Stories about Waterford


Music line-up for Waterford World's Fair is announced

WATERFORD — Waterford World's Fair has announced the schedule of the musicians who will be appearing on the Norway Savings Bank Stage during the fair. Starting at 2:30 p.m. on Friday, July 19, will be Trailer Trash, at 4:30 p.m. it will be The After-burners and at 6:30 p.m. it is the Smokeh...



Swim lesson sign-ups July 10 OXFORD — Swim lesson sign-ups will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, July 10, at the Community Center for those interested in lessons. Lessons will be from July 22 through Aug. 9. The cost is as follows: residents and taxpayers, ...


Fire damages Waterford home

WATERFORD — A clothes dryer may be to blame for a midday fire that heavily damaged a rented mobile home at 12 Hilltop Drive on Monday. According to Waterford fire Chief Adrien Morin, the call came in around noon and when firefighters arrived there was no one there. Flames were confin...


Waterford Library lists new releases

WATERFORD — The following are new books at the Waterford Public Library. Fiction: Above All Things, by Tanis Rideout; After Rome: A Novel of Celtic Britain, by Morgan Llewelyn; The Andalucian Friend, by Alexander Soderberg; Benediction, by Kent Haruf; The Burgess Boy...


Agriculture and Conservation Family Day at Waterford World’s Fair

WATERFORD — There’s a big change taking place on Agriculture & Conservation Day at Waterford World’s Fair this year — it’s going to welcome families. The event is sponsored by the Oxford County Soil and Water Conservation District and is a wonderful opportunity t...


Waterford man charged with heroin, pot trafficking

WATERFORD — A Waterford man charged with dealing heroin and marijuana appeared Wednesday in Oxford County Superior Court in Paris, according to a Paris District Court clerk. Seth Zupokfska, 21, of 16 Mockingbird Drive was arrested Tuesday afternoon at his home where investigators fou... 1


Summer breakfasts are 60-year tradition

WATERFORD – Four summer breakfasts, a 60-year tradition, will again be held at the Waterford’s Wilkins Community House at the foot of Plummer Hill Road next to the Waterford Congregational Church. The breakfast dates are Thursday, July 4, and Wednesdays, July 17 and 31 and Aug....



Concerts in the Park to begin OXFORD — Anderson-Staples American Legion Post 112 will host four Concerts in the Park starting at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 25, with musical trio Lorraine Ouellette on accordion, Gerry Dube on guitar and vocals and Adrian LeClair on mando...


Garden lecture to cover landscape plants

WATERFORD — The 16th annual Sheena Fraser Garden Lecture will take place at 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 25, at the Waterford Library. Eli Goodwin of Goodwin Nursery in Oxford will discuss "Underused Landscape Plants." Goodwin grew up in the Oxford Hills area and graduated from Hebron...


Charges against Camp Waziyatah owners dismissed

PARIS — Charges of allowing an underage drinking party were dismissed against the owners of Camp Waziyatah in Waterford on Friday in Oxford County Superior Court. Gregg M. Parker, 46, of Boston and his brother, Mitchell G. Parker, 50, of Miami, were arrested in August 2012 on charges...