Stories about West Paris

Two hurt in West Paris crash; one driver trapped by wires

WEST PARIS — A car snaps two utility poles before ensnaring a tractor trailer in the falling wires Tuesday night on Route 26. According to Trooper Russell of the Maine State Police, around 6:40 p.m. Daniel Paul, 32, of West Paris was traveling northbound on Route 26 about a mile from...

Patricia Collette Lenza

CAPE MAY, N.J. — Patricia Lenza Nee Collette, 83, died March 9, at Crest Haven, Cape May, N.J. She was born June 2, 1929, to Pete and Hazel Collette of West Paris. She was the sister of Anita Talley and Peter Collette of South Paris; the mother of Larraine, Marnie, Anita, Connie and ...

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FARMINGTON — Monthly Program, Wednesday, March 13, Vernal Pool Ecology and Conservation Ever wonder who makes those quacking noises coming from the half-frozen puddle behind your house in April? Ever heard of "Big Night"? Ever seen fairy shrimp or fingernail clams lay dormant on the ...

West Paris voters defeat property ordinance

WEST PARIS — Fifty-nine voters attended the 56th annual town meeting Saturday, passing a $1,099,831 budget, but defeating an ordinance that would regulate the maintenance of properties. The hour-and-a-half meeting took place in the Agnes Gray School gymnasium on Main Street. It was m...

Annual CSA Farm Fair is March 2 at Fare Share Commons

Annual Farm Fair at Fare Share Commons Saturday, March 2, 2012 10:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M. Fare Share Commons, 443 Main St., Norway, Maine Attend a Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) Fair in your community and learn about CSAs. Become acquainted with local seasonal...

University of Maine at Fort Kent dean's list

FORT KENT — Dr. Rachel E. Albert, vice president for academic affairs at the University of Maine at Fort Kent, has announced that the following students were named to the dean’s list for the fall 2012 semester. Auburn: Destiny Lizotte, Christa Metivier, Jessica...

Charles W. Holden

NORWAY — Charles W. Holden, 93, of West Paris died Sunday, Feb. 24, at Norway Rehabilitation and Living Center. He was born in West Paris, June 30, 1919, the son of James M. and Florence Rollins Holden. He was educated in local schools and had been a woodsman and farmer all of his li...

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Church plans public supper SUMNER — A community supper at the Congregational Church of East Sumner will take place at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, March 2. The menu will include chicken and gravy on biscuits. Donations. For more information call 388-2263. Churc...

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Lecture on woodland plants PARIS — Mike Murphy of West Paris will present an illustrated lecture on woodland plants on Wednesday, Feb. 27, at the McLaughlin homestead on Main Street near the Oxford County Courthouse. Because the diversity of perennials availab...

John (Danforth) E. Cox, IV

PORTLAND — John (Danforth) E. Cox, IV, 29, of Woodstock, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 9 at Maine Medical Center. He was born in Norway on April 30, 1983, the son of John E. Cox, III and Theresa Andrews. He attended schools in Woodstock, Oxford and Lake Region, graduating from Adult ...