Stories about New Vineyard

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...

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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 ...

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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

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Red Claws clinic to visit area FARMINGTON — The Maine Red Claws third annual summer clinic series will continue next week with stops in Farmington, Thomaston and Auburn before concluding the summer schedule in Lisbon Falls. The 90-minute free clinics will be l...

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Franklin NEW VINEYARD: Selectmen, 6 p.m., Town Office Oxford Hills BETHEL: Conservation Commission, 4:30 p.m., Town Office CASCO: Open Space Commission, 7 p.m., Casco Community Center CASCO: Zoning Board of Appeals, 7 p.m., Casco Community Center NEWRY: S...

Well done - Area college graduates

MANCHESTER, N.H. — Saint Anselm College celebrated its 119th commencement exercises on May 19. Local graduates include the following students. Richard J. Barrett of Auburn, an economics major. Benjamin O. Hartnett of Auburn, an international b...

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Clearwater meeting is July 22 INDUSTRY — The Clearwater Lake Improvement Association will hold its annual meeting on Sunday, July 22, at the Industry Town Hall. The meeting will start at noon with a potluck dinner. All members and interested persons are urged ...

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ITHACA, N.Y. — Amanda Martin, daughter of Jeanne and Dan Martin of Lewiston, has been named to the dean’s list with a 4.0 average for the spring semester at Cornell University. A 2009 graduate of Lewiston High School, Martin is majoring in theate...

Man accused in kidnapping case pleads to lesser charges

FARMINGTON — A man accused of holding a woman at gunpoint during a drug deal last year pleaded guilty to lesser charges Wednesday in Franklin County Superior Court. Shane Webber, 25, of New Vineyard, was initially indicted on kidnapping, criminal threatening with a dangerous weapon a... 2

Motorcycle ride to honor Wayne Fletcher

NEW VINEYARD — The second annual Wayne’s Ride and Barbecue is scheduled for Saturday, June 9, in honor of Wayne A. Fletcher, killed in a motorcycle accident near the Big Apple store in Wilton on June 12, 2010. According to Wayne’s brother, Nick Fletcher, who is organizing...