With a population of around 400 or so, Arrowsic has managed to get by with a small, dedicated part-time staff for years.
But a host of factors could change that, and the town is considering the addition of a new position in its office, or adjusting responsibilities and compensation of the handful that work there.
The Bath City Council welcomed two new councilors and one returning member on Wednesday.
A Lisbon landmark transformed into a family restaurant was honored recently as the Maine Downtown Center “Project of the Year.”
One of the best things we do at the Southern Midcoast Maine Chamber is we give annual awards to deserving individuals and businesses. These awards are our way of saying thank you to the people in our communities who help us thrive. These awards are highly competitive with many deserving candidates.
Russell Westbrook scored 34 points in his seventh triple-double of the season, and the Oklahoma City Thunder rallied from 17 points down in the second half to defeat the Utah Jazz, 100-94 on Tuesday night.
BRUNSWICK — The Brunswick Junior High School eighth-grade girls basketball team opened the season Monday with a 52-40 loss to “Battle of the Bridge” rival Mt. Ararat.
The Huskies (0-1) began well, turning a 10-10 first-quarter deadlock into a 28-24 halftime lead.
BATH — The Long Reach Swim Club from the Bath Area Family YMCA recently competed in a meet, with several records falling.
TOPSHAM — The Mt. Ararat seventh-grade girls basketball team opened its season with a 50-38 victory over Brunswick on Monday.
LEWISTON — Colby College held the Bates women’s basketball team under 25- percent shooting from the field and received 19 points and nine rebounds from senior captain Katie McCrum in a 58-47 victory Tuesday night at Alumni Gymnasium.
TOPSHAM — The Mt. Ararat Middle School eighth-grade boys basketball team received 14 points from Ty Henke in a 49-29 victory over rival Brunswick on Monday.
Ezra Emmert and Cody Bowker chipped in six points apiece for the 1-0 Eagles.
Isak Franklin led the Huskies with nine points, while Ethan Driscoll chipped in six.
BATH — Jansen Morrison popped for 23 points as the Bath Middle School eighth-grade boys basketball team rolled to a 66-50 victory over Gray-New Gloucester on Tuesday.
Gabe Aucoin added 17 points, with Thomas Guild chipping in 10 in the win.
The NFL has denied Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski’s appeal of a one-game suspension for a late, gratuitous hit to the head of Bills defensive back Tre’Davious White.
The league announced the decision of appeals officer Derrick Brooks on Tuesday.
White was face down on
Pat Geary scored the game’s lone goal to return the Bowdoin College men’s ice hockey team to the win column with a 1-0 victory at the University of Southern Maine on Tuesday evening.
The Polar Bears climbed to 3-5 on the year, while dropping the Huskies to 1-8-3.
As the temperatures dip outside, area swim and dive teams head inside to the local pools to compete in the 2017/18 high school swim season.
[img_assist|nid=1189799|title=|desc= A PROTESTOR holds torn representations of American and Israeli flags during a protest at the Unknown Soldier Square in Gaza City this morning. President Donald Trump is forging ahead with plans to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital despite intense Arab, Muslim and European opposition to a move that would upend decades of U.S.
The nation’s homeless population increased this year for the first time since 2010, driven by a surge in the number of people living on the streets in Los Angeles and other West Coast cities.