Stories about Otisfield

Well done - Students honored for achievements

BRISTOL, R.I. — The following local residents are among those to be named to the Roger Williams University dean's list for the fall 2013 semester. Alexandra Landry of Wales, majoring in accounting Jacob Weeks of New Gloucester, majoring in gl...

Otisfield board awaits report on erosion control work

OTISFIELD — The Board of Selectmen hopes to nail down costs for the proposed Cobb Hill Road erosion control project at its next meeting. “It's difficult. We want to get something to town meeting this year but we need to provide an idea of the costs (to voters)," selectmen Chair...

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Library holding trivia contest PARIS — Paris Public Library is holding a Presidents' Day trivia contest for all ages. Trivia questions can be picked up at the library or printed from the library's Facebook page (find the link at www.paris.lib.me.us). Sheets mu...

Otisfield panel hosting meeting on Senior Companion Program

OTISFIELD — Area residents interested in helping their elderly homebound neighbors stay independent are invited to a meeting at 10 a.m. Feb. 6 at the Town Office Annex. The Otisfield Social Outreach Committee is hosting a presentation on the University of Maine's Cooperative Extensio...

Colby-Sawyer College dean's list

NEW LONDON, N.H. — The following local Colby-Sawyer College have been recognized for outstanding academic achievement during the 2013 fall semester. To qualify for the dean's list, students must achieve a grade-point average of 3.50 or higher on a 4.0 scale while carrying a minimum of 12 cr...

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Otisfield is another town to see sand and salt pile depletion

OTISFIELD — For many towns in Maine, sand has been in short supply with all of this year's treacherous weather. Otisfield has felt the same freezing sting of sand quickly running out during a winter that feels like it will never end. Sand and salt is made available for the people of ...

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Otisfield one step closer to fixing Cobb Hill Road

OTISFIELD — Selectman Rick Micklon confirmed that he has recently spoken to engineer Ross Cudlitz about the current condition of Cobb Hill Road. He informed the rest of the selectboard about an update at their recent meeting. For the past month, Cudlitz has been working with the town...

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Food pantry in East Otisfield OTISFIELD — The Food Pantry will be open from 1 to 5 p.m. Friday, Jan. 24, at East Otisfield Free Baptist Church, Rayville Road. The pantry is open on the fourth Friday of every month. For more information, call 539-4619. ...

Otisfield residents advised of sand-use policy

OTISFIELD — The Board of Selectmen said Wednesday night that despite the recent ice storm, there still is plenty of sand available to residents who want to use it on slippery driveways and steps. Selectman Rick Micklon said people were lined up at the town garage this past weekend to...

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Weary Club meets Jan. 18 NORWAY — The Weary Club of Norway will hold a coffee at 8 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 18. All members are encouraged to attend. West Paris food pantry WEST PARIS — The Neighborhood Niche Food Pantry will be...