A November salute to veterans and patriots — the story of George Briggs

PHOTO: George Briggs of Augusta, probably in his early teens, stands at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C., in 1931. The woman with him is…

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Auburn launches free election-day shuttle service

AUBURN – The city of Auburn believes access to transportation should not be a barrier for anyone wanting to vote. Many eligible voters don’t go…

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Turner Publishing offering direct mail flyer program

Due to the closing of Target Marketing of Maine, Turner Publishing is now offering the direct mail flyer program. Call now for more information on…

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Youth football action in Waterville

Waterville Youth Football Team Member Logan Cimino (42) runs with the ball while Winslow Larson Ronco (32), 50 Benjamin Fisher (50) and Michael Loubier (68)…

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Belgrade Holiday Stroll is a DIY community light show this year

PHOTO: Horse-drawn wagon rides are usually part of the Belgrade Lakes Holiday Stroll, but this year, the Belgrade Lakes Region Business Group is asking the…

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Maine News Events Calendar Oct. 30

The MAINE NEWS CALENDAR of Events is updated and published online daily. The “calendar week” begins on Saturday and submissions for the digital calendar should…

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Applications for Top Gun LA due by Nov. 30

LEWISTON – Applications are now being accepted for the 2021 Top Gun LA entrepreneurship acceleration program. Top Gun LA is designed specifically for the entrepreneur…

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Winslow Fire Department gets new engine

Members of the Winslow Fire Department pause from training to pose for a picture with their new engine. In front, from left, fire fighters Dawn…

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Perpetual Rosary to be said at Holy Family in Lewiston Oct. 31

LEWISTON — The Catholic Church dedicates the month of October to the Rosary and, in celebration, Prince of Peace Parish is holding a perpetual Rosary…

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Skowhegan Dunkin’ owners make donation to Skowhegan food cupboard

Skowhegan Dunkin’ franchise owners Colleen and Ed Bailey recently made a donation of $1,000 to the Skowhegan Community Food Cupboard during the grand reopening of…

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