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About kezarlife

I am a year-round resident of Lovell, owner of Kezar Realty ( and enjoy the variety of experiences that living in western Maine offers. Numerous lakes, ponds and mountains provide the opportunity to enjoy the outdoors every day. Married to Rondi we have two children. Ben is a Sergeant in the US Marines and with his wife Cassandra, son Jackson and daughter Reagan, live in Virginia. Ben's most recent deployment was to Afghanistan. Anna is a graduate of Fryeburg Academy, has studied in Beijing, China as well as Taiwan and now attends Hunter College in NYC where she is enrolled in their Chinese Flagship Program. I am active in many local organizations including the Charlotte Hobbs Memorial Library, Lovell Historical Society, Old Home Days, Lovell 5k Run, the Gasping Gobbler, the Tour de Lovell and the Brick Church for the Performing Arts. I also serve as President-elect of the Western Maine Board of Realtors. Please visit for up-to-date real estate listings and information on western Maine! Stan Tupaj

Charlotte Hobbs Memorial Library and COVID-19

COVID-19 has wreaked death and economic destruction around the globe. All communities have been impacted, even here in rural western Maine. Uncertainty abounds regarding the upcoming summer tourist season. Here in Lovell, we have been living with a ‘stay in … Continue reading

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LCpl Jordan C. Haerter

April 22nd is a very important date in our family. In honor of Cpl Jonathan T. Yale and LCpl Jordan C. Haerter, I am reprinting a KezarLife post from August 2017. Please take a moment to read the extraordinary story … Continue reading

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2020 Kezar Lake Ice-Out

In any spring season other than this one, ice-out on your local lake or pond is always a big topic of discussion. Now, with all of the crazy stuff going on in the world today, one may be excused for … Continue reading

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A Maine Farmer and His Tools

Many people who know my father-in-law, Albert Stearns, are familiar with his great stories of life on the family farm in West Lovell. However, not everyone is aware of his great collection of tools that were a necessary part of … Continue reading

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Governor Mills — Emergency Declaration

Governor Announces Significant Recommendations & Signs Civil Emergency Proclamation to Respond to COVID-19 in Maine Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page.   Governor Announces Significant Recommendations & Signs Civil Emergency Proclamation to Respond to COVID-19 … Continue reading

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2020 Lovell Town Meeting

On Saturday March 7th, Lovell residents once again came together in the historic Town Hall for the Annual Town Meeting. Sixty people were in attendance for the three-hour meeting. The meeting started with Jon Bliss elected as moderator. With the … Continue reading

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Toys for Tots

Kezar Realty is proud to serve as a collection point for this year’s ‘Marine Toys for Tots Program’. You can drop off unwrapped toys here at the office (224 Main Street, Lovell). If no one is here, feel free to … Continue reading

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