January 4, 2012 RSS feed / Community

Longfellow lives on

BRUNSWICK   In line with tradition, Brunswick’s former Longfellow School now has a living memorial at the new Harriet Beecher Stowe School.  More...

Art and music merge in children’s music classes

FREEPORT —Integrative art and music classes for children ages 4 to 11 will begin Saturday at Cricket Hunt School.  The class, which is open to the public, will be co-taught by artist Kat Gillies and singer-songwriter Moriah Salter, both of More...

Financial literacy aides recruited

BRUNSWICK — The Midcoast CA$H (Creating Assets, Savings and Hope) coalition seeks volunteers to help promote financial literacy and prepare taxes for Mainers with incomes of less than $50,000. More...

Scheduled public meetings  Free Access 

ArrowsicROAD COMMISSION, Tuesday,7 p.m., town hall. BathPLANNING BOARD, Tuesday,6 p.m., City Hall.CITY COUNCIL, Wednesday,6 p.m., City Hall.FORESTRY COMMITTEE,Wednesday, 7 p.m., City Hall. 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...

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...

Public meetings  Free Access 

Bath CITY COUNCIL, Wednesday, 6 p.m., City Hall. FORESTRY COMMITTEE, Wednesday, 7 p.m., City Hall. Bowdoinham 250TH ANNIVERSARY COMMITTEE, Wednesday, 7 p.m., Coombs Municipal Building. More...

Fall prevention coach training begins Jan. 12

BRUNSWICK — Mid Coast Hospital will host training for “A Matter of Balance” coaches from 8 a.m. to noon Tuesday and from noon to 4 p.m. Jan. 12.  More...

Vein specialist offers free leg screenings

SOUTH PORTLAND — The Vein Healthcare Center will give free leg screenings from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. More...

Welcoming the demons (a Tibetan legend)

TELL ME A STORY

Long ago a boy was born in western Tibet to a wealthy family that named him Mila Thopaga, “a joy to hear.” When he was still very young, his father died, and his greedy aunt and uncle stole the family’s money and forced the boy and More...

Midcoast Sr. College cooks up new series

BRUNSWICK   Midcoast Senior College is pleased to announce that Now You’re Cooking will sponsor the Winter Wisdom Lecture Series again this year.  The lectures are an important part of the Senior College winter program, which grateful More...

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. 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. 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. 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...