Stories about Hartford


Rev. John Lilek to present program on spirit communications

HARTFORD — Pinpoint of Light Spiritualist Center will hold a workshop, "Spirit Communications - Dreams and Symbols" with Rev. John Lilek, at 12:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 9, at 1190 Main St. Participants will learn to identify symbols given by spirit in dreams and in healing and message wo...



Dance with Jones Dance Band PARIS — A dance with music by the Jones Dance Band will be held from 7 to 10 p.m. Saturdays, Feb. 1, 8, 15 and 22, at the American Legion Hall, 12 Church St. Cost is $5. Hartford Church clothing center hours


Maine's education boss sees Lewiston's Montello school's new plans

LEWISTON — At Montello Elementary School on Thursday morning, the lesson was multiplication in Jessie Hartford's fifth-grade class. Some students worked in teams. Others, including Paige Gagnon and Julia Svor, played card games or “multiplication war,” which reinforced th...


Hartford selectmen remind resident of sand policy

HARTFORD — Selectmen reminded residents this week that they are allowed to take one bucket of sand per household per storm from the town sand shed. Chairman Lee Holman told the board at Thursday night's meeting that some residents are violating the rule. She also said there was a rep...


Hartford-Sumner Elementary School honor roll

SUMNER — The first-trimester honors list for Hartford-Sumner Elementary School has been announced. Fifth grade High honors: Siana Jacobs, Maxwell White. Honors: Kylie Carrier, Olivia Darling, Brianna Gammon, Gavin Jack,...


Hartford Road Committee schedules two meetings

HARTFORD — The Road Committee will hold two meetings this month to discuss certain projects, selectmen were told at their meeting Thursday night. The five-member committee will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 7, to review plans for Mahoney, Sam Annis and Howard roads. On Jan. 21, it wil...



Improv group performs Jan. 3 RUMFORD — Room for Improv-ment, the Mountain Valley High School improvisation group, will perform at 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 3, in Muskie Auditorium. During improvisation, actors perform without preparation with often hilarious results.


Sand and salt issue discussed at Hartford meeting

HARTFORD — Principal suppliers for winter sand and salt joined in a free discussion over the condition of the sand Thursday night at the regular selectman meeting. Board of Selectman Chairman Lee Holman said she asked the suppliers to be present as the board was not sure the tow...


Pinpoint of Light lists winter schedule

HARTFORD — Pinpoint of Light Spiritualist Center will hold the following events. Dec. 8, 1:30 p.m. with Rev. John and Greta Lilek. Greta's program will be on "Discover The Sacred Feminine." Private readings with John will be available after the service. He recommends bringing a recor...



Historical Society Christmas party PARIS — The Paris Cape Historical Society will hold a Christmas party at the home of Cynthia Immonen, 43 Mountain View Drive, South Paris, on Thursday, Dec. 5. This will be a potluck supper with entertainment to follow. Bring...