Community

  • Midcoast People & Business: April 12

    Local apprentices establish ‘free choice’ farm in Brunswick Two former apprentices of locally renowned organic vegetable farm, Crystal Spring Farm, are embarking on their own venture this...

  • Midcoast Meetings: April 12-18

    Bath  Tues.  4/16  6 p.m.  Recreation Commission  4 Sheridan Rd. Wed.  4/17  4 p.m.  Bicycle & Pedestrian Committee  4 Sheridan Rd.  Brunswick Wed.  4/17  10...

  • Southern Meetings: April 12-18

    Cape Elizabeth Wed.  4/17  5:30 p.m.  Community Services Committee  CECC Thur.  4/18  6:30 p.m.  Thomas Memorial Library Committee  TML Thur.  4/18  7 p.m.  Fort Williams Park...

  • Northern Meetings: April 11-18

    Chebeague Island Fri.  4/12  8 a.m.  Shellfish Conservation Commission  PSB/TO Sat.  4/13  9 a.m.  Board of Selectmen Workshop  TH Cumberland  Tues.  4/16  7 p.m.  Planning Board ...

  • Greater Portland Community Calendar: April 10-19

    Greater Portland Benefits Saturday 4/13 Simple Gifts Concert Fundraiser, featuring Seagrass, Pretty Girls Sing Soprano, Oompahlele, and Northern Pitch, 7-9 p.m., Trinity Episcopal Church, Forest Avenue, Portland,...

  • Portland Meetings: April 10-19

    Wed.  4/10  5 p.m.  Land Bank Commission  CH Wed.  4/10  5:30 p.m.  Housing Committee  CH Thur.  4/11  5 p.m.  Board of Commissioners Public Hearing  CH Tues.  4/16 ...

  • School Notebook: April 10

    Baxter Academy wins sixth engineering award Baxter Academy for Technology and Science’s FIRST robotics team, the Outliers, claimed a sixth engineering award at the Greater...

  • People & Business: April 10

    Recognition The Trauma Intervention Program of greater Portland held its annual Heroes with Heart celebration April 4 at the Holiday Inn by the Bay to honor...

  • Midcoast Community Calendar: April 5

    Midcoast Benefits Monday 4/15 Patriot’s Day Half-K, noon, inaugural event for “underachievers” lampoons  5K, beautiful 546-yard route on/near Brunswick Mall, $20, benefits Rotary Club’s youth programs, bit.ly/2HM57SE....

  • Southern Meetings: April 5-11

    Cape Elizabeth Mon.  4/8  7 p.m.   Town Council   TH Tues.  4/9  7 p.m.  Conservation Committee  TH Thur.  4/11  7 p.m.  Recycling Committee  PWD Scarborough Mon.  4/8  2 p.m. ...

  • Midcoast School Notebook: April 5

    Region 10 students win big in Bangor Four Region 10 students had top-three finishes and earned medals in various competitions on March 8 at the statewide annual Skills...

  • Midcoast Meetings: April 5-11

    Brunswick Mon.  4/8  5:30 p.m.  Brunswick/Topsham Water Board  266 River Rd. Topsham  Mon.  4/8  6:30 p.m.  Town Council Special Meeting  TH Tues.  4/9  7 p.m.  Planning...

  • Northern Meetings: April 4-11

    Chebeague Island Tues.  4/9  7 p.m.  Planning Board  TO Wed.  4/10  6 p.m.  Board of Selectmen  CIH Cumberland  Mon.  4/8  6 p.m.  Town Council  TH...

  • Greater Portland Community Calendar: April 3

    Greater Portland Benefits Tuesday 4/9 “National Library Week Fun-raiser,” 4-9 p.m., Pat’s Pizza, 209 US Route 1, Scarborough, percentage of purchases donated to Scarborough Public Library. Friday 4/19 ...

  • Greater Portland School Notebook: April 3

    Mast Landing math team makes the grade The fifth-grade team at Mast Landing School in Freeport came in first place of the 30 teams that...

  • Portland Meetings: April 3-10

    Wed.  4/3  11 a.m.  Portland Disability Advisory Committee  CH Wed.  4/3  Noon  CDBG Allocation Committee   CH Wed.  4/3  5 p.m.  Historic Preservation Board  CH Thur. ...

  • People & Business: April 3

    Portland doctor honored by peers for work in Haiti Dr. Michael Taylor of Portland recently received a Presidential Citation Award from the American Academy of...

  • Midcoast Community Calendar: March 29-April 6

    Benefits Saturday 3/30 Auction, Topsham Fairgrounds Exhibition Hall, 5 p.m. preview; auction begins at 6 p.m. All proceeds help cover senior year events for Class of 2021...

  • Southern Meetings: March 29 to April 5

    Cape Elizabeth Tues.  4/2  6 p.m.  Planning Board Site Walk  326 Ocean House Rd. Tues.  4/2  7 p.m.  Planning Board Workshop  TH Thur.  4/4  6:30 p.m.  School...

  • People & Business: March 29

    Midcoast woman publishes inspirational memoir Linda Sprague Pappas of West Bath has just published her first book, “The Perfect Child for Us.” In 2011 her grandson...