Community

  • Community Calendar: Dec. 5-15

    Greater Portland Benefits Monday 12/31 Polar Bear Plunge and 5K, East End Beach, Portland, benefits Natural Resources Council of Maine, info and register at nrcm.salsalabs.org/dipdash/. Books/Authors...

  • School Notebook: Dec. 5

    S. Portland teacher jets away on volunteer trip Jen Fletcher, a fifth-grade instrumental music teacher in South Portland, was one of 50 people chosen to go on this...

  • Portland Meetings: Dec. 5-13

    Wed.  12/5  11 a.m.  Portland Disability Advisory Committee  CH Wed.  12/5  5 p.m.  Historic Preservation Board  CH Wed.  12/5  7 p.m.  District 1 Annual Meeting  East End...

  • People & Business: Dec. 5

    Gorman family makes major donation to Maine Medical Maine Medical Center announced Nov. 21 that a gift of $4 million has been provided by Lisa Gorman and the...

  • Mid-Coast Meetings: Nov. 30 to Dec. 7

    Brunswick Mon.  12/3   6:30 p.m.  Town Council  TH Wed.  12/5  10 a.m.  Staff Review Committee  TH Wed.  12/5  7 p.m.  Marine Resource Committee  TH Thur.  12/6 ...

  • Southern Meetings: Nov. 30 to Dec. 7

    Cape Elizabeth Tues.  12/4  7 p.m.  Planning Board Workshop  TH Wed.  12/5  6:30 p.m.  Facilities Needs Assessment Committee  CEHS Thur.  12/6  7 p.m.  Comprehensive Plan Committee  TH...

  • Community Calendar: Nov. 28-Dec. 7

    Greater Portland Benefits Sunday 12/2 StarLights, 3:30 p.m., Northern Light Mercy Hospital Fore River Campus, purchase lights for $10 to honor, remember, or pay tribute; donations...

  • Northern Meetings: Nov. 29 to Dec. 7

    Durham Thur.  11/29  7 p.m.  Budget Committee  TO Mon.  12/3  6:30 p.m.  Comprehensive Committee  TO  Tues.  12/4  6:30 p.m.  Capital Improvement Policy Committee  TO Tues.  12/4 ...

  • Portland Meetings: Nov. 28 to Dec. 6

    Wed.  11/28  5 p.m.  Historic Preservation Board  CH Wed.  11/28  5:30 p.m.  Finance Committee  CH Wed.  11/28  5:30 p.m.  Housing Committee  CH Thur.  11/29  4...

  • People & Business: Nov. 28

    Lamey-Wellehan named Retailer of the Year  The National Shoe Retailers Association honored Falmouth-based Lamey Wellehan shoes as its 2018 Retailer of the Year during NSRA’s...

  • School Notebook: Nov. 28

    Telling Room announces Emerging Author Fellows The Telling Room recently introduced its 2018-19 Young Emerging Author fellows. The writing and publishing program offers students the...

  • Northern Meetings: Nov. 22-30

    Chebeague Island Tues.  11/27  5:30 p.m.  Cemetery Committee  PH Cumberland Mon.  11/16  7 p.m.  Town Council  TH Durham Tues.  6:30 p.m.  Select Board  TO Falmouth...

  • Southern Meetings: Nov. 23-29

    Cape Elizabeth Tues.  11/27  6:30 p.m.  School Board Workshop  CEHS Wed.  11/28  6:30 p.m.  Facilities Needs Assessment Committee  PCMS Scarborough Tues.  11/27  5 p.m.  Board...

  • Mid-Coast Meetings: Nov. 23-30

    Brunswick Mon.  11/26  7 p.m.  Recreation Commission  TH Tues.  11/27  7:30 a.m.  Brunswick Downtown Association  TH Tues.  11/27  7 p.m.  Planning Board  TH Wed.  11/28 ...

  • School Notebook: Dec. 21

    Freeport High School Honor Roll The following Freeport High School students demonstrated academic excellence and earned a place on the Quarter 1 honor roll: High...

  • Community Calendar: Nov. 21-30

    Greater Portland Books/Authors Freeport Historical Society Writing Contest, in conjunction with exhibit “Blacksmiths and Storekeepers: Freeport Village, Crossroads of Change, 1770-1920,” open to students and adults...

  • Holiday Happenings: Nov. 21-Dec. 1

    Fairs & Festivals Thursday 11/29 Holiday Bazaar & Wreath Sale, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Mid Coast Hospital Café, 123 Medical Center Drive, Brunswick. More than 100 arrangements...

  • Portland Meetings: Nov. 21-30

    Wed.  11/21  4 p.m.  Public Art Committee  PPL Mon.  11/26  9 p.m.  Legislative Committee  CH Mon.  11/26  6 p.m.  Portland Water District Board of Trustees  225...

  • People & Business: Oct. 21

    Local food innovators honored by MHS Three local food innovators were recognized when the Maine Historical Society held its annual Maine History Maker Award Ceremony...

  • South Meetings: Nov. 16-23

    Cape Elizabeth Mon.  11/19  7 p.m.  Conservation Committee  TH Tues.  11/20  7 p.m.  Planning Board  TH Scarborough  Mon.  11/19  6 p.m.  Long Range Planning Committee  MB Mon. ...