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    April 7, 2010

    Les Franco Americains: UMaine budget cuts threaten Franco Center, programs

    Proposed budget cuts to the University of Maine’s Modern Languages and Classics majors are opposed by professors and Franco-Americans at the Orono campus. Budget cuts are proposed because the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences needs to reduce expenses by 20 percent by 2014. Challenging the proposed cuts are professors and the academic staff at […]

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    April 7, 2010

    Births

    Several area hospitals no longer provide birth announcements for publication. We will publish birth announcements from parents. Forms and instructions are available at https://www.pressherald.com/readerservices/Birth_Announcement.html For more information, please call 791-6300.   Maine Medical Center Robert Andrew Donald Grindel, born March 14 to Michael and Stacey Grindel, Standish. Grandparents: Kathleen Bent, Raymond; Charles Wilson, Buxton; Robert […]

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    April 7, 2010

    Blood Drives

    The following American Red Cross blood drives are open to the public: Today 1 to 6 p.m., Bardwell Chiropractic, Yarmouth Friday 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Chewonki Foundation, Wiscasset Saturday 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Elks Lodge, Sanford 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Vinalhaven Community School, Vinalhaven Monday 1:30 to 6:30 p.m., Trinity Episcopal Church, […]

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    April 7, 2010

    Briefly

    THE MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS Society’s 21st Walk MS will be held in 10 locations: Lewiston High School, Cony High School in Augusta, Brewer Auditorium, Brunswick Junior High School, Cary Medical Center in Caribou, St. Thomas Episcopal Church in Camden, Ellsworth Elementary Middle School, Scarborough High School, Consolidated Elementary School in Kennebunkport and Waterville High School. All […]

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    April 7, 2010

    College Notes

    Dean’s List Bryant University, Smithfield, R.I.: Katrijn Moulin, Scarborough Elizabethtown, Pa., College: Kent Hersom, Edgecomb; Molly Northway, Cumberland. Emmanuel College, Boston: Joseph Horgan, Falmouth; Andrew Lekousi, Portland; Jordan Coulombe, Saco; Allison Harbottle, Scarborough. Southern New Hampshire University, Manchester, N.H.: Alfred: Mark Lodge; Alna: Cassandra Beaudoin; Arundel: Roseann Shaw; Bath: Susan Ayer, Zane Oliver, Heidi Roberts, […]

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    April 7, 2010

    Greater Portland events

    PORTLAND Student fashion show The Collections 2010 Fashion Show is being held at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Deering High School. The event showcases work done by fashion marketing students at Portland Arts and Technology High School. Students chose to showcase the Foster Grandparent program and raise money for the program after Fran Seeley and two […]

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    April 7, 2010

    Honor Rolls

    Catherine McAuley Second Quarter Seniors — High Honors: Amelia Krahe; Honors: Stephanie Cote, Margaret Cruz, Cara Fontaine, Grace Fosler, Mary Haverty, Mae L’Heureux, Danielle LaCasse, Noori Lee, Olivia Locke, Victoria McAllister, Kathryn McManus, Janessa Napolitano, Natalie Stone; Commendable: Emily Daigle, Samantha Dedian, Mary Helen DeMarco, Lauren Fecteau, Emily Gajewski, Sarah Morrell, Zornitsa Savova.   Juniors […]

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    April 7, 2010

    Military Notes

    Army Pvt. Eric C. Strehlke has recently graduated from One Station Unit Training at Fort Knox, Ky. He is the son of Valerie Strehlke of Westbrook and Robert Strehlke of Dover Foxcroft. Strehlke graduated in 1991 from Oxford Hills Comprehensive High School, South Paris, and received a bachelor’s degree in 2004 from MTM Helicopters CFI, […]

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    April 7, 2010

    Potluck

    Thursday Community Meal with Shepherd’s Pie, noon, Westbrook-Warren Congregational Church, 810 Main St., Westbrook. Per person $4.   Friday Friday lunch, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., North Deering Congregational Church, 1364 Washington Ave., Portland. Haddock chowder: $7; lobster roll: $7; egg salad: $4; other items available; free delivery for 10 or more orders. Baked ham […]

  • Published
    March 31, 2010

    Potluck

    Friday Friday lunch, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., North Deering Congregational Church, 1364 Washington Ave., Portland. Haddock chowder: $7; lobster roll: $7; egg salad: $4; other items available; free delivery for 10 or more orders. Haddock chowder, crab meat rolls, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., takeout available, First Congregational Church, 3 Gray Road, North Yarmouth. […]

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