After having previously stating they would not appeal a judge’s verdict that the town of Brunswick was not compelled to hold a referendum on the creation of a public park at Mere Point, Brunswick Citizens for Collaborative Government has filed an appeal to the state’s highest court.
As School Administrative District 75 staff prepares for the new school year to begin next Tuesday, students in Bowdoin, Bowdoinham, Harpswell and Topsham can expect to see some new faces.
“We have new teachers in every school this year,” School Administrative District 75 Superintendent Brad Smith said.
Longtime Regional School Unit 1 Chairman Timothy Harkins has resigned from the board to take up a new position with the district as the food services director, Superintendent Patrick Manuel confirmed at Monday’s RSU 1 board meeting.
As an employee of the district, Harkins can no longer serve on the board, Manuel said.
The Brunswick Town Council will consider using up to $350,000 from the sale of tax-acquired Mere Point Road property to help fund Land for Brunswick’s Future projects that allow public access to the ocean.
ANN ARBOR, MICH.
No ring of the doorbell, just a text. No tip for the driver? No problem in this test, where Domino’s and Ford are teaming up to see if customers will warm to the idea of pizza delivered by driverless cars.
The New England Patriots acquired linebacker Marquis Flowers from Cincinnati on Tuesday for a seventh round draft pick next year, getting a player that the Bengals planned to release.
Roger Federer already has dropped two more sets at the U.S. Open than he did during his entire two weeks en route to the title at Wimbledon.
Roughed up in Cleveland his last time out, Boston’s Chris Sale couldn’t wait to get back on the mound.
The down time between starts sure seemed to drag, however.
“It seemed like a month,” Sale joked.
Maybe so, but it was definitely worth waiting for.
ANN ARBOR, Mich.
Jim Harbaugh is playing games.
Entering his third season in charge of college football’s winningest program, he’s refusing to unveil his roster until three days before No. 11 Michigan kicks off the season against No. 17 Florida in Texas.
Giancarlo Stanton tied a major league record with his 18th home run in August, but Anthony Rendon had four RBIs and the Washington Nationals beat the Miami Marlins 8-3 on Tuesday night.
The Hartford Yard Goats (61-73) scored eight runs over two innings and defeated the Portland Sea Dogs (62- 72), 8-5, Tuesday night at Dunkin Donuts Park.
With the Eastern League win, the Yard Goats clinched the season series from Portland. The ’Dogs have lost 10 straight on the road.
All-Star point guard Isaiah Thomas believes he will fully recover from a right hip injury that has threatened to void his recent trade to Cleveland.
Thomas, who was dealt by the Boston Celtics to the Cavaliers last week for star Kyrie Irving, told ESPN he has made progress in his recovery.
It is something Richmond High School girls soccer coach Troy Kendrick has heard before, the year that the Bobcats finally take a step back and become vulnerable to the challenges from the other teams in the East-West Conference.