April 16, 2013 RSS feed / Community

Mt. Ararat 3rd at science meet

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Living with cancer? Forum offers hope

TOPSHAM   The American Cancer Society’s 35th Annual Living With Cancer Conference will take place Wednesday, May 1 at the Augusta Civic Center.  More...

SCHEDULED PUBLIC MEETINGS

Arrowsic CONSERVATION COMMISSION, Tuesday, 7 p.m., town hall.  Bowdoin PLANNING BOARD, Tuesday, 7 p.m., town office. More...

HONOR ROLLS

Georgetown Central School   Georgetown Central School has announced the honor roll for the third quarter:  Grade 6   High Honors: Reid Barabe, Emily Minott  Honors: Kenneth Bassett  Grade 5   More...

Wiscasset forum examines ‘art walks’

WISCASSET — Local artists and business representatives are invited as Wiscasset ArtWalk planners meet with Maine Arts Commission members at 9 a.m., Friday, April 19  Community residents, artists, and businesses are in the midst of planning More...

Eighth-grader qualifies for national math meet

BRUNSWICK — Stephanie Zhang, an eighth-grader at Brunswick Junior High, is one of four students to qualify to compete in the National Math Counts Competition in Washington, D.C., May 9-12.  More...

College observes Asian studies mark

BRUNSWICK — As part of the recognition of 25 years of its Asian studies program, Bowdoin College is presenting “Unveil the Mysterious: Tibet Through a Candid Lens,” with Kuo-ming Sung, 4 p.m., Tuesday, April 16 at the Visual Arts Ce More...

Brunswick man spent 89 days outdoors

BRUNSWICK — Maxwell Verhey, 20, of Brunswick, Maine, recently completed an 89-day wilderness expedition traveling in the Rocky Mountains with the Lander, Wyo.- based National Outdoor Leadership School.  More...

Bath skate park holding bottle drive

BATH — The Bath Youth Meetinghouse and Skatepark will hold a bottle drive, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. More...

T’ai Chi focus of gathering

BRUNSWICK — Local celebrations of World T’ai Chi and Qigong Day are scheduled for 10 a.m., April 27 at Bowdoin College.  The theme of this year’s gathering is “One World, One Breath,” according to organizer   K More...

Bath readies annual yard sale

BATH   Bath's annual Mayfair celebration May 4 will feature Maypole dancing on the Customs House lawn, tent and sidewalk sales downtown, a scavenger hunt, sidewalk art and Main Street Bath’s annual citywide yard sale.   More...

CHANGE OF WATCH

NEW COMMANDER BILL WOOD, left, accepts change of watch for the Wawenock Sail and Power Squadron from Past Commander Pete Asquith at the annual Change of Watch ceremony held March 23 at China Rose Res More...

Georgetown seeks historical fiber

GEORGETOWN   The Georgetown Historical Society is looking for fiber art items that speak to the history of town.  The request comes as it prepares an exhibit celebrating the 100th anniversary of the Georgetown Working League.  More...

Bowdoinham sets day for cemeteries

BOWDOINHAM   Saturday will mark the town’s second townwide cemetery cleanup effort.  Volunteers should bring a spray bottle, rake and other tools and meet at the fire station at 9 a.m. More...

HARPSWELL IN THE HOUSE (... OR SENATE)

SEN. STAN GERZOFSKY, D-Brunswick, at right, welcomed Harpswell Island School students to the State House last week. More...

STUDENT NOTES

EXETER, N.H. — Phillips Exeter Academy said Elizabeth D. Ambler, a sophomore from Bath, earned Highest Honors for the winter 2013 term. Ambler is the daughter of the Rev. and Mrs. Michael N. Ambler Jr.  More...

SCHEDULED PUBLIC MEETINGS

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

Auction, dinner to aid Patten library

BATH — The 21st annual benefit dinner for Patten Free Library will be held at 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 30, at J.R. Maxwell's, 122 Front St. More...

BIG IMAGINATIONS

RICHMOND HIGH SCHOOL’S Destination Imagination team placed first in its division Saturday, April 6, at a University of Maine state competition. More...

SCHEDULED PUBLIC MEETINGS

Alna  BOARD OF SELECTMEN, Thursday, 6:30 p.m., town office.  Bath  COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE, Thursday, 4:30 p.m., City Hall.  Brunswick  STAFF REVIEW, Thursday, 10 a.m., Hawthorne School, 46 Federal St. More...