September 13, 2017 RSS feed / Local

Bowdoin College joins ATI initiative

BRUNSWICK Bowdoin College has joined 68 of the nation’s topperforming colleges and universities in an alliance to substantially expand the number of talented low- and moderate-income students at America’s undergraduate institutions with More...

BLACK AND WHITE BRUNSWICK

AN AFRICAN AMERICAN FLOAT from Brunswick's 150th Anniversary Parade, bearing the sign "I Have Come Don't You See Me." A Pejepscot Historical Society History Happy Hour will take place Thursday, Sept. More...

Common Good Day returns Sept. 16

BRUNSWICK — Bowdoin College’s 19th Annual Common Good Day is planned for Saturday, Sept. 16, 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. More...

Vitelli, DeChant to host office hours

BATH — State Sen. Eloise Vitelli, D-Arrowsic, and Rep. Jennifer DeChant, D-Bath, will be holding joint office hours Saturday, Sept. 16 from 10 a.m. to noon at the Patten Free Library on 33 Summer St. in Bath.  More...

Man indicted for criminal threatening

BRUNSWICK A Biddeford man accused of pointing a gun at another motorists during a road rage incident was indicted by a Cumberland County Grand Jury last week on a charge of criminal threatening with a dangerous weapon. More...

Topsham traffic change test begins Monday

TOPSHAM The town of Topsham will test a new traffic pattern for Lower Main Street on Monday. Left turns from Main Street onto Winter Street will be prohibited. The last block of Winter Street approaching Main Street will be one-way for traffic. More...

Spill makes mess on Route 1

BATH   Travelers on Route 1 Saturday may have been stuck in traffic or detoured after a trailer carrying crushed rock flipped over and spilled its load in the roadway.  No one was hurt in the crash, reported at 9:37 a.m. More...

BRUNSWICK REMEMBERS 9/11

THE BRUNSWICK AMERICAN LEGION'S George T. Files Post 20 held its annual Sept. 11 remembrance ceremony Monday on the Town Mall. More...

‘Food Stamped’ screening this evening

BRUNSWICK — Mid Coast Hunger Prevention Program kicks off the SNAP Challenge, an opportunity to live on the SNAP budget of $4 a day for a week, with a screening of “Food Stamped.” The screening will be held in Curtis Memorial Librar More...

Blood drive in Brunswick

BRUNSWICK — Cool As A Moose and the American Red Cross will hold a blood drive Friday, Sept. 15 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 128 Maine St., Brunswick.  More...

Curtis Library hosts annual how-to festival, block party

BRUNSWICK — Curtis Memorial Library will host the 4th annual free How-To Festival and Block Party Saturday, Sept. 16, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. More...

BHS scout headed to national convention

BRUNSWICK — Sarah Poutree, a junior at Brunswick High School, has been selected to be a national delegate for Girl Scouts of Maine this year at the National Convention. More...

Meet Albert!

Pet of the Week

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MIX-UP IN ARROWSIC

NO ONE WAS HURT when a cement mixer truck rolled over on Whitmore’s Landing Road in Arrowsic late Saturday morning, according to the Sagadahoc County Sheriff’s Department. More...

Library seeks funds for teen space renovation, reference room upgrades

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Local chefs to compete at Meals on Wheels benefit

BATH   On Tuesday, Sept. 19, chefs from central and Midcoast Maine will compete in Spectrum Generations 5th Annual Celebrity Chef Challenge at the Maine Maritime Museum in Bath.  More...

Concert to benefit hurricane relief in Phippsburg

PHIPPSBURG — Cajun band Jimmyjo & the Jumbol’ayuhs will play a hurricane relief benefit concert at Drummore Concert Hall on Rt. 209 in Phippsburg on Tuesday at 7: 15 p. m. More...

Climate change talk in Brunswick

BRUNSWICK — On Wednesday, Sept. 13 from 1- 3 p.m. More...

Harpswell to hold second forum on pier demolition

HARPSWELL   The Mitchell Field Committee will hold a second public forum Sept. More...

Brunswick hit and run suspect indicted

BRUNSWICK A woman who allegedly struck a bicyclist with her car and fled the scene has been indicted by a Cumberland County Grand Jury on six charges. More...