December 6, 2012 RSS feed / Community

Santa Claus Fund expert in sharing toys, joys

It was 4 in the afternoon on Tuesday, and Scout leader Lorry Brann gave me a call.  She said there are 10 young Brownie /Junior Scouts who want to see the North Pole Annex. More...

Dresden tree sale to raise funds

DRESDEN   Dresden Fire Association is selling Christmas trees at Pownalborough Station on Route 197 on weekends from 8 a.m. More...

Vital Connections meeting is Friday

BRUNSWICK — Vital Connections will meet Friday, Dec. More...

Hyde plans annual holiday fete

BATH — Hyde School will host its 18th annual Salvation Army Christmas Party on Saturday, Dec. More...

Tech Meet-up focus: buying digital camera

BRUNSWICK — The noontime Tech Meet-up at Curtis Memorial Library finishes the fall season Friday, Dec. More...

Educators offered class credits online

BATH — Educators and potential educators can choose from a variety of programs and courses offered at University College at Bath/Brunswick for the Spring 2013 semester, which begins in January.  Courses are taught by University of Maine Sy More...

HONOR ROLL

Phippsburg Elementary School

First-quarter award recipients:  Strong Effort: Michaela Burpee, Nate Molyneux, Delaney Pascuzzo  Above & Beyond: Logan Kane, Kali Pierce  Care & Concern: Savanna Burgess, Kayla Moore, Caroline Skroski  More...

STUDENTS FOR SOLDIERS

MORSE HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS, from left, Paul Whalen, Sydne Cambeu and Elizabeth Walfield carry goods donated to a troop support program called Gifts of Gratitude based at The American Legion Smith Tob More...

Georgetown students get into holiday mode

GEORGETOWN   Students at Georgetown Central School are busy with holiday and service projects while looking forward to a visit of historical significance on Dec. 19.  Students are collecting items for holiday food baskets. More...

HONOR ROLL

Honor rolls from local schools for the first trimester:

St. John’s School  High Honors   Grade 6: Anna Caron, Nolan Doherty, Sydney Gilman, Catherine Reid  Grade 7: Seamus Flanagan, Augie Lienert, Thomas Madigan, Sean Scanlon  More...

SCHEDULED PUBLIC MEETINGS

MRRA  UTILTIES, ENERGY AND ENVIRONMENTAL COMMITTEE, Thursday, 7:30 a.m., MRRA offices, Hangar 6, Room A118.  Phippsburg  SUBDIVISION ORDINANCE REWRITE COMMITTEE, Thursday, 10 a.m., town hall. More...

State distributes $10.7M in heating aid

More than 19,000 lowincome households have received fuel deliveries under the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program.  MaineHousing distributed the first round of LIHEAP payments late last week, the agency said in a news release.  More...

Georgetown wreck leads to OUI charge

GEORGETOWN — A driver who rolled her vehicle Monday along Five Islands Road was issued a summons from the Sagadahoc County Sheriff ’s Department alleging she was operating under the influence.  Chief Deputy Brett Strout said the cras More...

Fuel reported stolen from homeowner

WESTPORT ISLAND — A Westport Island resident reported fuel was stolen from his generator and from his four-wheeler, the Lincoln County Sheriff ’s Office said.  Deputy Kevin Dennison took the complaint last Wednesday.  Both the g More...

Brunswick GOP to elect officers

BRUNSWICK — The Brunswick Republican Town Committee will hold its regularly scheduled monthly meeting at 6 p.m., Thursday, Dec. More...

GOP likes Mason for Senate president

Republicans in the State House have nominated Sen. More...

Volunteers are looking for letters

Last Monday, at the Boy Scout Troop 202 meeting at the American Legion Post in Topsham, one of the Eagle Scouts, named Teddy, told me they had toys to donate to the Santa Claus Fund.  More...

Mitchell-Newell annual holiday fair needs donors

‘Gently used’ items allow students to shop for families

It’s here again — the annual Fisher Mitchell/Dike Newell Holiday Fair.  This is a heartwarming event that has been going on for more than 25 years. Every child from kindergarten to fifth grade gets to shop for their family members. More...

HONOR ROLLS

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

Santa is waiting to hear from you

The Mrs. and I were invited to a spaghetti-and-meatball supper by Cub Scout Troop 202 from Topsham. More...