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  • Anni Clark to perform Freeport benefit

    FREEPORT — Singer and songwriter Anni Clark will perform a benefit concert on Saturday, March 14, at 7:30 p.m. in memory of Ken Carew, a...

  • Falmouth teens compete for $50K prize

    FALMOUTH — Like a well-oiled, albeit ecologically friendly machine, members of the Emission Commission at Falmouth High School have churned out a wealth of information designed...

  • School seeks donations for memorial garden

    FALMOUTH —This May, Falmouth Middle School will dedicate the Lois Murphy Kindness Garden to honor the former long-time guidance counselor who died of cancer last...

  • Richard Q. Storer, 85

    YARMOUTH — Richard Quint Storer, 85, died Feb. 17. He was born in Yarmouth on March 12, 1923, son of Raymond Edwin and Gladys (MacDonald)...

  • Katherine J. "Kay" Myers, 76: Yarmouth Historical Society volunteer, former inkeeper

    YARMOUTH — Katherine Jean Myers, 76, died March 3 at Brentwood Rehabilitation Center. She was born on April 24, 1932, in Hatfield, Mass., the only...

  • NYA hockey teams celebrate best prep season to date

    Both squads make playoffs for first time By Michael Hoffer After struggling initially in the Division II New England Prep League, the North Yarmouth Academy...

  • Klages wins Butler Award

    Freeport senior Jon Klages (left) was named the 2009 Bob Butler Award winner Monday night. The award is in honor of the longtime athletic director...

  • Meetings

    Falmouth Thu. 3/12 8 a.m. Falmouth Harbor/Waterfront Committee FPD Thu. 3/12 6:30 p.m. Community Facilities Planning Committee Plummer-Motz gym Fri. 3/13 8:30 a.m. Council Finance...

  • Handling the hardware

    Anya Pakulski, left, Haley Rice and Emily Bolles of the North Atlantic Figure Skating Club guard the medals while waiting for the judges to tally...

  • Falmouth gets grant for trails project

    FALMOUTH —The town has received a grant from the state to help fund its trail project on the River Point property. The state’s Recreational Trails...

  • Falmouth

    Arrests There were no arrests this week. Summonses 3/5 at 8:10 p.m. Chad Coleman, 24, of Leighton Road, Falmouth, was issued a summons by Officer...

  • Save the sidewalks

    I feel I must respond to two of North Yarmouth selectmen, Paul Napolitano and Mark Merrill, who are looking to save money by not plowing...

  • Correction

    A Yarmouth Police Beat item on Feb. 26 should have said Peter O’Donnell, 52, of Yarmouth, was summonsed on a charge of operating while his...

  • 'A philosophy of failure'

    Tom Foley in his letter to the editor takes us through an example intended to show that the damaging effects of higher tax rates on...

  • School Notebook

    Greely High School Second Quarter Honor Roll High Honors Grade 12: Haley Chandler, Catherine Ezzio, Ben Luksha, Daniela Reusch, Rebecca Stevenson. Grade 11: Timothy Brandow,...

  • Stand-off with police ends peacefully

    FALMOUTH — Police cordoned off an area near Town Landing on Thursday, March 5, after the Fire Department received a call from a woman who...

  • Top musical offering: Cape Breton fiddler MacMaster

    The astronomical calendar indicates that we’ve reached the final full week of winter, while the arts and entertainment calendar indicates a variety of music that’s...

  • Snowshoeing the Calderwood Tree Farm trails in Freeport

        It is back to Freeport this month for exploration of another exceptional Freeport Conservation Trust project: the Calderwood Tree Farm loop trails. This...

  • A case of hibernal torpor

    Subnivian – now there’s a word I’d never heard, let alone used, until I started reading Bernd Heinrich’s “Winter World,” a wonderful natural history about...

  • Synchronized success

    Members of the Crystallettes perform in the Senior Short Program at last week’s 2009 US Synchronized Skating Championships in Portland. The Crystallettes, representing the Dearborn...