The American Cancer Society is seeking local volunteers to be a part of several upcoming events throughout the state of Maine. We need you!   googletag.cmd.push(function () { // Define Slot var slot_sizes = [[300,250]]; var new_slot_sizes = []; var has_banner =… Read More
    CEDARVILLE, Ohio — Two students from the region were named to the fall 2019 dean’s list at Cedarville University, Denise Rollins of Glenburn and Virginia Erlanson of Orland. This recognition requires the student to have a 3.5 GPA or higher for the semester and carry a minimum of 12… Read More
    Are you ready to join the 180-plus individuals throughout the U.S. who have made the commitment to learning more about serving grandfamilies? The University of Maine Center on Aging is pleased to once again offer an online certificate program for professionals and volunteers who work with… Read More
    WORCESTER/LEICESTER, Massachusetts — Becker College recognized two local residents named to the dean’s list for the fall 2019 semester. The honorees are Amber Lee of Old Town, who is pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree in Sports Management, and Andrew Vaillancourt of Levant, who is pursuing a Bachelor of Arts… Read More
    ELLSWORTH — The Hancock County Trustees of Public Reservations have announced their appointment of Phyllis Young as interim executive director at Woodlawn Museum. Young was previously the marketing and development coordinator for four years at Woodlawn Museum and has remained an active volunteer since 2018. She… Read More
    ELLSWORTH — Nonprofit and public organizations seeking funding for projects that strengthen communities are encouraged to apply to Maine Community Foundation’s Community Building Grant Program. A volunteer committee of Penobscot County residents and business leaders reviews grants and makes recommendations for funding. The deadline for applying… Read More
    HOULTON — Katahdin Trust, a community bank serving northern Maine and the greater Bangor and Portland regions, is pleased to announce a monetary donation of $1,000 to The Center for the Advancement of Rural Living (CARL) for the Caribou Performing Arts Center Revitalization Project. “The Caribou… Read More
    SPARTANBURG, South Carolina — Noah James Ravan of Eddington has been named to the fall 2019 dean’s list at Wofford College. To be named to the dean’s list, a student must be enrolled for at least 12 semester hours of graded courses and attain a semester GPA of… Read More
    Eastern Maine Development Corporation (EMDC) is pleased to welcome Loan Officer/Credit Analyst Tom Stewart to the lending department. Stewart brings over 20 years of industry experience to the team. Working with start-ups and existing businesses statewide, EMDC partners with funding institutions including the U.S. Small Business… Read More
    Discover the world! Learn a foreign language or improve the one you already study, discover another culture and truly become a global citizen. Rotary International’s Short-Term Exchange Program (STEP) matches two students — each from a different country —  for a family-to-family exchange. Participants get to know one another’s… Read More