December 22, 2011 RSS feed / Local

Three days and counting

The Christmas day countdown has begun. Figuring out what to buy and where to buy that special gift, can be perplexing. Last minute shopping for your loved ones and friends takes a plan. More...

Topsham to ‘do nothing’ on fireworks until town meeting

TOPSHAM Following a 45-minute discussion about whether to schedule a special town meeting to consider stalling or banning the sale or use of commercial fireworks, the Board of Selectmen voted unanimously to continue work on a fireworks ordinance to More...

Habitat, Freeport agree on duplex housing deal

FREEPORT — Habitat for Humanity of Greater Portland will move forward on a project to build four new Freeport duplexes after the town council approved a land sale to the nonprofit Tuesday night. More...

Burglar leaves money, pills, but grabs beer

BOWDOINHAM Sagadahoc County Sheriff ’s Department received a report of a burglary on Post Road on Friday afternoon. The event was reported at 2:34 p.m. More...

BATH POLICE

Arrests Jesse L. Vickerson, 30, of 34 Bluff Road, Dec. 18, 1:13 a.m., charged with violation of conditions of release, on Route 1. Michael E. Pinkham, 46, of 219 Whiskeag Road, Brunswick, Dec. More...

Ice rink project seeks funds to stay off tax rolls

WISCASSET Cold weather is here and the town’s parks and recreation department has built the framework for a public ice skating rink. All that’s needed to turn a long-held goal by community officials into a reality are cash donations. More...