WATERVILLE — Dances, food, music and fashion show will be on display at Thomas College’s International Club’s Harvest festival at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 29, at Thomas College, Summit Room. Students from the International Club at Thomas College will be hosting their annual International Harvest Festival.The event’s goal is to… Read More
CAMDEN —  On Saturday, Nov. 17, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., the John Street United Methodist Church will once again host a Craft Fair where local artisans can rent space to display their work to the public.  Customers are pleased with the wide selection of items for… Read More
    BANGOR — The Annual Snowman Fair at Hammond Street Congregational Church will be held from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17 at 28 High Street. For sale will be holiday-themed, hand-crafted items, jewelry, books, food and much more. Includes home-cooked lunch and silent auction. Free admission. Read More
NOTES FROM A CORNER OF THE COUNTRY
Lewis Carroll, who wrote Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, thought a lot about elections. A mathematician as well as a writer, he disliked plurality elections.  The candidate winning the most votes, but less than a majority, would have been rejected by most voters.  That could happen with… Read More
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