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  • Published
    June 10, 2019

    Military notes

    MILITARY NOTES Lt. j.g. Cyrus Wolfinger, a Cape Elizabeth native, is participating in a rigorous training process to become a U.S. naval aviator. He is a student pilot with the “Stingrays” of Training Squadron 35, based in Naval Air Station Corpus, Christi, Texas. The squadron flies the T-44C Pegasus aircraft. “It’s an exciting job, there’s […]

  • Published
    March 30, 2015

    College Notes

    Advanced Degrees Western New England University, Springfield, Mass.: Mark Woronoff, Portland, master of laws in estate planning and elder law. Awards and Honors Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, Baton Rouge, La.: Nora Dwyer of South Berwick and a student at Fordham University, was recently initiated into Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest and most […]

  • Published
    November 10, 2014

    Events

    WEST PARIS Student speaks on Finland The Finnish American Heritage Society will meet at 2 p.m. Sunday at its facility at 8 Maple St. Following a brief business meeting, Anikka Kahkonen, a high school senior who spent a month in Finland last summer, will share her experiences through a video presentation. The public is invited […]

  • Published
    November 10, 2014

    College Notes

    Bowdoin College, Brunswick: The following students have been named Sarah and James Bowdoin Scholars for this year: Allie Briggs, Cape Elizabeth; Austin Downing, Scarborough; Adam Glynn, Biddeford; Katherine Gracey, Orrs Island; James Jelin, Kennebunkport; Julia Maine, Chebeague Island; Isaac Merson, Falmouth; Johanna Moody, Poland; Nate Niles, South Freeport; Marisa O’Toole, Scarborough; Charlotte Rutty, Cape Elizabeth; […]

  • Published
    November 10, 2014

    Briefs

    KENNEBUNK New library board members The Kennebunk Free Library Board of Trustees has elected Paul Dest and Linda Lucas as new board members. The board also announced the following slate of officers for 2014-15: Deborah Redding-Sampson, president; Karen Plattes, vice president; Molly Hoadley, treasurer; and Lise Dewar, recorder. Dest is the director of the Wells […]

  • Published
    November 10, 2014

    Blood Drives

    The following American Red Cross blood drives are open to the public. Monday 7 a.m. to noon, St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center, 99 Campus Ave., Lewiston 2 to 6 p.m., Good Shepherd Church, 2614 Main St., Rangeley Tuesday Noon to 6 p.m., YMCA, 303 Centre St., Bath 1 to 6 p.m., Community Center, 426 Bridge […]

  • Published
    November 10, 2014

    Births

    Several area hospitals do not provide birth announcements for publication. We will publish birth announcements from parents. Forms and instructions are available at www.pressherald.com/reader-services/birth-announcement/. For more information, please call 791-6300. Mid Coast Hospital Logan Arthur Getty, born Oct. 22 to Aaron and Tia (Anderson) Getty, Wiscasset. Grandparents: Ann Marie Anderson, Mattapoisett, Mass.; Russell Anderson Jr., […]

  • Published
    August 11, 2014

    Births

    Several area hospitals no longer provide birth announcements for publication. We will publish birth announcements from parents. Forms and instructions are available here. For more information, please call 791-6300. Mid Coast Hospital Wesley Stephen Elwell, born July 21 to Dustin Elwell and Kara Casella, Lisbon. Grandparents: James and Barbara Casella, Lisbon; Lisa and Larry Elwell, Lisbon […]

  • Published
    August 11, 2014

    Events

    PORTLAND Registration open for AARP Smart Driver course Monday is the deadline to register for a new AARP Smart Driver course, for drivers age 50 and older, to be presented from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Friday at the AARP state office, 1685 Congress St. The session features the newest classroom refresher course for experienced […]

  • Published
    August 11, 2014

    Festival puts twist on pastries

    St. Peter's cranked up its preparations for the annual Italian Bazaar with even more sweets.

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