Stories about Naples


Area teachers named Unsung Heroes by Saint Michael's College

COLCHESTER, Vt. — The following area teachers were named Unsung Heroes in the Saint Michael's College Teacher Recognition Program. The teachers were nominated by former students who are now first-year students at Saint Michael's College. Mary Hubka of Lake Region High School in Naple...


Theodore (Ted) Bosworth

NAPLES — Theodore (Ted) Bosworth, 66, died unexpectedly Friday morning in his home. He was born in Casco, on May 5, 1946. His friends and family remember him as a man who loved his family above all else. He worked hard throughout his entire life to provide for them. Ted...


Naples woman critically injured in early-morning crash

CASCO — A Naples woman was critically injured Tuesday morning when the truck she was riding in slid into the path of a box truck on Route 11. According to a release from the Cumberland County Sheriff's Office, Shawn Trottier, 29 of Naples, was traveling south on Route 11 with passeng...


Loon Echo grants available to schools, libraries

BRIDGTON — Schools and libraries in the towns of Bridgton, Casco, Denmark, Harrison, Naples, Sebago and Raymond have the opportunity to receive small grants from Loon Echo Land Trust for environmental education programs. Applications are to be downloaded from Loon Echo’s website at ww...


Naples crash kills driver

NAPLES — A Massachusetts teenager died and another was seriously injured late Friday when a car slammed into a tree on Harrison Road. Police said the driver, 17-year-old Joshua Bonnell was killed after losing control on a curve at about 11:05 p.m. and striking a tree at a high r...


Students honored for achievements

CINCINNATI — Catherine Blais of Lewiston received a Bachelor of Science degree from the College of Allied Health Sciences at the University of Cincinnati. She also achieved dean’s list recognition for the summer quarter 2011-12. SELINSGROVE, Pa. — Two are...


Results listed for 5K Foliage Race, Fun Run

WATERFORD — The sun shone down and the temperatures dipped to create a perfect setting for the 13th Waterford 5K Foliage Race and Fun Run held in early October. The red and golden colors of fall set the tone for the competitors, along with the usual chili cook-off, this year provided by the...


'Nano brewer' to make beer for Western Maine

HARRISON — A new brewery is looking to make a splash in the Maine beer scene. A very small splash. Lee Margolin of Harrison has spent the better part of two years preparing Pennesseewassee Brewing for its opening later this month. The tiny brewery can produce about 15 gallons of beer...


Board briefed on Region 9 vocational programs

SkillsUSA students Samantha Cummings, Robert Babb, Gavin Sanders and Taylor Savage report on their experiences at leadership conferences to Vocational Region 9 directors Wednesday night in Mexico.


Military note - Brandon White

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Army National Guard Pfc. Brandon M. White has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson. During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, physical fitness, and received instruction and practice in...