Stories about Mexico

Mexico police log

MEXICO — The Police Department received 42 complaints over the past week.

A Christmas tree in Mexico

A fir tree across from Veterans Bridge on Main Street in Mexico is draped in lights and topped with a wooden star.

Ready to plow

Three plow trucks parked behind the Mexico Town Office were prepared to begin plowing Main Street on Friday evening following another storm that left the roads full of slush.

Region 9 offers holiday gift idea

MEXICO — Graphic arts students at Region 9 have created a 2013 calendar and are offering it for sale at $15. The color calendar features photos of each of the Region 9 programs and enrolled students. The proceeds will go towards senior scholarships for Region 9 students. To purchase ...

A snowman, minus the snow

Despite this week's storm, a Main Street resident in Mexico decided to forgo the new snow and build a snowman out of paper, plastic, a ribbon and a tie.


Trail Blazers monthly meeting MEXICO — The Mexico Trail Blazers will hold their monthly meeting at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 19, downstairs at the Town Hall. All are welcome to attend. The Think Snow dance will be held Jan. 19 at the Eagles Hall in Rumford. Dance...

Mexico police log

MEXICO – A Rumford man was driving north on Veterans Bridge in Mexico Monday evening when his truck and another vehicle collided on River Road.

Wintry mess keeps River Valley road crews, police busy

RUMFORD — Since Sunday evening, local public works and state transportation crews have been trying to keep up with the first big storm of the season. It hasn't been easy, because above-freezing temperatures created slippery, sloppy conditions. Late Tuesday morning, drivers hea...

Mexico resident spreads Christmas cheer

Mexico resident Rollie Bousquet arranged his Christmas decorations along the wall he built at his home on Bridge Street. He rigged them to light up after the sun goes down and said employees at Dick's Restaurant across the street enjoyed watching him create the holiday scene.


Kids' pageant, Dec. 24 service MEXICO — At the 10 a.m. worship service on Sunday, Dec. 23, the Sunday School children of the Mexico Congregational Church, United Church of Christ (the "Green Church"), will present a Christmas pageant during the Family Message time. T...