All posts by The Forecaster

  • Mid-Coast Sports Roundup

    Morse swimmer excels at YMCA Nationals Morse junior James Wells won the 100 backstroke (47.70 seconds) and the 50 freestyle (20.50) at the YMCA National...

  • Freeport police claim shortcomings threaten public safety

    FREEPORT — A nine-page letter signed by members of the Police Department was sent to the police chief, the town manager and the Town Council...

  • School Notebook

    Mid Coast Hospital offers scholarships BRUNSWICK — The Mid Coast Hospital Auxiliary’s Health Career Scholarship applications are available to local graduating high school seniors who...

  • Mt. Ararat honors winter athletes

    Mt. Ararat High School recently announced its winter sports superlatives. The boys’ basketball Coaches’ Award went to Alex Titcomb. Tyler Toothaker was named Outstanding Senior....

  • Barbara L. French, 80

    GEORGETOWN — Barbara L. French, 80, died April 5 at Mid Coast Hospital. She was born in Kingfield, Nov. 11, 1928, a daughter of Edgar...

  • Brunswick

    Arrests 4/2 at 11:33 p.m. Wendall Dwayne Casler II, 31, of 190 Main Road, Phippsburg, was arrested on Stanwood Street on a warrant arrest charge....

  • Cape Elizabeth

    Arrests There were no arrests. Summonses 4/4 at 4:45 p.m. Belinda Parker, 42, of Congress Street, Portland, was issued a summons on Spurwink Avenue by...

  • Florence L. Coombs, 80

    BRUNSWICK — Florence Louise Coombs, 80, died March 28 at Amenity Manor in Topsham. She was born in Brunswick Nov. 5, 1928, daughter of Irving...

  • Topsham

    Arrests 4/6 at 4:57 a.m. Stephen Dreher, 22, was arrested by Officer Bruce Swanson on a warrant. 4/5 at 12:36 a.m. Paul Mellyn, 49, of...

  • Cumberland lawmaker proposes sales tax holiday

    CUMBERLAND — State Rep. Meredith Strang Burgess, R-Cumberland, is hoping to make Maine one of the more than two dozen states with a sales tax...

  • Other winners

    If you’re curious about who won in The Forecaster’s other coverage areas, here you go: FORECASTER-PORTLAND MALE FEMALE CHEVERUS Alexander Markellos (Skiing) Caroline Summa (Indoor...

  • Bowdoin Beat Baseball pitcher honored

    The spring season is now kicking on all cylinders. Here’s a look: Baseball Bowdoin senior pitcher Pat Driscoll was recently named the NESCAC Pitcher of...

  • South Portland

    Arrests 3/28 at 12:31 a.m. Robert Burgess, 32, was arrested on a warrant for theft by unauthorized taking by Officer Jeff Levesque on Hoyt Street....

  • Steel drums soothe busy students with mellow music

    FALMOUTH — With the popularity of steel drum bands on the rise, Falmouth High School band director Jim Horwich said he used to hear, “how...

  • South Sports Roundup

    SMCC baseball, softball earn victories The Southern Maine Community College baseball and softball teams battled the elements as well as the opposition last weekend and...

  • Scarborough Winter Athletes of the Year

    2008-09 Winter Male Athlete of the Year: BRAD NAKANISHI, Senior-Indoor track * Class A state champion, pole vault Brad Nakanishi and his Scarborough Red Storm...

  • South Portland Winter Athletes of the Year

    2008-09 Winter Male Athlete of the Year: KEEGAN HYLAND, Junior-Basketball * SMAA Co-Player of the Year * SMAA All-Conference, first team The legend of Keegan...

  • Winter 2008-09 Male & Female Athletes of the Year

    As usual, selecting the top male and female winter athletes from each school was a challenge. While coaches and athletic directors were consulted, the ultimate...

  • Male & Female Winter Coaches of the Year

    Coach of the year is another very difficult award to bestow. There are so many devoted and excellent ones out there. These awards were not...

  • Scarborough

    Arrests 3/31 at 2:01 p.m. Krystal Livingston, 26, of Brown Street, Westbrook, was arrested by Officer Brian Nappi and charged with theft by unauthorized taking/transfer....