Unique Idea for Holiday Gift Giving

Submitted by Susan Worcester on November 17, 2017 - 9:31am

If you are looking for a unique gift for the person who seems to have everything, check out the attachment to this article. 200 copies of this book have already been sold this fall and 50 more are currently available. Pick one up at Simple Sacks in Brownville or contact Susan Worcester at susan.worcester@me.com or call her at 207-965-8070.

Long time teacher, Dave Caivano, has passed away

Submitted by Sethen on November 13, 2017 - 6:34pm

-Reposted from the Penquis Valley Schools Facebook Page-

This weekend, Penquis Valley lost a beloved staff member and friend. Long time teacher, Dave Caivano has passed away.

The loss of a friend can impact each of us in different ways. Because of this, we want to let you know that we will have help and support available for anyone who feels they need or want to talk about Dave tomorrow. If you feel this is the case, we ask that you please let your teacher or another caring adult know and help will be provided.

Please keep the family and MSAD41 community in your thoughts. Gina (Dave’s wife) has asked for us to kindly let people know that she appreciates all your... Read More

Penquis Valley Vendor/Craft Fair

Submitted by Sethen on November 9, 2017 - 9:11pm

Election results 2017: See how your town voted

Linked from: Bangor Daily News
Submitted by Sethen on November 9, 2017 - 7:46am

Mainers on Tuesday became the first state to expand Medicaid at the ballot box while sharply rejecting an effort to allow a developer to build a casino in York County. Voters also approved borrowing $105 million for infrastructure projects and voted to allow accounting changes to the state’s pension system.

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Penquis Valley Middle School contingent to run in Sunday’s Girls on the Run–Maine 5K

Linked from: Piscataquis Observer
Submitted by Sethen on November 7, 2017 - 5:22pm

Stuart Hedstrom • November 7, 2017

MILO — On Sunday morning a group of seven Penquis Valley Middle School girls and four coaches, together comprising what they believe is the only “Heart and Sole” team in Piscataquis County, will be traveling to the Pineland YMCA in New Gloucester to join their peers from across the state in taking part in the Girls on the Run–Maine 5K. The girls are not running for competition but instead to learn values such as confidence, character, care, connections and competence as they have trained together to run the 3.1 miles.

“This is the first year we have had this program,” Heart and Sole coach and Penquis Valley Middle School grade 7-8 English/language arts teacher Brenda Kain said on Nov... Read More

MSAD #41 Veterans Ceremony

Submitted by Sethen on November 6, 2017 - 10:22pm