Candidates for Town Offices may file their declaration of candidacy with Michelle Beauchamp, Town Clerk, from Jan. 23 through Feb. 1.
Terms expiring for Town Offices include the following: Selectman — one for 3 years;
Town Clerk/Tax Collector — one for 3 years;
Treasurer — one for 1 year;
Fire Chief — one for 1 year;
Cemetery Trustee — one for 3 years;
Library Trustee — one for 3 years;
Budget Committee — one for 1 year; one for 2 years and one for 3 years;
Trustee of the Trust Fund — one for 3 years;
Planning Board — two for 3 years;
and Zoning Board of Adjustment — two for 3 years.
In addition, there are two 3-year opening on Milton School Board, and one-year openings for School District Clerk, School District Treasurer and School District Moderator, all single positions.
Filing may be done during regular business hours: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Thursday, 8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Also, Saturday, Jan. 26, 8 a.m. to noon, and Friday, Feb. 1, 8:30 to 5 p.m.
Moose Mountain Area Democrats are planning on celebrating the Inauguration on Monday, January 21, 2013 starting at 5pm at Poor People's Pub in Sanbornville. The PUB will host us in the back room where we'll have access to our own big screen TV to watch the events of the day and visit with friends. Please let us know a few days before if you will be able to join us as the Pub would like a count in case they need to have more wait staff available. It is also Martin L King holiday so it could be crowded. Join us and bring your friends! Call Susann Brown for info or to RSVP - 652-4306
In celebration of the the Inauguration of President Barack Obama, the Farmington Democratic Committee is hosting an Inaugural Ball in Farmington. The gala event will begin at 6:00 Pm on January 20th in the Farmington Recreation Center, 531 Main Street, and end at 9:00 PM.
Andrew Periale, former Rochester Poet Laureate and puppeteer will serve as the Master of Ceremonies and current Rochester Poet Laureate, Pat O’Brien, singer and songwriter, will perform some of her music for the Ball attendees. Dancing will round the evening. Hors D'oeuvres and finger foods will be available throughout the evening. Punch and sparkling ciders will also be served.
Tickets are $10.00 per person at the door, but only $8.00 per person if you reserve them in advance.
Special Donor sponsorships of the event are also available. Sponsorships must be ordered in advance. The options for event sponsorship are:
Name/Logo in the program: add $5.00
Name/Logo in the program and also posted on the website event page: add $10.00
Name/Logo in the program, on the website event page, and in the credits of the event video: add $15.00
Tickets can be reserved in online or by mailing your information and check to the Krasner Law Office, PO Box 637, Farmington, NH 03835. Please include your email address, the number of tickets you want to reserve, and your choice of sponsorship, if applicable. Indicate whether you will mail a check or pay at the door. We will email you a confirmation and tell you your ticket number. Your tickets will be waiting for you at the door.