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Saturday’s Barn Dance & BBQ to honor local kids, raise money for A-T research(0)

June 22, 2018

LIVERMORE – Organizers behind the annual A-T Children’s Project fundraiser are planning some big changes for this year’s event, which takes place just a few months after receiving hopeful news regarding a new gene therapy for the rare disease. For the past eight years, the Hope With Every Step festival has been held in honor […]

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Residents elect new selectman, conclude sidewalk project at annual town meeting

PHILLIPS – Residents elected a new selectman, approved a property maintenance ordinance and cancelled a sidewalk project at the annual town meeting Thursday evening, prior to acquiring a former bank that may serve as the next town office. The majority of the 86 registered voters that cast ballots in the initial election stayed for the […]

The In-Between Piece: Workforce development from the ground up

Spruce Mountain Adult Education held its graduation ceremony on May 31. The event drew a crowd to the high school gymnasium; among those in attendance was Senator Angus King. Students sitting to the left of the podium wore green robes, celebrating receipt of their HiSET diplomas – the equivalent of the old GED program. Helping […]

Phillips town meeting, elections are June 21

PHILLIPS – The annual town meeting will begin at 6 p.m. on Thursday, June 21 at the Phillips Area Community Center, with elections, a $1.3 million municipal budget and the acquisition of the old Skowhegan Savings Bank building up for discussion. Selectman Lincoln Haines’ term is up on the board, with nominees for that three-year […]

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