KV Chamber’s Kenney Awards are Jan. 24

AUGUSTA – The Kennebec Valley Chamber of Commerce’s annual Kenney Awards will be held from 4:30 to 10 p.m. Friday, Jan. 24, at the Augusta…

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High school student art exibition at UMA through Feb. 23

AUGUSTA — The Harlow and University of Maine at Augusta are partnering on the 14th annual Higher Forms of Art exhibition of artwork by students…

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Cecile C. Paré will celebrate 106th birthday Jan. 23

HALLOWELL — Cecile Claudia LeClair will celebrate her 106th birthday Thursday, Jan. 23. She was born in Augusta, the daughter of Polycarp LeClair and Virginia…

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Next UMA ‘Divided Country’ forum is Feb. 9

AUGUSTA – The University of Maine at Augusta Forum on the Future series, “Our Divided Country — Seeking Common Ground,” will be held from 2…

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Maine residents can check online for radon in community

AUGUSTA – Maine residents now have access to a new tool that can elp them learn about radon exposure in their communities. The Maine Center…

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CRITTER CHATTER: Wildlife rehab means hard work with no profit

By Jayne Winters Donald and Carleen Cote established the Duck Pond Wildlife Rehab Care Center in Vassalboro in the mid-1960s. What did that involve? To…

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Thomas College professional development courses offered online, in Waterville, Augusta

WATERVILLE — A new year means new opportunities for businesses to improve and succeed. Professional development programming at Thomas College will help develop companies’ employees…

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Farmer, gardener training for veterans begins Jan. 13 at Togus

AUGUSTA — Military veterans and family members interested in small-scale farming for market sales will begin a free 30-week training program, which will meet twice…

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Katahdin Valley Boys concert at UMA rescheduled to Jan. 26

AUGUSTA — Because of predicted bad weather, The Katahdin Valley Boys’ performance, originally scheduled for Sunday, Jan. 12, has been rescheduled to 2 p.m. Sunday,…

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Four central Maine graduates receive Appleby dental scholarship

MANCHESTER — Four local graduates were selected to receive the 2019 Alva S. Appleby Scholarship from the Maine Dental Association Charitable Foundation. Greta-Anne Castonguay, a…

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