Topsham

  • Letter: Beem is right about soft money

    Edgar Allen Beem’s piece on the corrupting effect of soft money via the Supreme Court ruling called “Citizens United” hit the nail squarely on the...

  • Mid-Coast Meetings: Aug. 17-23

    Brunswick Thu.    8/23    9 a.m.     People Plus    BTThu.    8/23    7 p.m.    Recycling and Sustainability    HBThu.    8/23    7:30 p.m.    Zoning Board of Appeals    BS...

  • Topsham Police Beat: Aug. 17

    Arrests 8/8 at 8:43 p.m. Aaron Perkins, 19, of Davis Street, Lewiston, was arrested by Officer Randy Cook on Lewiston Road on charges of violating...

  • SMCC gets medical device manufacturing grant

    BRUNSWICK — Continuing a long-time tradition of working with local employers to provide workforce training, a grant from the Maine Quality Center will allow Southern Maine...

  • Gerzofsky nominated for Defense award

    BRUNSWICK — Senator Stan Gerzofsky recently called his nomination for the 2012 Defense Community Award (Policymaker/Elected Official of the Year) a “true honor.” The award honors...

  • Bath Police Beat: Aug. 17

    Arrests 8/5, no time listed. Mickey Gilley, 29, of Dummer Street, was arrested by Officer Jason Aucoin on charges of assault and obstructing the report...

  • Eveningstar Cinema expansion proposed

    BRUNSWICK — Local film aficionados may have a new place to take in independent films such as this year’s Oscar-winner “The Artist” or “Moonrise Kingdom” if...

  • Maine Street Celebration of the Arts coming Saturday

    BRUNSWICK — An annual celebration of the arts kicks off downtown this Saturday. The Sixth Annual Brunswick Outdoor Arts Festival starts at 9 a.m. and runs...

  • Homeless students getting younger

    BRUNSWICK — The numbers of youth taking advantage of the Merrymeeting Project have remained stable over the past several years, but the age of homeless students...

  • Community Calendar: Aug. 15-26

    Greater Portland Benefits Friday 8/17  Shop for Support Red Sale, second-hand women’s clothing sale, 12-7 p.m., benefits Dress for Success Maine, 565 Congress St., Suite...

  • People and Business

    Appointments David Ciullo of Career Management Associates has been elected president of Lincolnshire International, a member-owned organization that specializes in helping companies manage talent, with...

  • Arts Calendar: Aug. 15-26

    Greater Portland Auditions/Call for Art Books & Authors Friday 8/17 “Growing up in Brooklyn,” Barbara Duke, reading , 12-1 p.m., Portland Public Library, 5 Monument...

  • No Sugar Added: 109 ways to torment yourself

    When it’s August and a parent is seven weeks into summer vacation, she will admittedly look for any opportunity to escape reality for few moments....

  • Mid-Coast Meetings: Aug. 10-16

    Brunswick Mon.    8/13    10 a.m.    Staff Review    Hawthorne SchoolMon.    8/13    5:30 p.m.    Brunswick/Topsham Water Board    266 River RoadTue.    8/14    8 a.m.    Sewer District    10 Pine...

  • Topsham Police Beat: Aug. 8

    Arrests 8/2 at 2:09 p.m. A 16-year-old male, of Bowdoinham, was arrested on Woodland Avenue by Officer Troy Garrison on a warrant. 8/4 at 11:02...

  • Environmental cleanup underway at BNAS

    BRUNSWICK — After nearly 70 years as a military base, there are several significant environmental concerns being cleaned up at the former Brunswick Naval Air Station...

  • Beach to Beacon runner in a class all her own

    CAPE ELIZABETH — Dottie Gray is the most seasoned runner at the TD Beach to Beacon 10K you’ve never heard of. She runs more than...

  • Pejepscot Historical Society offers two new walking tours

    BRUNSWICK — Two walking tours will give residents a new perspective on some of the town’s most well known sites this Sunday. The Pejepscot Historical Society...

  • People and Business

    Appointments The Animal Refuge League of Greater Portland recently announced the appointment of four new members, David Hanson, Sarah Marble, Kevin Mahoney and Michael Bosse...

  • Out & About: Music from exotic to classical

    There’s an intriguing array of musical choices coming up in Portland and environs. In the city, Caravan of Thieves, a string band with an exotic...