With Christmas just around the corner, Bath United Methodist Church volunteers are gathering presents to make a gift-giving Christmas possible for underprivileged families in western Maine.
BRUNSWICK — The Coastal Humane Society is teaming up with Petco of Topsham for All for Holiday Homes, a mega adoption weekend on Dec. 2-3 at the Topsham Fair Mall location. Dozens of puppies, kittens, adult dogs and cats will be up for adoption from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Saturday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday.
More High School Principal John Pinkerton is retiring at the end of the school year.
The school leader informed Regional School Unit 1 of his plans last week, said Superintendent Patrick Manuel.
“When we hired him, he said he would give us at least five years, and this is his fifth year,” said Manuel.
I haven’t been consistently happy with my oatmeal cookie recipe for a while. Sometimes they turn out perfectly — fairly flat, chewy and moist in the middle, with crinkly, caramelized edges (not cakey or rounded) and a butterscotch-esque flavor. Other times, they don’t follow orders, staying too puffed, or becoming a little dry and less damply dense than I crave.
My biggest problem with Colin Kaepernick being named “Citizen of the Year” by GQ magazine is not that he was an NFL player who began a movement of not standing for the national anthem. That might surprise some given my military family history.
Urbanization is transforming landscape design in many places: Larger houses and smaller lots are driving the development of scaled-down plants.
Northern Sun Family Health Care, Topsham
A boy, Sylvester Jon Edwards, to Liz and Jonathan Edwards of Lisbon Falls, Oct. 26, 2017.
Mid Coast Hospital, Brunswick
A boy, Owen Paul Conkling, to Elizabeth Conkling (Kroft) and Kenny Conkling of Bath, Oct. 17, 2017.
A boy, Graham Anders Thomas, to Marcus Reed and Keara Ellis (Thomas) of Brunswick, Oct. 25, 2017.
LeBron James had 30 points, 13 rebounds and six assists to lead Cleveland over Philadelphia, 113-91, in NBA action on Monday.
The three-time defending Eastern Conference champions won their eighth straight game. Dwyane Wade scored 15 points, and Jeff Green had 14 points and 10 rebounds.
BIDDEFORD — Sam Mac- Donald scored a game-high 25 points on 10-of-13 shooting to lead the University of New England Nor’easters to a 76-56 win over the Bates College women’s basketball team Monday night.
STANDISH — Junior guard Julia Champagne of Brunswick tied a career-high with 19 points and added 10 rebounds to secure her third career double-double as the Monks held a staggering 36-8 points advantage in the paint in a lopsided 69- 41 victory over the University of Southern Maine on Sund
Duke pulled off two big comebacks to become the unanimous No. 1 in the AP Top 25 men’s basketball poll.
The New England Patriots have placed tight end Martellus Bennett and special teamer Nate Ebner on injured reserve.
The Associated Press
The Texas Rangers have made the first move toward replenishing their starting rotation, agreeing on a contract with free-agent right-hander Doug Fister.
Avery Bradley had his homecoming, but nobody on the Pistons enjoys a trip to Boston more than Andre Drummond.