Stories about Jay


Quilting-Crafting Fundraiser benefits Relay for Life

JAY — Do you have unfinished quilting or craft projects stuffed in a box somewhere? If you had one uninterrupted day could you get so much done? The Relentless Relatives Relay for Life Team will hold a Quilting-Crafting Fundraiser on Saturday, April 5, at Jay Niles Memorial Library, ...



Gold LEAF kick-off postponed FARMINGTON — The Gold LEAF Senior College spring kick-off event that was scheduled for March 12 has been postponed because of the snow to March 20. The kick-off will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. at the University of Maine at Farmington studen...


Jay board tables action on bid for property until it hears from Strong bidder

JAY — Selectpersons voted Monday to table action on a bid for a tax-acquired property until they know what the bidder's plans are for it. The board received one bid for a four-unit apartment building at 409 Old Jay Hill Road in a second-round of advertising. It was from Russell Dyer ...

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Celebrating patriotism through our youth

JAY — Frank L. Mitchell Post 3335 in Jay honored their top three competitors in both the Voice of Democracy, open to students in grades 9 -12, and the Patriot's Pen essay contest for students in grades 6 – 8. The theme for the Patriot’s Pen competition was “What Patriotism...

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Come on down to 'The Price is Right!'

JAY — For an evening of fun, games, and relief from the winter blues, look no further than "The Price is Right" at the Spruce Mountain Middle School gym March 22. The doors open at 4:30 p.m., and the show starts at 6.

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Maine Maple Sunday returning to local sap houses

JAY — Maine Maple Sunday returns to Maple Valley Farms in Jay from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.  March 23. So far this season, the sap run has been brought nearly to a standstill because of unseasonably cold weather, said Maple Valley Farm owner Tony Couture. “It's froze u...


Jay voters to be asked to transfer $300,000 for paper mill revaluation

JAY — Selectpersons voted Monday to hold a special town meeting March 24 to see if voters will transfer $300,000 from the undesignated fund to an account to do a revaluation of Verso Paper Corp.’s paper mill. The last revaluation of the mill was done 17 years ago by ValPoint of...


Three buildings in Jay vandalized with spray paint

JAY — Police are investigating spray paint found on two houses and a garage on Main, Maple and Pine streets in the Chisholm section of town. Officer Russell Adams responded to a report of paint discovered on a building on Maple Street on Sunday morning, Detective Richard Caton IV sai...


Joint sewer committee being established in Livermore Falls, Jay

LIVERMORE FALLS — A joint sewer committee is being established to look at the agreement that outlines cost-sharing and billing between two towns that use the Livermore Falls Wastewater Treatment Plant. Livermore Falls Selectmen Bill Demaray and Louise Chabot and Town Manager Kristal ...


Tri Town Seniors meet, plan upcoming activities

JAY — The Tri Town Seniors met at St. Rose Parish Hall on March 3, with 20 members and one guest present. After the opening ceremonies, President Fernande Doiron announced two members were on the sick list and get-well cards are to be sent. Members celebrating birthdays in Mar...