Friday Aug 29
Eliot to mull plan to vote on budget by referendum
A non-binding vote will be on November's ballot to see if voters want to vote on the town budget by referendum.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Bangor Daily News
Feds agree to return $71,500 stolen from fishermen's cooperative in South Thomaston
One of the largest fishermen's cooperative in the state will get back $71,500 seized by police during an investigation into the theft of more than $1 million in lobsters.
'Prescott Players' exhibit explores people and transitions in the park
Featuring artwork by Lennie Mullaney, "Prescott Players" is an exhibit that will take people on a journey through the artist's multi-faceted interpretation of Portsmouth, but more specifically all aspects of Prescott Park and its gardens.
Spotlight: Art listings
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Wed Aug 27, 2014
Kittery and Eliot have success pooling police resources
More than 18 months after Eliot/Kittery Police Chief Theodor Short became the first chief in Maine to run two departments, a police "force multiplier" is under way, which Short says adds to the effectiveness of both departments and saves taxpayer money to boot.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Leaders seek Kittery council seats
Both incumbent members of the Town Council are expecting to run for re-election this fall, and the current chairman of the School Committee may also be seeking a seat on the council.
Eliot charter commission to meet on Aug. 27
The Town Charter Commission will be meeting Wednesday, Aug. 27, at 7 p.m. at Town Hall.
Kittery/Eliot police logs, Aug. 16-20
11:37 a.m. - Kittery: Derek Lahaye, 35, of Winchester, NH, was arrested on the Route 1 Bypass on a warrant.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Eliot celebrates 100 years of firefighting
Carol Mercier couldn't wait for her father to show up in a vintage yellow Ford Mustang during the fire truck parade Saturday morning.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
South Berwick couple nominated for Emmy awards
Douglas Henning and Rebecca Taylor Henning, of South Berwick, Maine, are heading to Los Angeles for the second time in two weeks to attend another Emmy Award ceremony.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Eliot holds hearing tonight on growth cap, TIF and sewer
The controversial matter of the Route 236 tax increment financing district, as well as a proposal to increase the number of building permits allowed under the town's growth cap, will be the subject of a public hearing tonight.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Tree ID walk on Mount Agamenticus is Aug. 23
Mount A is a natural mixing ground where southern and northern forests meet, and it is home to many different tree species.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
LePage turns down York Chamber debate
Gov. Paul LePage has turned down a gubernatorial debate in Kittery Aug. 27, prompting the Greater York Region Chamber of Commerce to pull out of the event.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Bangor Daily News
Why Aroostook County needs Eliot Cutler as governor
I have lived in Aroostook County most of my life. My wife and I raised our family here because of the honest, hard-working people, the beauty and the safety.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Robert L. Leavitt
Born March 22, 1921, in Eliot, he was the son of Fred Rowell Leavitt and Louise Kramer Leavitt.
Bangor Daily News
Gubernatorial candidates react to Old Town mill closure, show split on energy, jobs policies
Everyone, from Republican Gov. Paul LePage to the employees of Old Town Fuel & Fiber, expressed shock at Thursday's announcement that the mill has indefinitely ceased operations.
Foster's Daily Democrat
Newlywed cyclists near end of journey
Newlyweds from Portsmouth who spent their honeymoon cycling across the U.S. will arrive home today after nearly two months on the road.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Millay series ends with Beauty
Waylaid by Beauty, the final event in this summer's popular Millay Series at the historic Whitehall Inn, will celebrate the 102nd anniversary of the poet's discovery at the inn with an evening cabaret, including wine and dinner, Thursday, Aug. 28, beginning 6:30 p.m. Reservations are required.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
LePage, Michaud yet to confirm for chamber debate
With the Aug. 27 date for a Maine gubernatorial debate in Kittery looming, the event "has unfortunately been met with a lot of resistance," said the president of the Greater York Region Chamber of Commerce, the debate sponsor.
Warren H. Macmillan
Warren H. Macmillan, 93, a former longtime resident of Raydon Road in York, died Wednesday, July 30, 2014, at the Mark H. Wentworth Home in Portsmouth, N.H. Warren was born April 30, 1922, in Chelsea, Mass., a son of John A. and Luticia Macmillan.