Stories about Wilton

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Dance, music by Campground Band JAY — A dance with music by the Campground Band will take place from 7 to 11 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 8, at the VFW Hall, 64 Jewel St. Thomas College rep at Spruce Mtn. JAY — A representative from Thomas...

7:15pm

Wilton Tannery cleanup discussed at meeting

WILTON — A proposed cleanup plan for the former Wilton Tannery property on Route 2 calls for completion of the work by the fall. During a public meeting Tuesday to present the plan, describe the process and solicit comments, town consultant Nicholas Sabatine of Ramson Consulting of P...

10:58am

Legislature honors Wilton police sergeant

Wilton police Sgt. Chad Abbott, center, was honored recently by the Maine Legislature for actions taken to save the life of a 15-month-old Wilton boy who stopped breathing in September due to an undiagnosed heart problem. Abbott used a defibrillator and started chest compressions before medics fr...

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Luncheon set for Feb. 8 FARMINGTON — A macaroni and cheese luncheon will be held from noon to 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 8, at the Old South First Congregational Church, 227 Main St. Meal includes ham, peas, rolls and cupcakes. There is no charge. For...

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Wilton CareerCenter to offer February programs for job seekers

WILTON — For those who are looking to change careers, learn new skills or get a new job, the Wilton CareerCenter will be offering a variety of programs for job seekers in February. "Our falling unemployment rate is a strong indicator of our improving economy," said Gov. Paul R. LePag...

8:30pm

Free community lunch offered Saturday in Wilton

WILTON — A Second Saturday Lunch, a free community meal, will be served from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 8, at the Wilton United Methodist Church at 600 Main St. The Wilton Area Food Pantry in the church will also be open to serve those who qualify but are unable to go from 10 a...

3:00pm

Wilton meeting on tannery site cleanup is Tuesday

WILTON — The cleanup plan for the Wilton Tannery site will be discussed during a public meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 4, at the Wilton Town Office. During the meeting, held prior to the Board of Selectmen meeting, a presentation on the Community Relations Plan and a discussion of t...

10:30am

Former Bass president Morgan remembered in Wilton

WILTON — A successful leader of G.H. Bass Shoe Co. is being remembered for his dedication to his family, the business, his horses and the way he treated others. Charles Morgan, 85, of Rochester, Minn., died Tuesday.  A service will be held there Saturday, with burial in Wilton i...

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VFW dance is Feb. 1 JAY — A dance with music by The Campground Band will be held from 7 to 11 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 1, at the Jay VFW. For more information call 320-1544. Public supper at Trinity United FARMINGTON — A public supper ...

8:00pm

Wilton woman charged with drug possession

WILTON — Police said a local woman was arrested Wednesday after a drug-sniffing dog detected drugs in the car she was riding in. Melanie York, 34, was charged with possessing drugs for which she had no prescription, Wilton police officer Andrew Hardy. Hardy stopped James Young...