PATTEN, Maine — Congressman Mike Michaud’s office announced his staff will be available from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 20, at the Patten Town Office, 21 Katahdin St. Susan Cerini, from Michaud’s Bangor office, will be available to meet with Mainers on issues they are facing with federal agencies and to discuss services available through his office. For more information, questions or set up an appointment, call 942-6935.

Family farm open in Windsor

WINDSOR, Maine — Emma’s Family Farm Open will take place from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, July 24, 135 Windsor Neck Road in Windsor. Bring your camera for an easy walking tour that offers sights for all generations. You will see various breeds of heritage turkeys, Pekin and Khaki Campbell ducks, Americana and Rhode Island Red laying hens and pullets, two varieties of meat chickens and chicks, pigs, beef cattle and guardian donkeys Ozzie and Molly. Ozzie loves children, Molly loves adults. Take this opportunity to see where the animals live, what they eat and how the farm helps them grow on their pastures. The farm raises all of animals on pasture on the 70 acre farm located in Windsor Maine. The farm will gladly answer any questions about its practices. For more information, call 445-2141 or email

Red Cross to hold fundraiser in Caribou

CARIBOU, Maine — The Pine Tree Chapter of the American Red Cross will be racing to save a life at 6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 27, at Spud Speedway in Caribou. The race is looking to the community for financial support. The Red Cross along with event sponsors will draw raffle items during the event which will feature two death-defying car crashes by Maine stunt driver Jim Moreau of Bangor. Proceeds from the event will be donated to the American Red Cross. For more information, call 493-4620, ext. 108.