January 6, 2012 RSS feed / Local

Business start-up tips offered

BRUNSWICK — The Maine Technology Institute will host workshops and webinars throughout January for entrepreneurs looking to launch new businesses. More...

Cops corral butt heist suspect, seek accomplice

TOPSHAM — Topsham police charged a Bath man they say stole more than $400 worth of cigarettes from a business in the Topsham Fair Mall last Saturday. The suspect wasn’t working alone, according to police. Lt. More...

Grant helps KELT upgrade computer gear

BATH The Kennebec Estuary Land Trust ( KELT) recently received a $ 1,000 Alfred M. Senter Fund Grant to upgrade outdated computer equipment. More...

State park in Freeport hosts Sunday nature talks

FREEPORT — Wolfe’s Neck Woods State Park will offer nature programs weekly at 2 p. m. on Sundays, weather permitting, through Jan. 29. More...

TOPSHAM POLICE

Arrests Donald F. Trent, 37, of 24 Spring St., Lisbon, Jan. 1, 6:44 p.m., charged with operating after suspension and operating an unregistered vehicle more than 150 days, on Main Street. Robyn M. Lawler, 22, of 8 Fair Circle, Dec. More...

WEST BATH DISTRICT COURT

WEST BATH — The following cases closed in West Bath District Court between June 1 and June 30, 2011. Susan L. Alexander, 47, of Bath, May 8, 2011, violating condition of release, jail 10 days. More...

Senate 20 election scheduled

AUGUSTA — Secretary of State Charlie Summers announced Thursday that voters in state Senate District 20 will go to the polls Feb. 14 to elect a new senator to complete the term of Sen. More...

Language historian to give free lecture

BRUNSWICK — Kerry Hardy, an eco-historian, linguist, author and activist, will speak about “ Notes on a Lost Flute” Wednesday evening as part of Friends of Merrymeeting Bay’s Winter Speaker Series. More...

ONE MOOR YEAR

A LOBSTER BOAT bobs at its mooring on the Sheepscot River in Wiscasset on New Year’s Day, Sunday. More...

Bath home burglarized in daytime

BATH — A Washington Street resident reported Wednesday afternoon that her home had been burglarized during the day, with an undisclosed amount of cash taken from her bedside table. More...

Thieves crash through paint store entrance

BRUNSWICK Brunswick police Thursday morning rushed to Sherwin Williams on Pleasant Street, where burglars stole $4,000 worth of large paint sprayers overnight Wednesday. More...

SAGADAHOC SUPERIOR COURT

BATH — The following cases closed in Sagadahoc County Superior Court between June 1, 2011, and June 30, 2011. Ezekiel Adams, 23, of Bowdoinham, Oct. More...

BATH POLICE

Arrests Male juvenile, 16, of Harpswell, Jan. 1, 11:21 a.m., charged with criminal trespass and violation conditions of release, at Bath Shopping Center. Kristopher Shermatero, 34, of Bedford St., Dec. More...

SCHEDULED PUBLIC MEETINGS

Alna BOARD OF SELECTMEN, Monday, 6:30 p.m., town hall. Arrowsic SHELLFISH CONSERVATION COMMITTEE, Monday, 5 p.m., town hall. BOARD OF SELECTMEN, Monday, 6 p.m. More...