Kennebec Valley YMCA welcomes new board members

AUGUSTA — The Kennebec Valley YMCA of Augusta has welcomed Beth Ashcroft and Paul Stein to its board of directors. The two new board members…

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New knees, pain-free and ready for activity

By John D. Begin More than 10 years of working upright on concrete floors at a coffee shop took a toll on Carol Glidden’s knees….

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Kennedy to perform at Fiddle on the Front Porch Aug. 18 in Monmouth

MONMOUTH — Fiddler Owen Kennedy will perform 6 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 18, on the Cumston Hall front porch, 796 Main St. Bring your chairs and…

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La Rencontre returns to the Franco Center Aug. 12

LEWISTON — La Rencontre returns to the Gendron Franco Center on Thursday, Aug. 12. La Rencontre (French for “the gathering”) is a way for the…

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Hope Association back-to-school garage sale is in August

RUMFORD — Hope Association is holding a back-to-school garage during two weeks in August. The sale will be from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday,…

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Mahoosuc Land Trust hosts NH Day at Valentine Farm

New Hampshire Day at Mahoosuc Land Trust on July 24 gave people a chance to visit the pollinator garden at the trust’s Valentine Farm on…

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Purnell helps kick off Cal Ripken tourney

The 2021 11-Year-Old New England Cal Ripken Baseball Championships were kicked off at Purnell Wrigley Field in Waterville on July 16 by Francis Purnell, left,…

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Maine golfers busy collecting the crystal this summer

PHOTO: Bailey Plourde, Maine women’s amateur champ. (MSGA photo) CUMBERLAND – The Maine State Golf Association championship season is underway, with winners from around Maine…

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Augusta student named to Iowa dean’s list

AMES, Iowa — Talia Jorgensen of Augusta, Maine, has been named to the spring 2021 dean’s list in the College of Human Sciences at Iowa…

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Personal storytelling session is Aug. 7 in Rangeley

RANGELEY — The Rangeley Friends of the Arts will host an evening of personal storytelling at 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 7, at the RFA Lakeside…

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