BRUNSWICK — The Brunswick Downtown Association will host a forum to address homelessness in Brunswick will be held 6-7:30 p.m. Oct. 11 at the Gathering Place, near Hannaford.
According to the BDA, the forum will
• Address safety being influenced by the simple intimidation by some of the growing number of homeless people now choosing to be in Brunswick.
Bath celebrates Autumnfest on Saturday with a number of events including Citizen Involvement Day, the Bath Literary Festival, the North Front Street Block Party and more.
“There’s a bunch of different events that are happening,” said Becky Welsh of J’Adore Consignment, who is chairwoman for the Main Street Bath portion of the festivities.
The USS John S. McCain, a destroyer built by Bath Iron Works that in August was damaged in a collision, will be repaired in Japan.
The Arleigh Burke-class destroyer was damaged when it struck a commercial vessel near Singapore on Aug. 21. An investigation is ongoing.
Kestrel Aircraft Company, which employs about 45 people, has been evicted from its engineering and production facility at Brunswick Landing.
Steve Levesque, director of the Midcoast Regional Redevelopment Authority, confirmed the eviction Thursday.
[img_assist|nid=1177715|title=|desc= CONNOR NGUYEN, at right, and Griffin Williams, second from right, compete in a “Super Smash Bros. Melee” tournament at the Shine eSports festival at the Seaport World Trade Center in Boston. Williams, 21, is captain of an esports team at the University of California, Irvine, and Nguyen, 23, is a graduate of the school.
[img_assist|nid=1177711|title=|desc= DR. RAZELLE KURZROCK is seen in her office in San Diego. Immunotherapy is the hottest thing in cancer treatment, but it’s not for everyone. Gene tests now are helping reveal who is most likely to benefit. “These are the patients we used to be very depressed about,” thinking they couldn’t be helped, said Kurzrock.
TOPSHAM — Annie Wilkins scored the lone goal as the Mt. Ararat High School jayvee field hockey team edged past Edward Little, 1-0, on Tuesday.
Kelsea Dwelley assisted on the goal at 1:54 of the second half.
Emma Lapreziosa tended the goal in the first half and Bailey Rioux was in the net in the second half for Mt. Ararat.
TOPSHAM — The Mt. Ararat Middle School girls soccer team rolled to a 3-0 win over Auburn on Wednesday.
Morgan Ruff, Oliva Cox (assisted by Isadoro Theberge and Maddie Kinney) and Theberge (Kinney) scored for the Eagles.
BRUNSWICK — Mt. Ararat Middle School traveled to Brunswick Junior High School on Tuesday for a pair of “Battle of the Bridge” contests.
In the seventh-grade game, the host Huskies earned a 5-1 victory.
Liam Driscoll scored two goals for Brunswick, while A.J. Wolverton, Robert Johnson and Zach Stern-Hayes added one each.
TOPSHAM — The Mt. Ararat Middle School eighth-grade girls soccer team played a pair of games recently.
Against Lewiston, the Eagles came away with a 2-0 victory. Morgan Ruff scored off a pass from Emily Davison, and Amanda Pickens finished a setup from Lillie Singleton.
Ryan Norton, Rachel Eaton and Lilly Hanna played tough against a good Lewiston team.
FALMOUTH — The North Atlantic Figure Skating Club is pleased to announce that 10 skaters will compete this month at the 2018 New England Regional Figure Skating Championships in Westborough, Mass.
The event takes place Oct. 18-23.
The skaters will display their routines at the Family Ice Center in Falmouth Oct. 13 beginning at 5 p.m.
TOPSHAM — Mt. Ararat Middle School played rival Brunswick to a 1-1 tie in seventh grade girls soccer action on Tuesday.
The Eagles are 2-1-1, while the Huskies are 2-0-2.
Mt. Ararat’s Angel Huntsman found the net early off a cross from Ariana Graybill for a 1-0 Eagles lead.
TOPSHAM — Tristan Burch and Jacob Brillant each netted a pair of goals to lead the Mt. Ararat High School boys jayvee soccer team to a 6-0 victory over Morse.
Burch opened the scoring off an assist from Nathan Kofroth. Thomas Davison registered an unassisted goal.
NEWCASTLE — The Brunswick High School girls soccer jayvee team won its seventh straight game, downing Lincoln Academy, 4-2, on Tuesday.
Lila Solberg opened the scoring eight minutes in and then assisted Rae Bamberger one minute later for a quick two-goal lead. The Dragons carried their 2-0 lead into the half.
Alex Pietrangelo beat Matt Murray 1:15 into overtime to give the St. Louis Blues a 5-4 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Wednesday night in the season opener for both teams.