July 2, 2015
Consumer fireworks sales in Maine have declined since an initial spike when the state dropped its ban in 2012, but fireworks store owners say sales have stabilized.
July 1, 2015
Most people in attendance at Wednesday’s City Council meeting spoke in favor of continuing to fund the Boys & Girls Club of Greater Gardiner, Gardiner Main Street and Johnson Hall Performing Arts.
June 29, 2015
The University of Maine System announced Monday that Rebecca Wyke, the system’s vice chancellor for finance and administration and treasurer, will serve as interim president of the University of Maine at Augusta.
June 28, 2015
The reduced budget would still lead to a 2.4 percent tax increase, but some of the additional cuts would hurt city services, Gardiner’s city manager said.
June 26, 2015
The waste removal and recycling company in Chelsea told the city of Gardiner in April that the company won’t be buying two lots in Libby Hill Business Park, contrary to what it had agreed last year to do.
June 23, 2015
Lost Orchard Brewing Co. and Central Maine Meats in Gardiner and Snow Pond Center for the Arts in Sidney will receive a combined $1.04 million in federal grants.
June 22, 2015
With the pick-your-own strawberries season opening, producers in central Maine say the season appears to be a good one.
June 20, 2015
Alice Zwicker, one of the Angels of Bataan held an internment camp in the Philippines for three years, was the only servicewoman from Maine held as a prisoner of war in either of the two world wars.
June 18, 2015
The Travis Mills Foundation is renovating Elizabeth Arden’s former estate and spa in Mount Vernon and Rome into a retreat with adaptive sports and other recreation for veterans and their families.
June 17, 2015
Town officials said the home at 88 Weeks Mills Road is owned by Shawn Reed, who is a public works employee for the town of China.