Simply Hair

OTELCO welcomes one of our newest business customers, Simply Hair in Gray. Lynn Bryant and Wendy Verrill, both formerly of Fonda’s Salon in Gray, have opened Simply Hair, a new salon at 15 Main Street in Gray.  Lynn brings 17 years of experience and Wendy 27 to their venture.  The salon opened on September 1 and, for now, is open from 9 to 5 on Tuesday and Wednesday, 9 to 3 on Thursday, and 9… Read more »


Check out this great informational resource! The Maine Office of the Public Advocate publishes a magazine called Ratewatcher that’s filled with valuable information about everything communications. Aside from information about all the carriers in the state, there are some great emergency preparedness tips, information about the various wireless companies in Maine, and a great look at where broadband is headed in the State. You may view the Summer 2015 Edition  and if you choose, can… Read more »


Cat Coalition of Western Maine (CCOWM) is a group of compassionate people joining forces to better the lives of feral felines in our communities through trapping, spay & neuter programs, and education. Currently we have a large number of kittens and need your help with supplies. We will gladly accept everything from kitten milk to wet kitten food to wee-wee pads. For a full list of items visit and search for Wish list Cat Coalition…. Read more »

An Afternoon at the Ballpark

While it may not have been the best day for the Portland Sea Dogs, as they were shut out for the second day straight, June 7 was a lovely day for OTELCO staff, their families and friends who attended the game and were treated to a picnic lunch. As the Wi-Fi provider at Hadlock, OTELCO was invited to the game day picnic, and given the opportunity to select a designee to throw a ceremonial first pitch… Read more »

Lights, Camera, Action!

Our Pineland Campus office was quite busy on May 19 as a WMTW film crew converged on the Pine Tree conference room to shoot a new TV Ad. In the process of filming, two stars were born. Lorri Hall, Services Manager for one of our best clients, the law firm of Norman Hanson and Detroy, was kind enough to provide an on-camera customer testimonial, and our Business Customer Service Manager, Lisa Rideout provided the voice… Read more »