BRUNSWICK — Tedford Housing will remember individuals within the Brunswick homeless community who passed away during the year during a ceremony on Thursday, Dec. 21.
The 5:30 p.m. service will be held at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church at 27 Pleasant St.
WISCASSET — Chewonki is sponsoring a wilderness first aid course Jan. 3-6, 2018, and a Wilderness First Responder Bridge Course Jan. 7-10. Students may enroll in both courses to become certified as a Wilderness
PEOPLE PLUS MEMBERS pause for a quick picture before heading last month for "Frank's Field Trip" to the Gardens Aglow light display at the Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens. Frank Connors, People Plus membership coordinator, leads a field trip every month. The trip includes bus transportation and Frank's insights and local knowledge. The van usually leaves around 10 a.m.
Maine State Police have arrested a Wiscasset woman and charged her in connection with the death of a 4-yearold girl last Friday.
In 2016, 376 people died due to drug overdose in Maine.
Those figures from the Office of the Maine Attorney General led the Maine Legislature to create a task force to address an opioid crisis that is a statewide issue.
This week the task force released its recommendations.
Scanning an empty field that once housed a Shaker village in New Hampshire, Jesse Casana had come in search of the foundations of stone buildings, long-forgotten roadways and other remnants of this community dating to the 1790s.
It is a dream come true for U.S.-based climate scientists — the offer of all-expenses-paid life in France to advance their research in Europe instead of in the United States under climate skeptic President Donald Trump, two of the winners say.
Martha Barden hobbled around in so much pain — barely able to navigate stairs, always calculating distances she could walk — that her husband told her she needed knee replacement.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla.
The world’s nights are getting alarmingly brighter — bad news for all sorts of creatures, humans included.
Richmond High School seniors boys basketball player Zach Small scored his 1,000th career point as the Bobcats earned an 80-56 Mountain Valley Conference victory over Oak Hill on Wednesday.
Small, needing eight points to reach 1,000, had a game-high 39 points as Richmond improved to 3-0. The Bobcats host 3-0 Spruce Mountain on Friday at 7 p.m.
Tyler Pitlick scored twice and Jamie Benn had a goal and two assists, leading the Dallas Stars to a 5-2 victory over the New York Islanders on Wednesday night.