May 31, 2013 RSS feed / Community

Lincoln County gets cash to study up to 12 waste sites

WISCASSET   The Lincoln County Regional Planning Commission will receive two “brownfield assessment” grants from the U.S. More...

SCHEDULED PUBLIC MEETINGS

Alna  PLANNING BOARD, Monday, 6:30 p.m., town office.  Arrowsic  SELECT BOARD, Monday, 6 p.m., town hall. RSU 1 BUDGET REFERENDUM, Tuesday, 10 a.m.-8 p.m., town hall.  Bath  PLANNING BOARD, Tuesday, 6 p.m., City Hall. More...

Lisbon High School Cum Laude

LISBON   The following Lisbon High School class of 2013 honorees are listed alphabetically:  More...

Lisbon Class of 2014 partners with Craft’s Auto

LISBON — Members of the Class of 2014 at Lisbon High School are offering a car raffle for a 2003 Honda Civic, four-door coupe with leather seats and sunroof.  The car was donated by John D. More...

Benefit race slated June 22 in Freeport

FREEPORT — Freeport’s chapter of Rotary International again will host its Close to the Coast race on Saturday, June 22, at 9 a.m.  More...

Church linen sale set for June 14-15

BRUNSWICK — First Parish Church will hold its annual springtime clothing and linen sale on Friday, June 14, from 4-7 p.m., and Saturday, June 15, from 9 a.m. More...

Families needed for exchange students

ASSE International Student Exchange Programs (ASSE) is seeking local host families for boys and girls from a variety of countries around the world.  More...

Free workshop slated at People Plus

BRUNSWICK — Do you sometimes find it hard to believe that you have reached maturity and are now facing big decisions about health care, retirement, housing or the care of an aging relative? Then this free workshop is for you.  More...

Thornton Oaks gives seniors a new ‘college’

Thornton Oaks is sponsoring a “Summer Wisdom Series” for its residents, who are students as well as teachers at Midcoast Senior College classes.  Thornton Oaks hosts classes for each regular session, which centers on Maine, its uniqu More...

REVOLUTIONARY, EXPEDITIONARY

FIFTH-GRADERS Jacob McLaughlin and Jacob Demers share “The Colonist Columns” — a historical newspaper made in cooperation with staffers from The Times Record — with parents We More...

West Bath group to hear about lake

WEST BATH — The annual meeting of the West Bath Historical Society is scheduled for 6 p.m. Tuesday, June 11 at the Old West Bath Meeting House, Berry’s Mill Road.  There will be a potluck supper. More...

Tour architectural gems, gardens in Bath

BATH — Sagadahoc Preservation Inc. presents its 11th annual “House Tour of Architectural Gems & Hidden Gardens of Bath, Maine,” 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. More...

Talk eyes journey into prostate cancer

BRUNSWICK — Mid Coast Senior Health Center will host “A Prostate Cancer Journey,” by Terry Kungel, president and CEO of the Maine Coalition to Fight Prostate Cancer, 11 a.m. More...

THANK YOU, CHIEF

SELECTMAN DAVID BOURGET, right, presents retiring Fire Chief Chet Swain Jr. with a plaque commemorating 50 years of service to the town of West Bath during last Thursday’s annual Town Meeting. More...

RSU 1 future goes to vote

Regional School Unit 1 residents get their final opportunity Tuesday to vote on a $27.7 million 2013-14 budget. More...

Parkview cooking in Bath

Healthful summer foods will be the focus of a Parkview Adventist Medical Center cooking school June 3 and 10, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Lunch and dinner food and recipes will be offered.  More...

Wiscasset High School Top Scholars

WISCASSET   Wiscasset High School has announced the following members of the class of 2013 have earned the distinction of “Top Scholars.”  These seven seniors each have a cumulative gradepoint average of 3.5 or higher. More...

Latin students pick up high recognition

TOPSHAM   Four local Latin students recently excelled on the National Latin Exam — a standardized test taken by more than 150,000 Latin students in 50 states and 15 countries that tests knowledge of Latin grammar, vocabulary, history, myth More...

Hiking challenge comes to Harpswell

HARSPWELL — Two local outdoor organizations will host the fourth annual Harpswell Hiking Challenge on June 1-2, offering a competition to hike eight waterfront trails in one or two days.  The challenge is 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day.  More...

Brunswick teen center sets hours

BRUNSWICK — The Brunswick Teen Center will be open Tuesdays through Thursdays 1:30 to 4:30 p.m., starting June 25.  The center will close the week of June 17; Thursday, July 4; and the week of Aug. 26.  More...