Stories about Stoneham

Donations will change Tree of Peace to white

NORTH WATERFORD – Because of the tremendous response last holiday season, a Tree of Peace and Love will again be located on the lawns of both the North Waterford and Stoneham Congregational churches. The trees will initially be wrapped in colored lights. For a $5 donation a light bul...

Results listed for 5K Foliage Race, Fun Run

WATERFORD — The sun shone down and the temperatures dipped to create a perfect setting for the 13th Waterford 5K Foliage Race and Fun Run held in early October. The red and golden colors of fall set the tone for the competitors, along with the usual chili cook-off, this year provided by the...

DUV group to meet Oct. 24

STONEHAM — The Daughters of Union Veterans of the Civil War 1861-1865 Hannah F. Richardson Tent 19 will meet at 6 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 24, at the home of Marilyn Jones in Norway. Department president Elsie Bonney and Department junior vice-president Vicky Myers were guests at the Se...

Camp Susan Curtis gets Oxford Fund grant

STONEHAM — The Susan L. Curtis Charitable Foundation, which operates Camp Susan Curtis (CSC), has received a $1,500 grant from the Oxford County Fund of the Maine Community Foundation to develop critical 21st century competencies, necessary for success in school and life, for 500 low-income...

Veteran recognition day set for Oct. 14

GREENWOOD — On Oct. 14, the Jackson-Silver American Legion Post 68 will host a Veteran Recognition Day for Oxford County veterans and their families at the Gore Road post. Members will recognize the service of local veterans who served in any war including but not limited to Desert Storm, I...

Household hazardous waste collection set for Sept. 22

BETHEL —  On Saturday, Sept. 22, between 9 and 11:30 a.m., residents in the Bethel area will be able to bring their unwanted poisons, pesticides and oil-based paints to the Household Hazardous Waste Collection at the SAD 44 Bus Barn.  It is located at the corner of Main and Cross ...

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Free monthly suppers return NORWAY — After a short hiatus in August, the monthly free suppers will resume at Second Congregational Church on Friday, Sept. 21, from 5 to 6 p.m. Menu will be homemade meatloaf dinner with mashed potatoes, macaroni and cheese, ve...

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Whitney Lodge open house CANTON — Whitney Lodge 167 of Canton will hold an open house from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 1. Hot dogs and drinks well be served, followed by a semi-public roast beef supper for the lodge's ladies and widows. Robert Underwood will perfo...

White Mountain National Forest to hold open house

STONEHAM — White Mountain National Forest officials will convene an open house for the public from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 23, on planned projects in the region. The WMNF is proposing timber harvest and wildlife habitat improvement projects in Stoneham, Lovell and Mason and Albany...

DUV celebrates member's birthday

The Daughters of Union Veterans of the Civil War, 1861-1865, Hannah F. Richardson Tent 19 of Stoneham met July 25 at the Community Room. Eleven were in attendance. Two new members were taken in, Sylvia Grover and her granddaughter, Cayla Heath. It was voted to have a foodless food sale as a fundr...