Turner Publishing area USM students inducted into academic honor society

BATON ROUGE, La. — Several students across the Turner Publishing circulation area who attend the University of Southern Maine have been initiated into The Honor…

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Free tips for Maine spring plant sale donors, buyers available

ORONO — With gardeners planning for spring planting and local plant sales, a new publication from University of Maine Cooperative Extension offers guidance for plant…

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WinterKids offers free training for preschool teachers

WESTBROOK — WinterKids has launched a virtual training to go alongside its Preschool Guide to Outdoor Active Learning, both free for teachers. The training is…

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IF&W reminds boaters that lifejackets save lives

AUGUSTA — The state Department of Inland Fisheries & Wildlife is reminding boaters that a lifejacket can only help save your life when you wear…

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Stevenson to be St. Dom Lewiston, Auburn principal

AUBURN — Alanna Stevenson has been named principal of St. Dominic Academy for both the Auburn and Lewiston campuses, effective immediately. The announcement is part…

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Norlands taking applications for Gammon History scholarship

LIVERMORE FALLS — Norlands Living History Center is taking appications for the 2021 Gammon History Education Scholarship Awards. This year, two $1,000 scholarships will be…

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Spectrum Generations continues to meet seniors’ needs during pandemic

AUGUSTA — Since the beginning of the pandemic, Spectrum Generations has been a resource that some of central Maine’s most vulnerable population – older adults…

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Upstream Cobbossee cleanup is Saturday April 17

GARDINER — After one year off, Upstream is again sponsoring the Cobbossee Earth Day Waterside Clean-Up and Rally for Fishes from 10 a.m. to noon…

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Gorham High student wins state Poetry Out Loud competition

AUGUSTA — Gorham High School senior Emily Paruk won the state Poetry Out Loud competition, and is on her way to the virtual Natoinal Poetry…

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Two SeniorsPlus volunteers honored with Margaret Ross Award

LEWISTON — Sheila Sylvester, of Lewiston, and Kathleen Delehanty, of Auburn, were recently honored with the 2021 Margaret Ross Award for their nine years of…

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