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Farmer's Market opening Memorial Day WATERFORD — The Farmer's Market on Waterford Common will begin Monday, Memorial Day, May 26, from 2-5 p.m. The market will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. every Monday through at least Labor Day. Land trust to host ...

Spaces available for artists, fine crafters at Moore Park Art Show

PARIS —  Artists and fine crafters are invited to apply to the 2014 Moore Park Art Show to be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, July 27. Artists have an opportunity to win a $300 award sponsored by Chandler Funeral Homes as well as three $100 ribbons for best of show in paintin...

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Library salutes Wayne's veterans WAYNE — "Those Who Served - A Salute to Wayne's Veterans," will open from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, May 24, at the Williams House, 14 Old Winthrop Road, hosted by the Cary Memorial Library. The exhibit, about the men and women o...

Paris Elementary School honor roll

PARIS — Paris Elementary School has announced the second trimester Cardinal Power and Honor Roll Cardinal Power: Gabrielle Beaudoin, Michaela Bisbee, Elizabeth Bobrowski, Destiny Brennan, Rachel Chase, Camden Colby, Mackenzee Cole, Kailey Cook, Zachary Corbett, Kayli...

Father: Kristina Lowe said she was driving

PARIS — Kristina Lowe’s father was arrested late Tuesday, charged with contempt of court after he failed to show up to testify at her double manslaughter trial in Oxford County Superior Court. State Police Trooper Adam Fillebrown arrested Earl Lowe, 43, at his home on Mt. Mica ...

SAD 17 expects to have oil spill prevention plans soon

PARIS — SAD 17 officials expect to receive engineering plans for above-ground oil tank spill prevention for five district school buildings within the next several weeks. In a letter dated May 19 to Paris Town Manager Amy Bernard, Superintendent Rick Colpitts said the engineering plan...

Police subpoena phone records of Paris hit-and-run suspects

PARIS — Paris police Chief Michael Madden said Tuesday that phone records of people police believe are involved in the hit-and-run death of Xavier Fuentes of Turner have been subpoenaed. The 16-year-old Leavitt Area High School student was run down by a vehicle on Saturday evening, M...

McLaughlin Garden Lilac Festival will be Memorial Day Weekend

PARIS — After a long, hard winter, everyone is waiting for lilac time. Seeing and smelling Bernard McLaughlin’s impressive collection is a treat for locals and out-of-towners alike. The Lilac Festival is sponsored annually at the McLaughlin Garden during Memorial Day Weekend. S...

SAD 17 directors congratulate top seniors

PARIS — The top 5 percent of the Class of 2014 at Oxford Hills Comprehensive High School were introduced the SAD 17 Board of Directors at its meeting Monday night at the school. Saying it takes a “tremendous effort” to be at the top of the class scholastically, Oxford Hil...

This week's agenda

Tuesday NEWRY: Selectmen, 5 p.m., Town Office PARIS: Oxford County Commission, 9 a.m., courthouse RUMFORD: Board of Assessors, 4 p.m., Municipal Building RUMFORD: Northern Oxford Regional Solid Waste Board, 5 p.m., Municipal Bui...