Community

  • People & Business: Aug. 2

    Beth Israel Congregation welcomes new rabbi  After an extensive national search, Beth Israel Congregation in Bath has brought on Lisa Vinikoor as its new rabbi....

  • Portland Meetings: Aug. 2-11

    Portland Wed.  8/2  5 p.m.  City Council  (Workshop)  CH Wed.  8/2  3:30 p.m.  Creative Portland Board  84 Free St. Wed.  8/2  5 p.m.  Historic Preservation...

  • Southern Meetings: July 28 to Aug. 4

    Cape Elizabeth Tues.  8/1  7 p.m.  Planning Board (Workshop)  TH Thur.  8/3  7 p.m.  Recycling Committee  PWD Scarborough Tues.  8/1  4 p.m.  Rules and Policies Committee...

  • Mid-Coast Meetings: July 28 to Aug. 4

    Bath Wed.  8/2  6 p.m.  City Council  CH Brunswick Fri.  7/28  9 a.m.  Brunswick Development Corporation  TH Tues.  8/1  7 p.m.  Planning Board  TH Tues....

  • Northern Meetings: July 27 to Aug. 4

    Durham Wed.  8/2  7 p.m.  Planning Board  TO Falmouth Thur.  7/27  6 p.m.  Long Range Planning Advisory Committee  TH Tues.  8/1  6:30 p.m.  Planning Board...

  • Tri-Town Notes: July 27

    Inaugural ride in veteran’s memory  Army Staff Sgt. Thomas J. Field of Lisbon was the crew chief of a Black Hawk helicopter that was shot...

  • Community Calendar: July 26-Aug. 5

    Greater Portland Benefits Themed-basket fundraiser to support Falmouth Memorial Library’s capital campaign. Bids accepted Aug. 1-22.  Books/Authors Thursday 7/27 I Heart Reading in Portland: Pedal Through the...

  • Northern School: July 27

    Brownie and Junior Girl Scout troops in Freeport unexpectedly dropped in at the Freeport Fire Department, police station and a nursing home June 3 with...

  • Portland Meetings: July 26 to Aug. 3

    Portland Wed.  7/26  8 a.m.  METRO Board of Directors  114 Valley St. Wed.  7/26  5 p.m.  Sustainability and Transportation Committee  CH Mon.  7/31  3:30 p.m....

  • People & Business: July 26

    New executive director hired at SPACE Gallery SPACE Gallery’s Board of Directors announced July 13 that a Philadephia artist, writer, arts administrator and art historian...

  • Mid-Coast Meetings: July 21-28

    Brunswick Mon.  7/24  5 p.m.  Village Review Board (Workshop)  TH Tues.  7/25  7:30 a.m.  Brunswick Downtown Association  TH Tues.  7/25  4:30 p.m.  Conservation Commission  TH...

  • Southern School Notebook: July 21

    Grant will mean new Apple devices at Holy Cross Four years ago, Holy Cross Catholic School in South Portland became the first diocesan school to...

  • Southern Meetings: July 21-28

    Cape Elizabeth Tues.  7/25  7 p.m.  Board of Zoning Appeals  TH Scarborough Wed. 7/26  8 a.m.  Public Safety Building Committee  PSB South Portland Mon.  7/24...

  • Northern Meetings: July 20-27

    Chebeague Island Thur.  7/20  7:10 p.m.  Planning Board  CRC Tues.  7/25  6 p.m.  Cemetery Committee  PH Wed.  7/26  6 p.m.  Board of Selectmen  IH Thur....

  • Tri-Town Notes: July 20

    Youth circus returns to Freeport Circus Smirkus, Vermont’s award-winning international traveling youth circus, is returning to Freeport on its 30th anniversary Big Top Tour. Get...

  • Community Calendar: July 19-28

    Greater Portland Benefits Themed-basket fundraiser to support Falmouth Memorial Library’s capital campaign. Donated baskets may be dropped off starting July 24; bids will be accepted Aug. 1-22. ...

  • Portland Meetings: July 19-26

    Portland Wed.  7/19  4 p.m.  Public Art Committee  PPL Wed.  7/19  5 p.m.  Historic Preservation Board  CH Wed.  7/19  5:30 p.m.  Economic Development Committee  CH...

  • People & Business: July 19

    MMC doctor is among distinguished faculty at Tufts  The Tufts University School of Medicine recently presented the Tufts Distinguished Faculty Award to Dr. Peter Bates, Maine...

  • Portland School Notebook: July 19

    Casco Bay High School Honor Roll The following students at Casco Bay High School were recognized for academic excellence and earned a place on the...

  • Mid-Coast People & Business: July 14

    MCH addiction center recognized Mid Coast Hospital’s Addiction Resource Center was recognized for meeting the silver level in the inaugural 2017 Gold Star Standards of...