November 29, 2011 RSS feed / Community

Martin’s Pt. hosts monthly diabetes primer

BRUNSWICK — Martin’s Point Health Care on Farley Road hosts a free diabetes education and support group from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. on the last Wednesday of every month. More...

The rooster prince (a Jewish parable)

TELL ME A STORY

Once upon a time a prince lived with his parents in a city in Eastern Europe. Every day the king gave his son tasks and instructions for how to behave. “Be polite to all the elders. Be kind to all the girls. Always dress like a prince. More...

SUPPORT GROUPS

This listing appears the last Friday of each month. More...

SCHEDULED PUBLIC MEETINGS

Alna BOARD OF SELECTMEN, Monday, 6:30 p.m., town hall. Arrowsic BOARD OF SELECTMEN, Monday, 6 p.m. More...

LUNCH GANG FEEDS HUNGRY

MARK SMITH, left, and Vincent Messler, right, present a $650 donation on behalf of the ROMEOS (Retired Old Men Eating Out) to Barry Compton, center, director of the Bath Area Food Bank. More...

Bath Garden Club bumps up Tuesday meeting to 11:30 a.m.

BATH — The Bath Garden Club will meet at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at Grace Episcopal Church on Washington Street. More...

Despite funding threat, Pentagon made no ‘Plan B’

Defense Secretary Leon E. More...

We remember

Two Army soldiers died Nov. 16, in Kandahar province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked their unit with an improvised explosive device. Killed were Spc. James R. Burnett Jr., 21, of Wichita, Kan., and Pfc. Matthew C. More...

TAKE HEART:

A Conversation in Poetry

Bruce Guernsey is a poet from Bethel appearing for the second time in this column. His unusual poem features the hands of a married couple, which express at night a closeness the couple can no longer manage in the daytime. More...

Conservation group hosts talk on legislative collaboration

PORTLAND — The Maine Conservation Voters ninth annual Evening for the Environment discussion will run from 5 p. m. to 7: 30 p. m. Wednesday at the Abromson Center on the University of Southern Maine’s Portland campus. More...

PUBLIC MEETINGS

BrunswickSCHOOL BOARD WORKSHOP,Wednesday, 6 p.m., BrunswickStation, 16 Station Ave.BRUNSWICK SEWERDISTRICT, Thursday, 7 p.m.,10 Pine Tree Road.TOWN COUNCIL SPECIALMEETING/EXECUTIVE SESSION, Thursday, 7 p.m., Brunswick Station, 16 Station Ave.DresdenF More...

The violin’s song (a Brazilian folktale)

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Once upon a time there lived a young boy named Rafe who was all alone in the world but for the things his parents had left him — a plot of land, a big orange cat and a few orange trees. More...

PUBLIC MEETINGS

AlnaBOARD OF SELECTMEN,Monday, 6:30 p.m., town hall.ArrowsicBOARD OF SELECTMEN,Monday, 6 p.m. More...

Fitness studio offering Dec. plan to ‘Warm Thy Neighbor’

BRUNSWICK — Women’s Fitness Studio and Spa will sponsor a special fundraiser for Warm Thy Neighbor, a fuel assistance program, during December. Starting on Dec. More...

Consultant shares park study details

A consulting firm the town hired to take a more “scientific” approach to possible development of a waterfront park in the Lower Village reported its preliminary findings Monday. More...

Exotic animals in crashed van pose rescue dilemma

A large van transporting exotic animals from Augusta to Massachusetts rolled off Interstate 295 southbound during heavy snowfall Wednesday morning, leaving the driver and responding law enforcement officers to decide how best to respond without riski More...

Military medical leaders praise Martinez’s example

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Even if Iraq war veteran J. R. More...

CORRECTIONS

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...

Big Band Theory

New generation embraces their grandparents’ pop music

I n its 2009 predictions, businessinsider.com made a list of “21 Things That Became Obsolete This Decade.” First on the list were personal digital assistants, or PDAs. More...