January 2, 2012 RSS feed / Community

SCHEDULED PUBLIC MEETINGS

Alna BOARD OF SELECTMEN, Monday, 6:30 p.m., town hall. Arrowsic PLANNING BOARD, Monday, 7 p.m. town hall. ROAD COMMISSION, Tuesday, 7 p.m., town hall. Bath PLANNING BOARD, Tuesday, 6 p.m., City Hall. CITY COUNCIL, Wednesday, 6 p.m., City Hall. More...

LEGION HONORS

NORMAN OWEN of Brunswick, left, receives a certificate of appreciation for his service during the Vietnam War from Peter Ogden, director of veterans services for the state of Maine, during a ceremony More...

Weight & Lifestyle Change session to begin Jan. 12

BRUNSWICK — Mid Coast Hospital’s Center for Weight & Lifestyle Change will launch a new 12-week session on Jan. 12. Classes run from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the Running Start Classroom at Mid Coast Hospital. More...

FREEPORT MIDDLE SCHOOL HONOR ROLL

FREEPORT — Freeport Middle School has announced its first trimester honor roll. Grade 6 High honors Beverly Anderson, Benjamin Barry, A. More...

MORSE HIGH SCHOOL HONOR ROLL

BATH — Morse High School has announced its honor roll for the first quarter. More...

Menopause workshop series starts Jan. 4

BATH — InspireME Personal Fitness & Training will launch a five-part workshop titled “Menopause: Channeling the Surge” on Jan. 4. More...

Brunswick High art students to exhibit at Thornton Oaks

BRUNSWICK — More than 30 Brunswick High School art students will exhibit their work at Thornton Oaks Retirement Community, 25 Thornton Way. The public is invited to the opening reception on Jan. 5 from 4 to 5:30 p.m. More...

BRIEFS

Homeschool group plans Geography Bee BATH — The Midcoast Maine Homeschool Center is sponsoring an official school level National Geographic Bee for homeschoolers who would be in grades 4 to 8. More...

PUBLIC MEETINGS

Alna  BOARD OF SELECTMEN,  Monday, 6:30 p.m., town hall. Bowdoin  PLANNING BOARD, Tuesday,  7 p.m., town office. Bowdoinham  BOARD OF SELECTMEN,  Tuesday, 5:30 p.m., Coombs  Municipal Building. More...

SCHEDULED PUBLIC MEETINGS

AlnaBOARD OF SELECTMEN, Monday, 6:30 p.m., town hall. ArrowsicPLANNING BOARD, Monday,7 p.m. town hall.ROAD COMMISSION, Tuesday,7 p.m., town hall. More...

SUPPORT GROUPS  Free Access 

This listing appears the last Friday of each month. Area support groups that would like to be included or need to make changes should contact the community editor at 504-8247 or news@timesrecord.com. General More...

Military Update

Benefit windfall likely over

The end of the Iraq war also appears to end a golden age of growth in military pay and benefits, which lasted at least a decade and corrected many perceived or long-standing faults in military compensation. More...

A brush with Old Man Winter

THAT WAS THEN

A solitary worker brushes snow from cars in this photo dated Jan. 11, 1984. More...

BRIEFS

Class explores God’s take on economics BATH — Midcoast Family University will offer a sixweek course titled “Godonomics.” The deadline to register is Jan. 10. More...

PUBLIC MEETINGS

Brunswick BICYCLE/PEDESTRIAN COMMITTEE, Thursday, 7 p.m., Municipal Building, 28 Federal St. Harpswell BOARD OF SELECTMEN, Thursday, 6 p.m., town office. More...

A SENATOR AND A STORYBOOK

SEN. SUSAN COLLINS stopped at Dike-Newell Elementary School on Nov. 18 to visit with first- and secondgraders and read “Antlers Forever!” by Maine author Frances Bloxam. “Sen. More...

SCHEDULED PUBLIC MEETINGS

Brunswick BICYCLE/PEDESTRIAN COMMITTEE, Thursday, 7 p.m., Municipal Building, 28 Federal St. Dresden FIRE DEPARTMENT, Wednesday, 6:30 p.m., Pownalborough Station. Freepor t CABLE TV COMMITTEE, Wednesday, 6 p.m. More...

TAKE HEART: A Conversation in Poetry

The recipient of a Pulitzer prize for poetry in 1935, Robert P. Tristram Coffin taught at Bowdoin College and was a well-known historian as well as a poet. More...

SCHEDULED PUBLIC MEETINGS

Bowdoin PLANNING BOARD, Tuesday, 7 p.m., town office. Bowdoinham BOARD OF SELECTMEN, Tuesday, 5:30 p.m., Coombs Municipal Building. Brunswick BRUNSWICK DOWNTOWN ASSOCIATION, Tuesday, 7:30 p.m., Municipal Building, 28 Federal St. More...