Central western Maine community theaters benefit from anonymous donor

PHOTO: Arielle Ebacher performs tight-wire as theater meets circus in Celebration Barn’s drive-thru production “Just Outside the Window,” in South Paris. (Michael Menes/Celebration Barn photo)…

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Free concert Oct. 17 at Fort Halifax will raise money, food for local pantries

WINSLOW – At a time of greatly increased food-insecurity among Maine children, seniors and other adults, a free benefit concert, “All Souls Matter: Rock the…

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Kennebec Retired Educators Association meeting is Oct. 12 in Waterville

WATERVILLE — The Kennebec Retired Educators Association will meet at 11 a.m. Monday, Oct. 12, at the Best Western Motel, Upper Main St. Zoom is…

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Earwax, is it normal? How do I clean my ears?

By Dr. Becca Rancourt Waterville Audiology Many of us have heard the saying, “Don’t put anything smaller than your elbow in your ear,” but the…

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Outdoorsman Fowler to talk about adventures at Mid-Maine Chamber lunch

WATERVILLE — Outdoor enthusiast Zachary Fowler will be the guest at the Mid-Maine Chamber of Commerce Leadership Lunceon from 11:30 to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Sept….

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Mid-Maine Chamber Super Raffle is virtual this year

WATERVILLE — The Mid-Maine Chamber Super Raffle will be virtual this year, beginning Sept. 28. The event is usually held in person, with more than…

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Educare Central Maine celebrates 10th anniversary

PHOTOS: Educare staff show off donated books in April. The Waterville school is celebrating its 10th anniversary this month. (Submitted photo) WATERVILLE — Educare Central…

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Turner Publishing area students among Gannett, Gibbs sholarship winners

ELLSWORTH — Students from Augusta, Benton, Freeport and Turner are among 10 to be awarded Guy P. Gannett Journalism and Agnes Freyer Gibbs scholarships from…

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‘Writing Through Grief’ virtual workshop is Sept. 28

WATERVILLE — Sarah Kilch Gaffney will host “Writing Through Grief,” a virtual workshop and discussion through the Hospice Volunteers of Waterville Area, at 6 p.m….

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Central, western Maine organizations get historic preservation energy grants

PHOTO: The Farmington Historical Society’s Octagon House, aka the Hiram Ramsdell House, was built in 1858 by mason Cyrus Ramsdell. The building was added to…

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