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Lewiston's Clean-Up Assistance Week Scheduled for April 20 - 27

The City of Lewiston will provide “2013 Clean-Up Assistance Week” from April 20 through April 27, 2013, at the City’s Solid Waste Facility, 424 River Road. During that week, the City will waive tip fees and use of the Punch Pass. In addition to the facility’s regular hours of operation (7:15 a.m. – 2:45 p.m., Monday thru Friday), the Solid Waste Facility will also be open on two (2) Saturdays, April 20 & 27, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  The facility will not be open on Sunday.

The clean-up assistance is for Lewiston residents only, and proof of residence (driver’s license, tax receipt, and/or utility bill) will be required.  Failure to provide proof of residency may result in the resident paying for waste material disposal. Tip fees will not be waived for commercial accounts, and that includes owners of multi-unit apartment buildings as defined in the City’s Code of Ordinances.

All materials to be disposed of must be separated, i.e.,

 

American Cancer Society Offers Unique Wedding Favors Program

American Cancer Society Offers Unique Wedding Favors Program

 

Are you getting married? The American Cancer Society’s Wedding Favors program offers couples a unique way to honor guests with beautiful scrolls or acknowledgement cards indicating that a donation has been made in place of traditional wedding favors. Customized with the name of a loved one lost to cancer or one currently undergoing treatment, our favors will add meaning to your big day. To learn more, visit: www.acsweddingscrolls.org

BikeMaine-- a 7-Day cycling event is the first in New England

BikeMaine-- a 7-Day cycling event is the first in New England

BikeMaine, a seven-day, 400 mile rolling celebration of Maine will run September 7 through 14. 

PHOTOS: Follow Tim Goff as he participates in #BikeMaine

The loop route, which begins and ends inOrono, will see cyclists camping in the following host communities: Orono, Dover-Foxcroft, Belfast, Castine, Bar Harbor (two nights) and Camp Jordan (Ellsworth).  A map of

Maine McDonald's High School All-Star Games

Maine McDonald's High School All-Star Games

In celebration of 25 years, you don't want to miss this year's EAST vs. WEST basketball action on Saturday, March 9 at Newman Gymnasium at Husson University in Bangor.

High school all-stars from across the state come together to put on a amazing show for you, complete with slam-dunk and foul shooting contests.

Your ticket is good for all Four action packed games.  Enjoy all the games with your friends, family and teammates!

All net proceeds benefit the Ronald McDonald House Charities® of Maine.