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Valentines crafts, 'The Family Fang' talk among February events at Treat...

LIVERMORE FALLS — Treat Memorial Library, 56 Main St., has announced its February events. Make Your Own Valentines Crafting Day: Drop in between 10:30 a.m....

Jordan Burns of Paris chosen December STAR Student

PARIS — Maine Connections Academy, the state’s first virtual public charter school, has selected Jordan Burns, a sophomore from Paris, as its December STAR...

Whiting Farm spring gardening includes children's program

AUBURN — Whiting Farm is a working four-season farm dedicated to offering education, nutrition and enrichment for a population of diverse needs. The farm...

Lulabelle, playful hound, and Kovu the cat need new homes

FARMINGTON — The Franklin County Animal Shelter has announced the Pets of the Week. Lulabelle, a 6-plus-year female hound mix, may have gray on her...

Wilton Fish & Game offering handgun training class

WILTON — The Wilton Fish & Game Association will offer basic handgun training for age 21 and older under the instruction of Sheriff Scott...

Power Lunch Seminar: Lewiston High School's Store Next Door Project

LEWISTON — The LA Metro Chamber will host a Power Lunch Seminar: Lewiston High School’s Store Next Door Project: Supporting Students Experiencing Homelessness from...

Snowshoeing championship to be held in Lewiston

LEWISTON — Le Paresseux Snowshoe Club of Rumford will host the 110th International Snowshoe Championship Friday, Jan. 26, through Sunday, Jan. 28.  The weekend will...

Talk on 'Social Change and the Crisis of American Law' at...

FARMINGTON — Why, in America today, is there so much political discord? Why is there so much controversy over so many social issues? These...

Briefly: City

Tri-Town Penguins to meet DURHAM — The Tri-Town Penguins Snowmobile Club of Durham, Freeport and Pownal will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 30, at the Durham...

Briefly: Local

True Stories, Tall Tales and potluck supper PHILLIPS — The third annual True Stories and Tall Tales, sponsored by the Phillips Area Community Center, 21...

MaineCF grants available for nonprofits statewide

ELLSWORTH — Nonprofit and public organizations seeking funding for projects that strengthen communities are encouraged to apply to the Maine Community Foundation’s Community Building...

WMCA provides career counseling for manufacturing tech graduate

LEWISTON — Western Maine Community Action (WMCA) Case Manager Cathy Stairs has been assisting Anderson Council, a recent NTI Manufacturing Technician graduate, with career...

SeniorsPlus February programming to see Egypt, offer tech help

LEWISTON — The Education Center at SeniorsPlus has announced the February calendar. Unless stated otherwise, classes are free and located at 8 Falcon Road....

Winter Nature Day Camp sessions on Winthrop pond

WINTHROP — The Friends of the Cobbossee Watershed's annual Winter Nature Day Camp will be held during February school vacation week at Camp Mechuwana...

Lahey Foundation awards local scholarships

LEWISTON — The Thomas Lahey Foundation has awarded scholarships to the following scholar-athletes from Lewiston High School, Edward Little High School and St. Dominic...

Tax season kicks off

The Lewiston-Auburn CA$H Coalition with Kaplan University, soon to be Purdue University Global, kick off tax season. LA CA$H will continue to provide free...

Community feedback sought for L-A River History Trail

LEWISTON — Within the next year, there will be a new draw to Lewiston and Auburn’s riverside, thanks to the Museum in the Streets...

Library, Project Tipping Point join for 'Building Community' event

LEWISTON — The Lewiston Public Library will be the site of “Building Community” when it teams up with Project Tipping Point, a social enterprise...

McMahon student has eyes on presidency

McMahon Elementary School student Ryleigh Pelletier served as an Honorary Page in the Maine Senate on Jan. 18. Pelletier was the guest of Sen. Nate...

Dirigo High School December Student of Month

The Dirigo High School faculty selected Cate Buck for the December Student of the Month Award. From left are Dirigo High School Principal Mike...

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