Times Record

Subscribe to Times Record feed
Updated: 5 min 22 sec ago

People Plus open house is Thursday

Wed, 09/27/2017 - 11:24

BRUNSWICK — People Plus will be hold an open house Thursday from noon to 2 p.m. As the Brunswick Area Senior Community Center, People Plus will be showcasing all of the activities, clubs, programs and games that are held at the center daily, weekly and monthly at this single event at 35 Union St.

read more

Categories: News

Cider Pressing at the Pownalborough Court House

Wed, 09/27/2017 - 11:24

DRESDEN — Bring your own apples and press your own cider at the Pownalborough Court House in Dresden on Saturday, Sept. 30 from noon to 4 p.m. The stewardship committee for the historic site will provide an electric grinder and a traditional press.

read more

Categories: News

Tour de Farms is coming Saturday to Wiscasset

Wed, 09/27/2017 - 11:24

WISCASSET — The 18th annual Midcoast Maine Tour de Farms will take place this Saturday, Sept. 30, from 7:45 a.m. to 4 p.m.

read more

Categories: News

BAY DAY IN BOWDOINHAM

Wed, 09/27/2017 - 11:24
Categories: News

Lisbon Dems to pick candidate

Wed, 09/27/2017 - 11:24
BY DARCIE MOORE Times Record Staff

LISBON

The Lisbon Democratic Committee will caucus Sunday to select a candidate for the Maine House District 56 representing Lisbon in November.

The special election will fill the seat left vacant earlier this month by the sudden death of Rep. Gina Mason, who was elected to her first term in the Legislature last November. Her term expires in 2018.

read more

Categories: News

Food sovereignty on hold in Freeport

Wed, 09/27/2017 - 11:24
BY JULIETTE LAAKA Times Record Staff

FREEPORT

Freeport won’t adopt a food sovereignty ordinance until the Maine Legislature addresses issues in state law that could put agriculture at risk.

read more

Categories: News

Woolwich raises tax rate 1.4%

Wed, 09/27/2017 - 11:24
BY NATHAN STROUT Times Record Staff

WOOLWICH

The Woolwich Board of Selectmen voted Monday to increase the municipal tax rate to $14.40, or 1.4 percent.

The 20 cent tax increase follows two years at $14.20, after a drop of 10 cents before that. For a property valued at $100,000, for example, the property tax would be $1,440.

read more

Categories: News

Brunswick to eye shift in special ed

Wed, 09/27/2017 - 11:24
BY JULIETTE LAAKA Times Record Staff

BRUNSWICK

The Brunswick School Board tonight will tackle a change proposed by the state that will impact young children with disabilities.

read more

Categories: News

Troubled Minds, ‘Shattered’ System Part III

Wed, 09/27/2017 - 09:16
By Lance Tapley Pine Tree Watch

Third in a three-part series. Read Part 1 here.

read more

Categories: News

Troubled Minds, ‘Shattered’ System: Part II

Wed, 09/27/2017 - 08:52
By Lance Tapley Pine Tree Watch

Second in a three-part series.

read more

Categories: News

Troubled Minds, ‘Shattered’ System

Wed, 09/27/2017 - 08:47
By Lance Tapley

First in a three-part series.

In April, while incarcerated at the Maine State Prison’s Intensive Mental Health Unit in Warren, James Staples removed his own eyeball.

read more

Categories: News

GARDENING: Good corn taste ... it’s in the genes

Tue, 09/26/2017 - 11:14
BY LEE REICH The Associated Press

The taste of sweet corn in the market has, to many palates, gotten better and better over the years. The taste of sweet corn that I grow is the same every year.

Still, my taste buds tell me that my corn tastes best.

It’s not from having a green thumb or a site particularly congenial to sweet corn; it’s all in the sweet corn’s genes.

read more

Categories: News

Love egg rolls? Make them at home

Tue, 09/26/2017 - 11:14
BY SARA MOULTON The Associated Press

Who doesn’t love an egg roll? For generations it’s been Chinese cuisine’s No. 1 hit in America. And why not?

They’re ubiquitous, they’re fried, they’re delicious, and you can eat them with your hands. Unfortunately, egg rolls are restaurant food. Making them at home can seem too daunting.

read more

Categories: News

Those keeping watch while others sleep

Tue, 09/26/2017 - 11:14
Sarah Smiley

When I was younger, my grandmother, Doris, said that she and my grandfather, Big Jack, were like ships passing in the night.

read more

Categories: News

New York wine country

Tue, 09/26/2017 - 11:14
BY SALLY CARPENTER HALE The Associated Press

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y.

read more

Categories: News

For the record

Tue, 09/26/2017 - 11:14
Categories: News

Dragons FH ends skid

Tue, 09/26/2017 - 11:14
The Times Record

BRUNSWICK

The Brunswick High School field hockey team ended a five-game losing streak with a 4-1 victory over Hampden Academy in Kennebec Valley Athletic Conference action on Monday.

The Dragons improved to 3- 6 and visits Camden Hills on Thursday at 4 p.m.

read more

Categories: News

Postseason field almost set, but HR chases providing drama

Tue, 09/26/2017 - 11:14
BY NOAH TRISTER The Associated Press

It was a rough weekend for any fans hoping for some final- week excitement in the postseason races.

read more

Categories: News

Photo

Tue, 09/26/2017 - 11:14
Categories: News

Battered Patriots keep winning, Texans bemoan late collapse

Tue, 09/26/2017 - 11:14
BY KYLE HIGHTOWER The Associated Press

FOXBOROUGH, Mass.

The New England Patriots walked off the field following their 36-33 win over the Houston Texans on Sunday feeling fortunate.

read more

Categories: News

Pages