DEAR ABBY: I spent an evening with a guy I’ve been wanting to date for some time. After a few drinks he confided to me that he has a serious heart condition. He said he doesn’t expect to live past age 23 and he could die any day.
Actor and teacher Stephen Collins is bringing Walt Whitman to life at Patten Free Library.
The library will host Collins at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 12, for “Unlaunch'd Voices: An Evening with Walt Whitman.”
BATH — Each year the Chocolate Church presents a Christmas-themed production as family entertainment and as a gift to the community. The production team of Wayne Otto as director, Ashley Steeves as choreographer and Kyle Aaron as music director has prepared this year’s production with an extra dose of Christmas spirit.
For the third year running, Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens in Boothbay is welcoming visitors back to its annual seasonal celebration, Gardens Aglow. More than 500,000 LEDs transform the central gardens into the largest light display in Maine. Last year, Gardens Aglow drew 75,000 visitors.
Brandon Ingram made the winning 3-pointer with 0.8 seconds left and finished with 21 points in the Los Angeles Lakers’ 107-104 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Thursday night.
Julius Randle and Jordan Clarkson each added 16 points to help the Lakers snap a five-game skid.
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BRUNSWICK — The Bowdoin College men’s and women’s ice hockey teams will host their annual “Skate With the Polar Bears” food drive on Sunday from noon to 2 p.m. at Watson Arena.
Admission to the open skate is one non-perishable food item or paper product to be donated to the local food bank.
GORHAM — Join head coach Ed Flaherty of the University of Southern Maine and Ryan Flaherty of the Baltimore Orioles for a day of baseball instruction and skills on Dec. 31 from 9 a.m. to noon.
Ryan will be available to give autographs and insight into what helped him reach the major leagues and will also be actively teaching and working with players throughout the morning.
GORHAM— University of Southern Maine men’s track and field head coach Ryan Harkleroad announced this week that juniors Colin Jones, Jared Marshall and C.J. Moody, and senior and former Mt. Ararat High School standout Justin Pierce, have been named captains for the 2017-18 indoor track and field season.
BRUNSWICK — The Bowdoin College men’s ice hockey team will host a fundraiser for United Cerebral Palsy of Maine during its Saturday game against Connecticut College at Watson Arena.
BRUNSWICK — Bowdoin College sophomore Kara Finnerty has been named a Third Team All-American by the National Field Hockey Coaches Association in honors announced on Wednesday.
Ndamukong Suh says he doesn’t know Tom Brady and doesn’t anticipate they’ll chat when the Miami Dolphins play New England on Monday night.
They play each other twice a season, with Suh always trying to sack Brady. What does the five-time Pro Bowl defensive tackle say when he’s lying on top of the 12- time Pro Bowl quarterback?
Roger Goodell has signed a five-year contract extension to remain commissioner of the NFL through 2024.
A memo from the NFL's compensation committee to team owners and obtained Wednesday by The Associated Press confirms that Goodell and committee chairman Arthur Blank, owner of the Atlanta Falcons, have signed the extension.