Hello All,

It’s been pretty nice most of all outside. The flowers are getting budded out, the flowering bushes and flowering trees so pretty. The leaves just seem to pop out so quick. It’s nice. Love this time of year. But the humidity always ruins it for me. Life goes on.

Get well to those that have been having bouts of the flu. Wearing masks so much for the kids has been hard and it seems like they are getting sick now. Be well soon.

Town Cleanup Day

On Saturday, May 28. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. See the Town Office for what cannot be thrown away that needs to go to the Recycling Center. They have a list: 568-3907.


Happy 35th anniversary to Rusty and Cindy Higgins!!! Happy 22nd anniversary to Brian and Darlene Ginn!!! Happy 11th anniversary to Jen and Derek Larrabee!!! Happy sixth anniversary to Barry and Sarah Peabody!!!


Happy 58th birthday to Timmy Abbott!!! Enjoy that retirement!

Memorial Day Parade

In Unity with the Legion and Auxiliary at the Town Office at 9 a.m. Be there to participate, just show up at 8:30 a.m. to be involved. For info Randy Parker, 323-3412.

Auxiliary news

The Officers of Benjamin Berry Unit 50 are President Sheila Moody,  First Vice President Suzanne Mann, Second Vice President Claire Hamilton, Secretary/Historian Billie-Jo Bishop,  Treasurer Sharon Spaulding, Chaplain Phyllis Pooler, Sergeant at Arms Cindy Sousa, and Jan Cropley, Executive Committee. Hope they have a nice year.

From Diana

The Thorndike Mill Project needs help, needs volunteers, carpenters or any help welcome. Just show up when someone is there. Email is thorndikemillmaine@gmail com.

Pleasant Hill Cemetery Association

The appeals letters have been mailed out and hopefully will get some response. Donations to help with the upkeep there at the cemetery. Steve and Kim Holmes have been busy cutting brush/branches to clear it for better use. Thanks to them; it is not fun with the black flies.

Mount View High School

A fundraiser for the class of 2022 is still ongoing with raffle tickets for the Polaris Sportsman 450 4-wheeler. It can be seen at Chase Toys. Drawing June 1. Only $10 each ticket. Kathy Munro and Amy Brown have tickets, too.

Over the Hill Lavender

Happy birthday to Pollyanna Sorensen!! They are planting lavender plants, herbs for teas or medicinal use, catnip, and more. The lavender did not winter good, but some growth is seen. Hoping it will be a good season for them. Heidi will have knee surgery again soon next month.


Marilyn Schofield hopefully will be home soon. A tick bite made her very sick.

Need memorial flowers?

My Sister and I in Thorndike has some very pretty arrangements for the cemetery. They are open Tuesday through Sunday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. They have new items in the shop as well.

Celebration of life

On Saturday, June 25, at 12:30 p.m. for Philip “Catfish” Kenney at Unity Field of Dreams. Please contact Connor Larrabee, his daughter, to help with the Pot Luck or help in any way.


A raffle for a little boy, Zachary, who has cancer is going on now at Mount View Elementary School. Contact the school for tickets or Kristi Braley. The Elementary office and High School also have tickets. Drawing on June 3. $5 each or 5/$20.

Freedom Congregational Church

Ham Supper coming up on Saturday, June 4, 4:30-6 p.m.

Until next week,

I hope you have a nice week. Enjoy the weekend. Be happy, be kind always.


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