April 29, 2016 RSS feed / Community

President’s List

Lisbon: Amanda Hazelton is a freshman enrolled in the BS in Nursing program; Jessiah Carlson is a sophomore enrolled in the BS in Communications Technology — Audio Engineering program; Hanna Jordan is a sophomore currently enrolled in the BS in More...

Colby College

The following students have been named to the Fall 2015 Dean’s List at Colby College: Ryan M. Salerno, of Brunswick, a member of the Class of 2017, is the son of Michael and Roberta Salerno Jennifer R. More...

Fourth meeting on Mt. Ararat project slated for Wednesday

TOPSHAM The last meeting in a fourmeeting series about the Mt. Ararat High School project will take place Wednesday at Mt. Ararat High School at 6 p.m. More...

HELPING HABITAT

THE HARPSWELL GARDEN CLUB, with grant funds from the Garden Club Federation of Maine (GCFM), teamed up with Habitat for Humanity/7 Rivers Maine to landscape a new house just completed by the affiliat More...

Lisbon man killed in ATV crash

CORINNA (AP) — Authorities have identified a Lisbon man who was killed after the all- terrain vehicle he was driving slid down an embankment and rolled over him. The crash happened Saturday afternoon in Corinna. More...

Topsham Library book sale is set for Friday

TOPSHAM Need to gather some reading material for the winter? Hundreds of books will be available this weekend during the annual book sale to benefit programming at the Topsham Public Library. More...

Bath Back Pack Program resumes

BATH The start of a new school year restarts the Bath Back Pack Program, and kicks off their second annual BBPP Fundraising Campaign. More...

‘How Social Security Works’ series starts

BATH — “How Social Security Works,” a community read and public discussion series, will be held at local libraries in Bath, Topsham, Richmond, and Bowdoinham starting Sept. 29. More...

Farmers to table: Brunswick chef invites local growers to dinner

BUXTON Bent down between rows of cabbage, radishes and fennel, farmer Jeff Fisher pulls up a purple daikon radish. Grabbing a pocket knife, he slices the organic root vegetable and offers samples. More...

Phippsburg Elementary Second Quarter Awards

Strong Effort: Dyllan Arsenault, Lanye Brewer, Ben Cearbaugh, Amelia Hoag, Zac Thomas, Andrew Willey Care & Concern: Ellie Brewer, Brady Brooks, Adreanna Donovan, Jadyn Gilliam, Connor Muldowney, Zac Thomas, Jacey West More...

Georgia Tech

Joseph Minieri, of Pownal, made the Dean's List for the Fall 2015 semester at the Georgia Institute of Technology More...

Husson University

Students from the following local communities have been named honored at to Husson University for their performance during the Fall 2015 semester: More...

CTL Writing Awards

The following local students are among the 10 middle school students from Edgecomb’s Center for Teaching and Learning who are recipients of its 2016 awards for excellence in writing Silver Key Award: Nicco Bartone, of Georgetown, poetry; Kaleb More...

Clam, worm conflict continues to simmer

BRUNSWICK The conflict between Maine’s clam and marine worm industry has erupted again following a meeting last week of representatives of municipal shellfish programs to talk about what to do about the interruption to shellfish management eff More...

Bowdoin College students who disrupted Hillary Clinton rally declare ‘victory’

BRUNSWICK A group of Bowdoin College students who interrupted a speech by Presidential Candidate Hillary Clinton in Portland is declaring “victory” after the former secretary of state announced last week her opposition to a controversial More...

CMP sponsoring breast cancer walk

BRUNSWICK — The American Cancer Society has announced that Central Maine Power (CMP) is a Flagship Sponsor for the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk in Brunswick on Sunday, Oct. 4. More...

Spindleworks receives Maine Arts grant

Funds to help connect artists, community

BRUNSWICK In the midst of a year where Spindleworks faces a reduction in funding, the well-known Brunswick Art Center has received a grant to help continue inclusive programming. More...

Maine Maritime to celebrate Lobster Day

BATH — In honor of National Lobster Day on Friday, the Maine Maritime Museum Lobstermobile will be embarking on a “Maine Adventure,” with stops at Reny's stores in Portland, Topsham and Bath, and concluding with a party in the museu More...

‘Black Lives Matter’ voice at Bowdoin: Use ‘white privilege’ to disrupt it

BRUNSWICK Civil rights activist DeRay Mckesson was welcomed back to Bowdoin College on Tuesday with the sound of hundreds of fingers snapping. More...