DURHAM, N.H. (AP) — L.L. Bean Chairman and University of New Hampshire alumnus Shawn Gorman is joining the university foundation’s board.
The foundation was established in 1989 to build private support for the flagship research university in the Granite State.
AUGUSTA —With the Legislature set to reconvene in January, Sen. Eloise Vitelli, D-Arrowsic, is reminding local schools and students about the Senate Honorary Page program at the State House in Augusta.
Following Susan Collins’ vote in favor of a GOP tax bill, students from Bowdoin Climate Action and members of other Brunswick activist groups marched to the Republican senator’s Portland office to voice their concerns and call on her to reject the legislation.
Brunswick Marine Warden Dan Devereaux said Maine’s cold climate could help kill harmful algae that forced the closure of clam flats across Casco Bay recently.
Boothbay Railway Village is celebrating the holidays in more ways than ever before — on the museum's campus in Boothbay and in partnership with L.L. Bean's Northern Lights celebration in Freeport.
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.