February 19, 2013 RSS feed / Community

COMMUNITY BRIEFS

Bath Middle School   Here is the second quarter honor roll for Bath Middle School  Grade 6   More...

SCHEDULED PUBLIC MEETINGS

Alna BOARD OF SELECTMEN, Thursday, 6:30 p.m., town office.  Arrowsic CONSERVATION COMMISSION, Tuesday, 7 p.m., town hall.   More...

MILITARY NOTES

Marine Corps Pvt. Zachary T. Fisette, son of Gina Emerson of West Bath, and Graeme Baggett, of Bailey Island, earned the title of United States Marine after graduating from recruit training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island, S.C. More...

HONOR ROLL

Freeport High School   Here is the honor roll list for Freeport High School for the second quarter.  High Honors   More...

Students, families sought for exchange

World Heritage is seeking local host families for high school boys and girls from Europe, Asia, and North and South America for the upcoming school year.  These personable and academically select exchange students speak English and are bright, c More...

STUDENT NOTES

FARMINGTON — The University of Maine at Farmington announced these local students achieved the recognition of dean’s list for the fall 2012 semester. More...

SCHEDULED PUBLIC MEETINGS

Alna  BOARD OF SELECTMEN, Thursday, 6:30 p.m., town office.  Arrowsic  CONSERVATION COMMISSION, Tuesday, 7 p.m., town hall.  Bowdoin  BOARD OF SELECTMEN, Monday, 6:30 p.m., town office.  Bowdoinham   More...

AARP seeks to fill a top Maine post

AARP Maine announced it seeks a volunteer to serve as its new state president, acting as a leader and spokesperson for the more than 230,000 AARP members in Maine.  Applicants must have previous volunteer experience with AARP or other organizati More...

School offers cash to military veterans

BOSTON — Richmond University in London announced that a GI Bill Scholarship worth $10,000 annually to attend the international university is being offered to U.S. More...

2 Wiscasset High sophomores earn Sara’s Scholarships

WISCASSET   Teens To Trails and Chewonki have announced that Maeve Carlson and Andrew Corson, both sophomores at Wiscasset High School, have been chosen to receive Sara’s Scholarship — Engaging Teens in the Outdoors.  Sara&rsqu More...

Teachers get close shave in ‘Freezeport’

FREEPORT   Twenty Freeport High School teachers shaved their faces six weeks ago and created a contest among students to raise money for Freeport Community Services fuel assistance fund as part of the annual Freeze Out campaign.  More...

HONOR ROLL

Phippsburg Elementary School   Phippsburg Elementary School’s second-quarter honor roll:  Strong Effort: Connor Heath, Cassy Kane, Aiden Kilde, Gaige Kindlimann.  Homework Award: Libby Wyman  More...

SCHEDULED PUBLIC MEETINGS

Alna BOARD OF SELECTMEN, Thursday, 6:30 p.m., town office.  Arrowsic CONSERVATION COMMISSION, Tuesday, 7 p.m., town hall.  Bowdoin BOARD OF SELECTMEN, Monday, 6:30 p.m., town office.   More...

Used book sale coming this spring

BRUNSWICK — The Mid Coast Hospital Auxiliary begins its collection of used books on Saturday, March 2 for the annual spring usedbook sale.  Books will be collected at the back door of the former Bookland at Cook’s Corner Mall 9 a.m. More...

Topsham craft fair set for March 2

TOPSHAM — Woodside One Wheelers fourth annual Craft ’n Flea Market will take place 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. More...

Spirit of local volunteers gets praise from community

BATH   Together with Sagadahoc County officials, the Spirit of America Foundation on Tuesday recognized the five latest winners of the county’s Spirit of America Award.  More...

Bowdoin screening of Lewiston homeless

BRUNSWICK — Bowdoin College Upward Bound and the McKeen Center for the Common Good will co-sponsor a screening and discussion of the documentary “Homeless Youth in Lewiston.”  The film was produced by the Lewiston Youth Advisor More...

SCHEDULED PUBLIC MEETINGS

Alna BOARD OF SELECTMEN, Thursday, 6:30 p.m., town office.  Bath FORESTRY COMMITTEE, Wednesday, 7 p.m., City Hall. COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE, Thursday, 4:30 p.m., City Hall. More...

ALWAYS BEE READY TO SPELL

ALEXA EATON, left, a fifth-grader at Woodside Elementary School in Topsham, outlasted Connie Calderwood, a seventh-grader at Chop Point School in Woolwich, Feb. More...

Children’s dental health celebrated

BRUNSWICK — Coastal Maine Pediatric Dentistry will be promoting Children’s Dental Health Month at Curtis Memorial Library on Feb. 28 at 10:30 a.m.  More...