“O Christmas Tree”



One of my fondest memories is Christmas at Grandma’s house.  She loved to decorate. Holly, Juniper, Balsam Fir, and White Pine boughs would be brought inside to decorate the mantle, the bay window and also to make swags for the doors.  The smell of balsam this time of year still brings vivid memories of Grandma […]

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Thanksgiving Day Leftovers



Like most people after you have cooked, served, and eaten the big meal for Thanksgiving, you probably will want to take a nap or relax and enjoy time spent with friends and family. What to do with all of the leftovers may not be a priority right away, but you will get hungry again. If […]

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Blood Drive – October 15th



As part of our community outreach program, Cheney Insurance will be hosting our first blood drive on October 15th from 10:00 to 3:00.  Brittany Carter, our community outreach coordinator, has organized this fantastic event with the help of the American Red Cross. Along with awesome raffle prizes from Crystal McLain Arts, Se Vende, and Main […]

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Vacationing at your house?



Maine has been known by the slogan Vacationland since 1936 when it first appeared on the Maine license plate.  Those of us who live here agree that Maine is a great vacation destination. With the influx of vacationers opportunities for our many local businesses and entrepreneurs increase. Vacationers stay at campgrounds, hotels, inns and B&Bs, […]

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