Stories about Otisfield

Church hosts nursing home picnic

A nursing home picnic was held at the Otisfield Community Hall on Sept. 20 with music provided by Norman and Betty DeCoteau and Art Rogers. Residents were from the Country Village Inn in Casco, Market Square Health Center and Norway Rehabilitation and Living Center. Guest of honor, Marian Culbert...

G. Jones: Weak and ineffective

I must compliment Sun Journal readers who submit so many good letters (most of them, anyway) and also compliment the Sun Journal for those printed. I wish the editors could select columns from some other source besides the Washington Post. There was a letter Oct. 19 by Frank Koris that I w... 1

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Girl Scout bean supper PARIS — Girl Scout Troop 554 will hold a bean supper from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, at the VFW Hall. The menu includes beans, hot dogs, cole slaw, corn bread and dessert. The cost for adults is $5. Children 10 and under are $...

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Pie sale benefits Legion BUCKFIELD — A pie sale will be held at 9 a.m. Friday, Oct. 26, at Northeast Bank, Depot Street. Proceeds will benefit American Legion Auxiliary Post 58. Norway Halloween Fest NORWAY — Halloween is coming t...

Church to hold roadway clean-up

OTISFIELD — The Spurrs Corner Church will hold its second annual Otisfield roadways clean-up day Sunday, Oct. 28. All area residents are invited to meet at 8 a.m. at the church at 1005 State Route 121 for a light breakfast. Work teams will be organized and assigned a section of town ...

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Indoor walking program BRIDGTON — Stay active and fit through the difficult weather by attending Step Into Fitness Indoor Walking Program at Lake Region High School. The Bridgton Community Center will offer this important program in cooperation with Lake Regio...

'Pipe Dreams' film to be shown Oct. 24

OTISFIELD — On Wednesday, Oct. 24, at 7 p.m. in the Otisfield Town Hall on Route 121, the Otisfield Conservation Committee will be showing "Pipe Dreams," a 45-minute documentary film about Canadian tar sand oils by Leslie Iwerks, narrated by Darryl Hannah. A 17-minute Ted talk by Garth Lenz...

Otisfield tower suit about following ordinance, organizer says

OTISFIELD — Friends of Scribner Hill organizer John Poto said Thursday that if a contract has been signed for a commercial telecommunications tower, townspeople should be made aware of the terms. “This is not a tower issue per se, more importantly it is an issue of town officia...

Oxford County arrest log

PARIS — The following arrests were logged at the Oxford County Jail: * Martin D. Lore, 27, of Rumford, Oct. 16, failure to pay fines, Rumford Police Department. * Tia M. Wright, 26, of Otisfield, Oct. 16, failure to appear, Oxford County Sheriff's Office.

Otisfield society showcasing oldest homes

The home of Ann Johnstone off Bishop Road may be one of the oldest houses in Otisfield. Bishop Road is off Oak Hill Road in the southwestern section of town.