Stories about Woodstock

Household Hazardous Waste Collection is Sept. 21

BETHEL — On Saturday, Sept. 21, from 9 to 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. Residents with household chemicals that have been sitti...

This week's agenda

Tuesday Bethel: SAD 44 Finance Committee, 5:30 p.m., Central Office Bethel: Water District, 7 p.m., Town Office Newry: Selectmen, 7 a.m., Town Office Rumford: Northern Oxford Regional Solid Waste Board, ...

ATV Ride-In at Spruce Mountain attracts riders to wind project

WOODSTOCK — Spruce Mountain Wind and the Woodstock ATV Club hosted an ATV ride-in at the Spruce Mountain Wind project in Woodstock. The event brought together nearly 100 riders from throughout the area to experience one of Maine's wind power projects up close while enjoying the view from th...

Carol A. Stowell

AUBURN — Carol A. Stowell, 72, of Woodstock died Tuesday, July 23 at the Hospice House. She was born in Philadelphia, Pa., Feb. 7, 1941, the daughter of Charles and Kathleen Bell McKelvey. She married Joseph Stowell on Feb. 16, 1957 and worked locally at Ledgeview Living Center as a ...

SAD 44 passes 2013-14 budget

BETHEL — Voters in SAD 44 passed a $10,371,000 operating budget Tuesday by a vote of 299-222. They also approved continuing the two-vote process for approving the budget for the next three years. “I’m very pleased to see the budget pass and I’m sure I can spe...

SAD 44 residents vote on $10,371,000 budget Tuesday

BETHEL — Residents of SAD 44 will go the polls on Tuesday, June 11, to act on a proposed $10.37 million budget for 2013-14. The overwhelming majority of residents from Andover, Bethel, Greenwood, Newry and Woodstock approved the figure at a meeting...

Briefly

AARP chapter meets June 10 PARIS — The Oxford Hills Chapter of AARP will meet on Monday, June 10, at the First Congregational Church on East Main Street, South Paris. Lunch will be served at noon and will feature ham, potato salad and fresh vegetables. The cos...

SAD 44 residents to vote on budget May 28

BETHEL — Voters in SAD 44 will decide on a school budget at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the Helen C. Berry Auditorium of Telstar Regional High School. The $10,271,310 spending plan is $282,041 more than the current fiscal year, Superintendent David Murphy said. Included is $125,000 for teacher...

Dixfield, Woodstock residents graduate from diet, exercise program

WOODSTOCK — Members of the Dixfield and Woodstock Seventh-day Adventist churches gathered Sunday evening for a graduation ceremony, celebrating their completion of a monthlong diet that promoted healthy foods and exercise. Penny Dennison of Mexico, who attends the Dixfield Seventh-da...