Stories about Norway

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Norway Historical Society presenting program

NORWAY — The Norway Historical Society will present its first public program of 2011 on Wednesday, May 18, at 7 p.m. Tom Denison, interim trustee, will speak about the history and activities of the Higgins-Crooker Charity Fund, a little-known local aid organization. Nineteenth...

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Family of four left homeless after fire

NORWAY — A Pikes Hill Road family of four was left homeless early Saturday morning when fire destroyed their more-than-100-year-old wooden house, Norway fire Chief Dennis Yates said. Christopher M. Buckley, his wife and their two children are being helped by the American Red Cross, w...

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First Universalist churches holding Easter services

PARIS — The First Universalist churches of Norway and West Paris will celebrate an Easter sunrise service at 5:30 a.m. on Sunday, April 24, at the top of Perham Road, West Paris. The short sunrise service will be followed by a simple Easter breakfast at the West Paris church, located on Mai...

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Christ Episcopal Church announces Holy Week services

NORWAY — Christ Episcopal Church offers several services during Holy Week and Easter. On Maundy Thursday, April 21 at 7 p.m., Jesus’ Last Supper and footwashing are observed. Holy Eucharist is celebrated followed by the removal of all decorations, done solemnly in the darkened ...

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Art show in Norway

Ellen O'Neill is the Western Maine Art Group's featured artist for the month of April, showing works at Norway Savings Bank, 261 Main St., Norway. Maine and all of New England are her principal interests whether inland lakes and mountains, farmlands, the coast or the people. She is especially dra...

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Second Congregational Church to observe holy week

NORWAY — Holy week at the Second Congregational Church, United Church of Christ will be observed with a variety of public events for children, youths and adults. On Sunday, April 17, worshippers at the 10 a.m. Palm Sunday service will be welcomed by the church school children, who will dis...

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Wanted: Artists for summer shows

PARIS – Exhibitors are being sought for the Moore Park Art Show scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 13. All artwork must be original. The annual show typically showcases a broad spectrum of art, including paintings, drawings, photography, wood, metal and glass sculpture, fine jewelry, handm...

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New baby sitters

A Safe Sitter® baby-sitting class was offered in February by Stephens Memorial Hospital of Norway. Graduates, from left in front, are Ashlei, Dalton and Baylee; back, Katelynn, Caitlyn, Sarah, Carol Welsh, RN, instructor, Shelby and Sandy Smith-Jewell, RN, instructor. The program provided han...

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Life Line screenings announced

NORWAY — Local residents can be screened to reduce their risk of having a stroke or bone fracture when the Second Congregational Church, 205 Main St., hosts Life Line Screening on Thursday, March 24. To schedule an appointment or for more information, call 1-800-697-9721 or visit ww...

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Author to share favorite look hikes

 NORWAY — On Wednesday, March 9, Hallowell author Jeff Romano will speak about his favorite hikes in western Maine at 7 p.m. at the Norway Library. A native New Englander, he has been hiking for more than 30 years.  Besides scaling New England's 100 highest peaks, he ...