Stories about New Vineyard


Well done

BOSTON, Mass. — Janet Beardsley of Minot and Joyce Kyllonen of Poland have graduated from the University of Massachusetts Boston this spring. WORCESTER, Mass. — The following students have been named to the dean's list for the spring 2012 ...


Invasive plant identification and control workshop planned for New Vineyard

NEW VINEYARD —  The Maine Forest Service in cooperation with the Franklin County Soil and Water Conservation District will hold an invasive plant identification and control workshop from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. Friday, Sept. 21, at the Forster Ricardo Farm, 261 Miller Road. UKV chapter of S...


New Vineyard Library Association to receive grants for library addition

BANGOR — USDA Rural Development has selected the New Vineyard Library Association to receive two grants totaling $27,600. The association will use the funds to construct an addition onto the existing library, as well as install a new septic system and a new well, and address ADA acce...


Well done - Area graduates listed

NORTHFIELD, Vt. — Devin P. Robbins of Monmouth recently graduated from Norwich University with a Bachelor of Arts in social sciences/criminal justice. Robbins was on the dean’s list all four years he attended Norwich, and graduated magna cum laude. He was also ...


Well done

POTSDAM, N.Y. — The following students will attend Clarkson University in Potsdam, N.Y., as members of the Class of 2016: Aimee Giffune of Turner, a graduate of Leavitt Area High School. Giffune will be majoring in chemical engineering. Caleb Verrill of Poland, a graduate of S...


Association continues to bring in money to expand library

NEW VINEYARD — Library trustees received more good news this week as they continued their pursuit to build a larger library and add running water and a new septic system. The U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development program awarded the library expansion $27,600 to help offset...


New Vineyard voters reject recall, conduct ordinances

NEW VINEYARD — Voters on Thursday evening rejected proposals for two ordinances that would provide stricter standards of behavior for municipal officers and for their recall.


New Vineyard to discuss recall, conduct ordinances

NEW VINEYARD — Voters will have the opportunity Thursday night to approve or reject two ordinance proposals. Petitioners at the 6 p.m. meeting at Smith Hall will ask residents to adopt a code-of-conduct ordinance and a recall-of-elected-officials ordinance. Jon and Alyce Cavan...



Library Day at blueberry farm WILTON — The annual "Library Day" will be held at the Wilton Blueberry Farm on Saturday, Aug. 4. The proceeds of all sales of blueberries on that day will be contributed to the Wilton Free Public Library. "The crop arrived ...


Today's agenda

Franklin NEW VINEYARD: Selectmen, 6 p.m., Town Office Oxford Hills CASCO: Open Space Commission, 7 p.m., Casco Community Center River Valley PERU: Selectmen, 6 p.m., Town Office