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We had an opportunity to check out one of Montville's new businesses, Clark's Scrap Metal this past week. We finally put our old dishwasher to rest after many fix-up attempts, and decided to give them a call.
The Waldo County Commissioners are submitting a proposed 2015 budget that is more than 3 percent less than the 2014 budget. As proposed, the 2015 budget is 3.39 percent less, or $175,204, than the 2014 budget and commissioners state in a news release every town in the county should see a reduction in the tax commitment.
A new grass roots group has formed in Waldo County. Called WeCARE , the group is still in its infancy.
There was nothing to submit last week, although I have neglected the Mason's Dinner and other functions, for that I apologize. As the summer months are coming to a near end, please submit your fall/winter functions coming up so we have time enough to post them.
Reginald L. Rhodes, 83, died Wednesday August 27, 2014 at Waldo County Hospital in Belfast, Maine with his loving family at his bedside. He was born on February 14, 1931, the son of Fernald and Adelaide Rhodes.
I will begin this weeks column by congratulating Darrin Moody, a deputy for Waldo County. The American Legion of Maine honored Darrin by naming him Law Enforcement Officer of the Year..
All three Waldo County golf squads were in action on the links Wednesday, Sept. 10, two of which were against each other - with Belfast the lone squad to emerge victorious.
If you're 15 or older and looking for a great summer job or challenging career that's in demand, the American Red Cross Lifeguarding program is the best place to start. Lifeguarding lets you work as part of a team to help people safely enjoy the water.
A non-traditional support group that has been helping young people deal with tough issues like substance abuse and suicide for the last 10 years is moving its meeting days to Monday afternoons. The group will meet at the Waldo County General Hospital's classroom or library Mondays from 4 to 5 p.m. No registration, fees or insurance are required.
Michael E. Ellis Jr, 27, of Stockton Springs, theft by unauthorized taking or transfer, 7 days in Waldo County Jail. Mark Hubbard, 36, of Waterville, possession of marijuana, up to 1 A1 4 oz, $350 fine; use of drug paraphernalia, $300 fine.
Waldo County YMCA Girls Field Hockey for youth in Grades 3 to 5 will begin on September 10. Please pre-register at the YMCA. It's Fall and it's time for the girls to pick up the sticks! Grades: 3 - 5 Date: September 10 - October 8, 2014 Day/Time: Mondays & Wednesdays @ BAHS 5:30 - 7:00 p.m. Location: BAHS, YMCA and various locations Fee: $20 Annual Members $45 3-Month & Non-Members Registration: Opens: August 26 In case of rain, play will be moved to the YMCA Gymnasium.
The Waldo County General Hospital Aid will hold its fall yard sale on Saturday, Oct. 4, from 8 a.m. to noon, rain or shine, at the Education Center beside the Hospital. Come and bring your friends to find bargains galore.
Boston's ZumbaA Jammer Natalie Bayersdorfer will be at the Waldo County YMCA on Sunday, September 21!!! Sign up now to reserve your spot! Join the Waldo County YMCA for a special ZumbaA Fitness class with Boston's ZumbaA Jammer Natalie Bayersdorfer! All are welcome to this party, so come out to dance, sweat and smile with us.
Join us at the Waldo County YMCA for Before & After School Care. Your child will be provided with an after school healthy snack.
Updated: Sat Sep 13, 2014 10:55 am
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