To your health: ‘Joyful Living’

“Joyful Living,” facing the challenges of aging and coming through with joy, will be presented by To Your Health of Western Mountains Senior College on Thursday, April 9, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., at the Bethel Congregational Church, 32 Church Street, Bethel. Living joyfully, music and laughter, and movement and dancing were all rated very […]

WMNF roads meeting Tuesday, March 24

The U.S. Forest Service is conducting a study of the road system on the White Mountain NationalForest and wants to know from the public which national forest roads are important to them and why. The Forest Service will host a public meeting Tuesday, March 24, at the Androscoggin Ranger District at 300 Glen Road in […]

MLT: Your backyard dream gets real


April’s installment in the Mahoosuc Land Trust’s “This Is Your Backyard” speaker series will feature a young man from our own neighborhood, Max Southam, who will share how “Your Backyard Dream Gets Real.” Max began biking at the age of four. He is now a senior at Gould Academy and has been a four-year member […]

Seed saving presentation


As part of its continuing winter series of free presentations, the Old Squire’s Farm Market is pleased to host a talk on seed saving by Mark Silber, well known horticulturist, photographer, author and seed saver, Saturday, March 21 at 12:30 p.m. In the early 1970s, Mark Silber and his wife Terry started Hedgehog Hill Farm […]

MDOT transportation planning meetings

The Maine Department of Transportation is holding a series of public meetings titled “Talking Transportation” to seek public comment regarding transportation issues, including public transportation. Input from attendees will help MaineDOT understand the needs of the public and formulate its Long-Range Needs Assessment. This assessment will focus on the next 10 years and project out […]

Travis Brooks named golf pro at Inn

Travis Brooks (left) and Allen Connors

Allen Connors, managing partner of The Bethel Inn Resort, has announced the promotion of Travis Brooks to the position of Head Golf Professional at The Bethel Inn Resort. “Travis’ appointment continues our proud tradition of promoting current employees to major supervisory positions at the resort. We are proud that all our key department heads have […]

Tuba concert at West Paris Library

On Sunday, March 29, 2015 at 2 p.m. at the West Paris Library, the tuba ensemble, Low Commotion, will present a concert which is free and open to everyone. Low Commotion, which was formed in 2013, is an ensemble of euphoniums (tenor tubas) and full sized tubas. The ensemble has performed many concerts in the […]

Prime Time Ski Club news

Several of our Prime Time Ski Club members have had ski accidents this season and while we usually can’t prevent accidents, there are several ways that we can help ski patrol should we need their services. Even if you have a season pass, it’s important that you carry identification with you when you ski, preferably […]

Free ‘Cooking Matters for Families’ course offered

Everyone with kids in the house knows how challenging meal time can be. From coming up with meals that please everyone’s taste buds, to budgeting food dollars to fill everyone’s bellies, the kitchen can become a daunting place. Cooking Matters for Families is a six session course that teaches children and their families skills and […]