Stories about Sumner

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Howard W. Perkins

PORTLAND — Howard W. Perkins, 88, of Sumner, died July 3, at the Maine Medical Center. He was born Aug. 9, 1924, in Naples, a son of Ralph and Marion Perkins. Howard served in the U.S. Army during World War II. Over his lifetime, he worked for Wilbert Vault Co. in Connecticut;...

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Beacon Hospice honored volunteers

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Swim classes announced for four towns

SUMNER — Buckfield, Canton, Hartford and Sumner will hold jointly sponsored swimming lessons for residents next month. Sumner Recreation Committee member June Davis announced that swim lessons will be held at the Hartford Public Beach from noon to 2 p.m. July 1-5 and July 8-12.

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Well done - student achievements

MORRISVILLE, N.Y. — Kaitlyn Oldknow of Poland was recently inducted into the Lambda Xi Chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa honor society at Morrisville State College. --- EASTON, Mass. — Auburn resident Emily Dumont, a member...

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Flag Day service June 14 RUMFORD — The Rumford Lodge of Elks No. 862 will host a Flag Day service starting at 6 p.m. Friday, June 14, at Veteran's Park at the end of Congress Street. Light lunch will follow at the lodge. In case of rain, the service will take place i...

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Local residents graduate from Saint Joseph's College of Maine

STANDISH — The following local residents earned their degree at Saint Joseph's College of Maine. Heather Aceto of New Gloucester, magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in business administration-management and a Bachelor of Science in business administration-hum...

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Dance recital is June 16

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Waterford Historical Society WATERFORD — The Waterford Historical Society will meet for the first time in 2013 at 7 p.m. Thursday, June 13, at the Old Town House on Keoka Lake. This is the annual meeting for election of trustees. The program for the evening wi...

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Early returns show RSU 10 budget losing

DIXFIELD— With three of RSU 10's 12 towns reporting midevening Tuesday, the proposed $36.18 million budget was losing. Carthage voted 10-8 in favor of it. Roxbury and Sumner voted against it by votes of 16-31 and 20-34, respectively. Carthage turned down continuing with the tw...

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RSU 10 residents vote on $36.18 million budget Tuesday

DIXFIELD — Residents of RSU 10 will go to the polls Tuesday to vote on a $36.18 million budget that was approved at a districtwide meeting last month. “I would encourage people to get out and vote and remember that the impact to the 2013-14 proposed budget on ...