Richmond Area Health Center has been recognized as a Let’s Go! Site of Distinction. 5210 Let’s Go! is a nationally recognized childhood obesity prevention program that helps create healthier communities, reaching children and their families wherever they live, learn, work, and play to promote improved nutrition and increased physical activity.
Police in Maine say the driver who crashed into an empty house and was stuck inside his car for nearly 10 hours will now face charges.
Water rates are going up in Lisbon — but a public hearing Thursday didn’t generate much participation.
The Lisbon Water Commission discussed the new rates — which go into effect April 1 and will generate a 25-percent revenue increase for the water department — at the hearing.
Libraries have long been more than just a collection of books — they have become places that bring communities together.
Now, even without librarians, internet access, library cards or late fees, Little Free Libraries are bringing neighborhoods and small communities closer in new ways.
A day after a shooting that killed 17 people at a Florida high school, Topsham police and school officials investigated reported threats of violence at Mt. Ararat High School.
A threat was received at Woodside Elementary School in Topsham has prompted an evacuation and the rerouting of buses this morning.
Students are being picked up by parents at Mt. Ararat Middle School.
The decision was made not to allow students off the arriving school buses Friday morning.
To Mark Zuckerberg, fixing Facebook means many things — protecting users from abuse, preventing elections meddling from malicious actors, weeding out fake news and “making sure time spent on Facebook is well spent.”
It’s been just over a year since Microsoft swallowed the career networking site LinkedIn. That’s long enough to start asking: Was the $27 billion deal worth it?
He didn’t mean for it to happen this way. He simply wanted to be alone.
Coming off a hard-fought overtime loss last week to the York Wildcats, the Brunswick High School boys hockey boarded a bus and traveled to the Camden Bank of Maine Ice Vault on Wednesday for a key matchup with Gardiner.
[img_assist|nid=1202024|title=|desc= OFFICIAL Jenni Heikkinen (64), of Finland, tries to separate Kelly Pannek (12), of the United States, and Laura Stacey (7), of Canada, as they scuffle during the third period of a preliminar y round women’s hockey game at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, today. Canada won 2-1.
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea
The nervous energy accumulated for Mikaela Shiffrin while she waited, waited, waited for these Olympics — the ones that so many are expecting to be HER Olympics — to finally get started. First one race was postponed. Then another.
GANGNEUNG, SOUTH KOREA
Five practices were supposed to prepare the Americans for this, and they knew at the second intermission Slovenia was going to come out punching.
[img_assist|nid=1202012|title=|desc= OVER THE YEARS, the Hanson family has been a fixture for Brunswick High School basketball. Coach Todd Hanson, left, has been the Dragons’ leader for several years, while sons Kyle, center, a senior on this year’s squad, and oldest son Thomas, right, a student at the University of Maine, have been key members of the Dragons.