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The Story of Severance Lodge

The story of Lovell in the 20th century cannot be told without a considerable amount of attention paid to Severance Lodge. Located on the eastern shore of Kezar Lake’s Middle Bay, Severance Lodge has majestic views up and down the … Continue reading

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Recently published, ‘our kezar’ collects images taken by three photographers, all with long-times to Kezar Lake, Lovell and western Maine. Starting with Spring, the photos are grouped by the four seasons and capture scenes that are both familiar yet presented … Continue reading

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Farewell to Willie Don

Woke up this morning to the news that William Donald Schaefer, former Mayor of Baltimore and both Governor and Comptroller of Maryland, passed away at age 89. When we moved to Maryland in 1984, Mr. Schaefer’s reign as Mayor was … Continue reading

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A Rope and a Prayer–II

Author, and Fryeburg Academy graduate, David Rohde’s discussion of his book on Monday evening to a large audience was informative and enjoyable. Co-author and spouse, Kristen Mulvihill, was scheduled to attend but a sprained ankle and a sick daughter kept … Continue reading

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A Rope and a Prayer

It is only a coincidence that I’m reading two consecutive books about men who were held in captivity during a war (see Unbroken). I have had A Rope and a Prayer on my radar screen since it was published last … Continue reading

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