Raffle to Support Maine Envirothon for High School Students

Submitted by Izzy Warren on February 10, 2014 - 3:00pm
Linked from: Bangor Daily News

After fiery debate, Maine House votes to advance $40 million restoration of revenue sharing

Submitted by Izzy Warren on February 10, 2014 - 2:58pm
Linked from: Bangor Daily News

PAWS and PETS Collaborating for You !

Submitted by Izzy Warren on February 10, 2014 - 1:32pm

PAWS is compiling a waiting list for spays and neuters. You can call Sandy at 207.965.8547 or 207.943.3131. You will be added to the list in the order of your call. The cost for this will be only $15.00. We will do as many as we can but it is limited. Please spay/neuter your pet and help put an end to homeless animals !

If you have a female cat that needs to be spayed there are spots available in early February thru PETS. Call Mary Shapleigh as soon as possible 207.564.8092 to reserve a place for your pet. The cost is between $25.00 and $30.00 !!!

Party Change Announcement by Joseph Legere

Submitted by Izzy Warren on February 9, 2014 - 10:21pm

" I believe that running as an Independent candidate, I will be able to better represent everyone in my district. Republicans and Democrats alike can come to me anytime they want to express their interests and concerns. They always could before, but maybe as an Independent people will open up a bit more."

February, 2014 New Article

Milo Library News
Submitted by Annette Banker on February 8, 2014 - 10:45am

Milo Free Public Library News Article

by Rochelle Williams

February, 2014

Bangor Savings Bank Foundation has started its annual grant making initiative, Community Matters More.Through this charitable program, the bank offers all Maine residents the opportunity to weigh in on how best to allocate $100,000 it has pledged to 68 non-profit organizations.  The voting period takes place during the month of February, with winners announced in April.  The Milo Library will be a write in on the ballot.  You can either come into the library and cast your vote or vote online at www.bangor.com/cmm.  We at the library would appreciate your vote.  Thank you in advance.

We are adding to our magazine collection the following:

The Family Handyman and the Herb Quarterly

Hopefully both will be useful to our patrons.

NOW – for some of the New Books that have arrived:

Kristin Von Kreisler              An Unexpected Grace

Hiraide Takashi                    The Guest Cat

Robert Knott                        Robert B. Parker’s Bull River                                                      

Lisa Gardner                        Fear Nothing

Dick Wolf                            The Execution

Tom Clancy                         Command Authority

Robin Cook                         Cell

Laura Childs                        Eggs In A Casket

Julie Kramer                        Delivering Death

Bernard Cornwell                  The Pagan Lord

Jennifer Chiaverini                Mrs. Lincoln’s Rival                                                                   

Sue Monk Kidd                    The Invention of Wings

Martha Grimes                     The Way Of All Fish

Anna Quindlen                     Still Life With Bread Crumbs

Lisa Unger                           In The Blood

Fern Michaels                      Forget Me Not

Stuart Woods                      Standup Guy

Jane Ann Krentz                  River Road

James Patterson                  First Love

Robert Gates                       Duty (Memoirs of a Secretary at War)

Charles Todd                       Hunting Shadows

Mary Jane Clark                   The Old Black Magic

Suzanne Brockmann            Do or Die

James Patterson                  Private L.A.

Phillip Margolin                    Worthy Brown’s Daughter

More new books are on their way.


Questions!!  Call 943-2612 or e-mail us at milolibrary@trcmaine.org

Winter hours in effect

Monday, Wednesday and Friday

1 PM – 7 PM

Saturday:  10 AM - Noon

In speech, Governor says he won’t veto revenue sharing, spars with Jackson

Submitted by Izzy Warren on February 8, 2014 - 6:50am
Linked from: Bangor Daily News

ITS82S is closed due to logging

Submitted by Izzy Warren on February 1, 2014 - 5:14pm

A reminder that ITS82S is closed due to logging !

Trail is closed at the junction of 82/83 on the back side of Schoodic to Milo.

Access to Milo can be done via the Lakeview Trail into Brownville..then get on the 110 connector to Milo/Sebec.

Ride Safe!

Another Investment in Your Community by Bangor Savings Bank

Submitted by Izzy Warren on February 1, 2014 - 4:02pm

Bangor Savings Bank is offering a simple way to show some love for your favorite non-profits during the month of February and all it takes is a bit of your time. We are looking to you, our community, to assist us in distributing $100,000 to charitable organizations in Maine. Last year, more than 80,000 of you supported non-profits of all types and sizes by voting in the Bangor Savings Bank Foundation’s Community Matters More grant-making initiative.

A total of 68 grants will be awarded to the organizations listed on the ballot and to the top 20 write-in recipients. The organizations in each of the eight regions (including write-ins) that get the most votes will receive $5,000 each. The remaining 60 organizations will each receive $1,000.

The 2014 Community Matters More voting takes place during the month of February, beginning February 1 and ending February 28. Winners will be announced in April.

It’s easy to vote for your favorite non-profits by visiting Community Matters More or stopping by any of our 57 branches statewide.

A complete list of voting guidelines and eligibility requirements for write-in nominations are available at www.bangor.com/cmm.

The success of this annual initiative is made possible because of the commitment Mainers have to their communities and the important role non-profits play in our state.

As Maine’s largest independent bank, Bangor Savings Bank is committed to being a strong community partner and a good neighbor throughout Maine.

We need your help to make Community Matters More a success, so please cast your votes today!

Thank You!

Bangor Savings Bank Foundation