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Diabetes prevention lifestyle change program to begin May 18

Healthy Acadia is currently accepting applicants for its 2021 Diabetes Prevention Lifestyle Change Program, a National Diabetes Prevention Program, with classes to begin Tuesday, May 18. The National Diabetes Prevention Program is the Center for Disease Control’s program for those who are at risk of developing Type 2 Diabetes. The program aims to help those with […]

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Two Women Religious to join the staff at St. Dominic Academy in Auburn and Lewiston

AUBURN — Starting in the 2021-22 academic year, two Franciscan Sisters of the Eucharist will join the staff at St. Dominic Academy as teachers while also overseeing and enhancing campus ministry on both the Auburn and Lewiston campuses. Sister Christianna Hamman, FSE, and Sister Francesca Silver, FSE, will each bring extensive experience along with enthusiasm and […]

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Two Maine arts projects join forces and music will fill the air

PORTLAND — On May 7 from 8-9 p.m., you might notice huge videos of people kneeling on the buildings in Monument Square. This is the result of LumenARRT! (lumenarrt.org) joining forces with the Kneeling Art Photography Project (thekneelingartphotography.com) under the direction of Titi de Baccarat. This community social justice/art project explores the meaning and evolution […]

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Belvedere Historic Preservation and Energy Efficiency Grants available

ELLSWORTH & PORTLAND — The Maine Community Foundation seeks grant proposals to its Belvedere Historic Preservation and Energy Efficiency Grant Program. The program invests in the preservation, restoration, and retrofitting of historic buildings in Maine. Grant awards of up to $20,000 are available for the preservation and reuse of historic buildings that serve as civic, […]