Stories about Paris

Paris revaluation expected to start today

PARIS — Assessors are expected to begin today going door-to-door for a townwide revaluation set to correct mistakes. The purpose of the revaluation is to fix those discrepancies in a 2007 revaluation which

Community women offer advice to high school girls

RUMFORD — What do a state representative, a senior account manager for the world's leading cattle genetics marketing organization, a town manager and clinical laboratory scientist have in common? Each took time from her busy life to talk to Mountain Valley High School’s Girls Talk.

Hamlin Library lists new materials

PARIS — The following new items have been added at the Hamlin Memorial Library. Adult fiction: Save the Date, Mary Kay Andrews; The Target, David Baldacci; Highland Thunder, Lily Baldwin; Chestnut Street, Maeve Binchy; Stone Cold, C. J. Box; Cavendon Hall, Barbara Taylor Bradford; Th...

This week's agenda

Tuesday Buckfield: Selectmen, 6:30 p.m., Municipal Center Hartford: Road Committee, 7 p.m., Town Hall Paris: Planning Board, 7 p.m., Town Office Sumner: Selectmen, 7 p.m., Town Office Wednesday Bethel: Planning Board, 7 p.m., Town Office Sumner: Ro...

Tonight's agenda

Oxford Hills Bethel: Comprehensive Planning Committee, 6:30 p.m., Town Office Buckfield: Recreation Committee, 6 p.m., Municipal Center Casco: Open Spaces Commission, 6:30 p.m., Community Center Casco: Board of Appeals, 7 p.m., Community Center Paris: Utility Di...

Like the tea, the history is free: Paris farm a place to relax, celebrate, learn

PARIS — The money, according Janice Davis, owner of King's Hill Inn and Barn, had very little to do with it. “We want to see the smiles, laughter, the memories being made,” Davis said. Which is why when Davis and husband Glenn decided to renovate their 200-year old...

Well done - Student achievements

CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. — Anna C. Snook of Auburn received a Bachelor of Arts degree, magna cum laude from Boston College at its 138th commencement on May 19. Snook, who majored in sociology and environmental studies, is the daughter of Cathy and Ed Snook, and a graduat...

Federal money to SAD 17 dropping

PARIS — Statistics from the National School Lunch Program indicate the economy is improving in SAD 17 because fewer students need free or reduced-price lunches, school officials said. The report on student lunches was part of an overall presentation by Kathy Elkins on the fiscal 2014...