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Philip Allen Pinkham (1944-2020)

PHILLIPS – Philip Allen Pinkham “Phil”, 75, of Phillips, passed away peacefully on Tuesday morning, Jan. 28, 2020. Phil was born on June 23, 1944, the son of Charles Philip Pinkham and Nellie Pinkham. He was educated in the schools of Strong. In 1966, he was drafted into the U.S

Results of the Rangeley Annual Chili/Chowder Cook-Off

RANGELEY – The Rangeley Lakes Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the winners of the 27th Annual Chili/Chowder Cook-Off, which took place Thursday evening, Jan. 23, at The Gingerbread House in Oquossoc. The annual event is sponsored by the Rangeley Lakes Chamber of Commerce and Budweiser Beer and is the kick-off event of Snodeo […]

Poetry Out Loud student art exhibit reception is Feb. 15

RANGELEY – Rangeley Lakes Regional School High School Students recently participated in the national Poetry Out Loud competition held at the RFA Lakeside Theater. As part of their participation in the event, each student created a piece of art in response to their poem. These original artworks will be displayed alongside the poems in an […]

Rangeley Public Library’s 22nd annual spaghetti supper fundraiser

RANGELEY – The Rangeley Public Library will host its 22nd annual spaghetti supper fundraiser on Feb. 15; all money raised benefits the RPL. From 5 p.m. to 7 p.m

Fifth annual True Stories & Tall Tales is Jan. 25

PHILLIPS – Plans for the 5th annual True Stories & Tall Tales are now getting underway at the Phillips Area Community Center. The event will take place on Jan. 25 at 5 p.m., starting with a potluck supper followed by stories at 6 p.m. On the tale menu is Winona Davenport, storyteller, author, reporters and […]

Sandra J. Philbrick (1938-2019)

LEWISTON – Sandra J. Philbrick, 81, of Lewiston and Rangeley, passed away on Monday, Dec. 30, with her loving family at her side at Central Maine Medical Center. She is survived by her companion of 32 years, Norris True of Lewiston, her children: Diana Goodwin of Lewiston, Dona Poissonnier and her husband Bruce of Anson, […]

Phillips woman arrested on burglary charge

WILTON – A Phillips woman was arrested last week on a burglary charge, with police alleging that she stole items from a residence she had been hired to clean. Janessa Thomas, 29 of Phillips, was arrested on the charge of burglary, a Class B felony, as well as theft by unauthorized taking, a Class C […]

RFA presenting The Kitchen Table on Feb. 15

RANGELEY – Who doesn’t have a story to tell, and what better place than at The Kitchen Table to tell that story? The RFA Lakeside Theater will play host to an evening of personal storytelling on Feb. 15, beginning at 7 p.m.

A solstice freeze

A buck has lost part of his rack in Rangeley. (Jim Knox)

Non-profits now able to use RFA Lakeside Theater for free

RANGELEY – The Rangeley Friends of the Arts has again received a generous grant from the Morton-Kelly Charitable Trust to allow local, Rangeley Region-based non-profit, charitable or civic organizations to host their events at the RFA Lakeside Theater at no cost. The theater spaces include the Auditorium with comfortable seating for up to 181, with […]

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