February 9, 2018 RSS feed / Local

Teen programs presented by Patten Free Library

BATH Two programs for teens are coming to Patten Free Library: Drawing Workshops More...

BATH TEACHERS HONORED

MORSE HIGH SCHOOL ENGLISH TEACHER JOHNNA STANTON, pictured here, has been selected for the Claudette and John Brassil Distinguished Educator Award by the Maine Council for English Language Arts. More...

Brunswick Council attending retreat

BRUNSWICK — The Brunswick Town Council will attend a retreat Saturday at 9 a.m. More...

BHS student Galen Gaze wins Congressional Art Competition

BRUNSWICK   Galen Gaze of Brunswick has won the 2018 Congressional Art Competition for Maine’s 1st District.  As announced Wednesday by Congresswoman Chellie Pingree, Gaze’s illustration, “Toucanana,” will be on disp More...

PEOPLE PLUS PIC OF THE WEEK

THE PEOPLE PLUS WORLD AFFAIRS CONVERSATION GROUP meets every third Thursday at the People Plus Center at 11 a.m., to discuss what’s going on in the world today. More...

Lisbon to hold Pre-K lottery, Kindergarten registration

LISBON — The Lisbon School Department is accepting names for the public school Pre-Kindergarten program at Lisbon Community School. This program is for children who will be 4 years old on or before Oct. 15, 2018. More...

Feeder Notes

Commentary

Perhaps this month’s column is a bit of cheating, but a persistent cold and a nattering of deadlines kept me from my intended walking exploration on public land. More...

STUDENT NOTES

FREEPORT HIGH SCHOOL 2ND QUARTER HONOR ROLL  High Honors   Grade 9 Habits of Work: Nathaniel Davis, Elias Dorsey, Meredith Feller, Martin Horne, Liam Hornschild Bear, Halorie Kivler, Joseph Les, Rachel Packard, Allyson Randall, Leah Ashley More...

ROBOT ROLL CALL

PATTEN FREE LIBRARY ROBOTICS CLUB members, pictured from left: Lydia Giovinazzi (West Bath), Henry Kerr (Bath), Oliver Veevers-Carter (West Bath), Dominic Giovinazzi and Enzo Giovinazzi (West Bath). More...

Brunswick student is top youth volunteer

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Wolfe’s Neck Center’s Research Director, Dorn Cox, receives Bennett Award

FREEPORT — Dorn Cox, research director at Wolfe’s Neck Center for Agriculture & the Environment, has been named the inaugural recipient of the Hugh Hammond Bennett Excellence in Conservation Award by the National Association of Conver More...

Inaugural walk at the McDonald Marsh

PHIPPSBURG LAND TRUST will lead the inaugural walk at the McDonald Marsh at 1043 Parker Head Road at 9:30 a.m. Saturday. More...

Bath Head Start to receive $1.4 million

BATH — U.S. Sens. Susan Collins and Angus King announced that two Maine organizations will receive more than $2.7 million from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services for Head Start and Early Head Start programs across the state. More...

Lisbon projects included in MDOT construction plan

LISBON   The Maine Department of Transportation has Lisbon penciled in for some road repairs this year.  More...

Officials slam CMP storm response

BRUNSWICK The state’s energy utilities were reportedly taken to task Tuesday for their response to a late October windstorm that, according to one lawmaker, resulted in the most power outages in state history. More...

SO LONG, OFFICER LEVER

OFFICER MIKE LEVER on Jan. 30 conducted his last shift for the Bath Police Department. Lever retired from the department after 43 years of service to the city. More...

Lisbon hears from public on emergency services

LISBON   Lisbon will work Lisbon Emergency into its budget process moving forward.  Following a public hearing at its meeting Tuesday night, the Lisbon Town Council took the first step to retaining the town’s ambulance service by plan More...

Atlantic, York County federal credit unions want merger

BRUNSWICK   York County Federal Credit Union and Atlantic Federal Credit Union have announced their intention to pursue a merger.  More...

STUDENT NOTES

MARIST COLLEGE  Kathryn Eldridge of Brunswick was named to the Marist College Dean’s List for the fall 2017 semester  NORTH YARMOUTH ACADEMY 1ST SEMESTER HONOR ROLL  The following local students were named to the North Yarmouth A More...

Lisbon gubernatorial candidate confirmed to appear on Republican primary ballot

Election 2018

LISBON   Maine Senate Majority Leader Garrett Mason, R-Lisbon, announced that he would became the first gubernatorial candidate to turn in their nomination papers to the Secretary of State.  The Secretary of State’s office confirmed F More...