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Having announced in August that I was boycotting the NFL over the prevalence of concussions and the blackballing of free-agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick for taking... [Read More]
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GORHAM—Sure, Edward Little might've triumphed 6-1 at Windham/Westbrook on Saturday afternoon, Dec. 9, but it was W/W's Sean White between the pipes who turned in... [Read More]
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Ho, ho, yech, it's time to come up with some snarky Christmas gifts to give to Maine's most annoying politicians. I admit this whole idea... [Read More]
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STANDISH — Gordy Billington's coffee table may have saved his life. Billington, who retired last week after 16 years as Standish Town Manager, is also a... [Read More]
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STANDISH — A very personal video posted to Facebook by a Standish Town Councilor has been viewed millions of times online.  Councilor Peter Starostecki said the... [Read More]
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Laurence C. Andrew came to Maine in the early 1900s. His father owned a box factory in Portland and he enlisted L.C. to help him... [Read More]
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Alpine SkiingCoaches: Casey Dubay (head), Emily Atwood (asst.)Key athletes returning: Blake Cornish, Cordelia InmanKey newcomers: Josh Giberti, Avery Rolfe, Madelynn McGarryKey matchups: Jan. 3 Giant... [Read More]
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PORTLAND — WinterKids, the nonprofit dedicated to getting kids, families and communities moving in the winter, is celebrating its 20th anniversary. What started as a program... [Read More]
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WINDHAM — A 15-year-old girl from Westbrook died Tuesday night in a one-car crash on River Road in Windham, according to police. Four other girls were... [Read More]
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Alpine SkiingCoaches: Scott Davis, Mitzi LaBargeKey athletes lost: Liz ColeKey athletes returning: Jon Grant, Lucien Wallace, Paige Davis, Karly Nichols, Molly NicholsKey newcomers: Logan Davis,... [Read More]
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Boys BasketballCoach: Ryan DeschenesLast year's record: 10-10, fell in tournament quarterfinalsKey players returning: Josiah Rottari (sr., G); Zac Brady (sr., C/F); Oliver Grant (sr., G);... [Read More]
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GRAY — For the third year in a row, the Gray Public Library will host a big holiday event with little instruments.  Members of the Sebago... [Read More]
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Alpine Skiing (Bonny Eagle and Massabesic ski with Gorham)Coach: Sean MunkacsiKey athletes returning: Owen Smith, Victor Popov, Derek Kuusela, Jacob Polchies, Sam Cousins, Maggie Munkacsi,... [Read More]
WESTBROOK — The city is looking to upgrade the security cameras at Walker Memorial Library to better ward off sexually inappropriate behavior there. According to Police... [Read More]
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Wake Lain visits with Santa Claus at Westrook's Tree Lighting festivities Dec. 3 at Riverbank Park. The event, which featured music from the Westbrook Brass... [Read More]
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The Travelodge Motel on Brighton Avenue is being torn down and replaced by a Hampton Inn. The $5.3 million project is being developed by Kamlesh... [Read More]
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WESTBROOK — Swimming is usually a solo sport, but Pat Gallant-Charette needs the help of the community if she's going to win her next honor. Gallant-Charette,... [Read More]
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Town and school officials are looking to bolster communication and collaboration between Gray, New Gloucester and the SAD 15 school board.  Members of the Gray... [Read More]
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A year ago, on Dec. 1, 2016, I last wrote as a guest commentator here remarking on the acceleration of change in Westbrook. It's certainly... [Read More]
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Twenty-five years after her mother was crowned the first queen of light at St. Ansgar Lutheran Church, Paige Marchand of Gorham had the same honor.... [Read More]
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