Town Offices Closed for Presidents Day

The Buxton Town Office will be closed on Monday, February 15, 2016 for the Presidents Day Holiday. The office will re-open on Tuesday, February 16, 2016 at 8:30 am. The Buxton Transfer Station will be closed on Tuesday, February 16,…
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Iowa Numbers

With the Iowa Caucuses behind us, we can take a look back and see what the numbers tell us. In particular, Buxton News is interested in which party is the most diverse and inclusive. With all of the votes tallied,…
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Volk Announces Re-Election Bid

Amy Volk has announced that she will be seeking a second term representing the people of Buxton, Gorham, and Scarborough in the Maine Senate. Volk was first elected to the Senate in 2014 following her two terms serving the people…
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Bonny Eagle Indoor Track

The regular season has ended for the Bonny Eagle Indoor Track Team. Many of the athletes have qualified for the regional and state meets. Buxton News has produced a video commemorating the season.

Buxton Town Office Hours MLK Day

The Buxton Town Office will be closed Monday, January 18, 2016 and the Buxton Transfer Station will be closed Tuesday, January 19, 2016 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. There will be no change to the curbside rubbish…
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Impeachment Effort Is A Clear Message

Paul LePage

The message from the professional politicians in Augusta is clear. “If you had a rough upbringing, if you struggled to get by, if you survived by your wits, you cannot be governor. Governing is only for the pampered and spoiled…
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Political Misdirection


Linda Valentino of Saco in a recent e-mail message has falsely laid claim to as her “new website”. While it would appear that a web site at that address would be an unbiased source of information about the Maine…
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Canal and Bar Mills Bridge Progress

Bridge Construction

The Canal Bridge and Bar Mills Bridge Construction process has been continuing through the fall and into winter. The work started at the Hollis end of the bridges and this is reflected in the deck construction that has already begun…
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How to Avoid Excessive Fines


Maine State Law requires that all dogs six months and older be licensed by January 31st of each calendar year. To license your dog you will need a valid Maine rabies certificate and altering certificate, if appropriate. You can get…
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