CHESTER – The tax rate has been officially set in Chester at a total of $25.17 per $1,000 of assessed home value. While the numbers were tentatively released on Thursday, Nov. 14, as reported by the Tri-Town Times, they were recently finalized by the state Department of Revenue Administration (DRA) and announced at the Thursday,
HAMPSTEAD – One of the things that struck Earl Metzler when he took over as Superintendent of the School Administrative Unit (SAU) 55 covering Hampstead and Timberlane school districts was the food service situation. It was a losing proposition, and going forward he knew the debt could not be carried forward on an annual basis.
Chris Goyette and Avery Becker took advantage of the “If You Come…We Will Build It” program on Saturday at the Hampstead Public Library. Engineers of all ages were invited to have fun building with construction materials provided and let their imaginations help construct whatever came to mind. Photo by Chris Paul