Stories about Jay


Share Shack opens for Jay residents

JAY — The Transfer Station started accepting items Tuesday for a Share Shack for Jay residents. The town has been considering setting up a place to share good items instead of throwing them away or recycling them at the Transfer Station for a while, selectperson Board Chairman Steve ...

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Benefit for Jay father and son

JAY – There will be a spaghetti supper and dance on March 15, 2014 at the AMVETS in Jay to benefit Brian Dalot and his son, Carson. Brian is recovering from open heart surgery and Carson was hospitalized for two months following a cardiac arrest. Carson is 20 months old. His grandmot...


Jay board votes to allow customers to use credit cards

JAY — Selectpersons voted 3-2 Monday to go with AndroPay, a service offered by Androscoggin Bank that allows taxpayers to use credit cards to pay for town services. Board Vice Chairman Justin Merrill and Tim DeMillo opposed the move, while Chairman Steve McCourt, Selectmen Pearl Cook...


Mailboxes vandalized in Jay

JAY — Police are investigating vandalism to five mailboxes on Franklin Road/Route 133 and Lomie Rivers Road either late Saturday or early Sunday. Damage is estimated at more than $200, Jay police Detective Richard Caton IV said Monday. Most of the mailboxes were ripped off the...


Maine Students named to president’s, dean's lists at Southern New Hampshire University

Manchester, N.H.  — The following students  achieved academic recognition for the fall 2013 semester at Southern New Hampshire University. President’s list Auburn: Jason Melanson, Bachelor of Arts in general studies.


Saint Joseph's College Maine dean's list

STANDISH — The following local residents were named to the dean's list at Saint Joseph's College Maine for the fall semester. Andover: Izaak Mills Auburn: James Philbrook Avon: Aaron Jalbert Bowdoin:


Spruce Mountain Adult and Community Education announces classes

JAY — RSU 73 Spruce Mountain Adult and Community Education is offering many classes in home improvement, fitness, computer and enrichment during the month of February. To register, telephone 897-6384. Getting More Food from Your Garden offered by the University Maine Cooperative Exte...


Colonial Daughters present Good Citizen Award at Spruce Mountain

JAY — At a Spruce Mountain High School assembly held on Feb. 4, Colonial Daughters Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution of Farmington presented the DAR Good Citizen Award to Ian Jewett, son of Eric and Barbara Jewett of Livermore Falls. Presenting the award were Chapter Regen...


Verso files application with Jay for abatement of 2013 property taxes

JAY — Verso Androscoggin LLC filed an application for a 2013 abatement of property taxes on Tuesday. The request asks the town to abate $469 million in valuation from the company's real estate and personal property at the Androscoggin Mill. The company said the paper mill and its pro...


Jay woman goes through traffic light, strikes another vehicle in Farmington

FARMINGTON — A Jay woman was injured after her car went through a stop light and hit another another vehicle in front of Hannaford supermarket on Wilton Road on Wednesday. Taylor Rand, 21, complained of chest pain and was transported to Franklin Memorial Hospital by NorthStar ambulan...