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Poland selectmen to follow up on music festival rumors
Questioned Tuesday on whether they were aware of rumors of a music festival being planned for a site in the western part of town, selectmen acknowledged they were aware but that no one had applied for a mass-gathering permit, as far as they knew.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
RSU 16 budget approved in Poland, Minot and Mechanic Falls
The $19.3 million budget for Regional School Unit 16 was approved at Tuesday's referendum by a vote of 438-252.
Sat Jun 08, 2013
Maine Iris Society Show in Auburn
Sarah Merrill, right, and her mother, Barbara Merrill, both of Poland, enjoy the 53rd Annual Maine Iris Society Show at Auburn Middle School on Saturday.
Tue Jun 04, 2013
Family of man killed in crash and critically injured wife sues driver, insurers
The estate of a Poland man killed last year while he and his wife were riding on his motorcycle is suing the driver of the car that collided with the couple.
Mon Jun 03, 2013
Mechanic Falls council inks service agreements with Poland
The agreement establishes Poland as Mechanic Falls' primary provider for ambulance protection services from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. on weekdays.
Sun Jun 02, 2013
Poland grads face 'liberating and terrifying' leap into future
Adam Tavares, left, and Brittina Maheux check out the mortar board of fellow 2013 senior Aliyah Gregory in the gym of the middle school as they wait to march into the gym at Poland Regional High School Sunday afternoon for their graduation exercises.
Sat Jun 01, 2013
'Screeching in' at Newfie fest in Poland
Newfoundland native and Lisbon resident Daphne Izer makes Tom Emory of Auburn kiss a fish while administering the "screeching-in" ceremony Saturday night at the Poland Spring Resort, making him an honorary Newfie.
Fri May 31, 2013
Three-vehicle crash in Auburn
A woman walks away from a Chevrolet Corvette with a phone and a pair of shoes after the car was involved in a three-vehicle crash at Kittyhawk Avenue and Hotel Road in Auburn on Friday afternoon.
Mon May 27, 2013
Fire mars holiday celebration in Gray
Fire crews open up the roof of a home at 226 West Gray Road. As many as 60 firefighters responded to the Monday evening blaze.
Sun May 26, 2013
Success story: Young firefighter has eyes set on first responder career
Spencer Simoneau, who will attend Southern Maine Community College in the fall to study criminal justice, has been working since the ninth grade to achieve his goals of working in public service.
Fri May 24, 2013
Police say homes in Minot and Mechanic Falls burned; have Minot man into custody
Authorities said a local man who held police at bay in a December armed standoff at his Verrill Road home burned down his house on Friday as well as the mobile home belonging to his estranged wife before leading police on two high speed chases.
Thu May 23, 2013
Film discussion group screens - Shoes'
St. Peter's Episcopal Church invites the community to join its monthly film group for a showing and discussion of "The Shoes of the Fisherman" Wednesday, June 5. The group will gather at 6 p.m. Participants are encourage to bring their own bag supper or snacks; coffee will be provided.