February 14, 2012 RSS feed / Community

Feb. 25 fair promotes CSA arrangements

BRUNSWICK — As part of a weekend of “ Meet Your Farmers and Fishermen” fairs to promote Community Supported Agriculture (CSA), the Brunswick CSA Fair will run from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Feb. 25 at St. More...

The Willow Wife (a Japanese folktale)

TELL ME A STORY

O nce upon a time, a beautiful willow tree stood near the center of a village. Everyone who passed the tree marveled at its strength and beauty. More...

MASCOT SOLIDARITY

HARRIET BEECHER STOWE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL in Brunswick recently hosted a 5-2-1-0 program at which the school’s mascot, Beecher Bob the Bobcat (also known as Mallory Palmer), met with Crusher, mas More...

Edward Johnson receives Purple Heart 60 years late

HARPSWELL — Sixty years wasn’t too long for Edward Johnson of Bailey Island to wait for his Purple Heart. Johnson was wounded by shrapnel on the morning of Oct. 4, 1952, in Kumhwa Valley, Korea, on the last day of his tour. More...

Crooning quartets offer vocal valentines

BRUNSWICK — The Nor’easters Chorus of Brunswick will send a singing valentine to a special person’s home, business, hospital, nursing home, school or other locations within the greater Bath-Brunswick area to Boothbay Harbor. More...

Bath Y schedules life guard training session

BATH — The Bath Area Family YMCA will offer lifeguard training during February school vacation. The training is open to swimmers age 15 and older. Applicants must pass a swim test to take the class. More...

Student Notes

JORDAN LANCASTER of Brunswick was named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at Curry College in Milton, Mass. A junior majoring in elementary education, she is the daughter of Dick and Mary Lancaster of Brunswick. More...

Scheduled Public Meetings

Bath COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE, Thursday, 4:30 p.m., City Hall. More...

UNE DEAN’S LIST

BIDDEFORD — The University of New England has released its dean’s list for the fall semester. The following students live in The Times Record’s circulation area. BATH: Tristian M. Rowe BOWDOIN: Samantha L. Owen and Amber Wallace. More...

Health aid training class approaches

BRUNSWICK — Androscoggin Home Care and Hospice seeks to train individuals who are interested in volunteering to help home care patients and their families. More...

Eastern Star chapter to fete Master Masons

LISBON — Pioneer Chapter No. 11 Lisbon Falls, Order of the Eastern Star, plans to meet at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Ancient York Masonic Hall on Route 196. The chapter intends to honor Master Masons. Refreshments will be served after the meeting. More...

Scheduled Public Meetings  Free Access 

Alna SPECIAL STATE ELECTION: Senate District 20, Tuesday, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., Fire Station, Route 194. More...

Scheduled Public Meetings  Free Access 

Alna BOARD OF SELECTMEN, Monday, 6:30 p.m., town hall. SPECIAL STATE ELECTION: Senate District 20, Tuesday, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., Fire Station, Route 194. More...

Student Notes

KRISTEN S. POULIN of Freeport was named to the fall 2011 semester dean’s list at Bates College in Lewiston. An economics major, she is the daughter of Sue E. LaPierre and a 2009 graduate of Freeport High School. More...

Scheduled Public Meetings

Alna BOARD OF SELECTMEN, Monday, 6:30 p.m., town hall. SPECIAL STATE ELECTION: Senate District 20, Tuesday, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., Fire Station, Route 194. More...

THAT WAS THEN

Origin of bypass planning?

As a Stanley Steam car motors into downtown Wiscasset, pedestrians head in the other direction on the Wiscasset Bridge across the Sheepscot River in this photo that dates to 1915. More...

Trio to share rehab, therapy pointers

BRUNSWICK — A panel of experts will discuss rehabilitation after hospitalization and what patients should know about therapy during the next Ounce of Prevention program, which is scheduled to run from 11 a.m. More...

Grief support group begins this month

BRUNSWICK — CHANS Home Health Care Hospice and Volunteer Program will offer its eight-week Grieving Children’s Program beginning in late February. Sessions will run from 6 p.m. to 7:15 p.m. More...

Lisbon Falls Christian Academy

LISBON — Lisbon Falls Christian Academy has announced its second quarter honor roll. ‘A’ honor roll GRADE 1-4: Vanessa Brown, Sarah Haggerty, Luke Holmander, Alivia Jones, Julian Morin, Stephan Morin and Carrie Parker. More...