Freeport Community Library will highlight the digital paintings and illustrations of Zach Cunningham in a January 2018 art exhibit.
Cunningham, who sometimes works under the anagram moniker Chaz the Bug, is an illustrator, comics artist and graphic designer living in Portland, Maine. His lines are bold, bulbous, erratic, sharp.
A welcome disturbance in the Force, Rian Johnson’s “The Last Jedi” is, by wide measure, the trippiest, scrappiest and most rule-breaking “Star Wars” adventure yet.
With glowing reviews from critics and $450.8 million of worldwide box office in the first three days of release of “The Last Jedi,” all would seem to be right in the “Star Wars” universe.
Brayden Point and Steven Stamkos scored in the shootout, lifting the Tampa Bay Lightning to a 4-3 victory over the Ottawa Senators on Thursday night.
The Lightning threatened to win on a power play at the end of overtime, but Nikita Kucherov’s shot past Craig Anderson was launched a split-second after the buzzer.
EAST LANSING, Mich,
Miles Bridges had 17 points and nine rebounds as part of a balanced offense that gave No. 2 Michigan State a 102-60 victory over Long Beach State on Thursday night.
The Spartans (12-1) have won 11 straight with all the victories by double digits and many by 20-plus points.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.
Geoff Collins has lofty expectations for Temple.
“The future is bright,” the first-year coach said after Frank Nutile threw for 254 yards and a touchdown to lead the Owls to a 28-3 victory over Florida International in the Gasparilla Bowl on Thursday night.
LeBron James scored 34 points, Kevin Love added 27 and the Cleveland Cavaliers won their 12th straight home game, 115-112 over the Chicago Bulls on Thursday night as injured point guard Isaiah Thomas moved even closer to his return.
BRUNSWICK — The Brunswick Junior High School eighth-grade girls basketball team defeated Lewiston, 39-14, on Wednesday.
The Huskies played solid defense throughout, led by 10 rebounds from Abby Sharpe, along with strong play from Mia Desantis and Bri Lemont, which held Lewiston to one point in the first quarter and six in the first half.
FREEPORT — Traip Academy held off a Freeport rally, posting a 46-41 victory in high school jayvee girls basketball action on Wednesday.
Hannah Spaulding brought the Falcons back, hitting a pair of 3-pointers in the fourth quarter.
BATH — Brogan Shaw had 19 points to lead the Morse High School freshman boys basketball team to a 63-57 win over Medomak Valley recently.
Lucas Ouimette added 14 points, while Maxon Brochu chipped in nine.
TOPSHAM — Mt. Ararat jumped out to a 10-2 lead and never looked back in downing Edward Little, 39-24, in recent high school jayvee girls basketball play.
The Eagles led 19-12 at the half and 31-15 after three.
Zach Small and Matt Rines combined for 63 points as the Richmond High School boys basketball team cruised to a 79-63 Mountain Valley Conference victory over Boothbay on Thursday.
The Bobcats are 4-2 and have a eight days to prepare for their next game — at Lisbon on Dec. 29 at 7 p.m.
There are some folks in the AFC who shudder at the thought of facing the Ravens’ defense in the playoffs.
Michael Beasley started heating up in the third quarter, and he really poured it on the fourth.
So when did he know he had the hot hand?
“Jan. 9, 1989,” Beasley said.
Yes, Beasley started believing he would make every shot he took on the day he was born.
[img_assist|nid=1192854|title=|desc= DIRIGO’S LUKE LUEDERS (4, above) hustles the ball across the court while Lisbon’s DJ Douglass plays defense during an MVC basketball game Thursday night at Dirigo High School in Dixfield. To the right, Cougar Alex Gorham (30) goes in for a layup in front of Lisbon’s Seth Tapley (33). Dirigo defeated the Greyhounds, 54-35 on Thursday.
[img_assist|nid=1192852|title=|desc= IN THIS PHOTO provided by Quintillion, workers maneuver cable while laying a subsea cable off Oliktok Point near Prudhoe Bay, Alaska. In October 2017, ship crews finished installing the last Alaska segment of the subsea cable system between Nome and Prudhoe Bay, and the network became available on Dec. 1 to telecom providers.
[img_assist|nid=1192847|title=|desc= FROM LEFT, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, R-Wis., House Budget Committee Chair Diane Black, R-Tenn., and House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady, R-Texas, congratulate each other after signing the final version of the GOP tax bill during an enrollment ceremony at the Capitol in Washington on Thursday.