A little more light will shine on plans to extend the Downeaster from Brunswick to Rockland on Wednesday night.
Patricia Quinn, executive director of the Northern New England Passenger Rail Authority, will present on the proposed service extension at the Bath City Council meeting set for 6 p.m. at Bath City Hall.
Jordan Peele has been dreaming of his Oscar moment since he was 13, but now that it’s happened, he can hardly believe it.
The work of Jan Roberson will be on display at Thornton Oaks, with the opening reception scheduled for Wednesday.
The opening of “Maine — The Way Life IS” will be at 4 p.m. Feb. 7. The exhibit will be on display at Thornton Oaks, located at 25 Thornton Way, through March. The public is invited to attend this free event.
Hailing from New Hampshire’s Mount Washington Valley, Heather Pierson and her trio are three musicians from three very different backgrounds. Those backgrounds influence songs that bring to life the sounds of the streets of New Orleans and the valleys of Appalachia.
Maine State Music Theatre is seeking applicants for its highly regarded Educational Fellowship Program.
DEAR ABBY: A few months ago, I informed my bosses I was pregnant. Within a week, they were trying to fire me and blame it on other things at work that made no sense and hadn’t been issues before.
Starting this week and continuing into April, Patten Free Library is paying tribute to films directed by women.
The film series will take place at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, in the Community Room of the library. Patten Free Library is located at 33 Summer St. All films are free and open to the public, and refreshments are provided.
The films being shown include:
ARIES – MAR 21/APR 20 Aries, you give everyone the benefit of the doubt, and that’s commendable. Such a positive outlook will serve you and your relationships well.
TAURUS – APR 21/MAY 21 Taurus, you may do a bunch of sitting around and waiting at work in the days ahead. Stay patient and rest up, as you’ll need energy reserves when things pick up again.
Magician Norman Ng will mix magic, comedy and audience participation in a pair of shows at the Johnson Hall Performing Arts Center Saturday.
THE COURSEN READINGS, PT. 1
Sunday, Feb. 4, 1 p.m.
Fireplace Room, Curtis Memorial Library
Blake Griffin had 24 points and 10 rebounds in his debut for Detroit, and the Pistons edged the Memphis Grizzlies 104- 102 on Thursday night.
Donald Crisman has more than a half-century of Super Bowl memories behind him, from taking a 24-hour train ride to Super Bowl II to seeing his beloved New England Patriots win in overtime last year. But he says Sunday’s matchup between the Philadelphia Eagles and the Patriots just might be his final big game.