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Creating Cooperatives in Our Communities tour
Cooperative Fermentation, a new project working to democraticize the food system through creating cooperatives, will be hitting the road for the last week of July to share information about cooperatives in Maine communities.
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Mon Jul 21, 2014
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The winner of the men's cheese roll at the eighth annual Maine Celtic ...
The winner of the men's cheese roll at the eighth annual Maine Celtic Celebration in Belfast Sunday, July 20, was Stephen Atkinson, of Australia, who was part of an international team with three other members from England and Scotland.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Bangor Daily News
Waterville 8-year-olds inspire others after raising thousands for pantry
Gabbie St. Peter, left, and Alice Willette, both 8, react to the news that they are recipients of $2,500 college scholarships.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Bangor Daily News
Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Alan Taylor to speak in Castine
Two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Alan Taylor will deliver the sixth annual Deborah Pulliam Memorial Lecture at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 5, at Delano Auditorium on the campus of Maine Maritime Academy.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
York filmmaker wins top honor at Student Film and Video Festival
York High School incoming senior Connor Smith has recently been selected as the grand prize winner in the annual Maine Student Film and Video Festival.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Fowler paintings on view in Waterville
An exhibition of paintings by C. Mathieu Fowler of Unity is on view through Aug. 31 at The Framemakers, 46 Main St. Among the paintings are five of icons that represent a bygone era including one of the Belfast train station in its Maskers heyday; the 470 Maine Central steam engine, to be sold and restored; Farwell's Store, circa early 1900s; and ... (more)
Maine police: Illinois man made up abduction story
WATERVILLE, Maine Police say an Illinois man who took a bus to Maine to meet a woman he met playing an online game concocted a story about being abducted to gain the woman's sympathy.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
New chaplain assigned to Auburn, Lewiston parishes
The Roman Catholic Diocese of Portland announced The Rev. Paul G. Murray will serve as residential care chaplain in the parishes of Immaculate Heart of Mary in Auburn and Prince of Peace in Lewiston starting Aug. 8. As the full-time residential care chaplain of these areas, Murray will serve the senior residential care institutions and provide ... (more)
Waterville film festival honors Glenn Close
Close called the Mid-Life Achievement Award - a moose statuette - she received Sunday night in Waterville as "the best award I've ever received."
Sun Jul 13, 2014
"Do you know where your seed comes from, and why does it matter?"
On Wednesday, August 6 at 6:30pm in the Abbott Room of the Belfast Free Library, the Belfast Co-op is hosting Fedco Seeds founder CR Lawn, who will give a free presentation titled, "Do you know where your seed comes from, and why does it matter?" In his new book "Seedtime", Long Island CSA farmer and poet Scott Chaskey quotes CR as saying, "Make no ... (more)
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Noted rabbi to visit Rockland
Rabbi Rachel Isaacs of Colby College and Beth Israel Congregation in Waterville will be at Adas Yoshuron Synagogue in Rockland July 25-26 for a Sabbath weekend of services, learning, and discussion.
McDonald earns degree
Katarina C. McDonald of Londonderry was one of 472 seniors who graduated from Colby College in Waterville, Maine, on May 25, receiving a bachelor of arts degree at the College's 193rd Commencement.
Bangor Daily News
Vibrant soundtrack scores 15th Maine International Film Festival, July 11-20 in Waterville
Richard Linklater's new film "Boyhood," the opening night film for the Maine International Film Festival, July 11-20 in Waterville.
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Senate confirms head of US Humanities Endowment
The U.S. Senate has voted to confirm the former president of Colby College as chairman of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Bangor Daily News
Collision at Waterville oil change facility totals two vehicles, sends technician to hospital
Two vehicles were totaled and a man was injured Tuesday morning in an accident at Prompto, an oil change facility, on Kennedy Memorial Drive, police said.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Smallwood sizzles in Sire Stakes action
Sun day, July 06, 2014 - Maine Sire Stakes action returned to Scarborough Downs on Sunday with the 3-year-old colt pacers taking center stage, racing three splits for purses in excess of $10,000 per dash.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Nova News Now
Trees, power lines down as Arthur hits Kings County
A tree is down on Church Street in Port Williams due to Arthur. More than 10,000 homes are without power July 5. More than 10,300 people in Kings County are without power this morning as Arthur rips across southwestern Nova Scotia.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Novel Jazz Kicks off Summer Music Series
The seven-member combo Novel Jazz will perform the first of the Camden Public Library's Summer Music Series Thursday, July 17, at 7 p.m. in the Camden Amphitheatre.
Lincoln County News
Independence Day Weekend Events in Lincoln County
July 5: The Wiscasset, Waterville, & Farmington Railway Museum will host an ice cream social on the 1:30, 2:30, and 3:30 p.m. trains.
8 Things You Need To Know on Thursday, July 3
Residents in Rumford are cleaning up after yesterday's storm, we're awaiting an update on Portland's July Fourth celebration and a popular restaurant in Waterville is closing today.