Roys, friends will perform Franco American music Jan. 5 in Raymond

RAYMOND — Franco American fiddlers Don and Cindy Roy, who were honored by the National Endowment for the Arts earlier this year, will perform, along…

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Katie Lisnik with Dasher, a kitten at the shelter on Strawberry Avenue in Lewiston. (Submitted photo)

Greater Androscoggin Humane Society names new executive director

LEWISTON — The Greater Androscoggin Humane Society board of directors has named Katie Lisnik, formerly of Barre, Vt., as its new executive director; she began…

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L-A Metro Chamber tackles Facebook posting strategies for businesses

LEWISTON — The LA Metro Chamber will present a professiional development workshop titled “Facebook: Posting Strategies That Get Engagement” from noon to 1 p.m. Tuesday,…

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Lewiston Regional Technical Center students work on the opening shot in their video tour of the Lewiston High School campus. (Submitted photo)

LRTC students create video tour for visitors to Lewiston

LEWISTON — Multimedia students at Lewiston Regional Technical Center have put together a video tour of the various places to visit in the area of…

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Lewiston Public Library's Dec. 15 Gingerbread Day will include some Arendelle celebrities. (Submitted photo)

Lewiston Maine Public Library’s Gingerbread Day for kids is Dec. 15

LEWISTON — The snowy reaches of Arendelle have found their way to a magically transformed Callahan Hall for the Lewiston Public Library’s sixth annual Gingerbread…

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Tripp Lake Camp recognized for support of grieving children

LEWISTON — Androscoggin Home Healthcare and Hospice recently presented Tripp Lake Camp with its Heart of Hospice Award. Each year Androscoggin hospice staff and volunteers…

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Androscoggin hospice schedules volunteer training across central Maine

LEWISTON — Androscoggin Home Healthcare + Hospice has announced upcoming volunteer training sessions will be offered in Lewiston, Casco, Gardiner, Wilton, Augusta and Farmington. For…

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The film "Super Lola" is one of the French comedies that will be shown at the Gendron Franco Center. (Submitted photo)

French film comedies to be shown at Franco Center Dec. 17, Jan. 28

LEWISTON — The next two films, both comedies, in the Gendron Franco Center’s “French Film TV5MONDE-Days” have been announced. All films in the year-long series…

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Concert pianist Walsh is at the Gendron Franco Center Dec. 21

LEWISTON — Concert pianist Diane Walsh will perform Friday, Dec. 21, at L/A’s Gendron Franco Center, 46 Cedar St. A pre-concert social hour begins when…

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Healthy Androscoggin receives grant to combat youth tobacco use

LEWISTON — Healthy Androscoggin announced recently it has received a $94,800 Maine Cancer Foundation Grant – “Preventing Youth Smoking Through Community Education: The Tobacco 21…

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