BRUNSWICK (AP) — The University of Maine says projects about seaweed, the acidity of Gulf of Maine waters and the way climate change is impacting fish will receive nearly $1 million in funding.
GEORGETOWN — The Georgetown Working League is accepting applications for its 2018 scholarship program. Application forms and accompanying instructions have been sent directly to Georgetown resident high school seniors.
Brunswick town councilors tonight may consider changes to the town’s iconic downtown Mall.
The council will consider a new Purple Heart memorial at the Mall’s north end and accept donations to finance the project.
Mark Bergeron will accomplish a lifelong goal this spring, while raising money for a good cause.
Last week’s State of the State address saw Gov. Paul LePage renew his familiar attack on land trusts, claiming the conservation groups are keeping properties off municipal tax rolls in poorer communities.
Recently, some local Midcoast trusts weighed in on the governor’s proposal to tax conserved property owned by trusts.
The goal of every high school wrestler is to win a state championship. While they weren’t able to reach the top of the podium on Saturday, a pair of local wrestlers were able to reach the finals and bring home silver medals from the Class A State Championships held in Sanford.
Bubba Watson was feeling low about his health and even worse about his golf. It reached a point that he wondered if he would ever win again, and he says he talked with his wife on a dozen occasions about retiring.
Being back at Riviera changed his outlook and made him a winner again.
LeBron James and Kevin Durant swarmed all over Stephen Curry in the final seconds, preventing the NBA’s best shooter from finding even a patch of open air to launch a tying 3-pointer.
Defense? In an All-Star Game?
[img_assist|nid=1202555|title=|desc= BOWDOIN COLLEGE’S Julie Dachille, top photo, skates with the puck against Trinity on Friday at Watson Arena. Dachille scored a hat trick in a 3-0 Polar Bears win. Above. Bowdoin’s Taylor Choate drives past a Williams defender in a NESCAC quarterfinal inside Morrill Gymnasium.
Mt. Ararat/ Lisbon/ Morse forward Noah Austin sat on 99 career points heading into the Eagles’ “ Senior Night” contest against Lawrence/ Skowhegan/MCI.
The junior hit the century mark with a shorthanded goal in the first period as the host Eagles cruised to a 6-1 victory Saturday night at Watson Arena.
FORT MYERS, Fla.
The Boston Red Sox have re-signed infielder Eduardo Nunez to a one-year contract with a player option for 2019, giving them another proven second baseman to fill in while Dustin Pedroia recovers from knee surgery .
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea
Growing up in Ukraine, Oleksandr Abramenko’s father pushed him toward sports. Well, one sport actually. Soccer.
JEONGSEON, South Korea
Lindsey Vonn is not planning to change her mind or stop saying what she thinks, no matter what attacks folks might send her way via social media.
“That’s what bullies want you to do: They want to defeat you. And I’m not defeated. I’m the same. I stand by my values. And I’m not going to back down,”
GANGNEUNG, South Korea
The Americans have done their part, playing their way back into the only women’s hockey game that matters.
Once again, they have a chance at the Olympic gold medal that has eluded the United States for two decades.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.
The No. 3 is No. 1 again at Daytona, on a day, in a race and at a place forever linked with the great Dale Earnhardt.
The gameplan was spot on. The play in the paint was exactly what Brunswick High School boys basketball coach Todd Hanson wanted ... and more!
But, in the end, it was a kind bounce that gave second seeded Biddeford a heart-stopping 50-48 victory over the No. 7 Dragons on Saturday night at the Portland Expo in the Class A South quarterfinals.