Stories about Livermore


Glenda M. Richards

LIVERMORE — Glenda M. Richards, 77, of Livermore, died unexpectedly, Tuesday, June 12, at her beloved home in Livermore. She was born May 31, 1935, in Farmington, daughter of Howard F. and Ruth Mae (Gilman) Ledger. She attended local schools, graduating from Wilton Academy.


Treat Memorial Library to kick off summer reading

LIVERMORE FALLS —   Since this is an election year, the 2012 Summer Reading Program is “Vote for Books!” Participants will be involved in choosing candidates (award-winning books), campaigning for their favorite and electing a winner. This year there is a separate sess...


Three new officers elected in Livermore

LIVERMORE — Voters chose two new selectpersons and a new treasurer Tuesday. Megan Dion was chosen with 202 votes for a three-year term on the Board of Selectpersons. Challengers Rodney Newman received 145 votes and Selectperson Grace Jacques received 101. Voters elected Peter ...


Spruce Mountain Boys State delegates

The Dirigo Boys State delegates for 2012 have been named. At right, delegates from Spruce Mountain North in Jay are Alexander Hartford, left, and Devon Autrey. Above, delegates from Spruce Mountain South in Livermore Falls are, from left, Joshua Wilcox, Dakota Halliday, Nathan Hamblin and Caleb B...


RSU 73 budget vote failing with two of three towns reporting

LIVERMORE FALLS — With Jay and Livermore reporting results on RSU 73 proposed $18.8 million budget late Tuesday, the budget was failing 524-594. Livermore voters rejected the proposal by a 196-253 vote. Jay residents also rejected the proposal in a vote of 328-341. Live...


Budget panel’s recommendations prevailing

LIVERMORE — Townspeople voted Wednesday to remove the state-funded veterans property tax reimbursement from a list of accounts to lower the tax commitment. The estimated $1,750 reimbursement from the state was voted to be dedicated to the cost  of a survey of the town’s Me...


Livermore voters select two new selectpersons, a new treasurer

LIVERMORE — Voters chose new selectpersons and a new treasurer in Tuesday's election. Residents elected Megan Dion with 202 votes to serve a three-year term on the Board of Selectpersons. Rodney Newman received 145 votes and incumbent Selectperson Grace Jacques received 101. V...


Wrong budget amount in Livermore story

LIVERMORE — The Budget Committee is proposing a $1.22 million spending plan that voters will consider at 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 13, at the Livermore Elementary Schoo...


Most races in Livermore contested

LIVERMORE — Voters will have to make choices when they head to the polls on Tuesday, June 12. The polls will be open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the Fire Station. There are two contested races for the Board of Selectpersons. Selectperson Chairwoman Grace Jacques is being c...


Voters to consider $1.25 million municipal budget, ordinances

LIVERMORE – Voters will be asked to consider a proposed $1.25 million municipal budget Wednesday at the annual town meeting. The Budget Committee is proposing a budget of nearly $1.22 million. The meeting is at 7 p.m. on June 13 at the Livermore Elementary School. Residents wi...