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12 years ago

Republican meeting

CARIBOU — Members of the Aroostook County Republican Committee will hold a meeting on Saturday Sept. 29 at 9 a.m. at the Caribou Inn and Convention Center. All registered and enrolled Aroostook Republicans are welcome to attend.

Apple Pie Contest coming up

LIMESTONE — Members of the Limestone-Caswell Historical Society will be holding their Second Annual Apple Pie Contest on Saturday, October 20 to determine who makes the best home made apple pie.

The competition takes place at the museum, located at 77 Access Highway in Limestone, and entries must feature homemade pies, size 8 or 9 inches.

A list of ingredients (in case of food allergies) should be brought to the museum before the judging begins at 1 p.m.

There are no short-cuts allowed in this competition, as pies made with store bought crusts and/or fillings will be disqualified.  

There will be three prizes awarded to bakers with pies earning the distinction of “Best Overall;” the three competition categories are the men’s division, women’s division and the 16-and-under division.

Entry forms can be picked up at Grammies Treasures, located at14 Main Street in Limestone.

Additional information about the annual Apple Pie Contest can be obtained by calling 325-4971 or 325-4937.