Category archive: Community News

‘American Wildlife Up Close’ slide show

RANGELEY — Gary Westerhoff, a longtime summer resident of Rangeley, will offer a slide show presentation and lead a discussion Saturday, Aug. 4 from 7 to 8 p.m. at the Barn of the Congregational Church on 2 High Street titled American Wildlife Up Close.

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Reich Museum presents ‘Sky Program’

RANGELEY — The Wilhelm Reich Museum will host another “Sky Program” Monday, Aug. 6, at dusk at its Conference Center on Dodge Pond Road.

Participants will view planets, stars and the moon using telescopes, and binoculars as well as pick out constellations with the naked eye. Attendees are asked to bring binoculars, lawn chairs or a blanket.

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Chicken BBQ on tap

OQUOSSOC — St. Luke’s Catholic Church will hold its annual Chicken BBQ Sunday, Aug. 5, at the Rangeley Guides’ and Sportsmen’s Association Club on Old Skiway Road. The event will start at 11:30 a.m. and end before 3 p.m.

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Community breakfast set

RANGELEY — The next Community Breakfast, with everyone invited to attend, will be Wednesday, Aug. 8 at the Loon Lodge, Route 4 south, from 7 to 9:30 a.m.

Anyone who has a special dietary need is urged to call in advance so restaurant staff can try to accommodate their needs. For more information, call 864-5666.

Pleasant Street Inn lauded

Pleasant Street Inn lauded

RANGELEY — Rangeley’s Pleasant Street Inn Bed & Breakfast was recently awarded the Certificate of Excellence from

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Tritt draws a crowd to Dallas Hill

Tritt draws a crowd to Dallas Hill

Story & Photos By Heidi Murphy Irregular Staff

RANGELEY — Despite dark skies, occasional thunder and rain that fell just as the gates opened at 3:30, Saturday’s Travis Tritt concert at the Rangeley Region Health and Wellness Pavilion was a real crowd pleaser.

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“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…

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

Outdoor Sporting Heritage Days – Tuesday, August 14th in Oquossoc

“A celebration of Maine’s sporting life”, is what members of the Rangeley Region Guides and Sportsmen’s Association call Outdoor Sporting Heritage Day. They will host this outdoor celebration for the 16th consecutive year on Tuesday, August 14th from 9:00 to 4:00 at their clubhouse on Old Skiway Road in Oquossoc. Modeled after an old fashioned frontier rendezvous, it features fishing, hunting and trapping with 25 sporting and conservation exhibitors, educational lectures and demonstrations, activities for youngsters, archery and shotgun demonstrations.

RRG&SA Receives Letter of Thanks from MIF&W

The Club (specifically Sherri Oldham) received a special letter of thanks for their efforts hosting the 2012 Moose Lottery Festival.