ORONO, Maine — A free screening and discussion of the film “An American Dream” will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 17, at the Franco American Centre in Crossland Hall, University of Maine. The film is about people of French Canadian heritage in the United States. Filmwriter and star… Read More
    BLUE HILL, Maine — A contradance will be held with live music by All Comers Band at 7 p.m., then Jam Boise at 8 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 31, at Emlen Hall, Bay School, in Blue Hill. All dances taught. Read More
    BerryDunn is pleased to announce that Seth Webber, principal and head of the firm’s Valuation Group, has earned the prestigious Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA®) designation.Recipients of the CFA charter have successfully completed the CFA Program, which includes a… Read More
    Although Thanksgiving meals in my house are very traditional with root crops, turkey, stuffing, homemade cranberry sauce, creamed onions and a salad, I have one signature dish that guests often remark on and remember — my banana coconut cream pie. Every aspect of it is homemade with fresh… Read More
    The season of costumes and candy is here: Halloween! Who are you going to be this year? Are you choosing frightening or furry, scary or sweet? Let’s see your costume! Perhaps your house glows eerily in the night, or your yard sends chills across… Read More
    Hunting has long been a tradition in Maine. With its vast woodlands and its pioneering history, Maine has attracted sports from near and far to harvest its bounty in the fall. Deer, moose, duck, geese, pheasant, woodcock, grouse and bear are some of the animals that lure hunters… Read More
    Army Sgt. Jessica C. Brennan participated in the Army Warrior Games Trials  the U.S. Military Academy, West Point, N.Y., and was selected to compete in the 2014 Warrior Games Sept. 28 through Oct. 4 at the U.S. Olympic Training Center and U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo. Read More
    HERMON, Maine — The Hermon Bicentennial Sizzler Fun Day Event held Aug. 9 was kicked off with a pancake breakfast by Hermon Masons. The breakfast was followed by the beginning of many activities, including softball, arts and crafts at Ecotat, and Hermon High School 5K. Read More
    BOSTON, Mass., MANCHESTER and PORTSMOUTH, N.H., and PORTLAND, Maine — Baker Newman Noyes, one of the nation’s top 125 accounting and consulting firms, recently shared news of promotions and a new hire across its four offices. New hire: Reid Butler, CPA, MSA, of North Conway, New… Read More
    Houlton Regional Hospital To Stephanie Stamper and Craig Grover, Houlton, a son, Camren Jace Grover, on June 3, 2014. To Tara and Mark Phillips, Houlton, a son, Oliver Grant Phillips, on June 4, 2014. To Travis and Ebony Milton, Hodgdon, a daughter,… Read More
    NEWPORT — Police Chief Leonard Macdaid has announced the promotion of longtime Newport  Officer David Wintle to the rank of sergeant. Wintle, 45, of Newburgh, has worked for Newport Police Department for 18 years, and has an exemplary work record, according to the chief. Read More
    BANGOR, Maine —  Donald Krause MD, Medical Director/Rheumatology and Medical Director for Quality at St. Joseph Hospital, has been nominated for the 2014 Maine Hospital Association Caregiver of the Year Award. Employed as a physician with St. Joseph Healthcare since 1996, Dr. Krause has practiced both internal medicine and… Read More
    Piscataquis Community Secondary School, Guilford Third quarter honor roll Grade 12, high honors: Chelsea Baillargeon, Kyla Desmarais, Jamie Libby, Casey Northup; honors: Katelyn Bates, Elaina Bennett, Courtney Brackett, Jenna Chapman, James Chastenay, Tiia Flick, Danica French, William Gilbert, Spencer Martell, Paul Martin, Kayla Oldham,… Read More
    ORONO, Maine —  The Penobscot Branch of AAUW will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 19, at  Women’s Resource Center, Fernald Hall, University of Maine, Orono.  (check online map of University for location)  The topic will be “Horses, Girls and Engineering,” presented by Tamara Thomson of… Read More