May 30, 2017 RSS feed / Local

Celebrate National Trails Day with KELT

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MEMORIAL DAY IN BRUNSWICK-TOPSHAM

ROY EARLE, who served in WWII as a Marine, takes part in the Memorial Day procession on Monday in the Brunswick-Topsham parade. More...

Public invited to landscaping discussion

BRUNSWICK On Wednesday, June 14, 2017, the public is invited to the Topsham Garden Club's meeting at Topsham Public Library at noon for a program titled "Creating an Ideal 18th Century Landscape in Midcoast Maine" followed by refreshments and a busi More...

Bowdoin Celebrates 212th Commencement

Bowdoin College conferred 478 bachelor of arts degrees to the Class of 2017, comprising students from 39 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and 20 other countries and territories, during its 212th Commencement ceremony Saturday.  The More...

Change of command at Navy Supervisor of Shipbuilding Bath

BATH   The Navy office that administers shipbuilding contracts and provides on-site technical expertise and quality assurance for three shipyards has a new leader.  Capt. Joseph Tuite relieved Capt. More...

Memorial Day in Bath

THESE YOUNGSTERS are staying warm while enjoying the Bath Memorial Day Parade on Monday. More...

PEOPLE PLUS PIC OF THE WEEK

VOLUNTEERS AND PARTICIPANTS of the People Plus Good Morning Program socialized over coffee and breakfast at a recent annual event which allows those in the program to connect with each other in perso More...

Sightseeing on Swan Island

RICHMOND — On Thursday June 1, from 6:30–8 p.m., join Swan Island staff for an evening wildlife sightseeing tour to observe wildlife when it is most active. Migratory birds, wild turkeys, bald eagles, deer and more may be encountered. More...

STUDENT NOTES

CONNECTICUT COLLEGE   Bridget Catherine Horan (Anthropology) and Laura Noelle Pavitt (Psychology and Hispanic Studies), of Brunswick, were awarded a Bachelor of Arts degree from Connecticut College  BOWDOIN COLLEGE   More...

11 graduate from Maine State Fire Academy in Brunswick

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Families celebrate MCH CenteringPregnancy program

BRUNSWICK   On Saturday, May 20, more than 150 families gathered at Winslow Park in Freeport to celebrate Mid Coast Hospital’s CenteringPregnancy program offered by Mid Coast Medical Group–Women’s Health Care.  More...

College Admissions course offered

BATH   On Tuesday, May 30, Patten Free Library will host an information session for local high school students and their families about the college search, selection, and application process. More...

Midcoast Memorial Day events

BRUNSWICK   The annual Brunswick- Topsham Memorial Day Parade will kick off rain or shine at 9 a.m. Monday, with as many as 45 entries taking part this year in the parade.  More...

Sagadahoc Democrats learn about LIFT bill

TOPSHAM   Sagadahoc Democrats gathered at the Topsham Library on Tuesday evening to discuss the LIFT Act, a bill aiming to direct unused federal funding to alleviate poverty in Maine.  More...

CONGRATS, GRADS!

SOME MEMBERS of the RSU 1 Adult Ed Class of 2017 who obtained their high school credentials May 18 pose in this recent photo. There were a total of 28 graduates. More...

MRRA, Sturgeon, youth suicide prevention groups are UWay award winners

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Food pantry to hold plant, bake sale

RICHMOND — The Richmond Area Food Pantry will be having a plant/bake sale on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Kennebec Cutters parking lot on Main Street in Richmond. More...

Brunswick eighth grade writers recognized

BRUNSWICK — Brunswick Junior High eighth grader Maggie Johnson is a state finalist — one of 53 out of 1,000 — in the National Library of Congress' "Letters About Literature" competition. More...

Event to mark WWII battle at Brunswick Landing

Brunswick— Flight Deck Brewing and the Brunswick Naval Museum and Memorial Gardens will co-host a 75th Anniversary Commemoration of the Battle of Midway on Sunday, June 4 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.  More...

MAKING FRIENDS AT THE BIKE RODEO

SPARKY, the official spokesdog for the National Fire Protection Association, was on hand Saturday during the 23rd annual Brunswick Bicycle Rodeo and Family Safety Day at the parking lot of the Brunswi More...