will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Oct. 26 and 27, at the Thrifty Gift Shop, 659 Park St., Route 26. There are more than 100 jeans, ranging in size from infant to adult. For more i...

W. Gallant: Making a positive difference

During the past six to seven years, I have watched Lisa Villa excel in her role as community volunteer, Harrison selectman and on numerous state and county committees. She has proven herself, time and again, to be a productive and trusted member of local government by welcoming ideas, opin...

Out for a bite

Two Harrison boys take advantage of a sunny afternoon and the freshly stocked Long Lake in Harrison late Tuesday afternoon. Jake Knapp, 13, with the fishing pole, and Thomas Anthony, 15, looking on, wait for a fish to bite.

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VFW holding BYOB dance HARRISON — The Harrison VFW Post on the Waterford Road will be having a BYOB dance on Saturday, Oct. 20, from 8 p.m. to midnight. Admission is $10 per person for 21 and over. The band will be The Road Kingz. Come in Halloween costume. Call Vick...

Ski, snowboard program holding sign-ups

HARRISON — Registration is currently being held for the Harrison Ski and Snowboard Program. All sign-ups are at the Harrison Community Room on Edes Falls Road. All levels are welcome, from beginners to advanced. Volunteer paperwork is also available; limited applications are being ac...

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Overset Pond, Mountain hike GREENWOOD — The Mahoosuc Land Trust fall hike around Overset Pond and over Overset Mountain is on Saturday, Oct. 20, at 9:30 a.m. The hike is a two-mile hiking loop, after a one mile-walk on a logging road. Transportation to the hik...