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Bobbie Allen’s Gardens On The Michaud Trail Available for New Caretaker

By Bobbie Allen on Sept. 27, 2016, at 11:25 a.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2016 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Location: Bobbie’s Gardens Plant and equipment Sale, Mike Michaud Trail, Millinocket, ME For more information: 207-723-1675 Due to continuing back issues the sole landscaper and maintenance person of the Mike Michaud Multi-use Trail in Millinocket, Bobbie Allen has to give up …
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Michaud Walking Path in Millinocket Needs Volunteers For Spring Cleanup

By Bobbie Allen on April 28, 2016, at 12:45 p.m.
Bobbie Allen Sole volunteer landscaper and fundraiser for the Michaud Walking Path is looking for volunteers that can help with downed tree removal, cutting down of trees that are dead, and general clean up for the spring cleanup. Men and women with chainsaws trucks/trailers, as well as high school students …
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Bobbie’s Gardens on the Michaud Trail Looking for Volunteers and Donations

By Bobbie Allen on March 30, 2016, at 12:40 p.m.
Bobbie Allen of Millinocket is the sole volunteer landscaper and fundraiser for the Michaud Trail in Millinocket which serves as walking/biking, and ATV/snowmobile access link. She is looking for volunteers to help with cleanup of fallen, broken, and dead trees along the trail in late April. Needed are men and …
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Veterans appreciation dinner held at Millinocket Elks Lodge 1521

By Bobbie Allen on Nov. 11, 2015, at 7:42 p.m.
MILLINOCKET, Maine — Members and officers of the Millinocket Elks Lodge 1521 held their annual veterans appreciation dinner for area veterans, their spouses, widows, widowers and current military members on Nov. 8. Approximately 72 people attended the meal cooked and served by Tim Beaulieu, Joyce Beaulieu, Lecturing Knight Rod Cyr …
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Fundraiser for the Michaud Trail in Millinocket Underway

By Bobbie Allen on June 08, 2015, at 10:17 a.m.
Bobbie Allen’s Gardens Along the Mike Michaud Multi-use Trail As the sole volunteer gardener and maintenance person along the Michaud Trail the fence project will go between the portions of the trail where ATV and walking trails run along side each other keeping the walkers/bicyclists, and others on the walking …
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Trail Damage Continues to Take Place on the Michaud Multi-use Trail in Millinocket

By Bobbie Allen on May 27, 2015, at 4:09 p.m.
After all the hard work that sole volunteer Bobbie Allen has put into the trail in Millinocket these past 5 years the trail is still plagued by those who do not care about other’s work. Each year damage is done by ATV rides, dirt bikers, kids on bicycles, and others …
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Fundraiser to Purchase and install Cedar post and rail fencing on two sections of the Mike Michaud Walking Trail

By Bobbie Allen on April 30, 2015, at 11:13 a.m.
Bobbie Allen a.k.a the Flower Lady is back into the swing of things this spring and is looking for people to help her with the cedar fence project for the Michaud Trail. She is “selling” portions of the fencing to “donors” and will have a commemorative acrylic plaque with the …
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GoFundMe Accounts Set Up For Two Millinocket Women

By Bobbie Allen on April 03, 2015, at 11:30 a.m.
Two young women in Millinocket have recently been diagnosed with cancer. 19 year old Cadie Boutaugh is a college freshman and has T Cell Lymphoma. She will be facing surgery and treatments while trying to continue to attend college classes. Her father Doug Boutaugh recently had cancer himself and is …
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Forest Ave entrance of the Michaud Trail where post fencing will be going.

The Flower Lady Keeper of the Mike Michuad Multi-use Trail Looking for Support for Project

By Bobbie Allen on March 20, 2015, at 2:21 p.m.
Bobbie Allen aka “The Flower Lady” has been the sole volunteer gardener and chief fundraiser for the Michaud Trail since 2011. This year’s extension to the project is a post fence along two sections of the trail. This is to eliminate damage to the walking path portion and to keep …
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Cancellation of Valentine’s Day Dance at Millinocket Elks Lodge 1521

By Bobbie Allen on Feb. 13, 2015, at 7:48 p.m.
Due to the impending storm the Valentine’s Day dance is cancelled saving the band from having to travel from the coast to perform. The Elks apologize for any inconvenience. This post was contributed by a community member. Submit your news →
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Spaghtti supper, Silent Auction, Cake Auction, 50/50 Raffle to Benefit Former Millinocket woman

By Bobbie Allen on Jan. 10, 2015, at 12:25 p.m.
Friday, Jan. 23, 2015 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Community Evangel Temple, Access Road, Lincoln, ME For more information: 207-731-5716 or 207-794-2823 LINCOLN, Maine — Fundraisers are taking place from now until January 23, 2015 where a benefit Spaghetti Supper and auctions will take place from 4-7 pm at …
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twin sisters Barbara Pinette Kimball and Bobbie Pinette Allen

Challenge to Help Barb Pinette Kimball

By Bobbie Allen on Dec. 30, 2014, at 4:17 p.m.
I am Barb’s twin sister and my family and I are having fund raisers to help her out financially when she has to be out of work 6-8 weeks after major surgery next month. Barb is a former resident of Millinocket and now a resident of Lincoln. She has been …
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Benefit Supper to be Held in Lincoln at Community Evangel Church

By Bobbie Allen on Dec. 26, 2014, at 2:15 p.m.
Fundraisers are taking place from now until January 23, 2015 where a benefit Spaghetti Supper will take place from 4-7 pm at the Community Evangel Church located on the Access Road in Lincoln for Lincoln resident and former Millinocket resident Barbara Pinette Kimball. Barb is a single lady who is …
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Millinocket Elks Kid’s Christmas Party Puts a Smile on Many a Child’s Face

By Bobbie Allen on Dec. 15, 2014, at 5:08 p.m.
On Sunday December 14, the Elks Annual Kid’s Christmas Party served over 200 parents/grandparents, and children hot dogs, popcorn, candy, and drinks. The children played Beano and won prizes. They also were all entered in door prizes contests. There were prizes for ages 1-3, 4-7, and 8-12 year old boys …
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Millinocket Elks Lodge to Hold Annual Christmas Parties

By Bobbie Allen on Dec. 04, 2014, at 4:27 p.m.
Millinocket Elks Lodge is getting ready to host their two Annual Christmas Parties at the Lodge on Aroostook Ave. The Senior Citizen’s Party serving all area seniors will be on Sunday December 7 from 1 to 3 pm. Dinner includes pork roast dinner and all the fixings. There will be …
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Annual Veterans Appreciation Dinner Held at Millinocket Elks Lodge 1521

By Bobbie Allen on Nov. 09, 2014, at 6:59 p.m.
On Sunday November 9 the Millinocket Elks put on their annual Veterans Appreciation Dinner at the Lodge. About 75 Veterans and their spouses and widows attended. The oldest Veteran was Goody Bradbury at 94 years young from World War II, Dana Brown, also from World War II at 93 years …
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Annual Veterans Appreciation Dinner to be Held at Millinocket Elks Lodge 1521

By Bobbie Allen on Oct. 29, 2014, at 3:36 p.m.
Sunday, Nov. 9, 2014 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Location: Annual Veterans Appreciation Dinner, Millinocket Elks Lodge 1521 213 Aroostook Ave , Millinocket, ME For more information: 207-731-5716 or 207-723-4207 Sunday November 9, 2014 the Millinocket Elks Lodge 1521 will be holding their annual Veterans Appreciation Dinner at 1 pm …
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Damage done to Michaud Trail

Sole Volunteer Gardener and Groundskeeper Angered by Damage Being Continually Done to Gardens and Boulder Dividers Along Michauld Trail In Millinocket

By Bobbie Allen on Sept. 24, 2014, at 7:01 p.m.
Bobbie Allen who is the only volunteer gardener and groundskeeper is fed up with the person or persons who have no respect for all the work she does. Damage has been done to plants that she just put many hours working on as well as them dismantling the rock garden …
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Fundraiser to benefit repairs to Michaud Trail in Millinocket

By Bobbie Allen on Sept. 23, 2014, at 10:14 p.m.
Bobbie Allen who is the only volunteer gardener and groundskeeper is fed up with the person or persons who have no respect for all the work she does. Damage has been done to plants that she just put many hours working on as well as them dismantling the rock garden …
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Fundraiser for Bobbie Allen’s Gardening Maintenance on the Mike Michaud Multi-Purpose Trail

By Bobbie Allen on Sept. 06, 2014, at 8:14 a.m.
Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Location: Vererans Memorial Park, Penobscot Ave, Millinocket, ME For more information: 207-731-5716 As times grow tougher for Millinocket, the Mike Michaud Multi-purpose Trail gardens built and maintained by volunteer Bobbie Allen continue to …