Shirley (Labbe) Rector — Born March 6, 1951 died peacefully at home with family at her side after a long illness.
She attended Brunswick schools graduating from B.H.S. in 1970.
PHIPPSBURG — June E. Gilliam, 85, of Small Point, passed away peacefully after a long illness on Monday, April 23, 2018 at Hillhouse in Bath. She was born in Phippsburg on January 29, 1933, the daughter of Raymond & Ezabella “Issy” (Wallace) McIntire. She attended both Small Point and Bath schools.
DEAR ABBY: I have three sisters who won’t come to visit me. I am older and their only brother. We are all in our 50s. We all get along great and have no issues.
In 1564, William Shakespeare was baptized at Holy Trinity Church in Stratford-upon-Avon, England.
In 1607, English colonists went ashore at present-day Cape Henry, Virginia, on an expedition to establish the first permanent English settlement in the Western Hemisphere.
All of us wake up each morning to a new day. Right there, every sunrise, lie two things to be both grateful and optimistic about. We’re still of this world and maybe today’s newness will avail us of unprecedented or unforeseen opportunities for personal and communal betterment.
On 4/20, many across the U.S. gathered to celebrate their love and appreciation for marijuana.
Police departments across Maine took to social media Wednesday to express their anger and sense of loss over the fatal shooting of Somerset County Sheriff ’s Office Cpl. Eugene Cole.
Several police departments used Facebook to post a photograph of Cole and his alleged killer, 29-year-old John Williams.
AUGUSTA (AP) — House Speaker Sara Gideon and Senate President Michael Thibodeau are calling lawmakers back to Augusta to deal with vetoes and unfinished business.
Lawmakers will get back to work May 2 to wrap up work on school funding, tax conformity, marijuana sales and other key issues.
AUGUSTA (AP) — Police thought they were seizing heroin from a driver under the influence but the powdery substance has turned out to be the cremated remains of a former Maine police officer.
Maine’s Congressional Delegation Should Call for Pruitt’s Termination
Authorities continued a massive manhunt Thursday for the man suspected of fatally shooting a Somerset County sheriff ’s corporal, a day after the killing shocked central Maine communities and led to school lockdowns and a frantic search for a man considered armed and dangerous.
BRUNSWICK — The American Red Cross has announced the following upcoming blood donation opportunities:
Brunswick: May 8, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Region 10 Technical High School, 68 Church Road; May 17, 1-6 p.m., Thornton Oaks Retirement Community, 25 Thornton Way.
Registration is now open for the 6th Annual Androscoggin Bank Run for Independence.
The run, which supports the Independence Association, is scheduled for May 20.
Habitat for Humanity/7 Rivers Maine wants to help even more low income families and their housing needs.
To aid that mission, habitat’s largest annual fundraiser will take place at 2 p.m. Sunday with the Spring Walk to Build. Director of Development and Communications Kathy Smith said the event typically raises $50,000.
A report of an armed woman in a Middle Street home led Bath police to surround the building and lock down a nearby credit union Wednesday afternoon.