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West Paris food pantry WEST PARIS — The Neighborhood Niche Food Pantry will be open from 1 to 3 p.m. Tuesday, March 18, at West Paris Baptist Church, 15 Church St. The pantry is open the first and third Tuesday of each month. West Paris residents are invited t...

Lovell passes $1.1 million at town meeting

LOVELL — Voters approved a $1.1 million municipal budget and re-elected Selectman Steve Goldsmith and SAD 72 Director Robert Steller at the annual town meeting Saturday. A total of 62 voters in the Town Hall acted on the 90-article warrant in about two hours. They passed a $1.17 mill...

Telstar high school students to explore careers

BETHEL — Juniors at Telstar Regional High School will spend a week in March learning about careers by job shadowing. Career Week, March 17-21, benefits students in a number of ways, Dean of Students Charlie Raymond said. Students can discover what they do or don't want to pursue afte...

Gardner 'Pat' Norton

AUBURN — Gardner “Pat” Norton, 77, of Bridgton, husband of Eleanor (Stone) Norton, died at the Androscoggin Hospice House on Wednesday, Jan. 15. He was born in Lovell on Aug. 2, 1936, the son of Leewood and Lavina (Woodsome) Norton, and was educated in Lovell schools, gra...

Well done: Students honored for achievements

ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Kristen Lavallee of Lisbon has enrolled in Rochester Institute of Technology's National Technical Institute for the Deaf, the nation's first and largest technological college for deaf and hard-of-hearing students. She is a graduate of Model Secondar...

Oxford County Democrats met Sept. 8

BETHEL — The Oxford County Democrats held their Sept. 8 meeting at the Crescent Park School beginning with a potluck supper and social time. Cathy Newell, chair of the committee, welcomed attendees from Rumford, Mexico, Dixfield, Bethel, Greenwood, Norway, Paris, Woodstock and Oxford...

Golden opportunity: Lovell woman gets lights shining on childhood cancer

LOVELL — A local woman has convinced Gov. Paul LePage to "Go Gold" in September and help support children battling cancer and their families. Cancer is detected in nearly 15,000 children every year, according to the American Cancer Fund for Children and Kids Cancer Connection. More c...

Commercial building under construction in Lovell

LOVELL — A new commercial building is rising at the site of one of the community's most cherished buildings that burned last winter.  The site of the 1838 Stearns, Hall & Walker Building on Main Street, once considered the hub of village life, was sold in June to John Smith ...

Man pleads guilty in December vehicle theft spree

PARIS — A Mechanic Falls man pleaded guilty to multiple counts of theft, as well as arson and criminal mischief in Oxford County Superior Court on Tuesday. The charges stem from a one-night spree of automobile thefts around the Fryeburg area in December.  Derek James Foster...

Barbershop chorus takes show on the road

OXFORD — Members of the Mollyockett Chorus entertained over 300 people with the close harmony of barbershop style music July 12 and 13 with two shows at the Sawyer Memorial and one at the Denmark Arts Center. The 18-member, all-female vocal group presented “The Ockett Family Pl...