June 16, 2017 RSS feed / Local

Hope woman indicted on manslaughter for role in crash killing Woolwich couple  Free Access 

A Hope woman was indicted by a Sagadahoc County Grand Jury on felony manslaughter and criminal operating under the influence charges. The charges stem from a crash that killed a Woolwich couple in January. More...

PEOPLE PLUS PIC OF THE WEEK

THE PEOPLE PLUS CENTER hosted the "Brunswick to Broadway Bunch" from Maine State Music Theatre's Intern program. More...

Brunswick Downtown Association to host community BBQ

BRUNSWICK — The Brunswick Downtown Association is kicking off the summer with the 3rd Annual Community BBQ on June 24 from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the Brunswick Town Mall. More...

Mt. Ararat Class of ’77 looking for members

TOPSHAM — Mt. Ararat Class of 1977 will be holding it’s 40th class reunion at the Topsham Fairgrounds on Saturday, Aug. 26. The class is searching for members, who are asked to contact Shea Kenney at sherrykenney7@gmail.com.   More...

Adult summer reading at Patten Free Library

BATH — Patten Free Library is one of 60 libraries in Maine participating in a new summer reading program for adults. More...

Brunswick Tractor Supply to host animal adoptions

BRUNSWICK — Tractor Supply Company in Brunswick at 24 Farley Road will host pet and livestock adoptions on Saturday, June 17 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.. More...

West Bath Historical Socety meeting and supper

WEST BATH — The annual meeting of the West Bath Historical Society will be held on Wednesday, June 21 at 6 p.m. at the Old West Bath Meeting House. A pot luck will begin the evening, followed by a quick business meeting and talk. More...

Remember When?

Thousands Sing ‘Blue and the White’

BATH There are two songs that will bring a Morse graduate to their feet. More...

MCH patients can access new cancer care network

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Nearly $400K in scholarships awarded in Midcoast

BRUNSWICK — The Brunswick Area Student Aid Fund recently awarded $389,000 in scholarships to 223 students from Brunswick, Topsham, Harpswell, Bowdoin and Bowdoinham. More...

STUDENT NOTES

LISBON FALLS CHRISTIAN ACADEMY 4TH QTR HONORS  A Honor Roll   Grades 1-4: Brooklyn Carr, Jayden Gumprecht, Caroline Jones, Caiden Lewis-Smith, Gabriel McCann, Cannon Morse, Jaden Onufreychuk, Caleb Parker, Cameron Partridge, Alexis Poisson, More...

Motorcyclist remains in critical condition after Topsham crash

TOPSHAM Topsham police have released the name of the motorcyclist badly injured in a crash on Route 196 in Topsham Wednesday night. According to Topsham Police Sgt. More...

Arrowsic approves a $924,776 budget at town meeting Thursday

ARROWSIC Arrowsic voters approved a municipal budget of $380,428 at the annual town meeting on Thursday. Combined with the town’s contribution of $544,348 to the RSU 1 budget approved Tuesday, the 2017 total budget is $924,776. More...

Bowdoinham approves budget, ordinance changes at town meeting

BOWDOINHAM Bowdoinham Town Meeting attendees Wednesday approved a $847,596 budget that won’t increase the tax rate. The new budget represents a $17,565 or 2 percent increase over the previous budget. More...

Dresden town meeting to take up $140,787 budget increase Saturday

DRESDEN Dresden’s town meeting is Saturday at 9 a.m. at Pownalborough Hall, where voters will consider 49 articles including a $849,756 municipal budget proposal. More...

NOR’EASTERS AT STATE HOUSE

STATE REP. JENNIFER DECHANT, D-Bath, welcomed the Nor’easters Barbershop Chorus of Bath to the State House recently. More...

Pownal to vote on budget

Town Meeting to tackle pot moratorium, tax relief ordinance

POWNAL Pownal residents will convene Monday at the middle school and vote on whether to adopt a marijuana moratorium, a tax relief program for low-income seniors, and a gross $1.7 million budget to fund town operations for the coming year. More...

Kayak safety seminar in Harpswell

HARPSWELL — A series of safety seminars will be held Thursday and Friday evenings through June and July to help kayakers learn to safely navigate open ocean and what do do in an emergency. More...

Annual historic house tour returns to Bath

BATH — Sagadahoc Preservation Inc. will present its 15th Annual House & Garden Tour Saturday. More...

Crash in Topsham leaves motorcyclist in critical condition

TOPSHAM A Durham man was seriously injured in a crash on Route 196 near the River Road intersection Wednesday night. The crash was reported just before 7 p.m. More...