the community news and information website for hancock county, maine

Business Today

  • Roof Shingling
    Old roof stripped, disposed of and reshingled ~ $220/sq! Call Ray Day Builders - 667-7019
    Ray Day Builders

  • Never to early to plan for spring!
    New lawn installation and existing lawn repair. Brick paver walkways and patios, hydro-seeding, retaining walls and more. 667-5808
    E. Skip Grindle & Sons

  • Providing Excellence in Design
    for Residential and Commercial Clients In Downeast Maine and beyond. Call Today 801-4000
    Fraser Associates Architects, PC

  • Let the Sun in and Keep the Cold out
    Integrity windows and doors by Marvin are available.
    EBS Building Supply

  • Our policy is your protection.
    At the Holmes Agency we will evaluate your your insurance needs and secure the best coverage at a fair price.
    The Holmes Agency

  • Doing it Right for 43 Years...
    Looking for a dependable vacuum cleaner or sewing machine? We specialize in what you are look for and we service what we sell in store.
    Sew and Save

[ More Business Today ]

Calendar

Banner
Banner
Banner
Banner

Latest

Franklin voters approve gun ownership resolution

Written by  Jacqueline Weaver Monday, April 01, 2013 at 4:28 pm
Franklin voters approve gun ownership resolution Photo By Jacqueline Weaver

FRANKLIN — Although there was some doubt the resolution would have any legal standing, the citizens of Franklin voted March 30 to preserve their right to bear arms.

The resolution approved at Town Meeting states that any federal and state laws or actions that would prohibit a right to bear arms would be invalid in Franklin.

The resolution, which was approved 30-10 on a written ballot, was proposed by Renee Trust.

In other action, voters at the municipal election March 29 re-elected Bob Fernald as town clerk, Robert Cossette as selectman, Hugh Hooper as tax assessor and Roy Gott as the town’s representative on the Regional School Unit 24 (RSU 24) Board.

In the one contested race incumbent Selectman Joey Smith won his seat 108-76 over rival candidate Dawn Carter.

Find in-depth coverage of local news in The Ellsworth American. Subscribe digitally or in print.


Jacqueline Weaver

Jacqueline Weaver

Jacqueline Weaver covers the eastern Hancock County towns of Lamoine through Gouldsboro as well as Steuben in Washington County. A New Hampshire native, she has vacationed in Maine for 25 years and has been with The American for three.

Website: ellsworthamerican.com
E-mail: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
comments powered by Disqus

This site contains copyrighted material. Reproduction without express written permission is forbidden.

For more information, please contact help@fenceviewer.com.