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School board discusses budget process, hires ed techs(1)

September 29, 2016

FARMINGTON – The Mt. Blue Regional School District board discussed next year’s budget process and hired four education technicians for special education students at Tuesday’s board meeting. This year’s budget process utilized the entire school board during the initial review, rather than a committee of directors. Board directors said they wanted the entire board involved […]

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School board director using hike to fund school walking path

FARMINGTON – Plans are in the works for a new walking path around the perimeter of the W.G. Mallett School playground. The path will not only solve issues with drainage, but will also promote a healthy activity for students to do during school or after hours with family and friends. “The aim is to make […]

Grant funding for new ice rink approved; center’s gym floor protection sought

FARMINGTON – Thanks to grant funding, the town will be getting a new ice rink at Hippach Field this winter and selectmen approved of a protective cover for the Community Center’s gym floor in time for Election Day voter traffic. Selectmen accepted a $7,000 grant from the Healthy Community Coalition and another $1,000 grant from Walmart […]

Senior Resource Fair set for Saturday on the Mt. Blue Campus

Editor’s note: This is the third and final installment of Sharing Stories-A Life Review project, which will be one of three seminars to be featured at the Senior Resource Fair on Saturday, Oct. 1 from 8 a.m. to noon on the Mt. Blue Campus. FARMINGTON – Sharing Stories—A Life Review is a unique project underway […]


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