Category archive: Community News

RFA presents annual Walk to Bethlehem on Dec. 9

RANGELEY – The Rangeley Friends of the Arts will present the 38th annual “Walk to Bethlehemâ€� on Sunday, Dec. 9. This unique event starts with caroling through the snowy streets followed by a family-oriented Christmas presentation of music, dance and drama highlighting the talent of local young people, and ends with a traditional nativity pageant […]

Phillips scout honored with Eagle rank

STRONG – Benjamin Fisher Butterfield of Phillips was presented Scouting’s highest honor during a ceremony held in Strong on Veterans Day Nov. 11. Scout leader Ken Flagg presented the Eagle Scout medal to Ben’s mother Sheila Butterfield which pinned the award to her son’s chest at the Strong Methodist Parish House. Ben had earned enough […]

Phillips man sentenced to 10 years for unlawful sexual contact

FARMINGTON – A Phillips man received a partially-suspended, 10-year prison sentence Tuesday in Franklin County Superior Court, having previously pleaded guilty to having unlawful sexual contact with two juveniles. Michael Harriman, 28 of Phillips, pleaded to two counts of unlawful sexual contact, both Class B felonies, on May 7. That arranged plea included a jointly-recommended […]

Albert Ellison Ford (1945-2018)

ROCHESTER, N.H. – Albert Ellison Ford, 73, of Wilton, passed away on Nov. 5, 2018.

Rangeley Lakes Chamber of Commerce to celebrate Small Business Saturday on Nov. 24

RANGELEY – The Rangeley Lakes Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce its designation as a “Neighborhood Championâ€� for the upcoming annual Small Business Saturday event on Nov. 24. Small Business Saturday was launched by American Express in 2010 to support local shops that make our communities strong and to encourage people to Shop Small […]

Annual Rangeley Congregational Church Holly Fair is Nov. 17

RANGELEY – The Barn of the Rangeley Congregational Church, on the corner of High Street and Pleasant Street in Rangeley will be full to the brim with crafts for holiday gift giving as the church holds its 25th Annual Holly Fair on Saturday, Nov. 17 from 10 am until 2 p.m. Back by popular demand […]

Ballroom dancing lessons offered at Moose Alley

RANGELEY – The Rangeley Friends of the Arts is offering Beginner Ballroom Dancing Lessons at Moose Alley for seven weeks beginning on Oct. 25. Instructor Val Zapolsky will teach ballroom basics – Foxtrot, Rhumba and Cha-Cha – while dancing to your favorite pop and classic rock tunes. The lessons are sponsored by the Rangeley Friends […]

October 17, 2018

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October 10, 2018

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Fourth annual Rangeley Regatta draws 150 students to Outdoor Heritage Museum

RANGELEY – On Sept. 28, more than 150 students converged on the Outdoor Heritage Museum to compete in the 4th annual Rangeley Regatta. The morning began with a slight rain falling which ended by the time Hebron Academy held off Gould Academy squad to claim their second consecutive Indian Rock Trophy as champions of the […]