Although the weather may not act like it sometimes, the holiday season is right around the corner, and preparations are already underway for the 2018 Villages of Light celebration in Damariscotta and Newcastle.
A previously publicized event to meet with U.S. Senate candidate Zak Ringelstein on Saturday, Sept. 22 at the Lincoln County Democratic Committee’s Victory in 2018 campaign office in Damariscotta has been cancelled due to a scheduling conflict.
A cryptic note in Christine Dodge’s “Old Bristol & Nobleboro Vital Records” has the Damariscotta cemetery trustees searching for the referenced headstone inventories. (See note published with this item.)
There are two documents of paramount importance to American history: the Declaration of Independence, which forged the U.S.’ national identity, and the United States Constitution, which set forth the framework for the federal government that is still in use today.
Samoset Fish & Game Club announces two turkey shoot competition dates for October 2018.
(Allison Chadwick, of Bristol, has Type 1 diabetes. This is her story, in her own words, about a day in her life.)
One can plan for one’s bird seed supply needed for the autumn season with Pemaquid Watershed Association’s autumn bird seed sale. A well-stocked feeder will entice songbirds for bird-watching enjoyment.
The Jefferson Fire Department will receive $35,911 from the Federal Emergency Management Agency as an Assistance to Firefighters Grant. The grant will be used to purchase new firefighting hose.
The Lincoln County News will host three forums with candidates for local legislative districts, as well as for county commissioner and district attorney, in October.
Miles and St. Andrews Home Health & Hospice, the LincolnHealth-based agency that serves residents of Lincoln County, will merge into MaineHealth Care at Home on Oct. 1, agency administrators said.
Tickets are now on sale for the 2018 Twin Villages Business Forum. The event will take place Friday, Sept. 28 at the Central Lincoln County YMCA in Damariscotta.
Central Lincoln County Boothbay Region YMCAs want families in Lincoln County to understand how adopting healthy habits together can help reduce childhood obesity.
Healthy Kids will be offering a class called “Active Parenting: The First Five Years” to parents and caregivers of children in that age range. The program covers child development, temperament, mindfulness, brain development, self-calming, special needs, school readiness, and more.
Troop 213 Life Scout Damon Crummett, of Newcastle, is planning his Eagle Scout project. Crummett’s project is to move a shed on the Damariscotta River Association’s Belvedere Road property to the other side of the road, add a tool shed onto the side of it, and build shelves inside it.