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A Maine native and Colby College graduate, Alex has been covering coastal communities since 2001, and currently handles Bath, Topsham, Cumberland, and North Yarmouth. He lives in the Portland area with his wife Lauren, toddler Alaina, and bulldog Walter. He has released four CDs of original music and does occasional research work for Marvel Comics' collected editions.

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  • Published
    June 26, 2019

    Bath Police Beat: June 28

    Arrests 6/15, no time listed. Sean Driggers, 31, of Antietam Street, Brunswick, was arrested by Cpl. Jason Aucoin at U.S. Route 1 and Congress Avenue on a charge of operating under the influence. 6/15, no time listed. Matthew Smith, 40, of Meadow Road, Topsham, was arrested by Officer Nick Green on Middle Street on a […]

  • Published
    June 26, 2019

    Topsham Police Beat: June 28

    Arrests 6/20 at 10:26 p.m. Lydia Romano, 31, of Harpswell Road, Brunswick, was arrested by Officer Mathew Bowers on Lewiston Road on a charge of operating under the influence. Summonses 6/18 at 6:45 p.m. Marie Dardeno, 33, of Heath Lane, Bath, was issued a summons by Sgt. Robert Ramsay on Bypass Drive on a charge […]

  • Published
    June 26, 2019

    Bath begins Morse High School redevelopment study

    The city seeks input from the public on the best reuse for the 90-year-old building.

  • Published
    June 26, 2019

    Topsham selectmen back town manager’s ruling on union grievance

    A decision about taking the appeal over health reimbursement accounts to third-party mediation has not been made.

  • Published
    June 26, 2019

    Bath Heritage Days adds ‘Music Festival,’ beer tent

    Volunteers and good weather are also vital to the annual event’s success, its coordinator says.

  • Published
    June 25, 2019

    Cumberland council to vote on $5M facilities bond

    The Town Council is due July 8 to decide whether to borrow $5 million for several facilities improvements.

  • Published
    June 25, 2019

    North Yarmouth Police Beat: June 27

    Arrests No arrests or criminal summonses were reported from June 17-23. Fire calls 6/21 at 8:54 p.m. Smoke detector activation on Whitney Farms Road. 6/22 at 3:30 p.m. Police assist in New Gloucester. EMS North Yarmouth emergency medical services responded to five calls from June 10-16.

  • Published
    June 24, 2019

    Cumberland Police Beat: June 27

    Cumberland Police Beat: June 27

  • Published
    June 19, 2019

    Bath aging survey reveals concern about independence

    BATH — The results of a survey of residents by Age-Friendly Communities of the Lower Kennebec are eye-opening, and sometimes sad. Sixty percent of those who responded expect they will have to modify their home in order to stay. Many worry about whether they’ll even have enough funds to sustain their home, and are concerned about […]

  • Published
    June 19, 2019

    Bath seeks input on traffic changes for 2 streets

    BATH — The latest in a series of proposed traffic remedies for Richardson Street and Western Avenue go to a public meeting next week. The City Hall gathering will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday, June 26. It follows a November 2018 input-gathering workshop at which a variety of temporary traffic-calming measures – speed tables and raised […]

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