Following a successful straw poll vote on the concept design and budget for the new Morse High School and Bath Regional Career and Technical Center Tuesday, RSU 1 officials traveled to Millinocket to present the plans to the State Board of Education.
Brunswick police are investigating the third attempted burglary in as many weeks involving a male suspect entering an unlocked home and leaving empty-handed after finding residents at home.
Police were called to Bowker Street at 12:20 p.m. Tuesday after a woman awoke to find a man inside her house, said Brunswick Police Cmdr. Tom Garrepy.
Lisbon may change its ambulance provider after Lisbon Emergency requested a stipend from the town for the first time.
Town Manager Diane Barnes said Lisbon Emergency has never asked the town for funding before, but is now requesting $127,885 for the 2018-19 fiscal year.
After an extensive, nationwide search, the Bicycle Coalition of Maine recently selected John Williams, an experienced leader with a love of cycling, as the organization’s new executive director.
LEWISTON — Androscoggin Bank recently announced that Ben Geci has joined the bank’s commercial lending team as chief lending officer and executive vice president.
Mid Coast Hospital recently added oncologist Guy Tillinghast, M.D., to its active medical staff and the Mid Coast Medical Group–Hematology & Oncology practice, a multi-disciplinary team that works together to provide personalized cancer care.
Tedford Housing, a nonprofit agency whose mission is to find lasting solutions to the challenges of homelessness, recently elected new board members and officers. It also received grant funding from Doree Taylor Charitable Foundation, Bank of America, N.A., Trustee, John T. Gorman Foundation and Moser Family Foundation.
TOPSHAM — September is when school is back in full swing, and the beginning of a new school year is often when many children get their first phones. A recent U.S. Cellular survey showed the average age of children getting their own cellphone from a parent was 11, with safety being the primary reason.
BATH — InspireME Personal Fitness & Wellness recently announced that Leslie Bayers has joined its staff.
In addition to her role as a personal trainer and Surfset fitness instructor, Bayers will be offering shamanic healing services.
For more information, call (207) 443-2509 or email Leslie@inspiremept.com.
FREEPORT — During the month of September, Gritty’s is helping to raise money for the “Go Big for Hunger” charity.
Go Big for Hunger was founded in spring 2016 by lifelong Mainer Greg Martens. Martens decided to implement his creative, local-level solution to fight childhood hunger in Maine, where currently one in four children are food insecure.
Day’s Jewelers, which has a location in Topsham, was recently named as one of the 2017 Best Places to Work in Maine.
The Southern Midcoast Maine Chamber has a busy fall lined up with several events getting announced in the past week. Here is a look at five upcoming events not to miss:
TOPSHAM — The Mt. Ararat High School boys jayvee soccer team came from two goals down with a pair of second-half goals to earn a tie with Brunswick, 2- 2 on Tuesday.
Brunswick’s Josh Musica put the Dragons on the board with a penalty kick. Musica scored again off a corner kick from Coenradt Taylor, giving the Dragons a 2-0 lead into the half.
BRUNSWICK — The Brunswick High School girls jayvee soccer squad got a pair of goals from Portia Woestman as they slipped past Mt. Ararat, 2- 1 on Tuesday.
Woestman scored her first goal in the opening half, giving the Dragons a 1-0 lead at halftime.
Woestman scored again in the second half before Mt. Ararat struck back with a goal of its own, cutting the lead to one.
Danica Patrick, the only female driver at NASCAR’s top level, is likely at the end of her driving career after a sponsorship shake-up left her without a ride at Stewart Haas Racing.
Christina Bowman scored the first of nine goals as the Morse High School field hockey team rolled to a 9-2 Kennebec Valley Athletic Conference win over Maranacook on Tuesday.
The Shipbuilders are 3-0 on the young season and host Gardiner on Thursday at 3:30 p.m.
Star linebackers Ray Lewis and Brian Urlacher and game-breaking wide receiver Randy Moss are among 11 first-year eligible players for the Pro Football Hall of Fame.