February 1, 2012 RSS feed / Local

Cars collide on River Road

BRUNSWICK — A 54-year-old woman was treated and released at Mid Coast Hospital on Monday afternoon following a two-car crash on River Road near Signature Drive. More...

Brunswick woman to serve 30 days for stabbing man

BRUNSWICK — A 34-year-old Brunswick woman who police say stabbed her boyfriend in the chest at their home on Madeline Drive last May will spend 30 days in jail after pleading guilty earlier this month to misdemeanor domestic violence assault. More...

Driver, 18, charged with stealing, crashing car

Four other teens in vehicle avoid injury in Freeport collision

FREEPORT — An unlicensed Brunswick driver faces vehicle theft charges after a joy ride with four minors aboard led to a hit-and-run accident Sunday, according to Freeport Police officials. More...

Thin ice scuttles historic canal walk

BATH — The Kennebec Estuary Land Trust and the New Meadows Lake Association canceled a guided hike of the Peterson Canal planned for Sunday. More...

Lisbon Police

Arrests Randel Phillips, Jr., 32, of 84 Union St., Apt. 4, Brunswick, Jan. 19, 3:08 p.m., charged with violating condition of release, on Lisbon Street. Anthony F. Riordan, 45, of 11 Grandview St. Apt. 2, Jan. More...

Bath events honor Japan

BATH — A celebration of Japanese culture and Bath’s sister-city relationship to Tsugaru City in Japan will run from Thursday through Sunday at various venues throughout the city. More...

Man accused of pill-induced OUI

FREEPORT — A 49-year-old man was charged last week with possession of nine oxycodone pills during a traffic stop on Main Street. More...

ANOTHER BRICK IN THE WALK

CONSTRUCTION OF WALKING PATHS in Waterfront Park continues this winter whenever the snow isn’t falling. More...

Cornerstones of Science lands grant for Rachel Carson series

BRUNSWICK — Cornerstones of Science, the national science literacy initiative based in Brunswick, received a $5,000 grant to recognize the 50th anniversary of the publication of “ Silent Spring” by Rachel Carson. More...

Bowdoin post office closure input solicited

BOWDOIN — The U. S. Postal Service will hold a public discontinuance study meeting at 6:30 p.m. today at Bowdoin Central School. The U.S. More...

Cumberland County Sheriff

Arrests Mckayla Rose Arnold, 20, of 15 Wheeler Park, Brunswick, Jan. 10, 11:40 p.m., charged with domestic violence assault, in Freeport. Thomas Aaron Monta, 39, of 24 Dumas St., Lisbon Falls, Jan. More...