Patten Free Library in Bath has been selected by the Maine Humanities Council to offer “Let’s Talk About It,” a free reading and discussion group, with copies of books available at the library. This program is provided by the Maine Humanities Council’s Maine Center for the Book in cooperation with the Maine State Library.
The first step toward building a new, voter-approved $28 million elementary school to replace Coffin Elementary School has been taken with the formation of a school building committee.
Summer vacation is at an end in Lisbon as the school year starts Wednesday and Thursday.
Students in kindergarten through ninth grade return to school Wednesday; students in grades 10-12 start Thursday.
The RSU 1 board of directors voted to return half of an unexpected state subsidy back to the communities that make up the district.
The district learned after the Maine Legislature reached a budget deal in July increasing education funding that it would be receiving a larger subsidy from the state than planned for.
Just when it appeared the Cavaliers’ chaotic summer had calmed, there’s a flareup.
That blockbuster deal between Cleveland and Boston is stuck.
Chase Collier was the player to stop last season for opponents taking on the Lisbon High School field hockey team.
Only one team did that well ... State Class C champion Oak Hill, which held the Greyhounds scoreless in three matchups, including the C South semifinals, a 3-0 Raiders win.
Conor McGregor was drinking Irish whiskey and acting like he had won. Floyd Mayweather Jr. was reminiscing about his early days as a fighter and looking forward to a different kind of business at his strip club.
The Binghamton Rumble Ponies (78-54) held the Portland Sea Dogs (62-70) to five hits and won the Eastern League series finale, 7-1 in front of a sellout crowd on Sunday afternoon at Hadlock Field.
The Sea Dogs took the weekend series 3-2, Binghamton won the season series over Portland, 12-8.
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The crack of the bat, the gasp from the crowd, a fist pump on the trip around the bases and then a happy hop to waiting teammates at home plate.
New England Patriots star wide receiver Julian Edelman will miss the 2017 season after tearing the ACL in his right knee in a preseason game.
Outfielder Adam Jones knows the Orioles will need more than a four-game winning streak to get back to the playoffs.
“We can start that right now,” he said after Baltimore beat the Americal League East-leading Red Sox 2-1 on Sunday to complete a three-game sweep. “Let’s put our heads down and get at it.”
There was a time when scenes like this at London’s Olympic Park would not have happened: Prince William, the heir to the British throne, sprinting down the track with his wife, the Duchess of Cambridge, and his brother, Prince Harry, to the cheers of other runners in a relay race this year promoting mental health.
It was so human. So accessible. So Diana.
Divers have recovered the remains of all 10 sailors who went missing after the USS John S. McCain and an oil tanker collided near Singapore last week, the U.S. Navy said today.