The York County Emergency Management Agency will be hosting an Amateur Radio Technician class in partnership with the ARRL on January 19 and 20, 2019. "We are looking for new Ham Radio Operators to support our Emergency Communications Team." said David Francoeur of the York County Emergency Management Agency. "We are hoping to some day... Continue Reading →
Nomination papers are now available for the following elected positions in the Town of Limington, Maine. 1 Selectperson for a 3 year term2 Planning Board Members for 3 year terms1 Town Clerk, Tax Collector & Treasurer for a 3 year term1 Davis Memorial Library Trustee for a 4 year term1 Davis Memorial Library Trustee for... Continue Reading →
The Town of Buxton is accepting applications for an experienced Mechanic in their Public Works Department. The Town Mechanic is responsible for the ongoing maintenance of the Public Works fleet of vehicles and other town vehicles as requested, and must be experienced in the operation of dump trucks, trailers, heavy equipment, snowplows and sanders. The Town Mechanic... Continue Reading →
Buxton News is maintaining a list of Christmas and New Year hours for area town halls, town facilities, and services. Buxton Trash Pickup Curbside trash pickup will only change for the scheduled Tuesday routes. That route will be picked up on Friday, December 28, 2018 and Friday, January 4, 2019 instead. There will be no... Continue Reading →
A rabies vaccination clinic for dogs, cats, and other small pets will be held at Andy's Agway on Cole Farm Road in Dayton, Maine on January 5, 2019 from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. The cost is $10.00 per animal. Dogs must be on a leash, other animals must be in carriers. Veterinary services will... Continue Reading →
A free Christmas Dinner will be held for all at the Buxton Center Baptist Church, 938 Long Plains Road, Route 22, Buxton, Maine on Tuesday, December 25, 2018. Dinner will be served from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm. For more information call 207-929-3011 or 207-929-3060.
Jean Harmon, Buxton Selectman Buxton Selectman Jean Harmon is scheduled to face Misdemeanor Assault charges in the new year. The charges stem from an alleged assault on Buxton's Solid Waste Manager, Greg Heffernan, outside of the Buxton Town Offices. Mrs. Harmon's arraignment is scheduled for January 9, 2019 at 8:30 am in Courtroom #1 of... Continue Reading →
Local veterans who have passed will be honored by the laying of wreaths on their graves at the South Buxton Cemetery (Woodman Section) on Saturday, December 15, 2018 starting at 11:30 am. Each December on National Wreaths Across America Day, our mission to Remember, Honor and Teach is carried out by coordinating wreath-laying ceremonies at... Continue Reading →
The holiday season is here, and the American Red Cross wants everyone to stay safe from home fires as they decorate their homes for the upcoming festivities. Decorations like trees, lights and candles increase the risk of home fires during the holidays—with Christmas, New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day being the top three days... Continue Reading →
The Buxton Fire-Rescue Department will be conducting a live fire training session on Saturday, December 8, 2018 beginning at 7:00 am. Equipment and personnel will be deployed in the area of 593 Long Plains Road, Buxton. During the training event, Long Plains Road will be reduced to one lane traffic.