January 17, 2012 RSS feed / Local

BRIDGE WALK FOR KING

STUDENTS from Morse High School and Hyde School, both in Bath, walk across the Sagadahoc Bridge between Bath and Woolwich on Monday as part of the schools’ annual commemoration of Martin Luther More...

Lisbon school board takes first look at 2012-13 budget

LISBON The Lisbon School Committee is scheduled to meet Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. in the Lisbon High School library to receive its first overview of the proposed 2012-13 Lisbon School Department budget. More...

Richmond slates workshop about downtown upgrades

RICHMOND The town of Richmond and Sen. Seth Goodall, D- Richmond, plan to host a workshop Wednesday focused on downtown revitalization opportunities. More...

FREEPORT POLICE

Summonses Male juvenile, 16, of Portland, Jan. 7, 11:09 a.m., charged with operating a vehicle without a license and operating without a valid inspection certificate. Male juvenile, 17, of Freeport, Dec. More...

Lisbon council meets tonight

LISBON — The Town Council is scheduled to meet today at 7 p.m. in the town office. The meeting will begin with the fire department color guard and officer promotions. More...

Freeport library plans solar energy program

FREEPORT — Freeport Community Library will host “Solar for the Homeowner,” a free presentation by ReVision Energy, from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at 10 Library Drive. More...

Harpswell eyes poll on former school use

HARPSWELL During a meeting scheduled to begin at 6 p.m. More...

Topsham planners slate workshops on fireworks, signs

TOPSHAM The Planning Board is scheduled to meet today for a workshop on fireworks and the sign ordinance. More...

Librarian offers Facebook primer

BRUNSWICK — Sarah Brown, adult services librarian at Curtis Memorial Library, will explain how Facebook works during a free workshop scheduled for 1:30 p.m. Thursday at People Plus, 35 Union St. More...

Car hits cyclist

ARROWSIC A Georgetown man was struck by a car Saturday morning while bicycling along Arrowsic Road in Arrowsic, according to the Sagadahoc County Sheriff ’s Department. More...

Freeport council to show off public input software

FREEPORT Prior to its 6:30 p.m. business meeting today, the Freeport Town Council will host a demonstration of software aimed at gathering more public input. The demonstration is scheduled to begin at 6 p.m. today at town hall. More...

BRUNSWICK POLICE

Arrests Joshua Fuller, 31, of 49 Cumberland St., Jan. 8, 9:17 p.m., charged on a Bangor District Court warrant for failure to pay fines, on Cumberland Street. More...

WEST BATH DISTRICT COURT

WEST BATH — The following cases closed in West Bath District Court between June 1 and June 30. Gabriel K. Kendall, 20, of Brunswick, March 26, 2011, domestic violence assault, jury trial requested. Daniel M. More...

Chamber breakfast speaker talks loyalty

FREEPORT — January’s Freeport Chamber Breakfast Forum is titled “ Creating Customer Loyalty” with Jeanne Carpenter, Emerald Hospitality Group’s regional director of sales. More...