October 2013

WINTER WEATHER PREPAREDNESS

  “WINTER WEATHER PREPAREDNESS:  IN NORTHERN NEW ENGLAND, EVERYONE IS POTENTIALLY AT RISK DURING WINTER STORMS AND COLD WEATHER. THE ACTUAL THREAT TO YOU DEPENDS ON YOUR SPECIFIC SITUATION, THE AMOUNT OF RISK YOU’RE WILLING TO TAKE, AND HOW PREPARED YOU ARE FOR THE POSSIBILITY THAT SOMETHING MAY GO WRONG.  BASED ON STATISTICS, THE MAJORITY […]

Freeport High School Fall Fundraisers

The Annual Freeport High School Fall Fundraisers are ON!  Each High School class is selling a different holiday item to raise funds for annual student activities, including Prom and Project Graduation. The Freshman class is selling pies, the Sophomore class poinsettias, the junior class wreaths and the Senior class citrus.  Look for sale tables on […]

DURHAM FIRE & RESCUE FUND RAISER

  DURHAM FIRE & RESCUE FUND RAISER You can still buy Tickets!! Winners are chosen every day of November. Durham Fire & Rescue in conjunction with Cabela’s is hosting their Annual Gun Raffle. Tickets are $20.00 each. Odds of winning are 1 in 100. Tickets are limited to 3000. A raffle ticket name will be drawn each day […]

November Delivering on the Mission

Dear Parents, Community Members, and Staff, PLEASE VOTE… absentee ballots are available now at your town office!  As you are aware, our citizens will vote on much needed high school renovations on November 5th.  There have been extensive communication efforts to educate taxpayers about the needs and cost of these upcoming votes.  If you would […]

Tax Acquired Property Sale

Tax Acquired Property Sale Notice of Tax Sale The Town of Durham intends to sell the following Property Tax foreclosed property: Map 8, Lot 22A. Bids are due at the Town Office by February 7, 2017 at 4:00pm.  Minimum Bid Price: $ 21,635.00. For more info www.durhamme.com, or call 353-2561, ext. 10.  

THE ELATED TASTEBUD

THE ELATED TASTEBUD   An afternoon of holiday recipe sampling   A gift for our community from the Freeport Seventh Day Adventist church 63 Pownal Road Freeport Maine, 04032 beside the Pine Tree Academy   SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 10,2013 FROM 1-4 p.m.   Our gift includes:   delicious holiday food sampling recipes to take home a craft […]

Health Alert from Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention

Health Alert from Maine Center for Disease  Control and Prevention   The Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention (Maine CDC) is investigating a case of hepatitis A virus (HAV) infection that has been traced to a community event in Durham. A person infected with HAV prepared and served food at the Durham Friends Meetinghouse on Saturday, September […]

CRAFTER’S WANTED

CRAFTER’S WANTED!!! Annual Craft Fair—November 16th            Crafters wanted!!!  The Durham PTA (Parent Teacher Association) is having its third annual craft fair on November 16th from 9 to 2. Tables are $20 if payment is received by November 1st.  All tables purchased after November 1st will be $25.  For more information please contact Laurel Gervais at […]

AMVETS Looking for New Members

AMVETS Post 13 in Durham needs members:    Are you a veteran or do you know one? Want to belong to an organization that supports other veterans, families and the local community. Your experience is why we are free today and you’ve earned to right to join the American Veterans organization. Become a member and tell […]

November 5th Referendums

Absentee Ballots for the Freeport High School Renovation Bond Referendums and State Bond Referendums are available beginning October 5th, 2013. These are two different bond ballots.  To request  absentee ballots come in or call Town office at 353-2561. Every voter that wants a ballot must request their own ballot. Deadline to request Absentee ballots is October 31, […]