Stories about Otisfield

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Reunion for Keen descendants SUMNER — Meet and greet the descendants of John and Martha Keen. All Keenes are invited to the 88th annual reunion at A Wrinkle in Thyme Farm from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 11. Potluck lunch is at noon. The group will mo...

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Historical Museum to host program on braided rugs on Aug. 12

CASCO — Raymond-Casco Historical Museum will host Cathy Corbett for a program on “Braided Rugs In Maine” at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 12. The museum is on Route 302. Corbett, a Maine native, 25-year resident of Otisfield and the owner of the Oxford Mill End Store, will share...

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Boxberry School graduates three

The Boxberry School in Oxford recently graduated three students. From left, are Jake Domegan of Paris, James Gosnell of Otisfield and Myles Barrett of Albany Township. The boys were presented with graduation gift bags in an award ceremony at the school's year-end family pot luck dinner. Boxberry ...

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Otisfield Meetinghouse holds 100th service

OTISFIELD — The Bell Hill Meetinghouse held its 100th consecutive service Sunday in the 1839 building at 191 Bell Hill Road. The service, which was attended by scores of area residents, was highlighted by keynote speaker Randall Bennett, executive director of the Bethel Historical So...

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Clothing center open Saturdays HARTFORD — The Hartford Community Church Clothing Center will be open from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturdays, Aug. 3 and 17. The Clothing Center is directly opposite the church. Texas Hold'em tournament HARRIS...

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Well Done - Area students named to honors lists

AMES, Iowa —  Jennifer Elizabeth Smith of Fryeburg, majoring in veterinary medicine, was named to the 2013 spring semester dean's list at Iowa State University. --- SAVANNAH, Ga. — Annunziata Graziano of Readfield has been named to ...

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Topic: community forests July 24 HARRISON — Join Loon Echo Land Trust and Western Foothills Land Trust at 7 p.m. Wednesday, July 24, at the Crooked River Masonic Lodge on Bolsters Mills Road as they host a talk on the benefits of community forests. Community forests ...

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Otisfield checking on new furnace for Town Office

OTISFIELD — The Board of Selectmen has proposed replacing the decades-old oil furnace in the Town Office. "It's inefficient and it cost us a lot of money. It could stop running tomorrow," Selectman Rick Micklon said at Wednesday night's board meeting. Micklon said he is propos...

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Well done - Area students earn degrees

WORCESTER, Mass. — Caitlin Bonney received a Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Massachusetts Worcester during a ceremony held June 2. She was honored with the Association of Academic Surgery Student Research Award. Bonney is the daughter of Forrest and...

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Old Town House about to begin new life

OTISFIELD — About 85 people toured the newly renovated Old Town House and ate strawberry shortcake Sunday during the Otisfield Historical Society's Strawberry Festival. Voters deeded the 1905 wood-frame building on Bell Hill Road to the Historical Society in 2009 after it was placed ...