Author archive: Rangeley News Hound

Joey McLafferty to be remembered

A memorial celebration for Joey McLafferty will be held at the Rangeley Lakes Logging Museum on Wednesday, August 8th from 4 to 7 pm. Bring stories, photos, and memories to share.

Next Community Breakfast on August 8th

RANGELEY — The next Ladies/Community Breakfast with everyone invited to attend will be on Wednesday August 8th at Loon Lodge on Route 4 south Rangeley, from 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Come and enjoy one of their great breakfast buffets.

Words and Music – What an Evening!

The Rangeley Public Library and the Rangeley Friends Arts, two Rangeley non-profit organizations, are partnering to offer an exciting afternoon and evening on Thursday, August 9th.  Beginning at 4:00 pm you are invited to help celebrate the Rangeley Public Library with cocktails and a silent auction.  For your entertainment Mike Blythe will be offering acoustic…

RFA Home and Garden Tour and Taste of Rangeley to be held on August 7th

The 2012 RFA Home and Garden Tour and Taste of Rangeley will take place on Tuesday afternoon, August 7th from 1-4PM.  Homes have been chosen which capitalize on Rangeley and Oquossoc’s beautiful setting of mountains and lakes as well as excellence in architecture, construction and interior décor. 

“Forest Lodge,” Former Home of Maine Author, Louise Dickinson Rich, Awaits Next Owner, Next Chapter

For the first time in four decades, historic Rangeley Lakes landmark is for sale  Rapid River location on world-class native brook trout fishery marks property for fly-fishermen RAPID RIVER, MAINE  —  In 1942, from her home at Forest Lodge on the legendary Rapid River, Louise Dickinson Rich captured the world of log drives, Maine guides, native…

Saddleback Successfully Launches Summer Artist’s Workshop Series

Next 2 Workshops are Scheduled for August 20 & 21 and August 22 & 23 RANGELEY, ME -World renowned polymer clay artists, Bonnie Bishoff, Melanie West and Melanie Muir presented two art workshops at Saddleback Mountain from July 9-14. This was the first week of the Saddleback Summer Artist’s Workshop Series, a new venture being…


Lovely 24 acre woodland of mixed hard & soft woods, selectively cut with trails and open field. Super location – private yet just outside Rangeley Village.


“The “”Grey Ghost”” is ideally located to enjoy all the Rangeley area has to offer!

RFA Art Show on August 2nd

The annual Art in August show sponsored by the RFA will be August 2 from 10am to 4pm.
It will be located on Lakeside Park in downtown Rangeley.  There will be around 40 fine artists
and fine craftsmen selling their works. There will be paintings, originals and prints,
photography, jewelry, fiber art, woodworking, pottery, glass.....
This is a juried art show, and this is reflected in the high quality of the work available.
The show is also a judged show giving cash prizes in two categories, 2 D and 3 D art.
Come and join us on Lakeside Park to support the arts directly, by enjoying the displays
and perhaps purchasing a piece of local Maine talent to decorate your home or camp.
The show will be held rain or shine.

Old-fashioned golf fun in Phillips on Aug. 16

PHILLIPS – Want to follow in the footsteps of golfing’s greats? On Thursday, Aug. 16, Winona Davenport of Justafield Golf Teaching Center in Phillips will host a day of old-fashioned golf fun