Sometimes we get so caught up in focusing on the projects we are involved with, that we don’t take the time to step back and see what else is going on in the world.
Last Thursday, I got a chance to step away and leave my projects behind for a day and a half to head up to Sunday River for the 2018 Leadership Summit, an event of the Maine State Chamber.
BRUNSWICK — The Maine Energy Marketers Association’s Technical Education Center is planning a $250,000 training center expansion which will double its student capacity and help meet a growing need in Maine for professional heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration technicians.
UNITY — Ted Quaday, executive director of the Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association, has announced that he intends to retire on Aug. 31.
NEWCASTLE — A relatively new member to the Newcastle Realty team of professional real estate brokers, Carmen Reed’s enthusiasm and passion for helping people makes her a great fit with the firm.
Representatives from St. Mary’s Food Pantry recently presented an award to Sam’s Italian Sandwich Shoppe at Cook’s Corner in Brunswick for their outstanding effort in raising money to end hunger in Maine.
Mid Coast Medical Group–Neurology and Mid Coast Hospital recently announced the addition of Christian Dinsmore, M.D., to the active medical staff.
He joins Kathryn Seasholtz, D.O., William Stamey, M.D., and John Taylor, D.O., in providing neurological care for disorders of the peripheral and central nervous system.
Thos. Moser, handmade American furniture, recently announced that its Atlantic Chair, Hancock Table and Foreside Bed have won 2017 Good Design awards.
This time, this year, Jade Perry’s last-ditch 3-pointer just missed.
Freeport used a 16-9 scoring advantage in the third quarter Tuesday night and went on to a 52-37 boys’ basketball win over Wells in Class B South action.
Toby Holt had six points in the quarter as Freeport added to its eight-point halftime lead.
Freeport improves to 10-7 with the win and sits comfortably in a postseason position, currently in eighth position.
Josh McDaniels has backed out of a deal to become the Indianapolis’ Colts new coach, a decision that shocked the franchise hours after it announced his hiring.
New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski can be heard on a 911 call calmly telling a dispatcher that his home was burglarized while he was at the Super Bowl.
Police in Foxborough, Massachusetts, released a portion of the call on Tuesday.
The Boston Bruins’ formula looks almost foolproof at the moment: Rask and the rookies.
Kyrie Irving returned from injury, but it didn't do much to help the Boston Celtics.
Patriots cornerback Malcolm Butler says he didn’t miss a curfew or do anything off the field that would have hurt New England’s chances of winning the Super Bowl before he was benched for the game.
In a statement released Tuesday on Twitter and Instagram, Butler says reports of misconduct off the field are “ridiculous.”