Stories about Jay

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Upcoming events at Spruce Mountain High School

JAY — Spruce Mountain High School has announced the following weekly events happening the week of March 29-April 5. Spring sports will begin for all high school athletes. Baseball, softball, track and girls and boys tennis begin practice on Monday, March 31. Central Maine Comm...

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RSU 73 board adopts $18.6 million proposed budget

LIVERMORE FALLS — The RSU 73 board Thursday approved the warrant for the district-wide budget vote, adult education costs and whether to keep open a portion of the former Livermore Falls High School. They also approved the warrant for a referendum to be held in each member town on th...

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Well done - Students honored

MEDFORD, Mass. — Ben Armstrong, a graduate of Edward Little High School, was placed on the dean's list for the fall 2013 term at Tufts University School of Engineering. He is a junior studying mechanical engineering and will be working for Sensata Technologies, a sen...

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Jay board accepts bid for apartment building

JAY — Russell Dyer of Strong told selectpersons Monday that he plans to fix up the four-unit apartment building the town foreclosed on for back taxes. He bid $500 for the property at 409 Old Jay Hill Road. After hearing his plans for it, the board voted to accept his bid. The ...

12:00am Livermore Falls Advertiser

The Price is Right show entertains at Spruce Mountain Middle School

JAY — The Spruce Mountain Middle School gym was filled with a crowd of people hoping to get called to "Come on Down!" for the Price is Right show last Saturday. Host for the evening Jeff Parsons from the 97.9 Q-Morning Show kept people entertained all evening. Later in the evening, h...

12:00am Livermore Falls Advertiser

A taste of winter at Maine Maple Sunday

JAY/LIVERMORE — Maine Maple Sunday had a different feel to it this year, what with the cold weather and the lack of sap running. “Last year was probably the best maple syrup season we've had in the last five years,” observed Gunnar Higgins as he tended the boiling sap at ...

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Jay trims proposed spending plan

JAY — Selectpersons and the Budget Committee reduced the proposed $6.2 million budget for 2014-15 to $5.57 million Monday. It's $490,336.93 less than the current $6 million budget. The town departments and most associated expenses were reviewed Monday. Prior to Tuesday&...

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Franklin County arrest log

FARMINGTON — The following arrests were recently filed at Franklin County Detention Center: * Jonathan A. Loveitt, 34, Steep Falls, driving under the influence, March 21, no bail listed as of March 24, by Franklin County Sheriff's Department. * Shane C. Dunn, 23, Farmington, d...

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Jay voters approve $300,000 for Verso revaluation

JAY — Residents voted Monday to transfer $300,000 from undesignated funds to do a revaluation of the Verso Paper Corp. mill. The company has asked the town to abate $459 million in valuation from the company’s real estate and personal property at the Androscoggin Mill on Riley ...

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Franklin County arrest log

FARMINGTON — The following arrests were recently logged at Franklin County Detention Center: Joshua A. Kelley,  32, Phillips, domestic violence assault, March 19, no bail listed as of March 21, Maine State Police. Jeffrey L. Danforth Jr., 44, Sumner, warrant, unpaid fines...