Stories about Livermore Falls

Prolonged winter great for snow bunnies

This snow bunny at 50 Depot St. in Livermore Falls could just stick around until Easter on April 20 in this prolonged winter of below-freezing temperatures.

Franklin County arrest log

FARMINGTON — The following arrests were recently logged at Franklin County Detention Center: * Matthew Dumais, 28, Lewiston, driving under the influence, failure to stop for an officer, March 24, no bail listed, Franklin County Sheriff's Department. * Sandra M. Agren, 40, Stro...

High bidder upset with bid process in Livermore Falls

LIVERMORE FALLS — A local man is upset that the property he had bid $6,500 on was given to a selectman for $1,000 earlier this month. Paul Boucher said he had spent about 45 minutes in the building with the town's custodian before he placed the $6,500 bid on the town-foreclosed prope... 2

Norlands to offer live-in experience on April 25, 26

LIVERMORE — Unplug from the 21st century and return to a simpler time at Maine’s oldest living history farm in Livermore. Spend 24 hours as part of a farm family in the year 1870. Experience an overnight introduction to the activities of sustainable rural living in both historical and...

Roof walkers

Zachary Webber, left, and his brother, Michael, of their family's business, Mike's LawnCare of Livermore Falls, shovel snow off the roof of the Livermore Falls Fire Station on Wednesday morning.

Patrick D. Riordan

FORT MYERS, Fla. — Patrick David Riordan, 78, of Cape Coral, Fla., died Friday, March 21, at Hope Hospice in Fort Myers, Fla. He was born in Livermore Falls on April 2, 1935, to George and Serena Riordan. He relocated to Florida in 1991, and for many years continued spending summers ...

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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 ...

Above the tree tops

A helicopter above the tree tops Tuesday in Livermore Falls works on power lines off Diamond Road and Route 133 to pull a lead line as part of Central Maine Power Co.'s $1.4 billion Maine Power Reliability Program, CMP spokeswoman Gail Rice said. The company is upgrading its transmission system, ...

Petition required for Livermore Falls park issue

LIVERMORE FALLS — Selectmen said a petition needs is needed to get an article on the June ballot asking voters if they want to change the name of the Geneva Hodgkins Memorial Park back to Union Park. On behalf of veterans, Palmer Hebert of Livermore Falls proposed an article for the ... 1

Children welcome spring in frigid weather

RSU 73 prekindergarten teacher Kayla Brown, second from left, marches with her students and Livermore Falls Head Start students shaking homemade noisemakers Monday to welcome spring while walking around the RSU 73 Cedar Street Learning Center in Livermore Falls. The parade was postponed from Thur...