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Peace Moving Forward seeks to open holistic wellness center in downtown Wilton(1)

September 4, 2015

WILTON – A holistic wellness center in the downtown will open its doors to fellow providers this month, from its location above the hardware store. Marylena Chaisson, the owner of Peace Moving Forward, is a clinical mental health counselor who has been in practice in the Rumford area for several years. She recently moved her […]

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Literacy Volunteers appoints new executive director

FARMINGTON – Literacy Volunteers of Franklin and Somerset Counties announces the appointment of Barbara Averill as its new Executive Director effective July 1. Averill replaces former Executive Director Becky Jasch, who resigned in March to pursue other opportunities after leading the organization for 2 years. The Literacy Volunteers of Franklin and Somerset Counties has been […]

Selectboard approves bids for roof, cruiser

WILTON – The Selectboard voted to award the bid to replace the roof on the Kineowatha Park Senior Citizen Building Tuesday evening. Blodgett Builders were awarded the winning bid at $8,863. That bid included $363 in additional work on the gutters and trim of the roof, added after Recreation Director Frank Donald met with the […]

Ownership looking at ‘multiple scenarios’ to sell Saddleback

RANGELEY – Saddleback ownership is looking at multiple scenarios to sell the ski resort after they “exhausted all reasonable financing options” to finance a new ski lift, according to a statement posted on the company’s Facebook last night. The ski mountain, the third largest in the state and an employer for up to 300 people […]

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