Event shows Victorian Christmas traditions

Event shows Victorian Christmas traditions

People were able to venture back in time for a Victorian Christmas at the Mall over the weekend. They created Victorian Ornaments and learned about Victorian Christmases, while sampling Figgie pudding and Sugar plums. Displays ranged from Traditional Victorian Attire to a model car and carriage. Kim Smith organized the event and wanted to show people from the area that while many things change, many remain the same.

An agreement between McCains Foods and EFD makes staffing easy at the firehouse

An agreement between McCains Foods and the Easton Fire Department enables employees who serve as firefighters the ability to leave work when needed to respond to a call. Richard Wark, Fire Instructor for the Maine Fire Service Institute, says it's a unique plan, making Easton's volunteer fire department one of the few in the state that's fairly well staffed.

A few minutes can make a big difference when trying to escape a fire

Chief Darrell White of the Presque Isle Fire Department says sprinkler systems can make a big difference and save lives.

Going green to save some green in Limestone

Going green to save some green! That's what the folks over at the Limestone Water and Sewer District are doing. A presentation was held earlier today to unveil their solar panel project. Chuck Kelley, trustee for the district, says construction got underway last fall and was completed this winter.

 

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