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Safety concerns postpones Halloween Open House on Lebanon

Due to safety concerns with snow banks, limited parking and icy conditions at the rescue station; we are postponing tonight’s Halloween Open House until tomorrow.

We will be open from 5pm until 7pm, but will stay as long as there are kids still there to make up for tonight!

The melting snow is also expected to refreeze tonight. We apologize for any inconvenience but want to make sure that all kids can attend the event safely.

Rescue crews will also be out today and tonight doing well being checks on people without power and known medical concerns.

The rescue volunteers have been out since 6pm last night handling over 15 medical calls and accidents.

Accidents Due to Icy Roads - Lebanon

Accidents Due to Icy Roads - Lebanon

 

The Lebanon Rescue Department, Maine State Police and Lebanon Fire Department responded to two accidents Friday morning, October 28th. The first accident was reported just prior to 5:30am and was located on Carl Broggi Highway near Blaisdell Corner Road with injuries. While enroute to that location, a second accident occurred on Carl Broggi Highway near Goulet Auto.

In the first accident, a Ford Explorer Sport trak rolled over after hitting black ice and landed in the ditch in front of  Triple J Feeds on Carl Broggi Highway near the intersection of Blaisdell Corner Road. When crews arrived on scene they located the Explorer on its roof in the ditch.

Southernmost Maine Holds Last Views of Foliage Color

Southernmost Maine Holds Last Views of Foliage Color

Central and southernmost Maine are the best locations to see colorful foliage through the weekend, according to the final 2011 fall foliage report from the Maine Department of Conservation (MDOC).

Maine fall foliage conditions for Oct. 19.
Credit: Maine Department of Conservation.
Maine Forest Service and state park rangers are reporting past peak leaf color in each of the state's seven tracking zones, but pockets of remarkable color can still be seen in the Kennebec Valley region along Route 201 and in Cumberland and York counties in southern Maine.

Get Your Broderson Award Tickets-A Celebration of Commercial Artists from the State of Maine

Get Your Broderson Award Tickets-A Celebration of Commercial Artists from the State of Maine

We are thrilled to have the 2011 show at the historic State Theatre hosted by Myq Kaplan of Last Comic Standing fame. Purchase your tickets and enjoy a night of fine commercial art, good food and even better laughs!

Individual tickets, six or eight top tables available. Hour d’oeuvres are included for both, with drink service at tables only. There will be a cash bar for both.

Purchased tickets can be picked up at the Broderson’s gallery at 611 Congress Street before the show.

See you there!

 

Deatils at Brodersons.com

 

Questions?
Email your questions to:
info@maineadclub.com

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Western Maine Resort Towns, Downeast Coast Displaying Peak Foliage

Western Maine Resort Towns, Downeast Coast Displaying Peak Foliage

AUGUSTA, Maine - Peak foliage color has reached Rangeley, Farmington, Bethel, and the downeast coast, according to the fifth 2011 fall foliage report from the Maine Department of Conservation (MDOC).
 
Maine fall foliage conditions for Oct. 12. Credit: Maine Department of Conservation.
Currently, Maine Forest Service and state park rangers are observing peak leaf color, or at least 75 percent color change, in the western lakes and mountains region, covering the towns of Rangeley, Kingfield, Farmington, Rumford and Bethel. Peak color is also being reported along the downeast coast from Bucksport to Eastport and in interior Hancock and Washington counties.