November 23, 2011 RSS feed / Local

WISCASSET WATERFRONT

BUOYS HANG from a net on a shed on a wharf along the Sheepscot River in Wiscasset, as a pickup truck travels along nearby Route 1. More...

BRUNSWICK TOWN COUNCIL NOTES

BRUNSWICK — In addition to postponing a vote on a disposition plan for former military housing and scheduling a Dec. More...

Freeport man arrested twice in 2 weeks on drug possession charges

The Times Record FREEPORT Police arrested 33-year-old Tristan D. Splint for the second time in two weeks Friday on drug possession charges. More...

Five teens popped on booze charges

FREEPORT Five male teens were summonsed late Saturday night after a disturbance call on Jameson Way led police to discover them allegedly consuming liquor. Lt. Susan Nourse said that four of the boys are 16, while one is 17. Freeport Sgt. More...

Red Cross serves up cooking safety tips

TOPSHAM Thanksgiving is Thursday, meaning feast preparations are already under way in many local kitchens. More...

Bowdoin voters OK buying generators

BOWDOIN About two dozen voters attended a special town meeting Monday at the Bowdoin town office, where they voted down an account transfer but approved spending money to purchase generators for the town office and fire department buildings. More...

FREEPORT POLICE

Arrests Thomas W. Hall, 23, of 18 Riverview Road, Bath, Nov. 20, 1:13 p.m., charged with forgery and theft by unauthorized taking or transfer, on Riverview Drive. Robert Peaslee, 48, of 269 Gordon Hill Road, Thorndike, Nov. More...

Weather wreaks havoc on roads

Tractor-trailer mishap in Woolwich closes Route 1 for 45 minutes today

WOOLWICH Slippery roadways, specifically Route 1 in Woolwich, keep the Sagadahoc County Sheriff ’s Department deputies busy this morning, dealing with a series of vehicle slide-offs, including a tractortrailer that jackknifed and closed Route More...

Bath cop uses Taser to subdue city man

BATH Bath police deployed a Taser to subdue a 25-year-old Bath man who allegedly threatened an officer following an early-morning brawl Thursday on Dike Road. Jacob R. More...

BRUNSWICK POLICE

Arrests Dustan Barnes, 22, of 14 Cushing St., Apt. 3, Nov. 19, 4:29 a.m., charged on a West Bath District Court warrant for failure to appear, on Cushing Street. More...

CORRECTION

The Times Record reser ves this space to correct errors appearing in our news columns. We ask readers who are aware of factual errors to telephone Managing Editor Robert Long at 729-3311. More...