February 14, 2018 RSS feed / Local

Wolfe’s Neck receives $50K grant

FREEPORT Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Foundation recently announced that Wolfe’s Neck Farm Foundation last year received a $50,000 grant to support a teen agricultural program as well as nutrition programming. More...

Bird talk at Patten Library

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Pet of the Week

Meet Oreo!

BRUNSWICK Oreo is a 6.5-year-old boxer/ border collie mix. More...

Promotion to spur local shopping in winter months

Be Bath, Buy Bath

BATH   For the second year in a row, Main Street Bath is encouraging local shopping during the slower winter months with its Be Bath, Buy Bath promotion.  More...

FCS hosts 14th annual Freeze Out event Saturday

FREEPORT   Freeport Community Services will host its 14th annual Freeze Out event Saturday.  From 10 a.m. More...

Bat talk at Curtis Memorial Library is Wednesday

BRUNSWICK Join wildlife biologists Trevor Peterson and Steve Pelletier this Valentine’s Day in showing bats some love at the fifth presentation of Friends of Merrymeeting Bay’s 21st annual winter speaker series 7 p.m. Feb. More...

More public land in Brunswick after conservation deal

BRUNSWICK Brunswick has added 22.6 acres of conservation land for public use. More...

VITELLI WELCOMES RICHMOND STUDENT

STATE SEN. ELOISE VITELLI, D-Arrowsic, left, welcomed Victoria Inglis of Richmond, center to the Maine Senate in Augusta on Tuesday. More...

STUDENT NOTES

DEPAUW UNIVERSITY Andrew Bobker of Brunswick was named to 2017 fall semester dean’s list at DePauw University COLBY COLLEGE More...

L.L. Bean dropping its unlimited returns policy

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Man charged with OUI after Woolwich crash

WOOLWICH   A man was charged with operating under the influence after a head-on collision on Route 1 in Woolwich Friday, according to the Sagadahoc County Sheriff ’s Office.  More...

Curtis event celebrates library love … and typewriters

BRUNSWICK   To celebrate Love Your Library month and Valentine’s week, Curtis Memorial Library will be hosting a Type-in event through Wednesday.  Thanks to Cosco Technologies in Winthrop — one of the last typewriter repair shop More...

Teen programs presented by Patten Free Library

BATH Two programs for teens are coming to Patten Free Library: Drawing Workshops More...

BATH TEACHERS HONORED

MORSE HIGH SCHOOL ENGLISH TEACHER JOHNNA STANTON, pictured here, has been selected for the Claudette and John Brassil Distinguished Educator Award by the Maine Council for English Language Arts. More...

Brunswick Council attending retreat

BRUNSWICK — The Brunswick Town Council will attend a retreat Saturday at 9 a.m. More...

BHS student Galen Gaze wins Congressional Art Competition

BRUNSWICK   Galen Gaze of Brunswick has won the 2018 Congressional Art Competition for Maine’s 1st District.  As announced Wednesday by Congresswoman Chellie Pingree, Gaze’s illustration, “Toucanana,” will be on disp More...

PEOPLE PLUS PIC OF THE WEEK

THE PEOPLE PLUS WORLD AFFAIRS CONVERSATION GROUP meets every third Thursday at the People Plus Center at 11 a.m., to discuss what’s going on in the world today. More...

Lisbon to hold Pre-K lottery, Kindergarten registration

LISBON — The Lisbon School Department is accepting names for the public school Pre-Kindergarten program at Lisbon Community School. This program is for children who will be 4 years old on or before Oct. 15, 2018. More...

Feeder Notes

Commentary

Perhaps this month’s column is a bit of cheating, but a persistent cold and a nattering of deadlines kept me from my intended walking exploration on public land. More...

STUDENT NOTES

FREEPORT HIGH SCHOOL 2ND QUARTER HONOR ROLL  High Honors   Grade 9 Habits of Work: Nathaniel Davis, Elias Dorsey, Meredith Feller, Martin Horne, Liam Hornschild Bear, Halorie Kivler, Joseph Les, Rachel Packard, Allyson Randall, Leah Ashley More...