November 23, 2011 RSS feed / Community

Riverview-Brunswick honored for ‘exemplary’ afterschool program

BRUNSWICK — The Riverview-Brunswick 21st Century Community Learning Center (21st CCLC) received the 2011 Maine After-school Network’s (MASN) Exemplary Program Award on Oct. More...

STUDENT NOTE

HOWARD THEBERGE, a member of the class of 2012 and athletic training major at the University of New England, received the  Undergraduate Student Investigator Award for his oral research presentation at the  American College of Sports  More...

Habitat marks 20 years in the Mid-coast

BATH — Habitat for Humanity/ 7 Rivers Maine celebrated 20 years of building in the Mid-coast region with a dinner dance at the Maine Maritime Museum.  Dave Perron, the affiliate’s executive director, gave Jeff Geiger, president of Ba More...

PHIPPSBURG ELEMENTARY AWARDS

PHIPPSBURG — Phippsburg Elementary School has announced its first quarter awards.  Strong Effort: Savanna Burgess and Nate Ewald.  Above and Beyond: Owen Barter and Michaela Burpee.  Care and Concern: Rebecca Click, Gaige Kindlim More...

LETTER OF THANKS

Concert series success  To the editor:  On behalf of the Wiscasset Parks and Recreation Department and the Wiscasset Area Chamber of Commerce, we would like to say thank you to the local sponsors of our first annual “Alive in the Rive More...

The honest man (a Middle Eastern folktale)

TELL ME A STORY

Once upon a time there lived a young man named Ali who never told a lie. Everyone had heard of Ali, even those who lived in villages and cities far from his. This talent of his was unusual. Most people lied, at least once in a while. More...

BATH MIDDLE SCHOOL HONOR ROLL

BATH — Bath Middle School has announced its honor roll for the first quarter. More...

PUBLIC MEETINGS

Dresden FIRE DEPARTMENT, Wednesday, 6:30 p.m., Pownalborough Station. Freepor t CABLE TV COMMITTEE, Wednesday, 6 p.m., town council chambers. Wiscasset CONSERVATION COMMISSION, Wednesday, 6 p.m., town offi More...

BRIEF

People Plus planning holiday card workshop   BRUNSWICK — The People Plus Center, 35 Union St., will host a program about “re-purposing” holiday cards from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Dec. 1. Connie Bailey will lead the program.  More...

HELPING MAKE THANKSGIVING A LITTLE MORE SUNNY

THE RESIDENTS of Sunnybrook Village Retirement Community teamed up with the Bath Area Food Bank to assist with their goal of providing 197 Thanksgiving baskets. More...

BRIEFS

CHANS lines up Friday blood pressure clinic   BRUNSWICK — CHANS Home Health Care will offer a free blood pressure clinic from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. Friday at Pejepscot Terrace, 36 Pejepscot Terrace. More...

PUBLIC MEETINGS

BowdoinPLANNING BOARD, Tuesday, 7p.m., town office.BrunswickPLANNING BOARD, Tuesday, 7p.m., Brunswick Station, 16Station Ave.DresdenFIRE DEPARTMENT, Wednesday, 6:30 p.m., PownalboroughStation.DurhamBOARD OF SELECTMEN, Tuesday, 6:30 p.m., town office. More...

SCHEDULED PUBLIC MEETINGS

Alna  BOARD OF SELECTMEN, Monday, 6:30 p.m., town hall.  Arrowsic  PLANNING BOARD, Monday, 7 p.m. town hall.  Bath  ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS, Monday, 7 p.m., City Hall. More...

POLLING PLACES

Alna (586-5313)  FIRE STATION, Route 194, polls open from 8 a.m.-8 p.m.  Arrowsic (443-4609)  TOWN HALL, polls open from 10 a.m.-8 p.m. More...