A lack of Old Home Week volunteers may mean no fireworks this year, according to the organization’s co-chair. The fireworks display annually draws residents and visitors to the lake from all points.
Area police departments warn there have been a number of daytime burglaries in several Carroll County towns and nearby communities in Maine. Freedom police chief Josh Shackford said the suspect seems to be roaming around Freedom, Ossipee, Effingham and parts of Maine. Law enforcement has a possible suspect but they don’t have enough evidence at this point to make his name public. Shackford said the suspect is being “hunted.”
A second violent incident at the rehabilitation center’s group homes prompts select board concerns.
Ossipee Lake Marina owner Kevin Price has complained to DES that rival Lakefront Landing Marina shouldn’t be selling boat slips until a permitting issue is resolved.