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Underdog Lawrence boys look to knock off two-time defending 'A' champ Greely  Bangor Daily News

The Lawrence of Fairfield boys basketball program has thrived in the role of underdog for decades, perhaps since avenging a 53-point Senior Night loss to ...



Cumberland performance center tells 'West Side Story'  The Forecaster

CUMBERLAND — “Could it be? Yes, it could. Something's coming, something good.” The “West Side Story” lyric is particularly fitting because the musical will ...



Arts Calendar: March 20-30  The Forecaster

Greater Portland. Exhibits. Landscape Photographer Rick Berk, Freeport Community Library, 10 Library Dr., through March, www.rickberk.com. “Maine's Four ...



Straw poll: Auburn voters support new Edward Little High School  Lewiston Sun Journal

Auburn voters raise cards in a straw poll Wednesday night to indicate their support for building a $125.8 million high school. The vote and informational meeting ...



Cumberland arts center launches with open house, student performances  The Forecaster

CUMBERLAND — The Greely Center for the Arts auditorium was standing-room- only as the lights dimmed and Jeff Porter took the stage under a spotlight.



Cumberland arts center, and its manager, prepare for launch  The Forecaster

CUMBERLAND — Almost four years to the day after she helped pitch an arts center to the School Administrative District 51 Board of Directors, a beaming Jen ...



Sprinklers flood Greely High School  fox23maine.com

CUMBERLAND (WGME) -- Despite some flooded hallways, Greely High School managed to have class on Wednesday. Crews believe the sprinklers activated ...



January open house planned for SAD 51 arts center in Cumberland  The Forecaster

CUMBERLAND — The Greely Center for the Arts is on target to be largely finished during the second week in December, with an open house celebration ...



SAD 51 goes back to school with arts center on horizon  The Forecaster

CUMBERLAND — The most anticipated event in School Administrative District 51's upcoming 2018-19 year is, perhaps, the planned January 2019 opening of ...



Greely High School principal resigns after long career at school  Press Herald

CUMBERLAND — Dan McKeone will end nearly 20 years at Greely High School on June 30. The Cumberland resident has been principal since 2010, including ...



Greely High School principal prepares to move on  The Forecaster

CUMBERLAND — Dan McKeone will end nearly 20 years at Greely High School on June 30. The Cumberland resident has been principal since 2010, including ...



Greely boys dazzle en route to third straight crown  The Forecaster

Greely's boys' basketball team celebrates its third consecutive Class A state championship after beating Lawrence, 62-45, Friday night. Derek Davis / Portland ...



SAD 51 board, Cumberland council spar over proposed school budget  The Forecaster

CUMBERLAND — The School Administrative District 51 Board of Directors on Monday strongly defended its proposed fiscal year 2019 budget against calls from ...



Former Miss Maine Teen USA charged with domestic assault after calling 911  NewsCenterMaine.com WCSH-WLBZ

Krista Wakefield Glover was Miss Maine Teen USA and a star basketball player at Greely High School in Cumberland County in the late 90s.



Maine has 67 police officers in 93 schools  NewsCenterMaine.com

CUMBERLAND (NEWS CENTER Maine) -- There is a spotlight on school resource officers in the wake of school shootings across the country. School resource ...



Cumberland planners OK school performing arts center  The Forecaster

CUMBERLAND — Construction of a new performing arts center at Greely High School could begin in August. The Planning Board unanimously approved an ...



Greely boys lacrosse makes team history  Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

CUMBERLAND — Last season, the Greely High School boys lacrosse team missed the Class B South playoffs by percentage points. Rather than do the Heal ...



Maine wants to develop 8-player football divisions. Now it's getting closer to becoming a reality.  Bangor Daily News

A framework for adding two, eight-player divisions to Maine high school football beginning next fall inched closer to formality Tuesday.. Maine news, sports ...



Maine Places to Love: Cumberland  Press Herald

Incorporated in 1821, Cumberland was named by Ephraim Sturdivant, a prominent sea captain and the town's first treasurer. There are three major areas: ...



Maine's public high schools ranked fifth-best in US  NewsCenterMaine.com WCSH-WLBZ

(USA TODAY) — Hats off to teachers in the Canyon State: Arizona high schools ran away with the U.S. News & World Report's Best high School Rankings for ...



Women's basketball: Following seniors' lead, Bowdoin has worked its way back to Final Four  Lewiston Sun Journal

BRUNSWICK — Adrienne Shibles knows she has something special in her Bowdoin College women's basketball team. After Bowdoin had dispatched of Ithaca ...



Late free throw lifts Greely boys past Hampden for A boys basketball title  Bangor Daily News

PORTLAND, Maine — Senior guard Shane DeWolfe's free throw with 5.5 seconds left lifted Greely of Cumberland Center to a 47-46 victory over Hampden ...



Greely High School, Cumberland  Press Herald

Greely High School in Cumberland held its graduation ceremony on June 7 at the high school gym. The following students earned the top 10 spots in the class ...



Cumberland-North Yarmouth school board chooses arts center builder  The Forecaster

CUMBERLAND — The School Administrative District 51 Board of Directors on Monday unanimously approved a contract with Ledgewood Construction to build ...



Boys' basketball: Ten teams to watch  Press Herald

1. Scarborough: As Gorham Coach Mark Karter put it, “Scarborough has the best player in the league (6-foot-7 Nick Fiorillo) and that's a good place to start.



National Merit Scholarship semifinalists announced  Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Dozens of Maine students have been named semifinalists for the National Merit Scholarship Program. Of the approximately 16,000 semifinalists nationwide, ...



Maine high school students to join national walkout for gun control  Press Herald

Christie Gillies says she's waited long enough for adults to do something about the carnage and fear wreaked by school shootings. For her and many other ...



Cumberland-North Yarmouth schools break ground for arts center  The Forecaster

CUMBERLAND — As shovels were about to plunge into gravel, marking the start of construction of a performing arts center for School Administrative District 51, ...



Back to school: Cumberland-North Yarmouth to break ground for arts center  The Forecaster

CUMBERLAND — School Administrative District 51 goes back to school with plans to begin construction of a performing arts center, scheduled to open in ...



SAD 51 center named to embrace 'all the arts'  The Forecaster

CUMBERLAND — The School Administrative District 51 performing arts center now has an official name, unanimously approved by the School Board Dec. 4.



Former Dexter coach Wilson among 2019 Maine Sports Hall of Fame inductees  observer-me.com

PORTLAND — Broadcaster Steve Martin and longtime football coaches Tim Wilson and Tom Austin are among 12 impactful people who have been selected for ...



Maine district begins construction of performing arts center  American School & University

School Administrative District 51 has broken ground on a 26,000-square-foot performing arts center in Cumberland, Maine. The Forecaster reports that the ...



Cumberland-North Yarmouth school board approves pre-kindergarten  The Forecaster

CUMBERLAND — The School Administrative District 51 Board of Directors voted 6-2 Monday to launch a pre-kindergarten program. The panel also approved ...



Robshaw wins 55-dash and triple jump at state meet  observer-me.com

LEWISTON — Penquis Valley High School senior Cymeria Robshaw won the 55-meter dash and triple jump, and she came in second in long jump, at the 2019 ...



Lawsuit claims Cape Elizabeth schools failed disabled student  The Forecaster

CAPE ELIZABETH — The parents of a 17-year-old student diagnosed with psychological disorders are suing the School Department for costs associated with ...



Boys' basketball: Shane DeWolfe has made his own impact on Greely basketball  Press Herald

Shane DeWolfe knows he'll probably hear a familiar taunt at least once in the Class A boys' basketball championship game Thursday night. At some point after ...



St. George is latest town to go solar on municipal buildings  Mainebiz

The town of St. George has flipped the switch on its new solar array, which is expected to supply 90% of power to municipal buildings.



Cumberland man sues school district over fence removal  The Forecaster

CUMBERLAND — A Main Street property owner is suing School Administrative District 51 and the town for removing a fence between his property and Greely ...



Cumberland teen receives disabilities awareness award  The Forecaster

CUMBERLAND — Charlie Saffian has shown that although he has Down syndrome, he is ultimately no different from his other classmates at Greely High School ...



A place of their own: Falmouth, Cumberland hockey teams seek funds for girls' locker room  The Forecaster

FALMOUTH — When Family Ice Center on Hat Trick Drive opened in 1999, the sports world was different: girls' ice hockey didn't exist as a varsity sport.



Softball: Wells opens with a victory  Press Herald

CUMBERLAND — Even with one of the state's best pitchers returning – senior left-hander Anya Chase – Coach Kevin Fox wasn't sure what to expect from his ...



Police: Man stabbed teenager at Scarborough soccer game  The Forecaster

PORTLAND — A 20-year-old Scarborough man was ordered held on $1,000 bail after he was charged with stabbing a 15-year-old in the Scarborough High ...



Greely hockey powers past Gardiner, stays perfect  The Forecaster

Greely junior Jake MacDonald prepares to beat Gardiner sophomore goalie Quinn Veregge for one of his three goals in Monday's 7-2 Rangers' victory. Gregory ...



Starbucks, medical clinic coming to Mill Creek in South Portland  The Forecaster

SOUTH PORTLAND — Those who need a quick check-up or a caffeine boost will soon have to look no farther than 230 Waterman Drive. After sitting vacant for ...



Maine school officials alarmed about rising popularity of vaping  Press Herald

Vaping is a growing substance abuse concern at high schools around the nation, and students in Maine are more likely to have tried an e-cigarette or vaporizer ...



Class of 2018: Freeport grad thrives behind the scenes  The Forecaster

FREEPORT — To teachers and school administrators, Kellsie Britton stands out. But, throughout high school, she always preferred being behind the scenes.



MacMillan, Brunswick girls start strong and cruise to victory over rival Mt. Ararat  Bangor Daily News

The Dragons have only lost once this season, to undefeated and now top-ranked Greely High School.. Maine news, sports, politics, election results, and ...



Memorial Day events in southern Maine  Press Herald

HERE ARE SOME of the Memorial Day events scheduled this weekend in southern Maine. All events take place Monday unless otherwise noted.



161 Students From Across the Country Named 2018 US Presidential Scholars  U.S. Department of Education

U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos today announced the 54th class of U.S. Presidential Scholars, recognizing 161 high school seniors for their ...



After a decade, Yarmouth bluegrass band takes all-girl turn  The Forecaster

YARMOUTH — Members of 317 Main Community Music Center's rotating contemporary bluegrass ensemble for teenagers – which, for the first time is an ...



9/11 rediscovered: Memorial at Topsham high school gains new visibility  The Forecaster

TOPSHAM — It was a sunny Tuesday on a late summer morning. Chris Chapman's ceramics class at Mt. Ararat High School was drawing shells when the visual ...



Former Marine to open Freeport brewery on Veterans Day weekend  The Forecaster

FREEPORT — Spent bullet shells beneath a glass-covered bar. Old military helmets dangling in the bathrooms as light shades. The upper barrel of an AR-15 as ...



Greely students remorseful after 'Hitler' photo  Press Herald

CUMBERLAND – Students at a schoolwide assembly Tuesday at Greely High School issued a statement acknowledging the insensitivity of a photo that ...



Portland lawmaker hopes to phase out South Portland juvenile detention center  The Forecaster

SOUTH PORTLAND — A Portland legislator has drafted a bill he hopes will help the state reduce its reliance on Long Creek Youth Development Center until it's ...



RSU 1 budget ready for School Board vote  The Forecaster

BATH — A $30.1 million Regional School Unit 1 budget, which elicited no comment from the public or Board of Directors during a hearing April 30, goes to a ...



They were on fire: Portland students light up Mills inauguration  The Forecaster

PORTLAND — Feeling not only welcomed, but valued, was the fundamental message three city students took away from last week's inauguration of Gov.



Cumberland-North Yarmouth arts center nears November ballot  The Forecaster

CUMBERLAND — The School Administrative District 51 Board of Directors is expected to vote Monday, Oct. 3, on whether to place construction of a performing ...



Graduates to watch in Maine's class of 2017  Press Herald

It hasn't been easy. They have toiled and excelled in the classroom. Struggled and triumphed on the playing field. Grappled with self-doubt and cultural ...



RSU 3 art in Hall of Flags celebration - Waldo VillageSoup  Republican Journal

Augusta — The Maine Department of Education and the Maine Arts Commission held a celebration of “Excellence in Maine Visual and Performing Arts ...



Cumberland rec director named to Maine Golf Hall of Fame  The Forecaster

CUMBERLAND — Brian Bickford, the town's recreation director since 2010, said he was “overwhelmed” to learn he is one of three people elected to the Maine ...



Concussions sideline Greely soccer player  Press Herald

CUMBERLAND — Sam Porter had plans to play soccer in college, maybe at the Division I level. His talent had attracted the attention of college coaches and ...



It's no secret: Girls Who Code coming to Scarborough  The Forecaster

SCARBOROUGH — Recognizing a need for more technology courses to inspire middle and high school-age girls, two friends have teamed up to facilitate an ...



Bank of America robbed at One City Center in Portland  The Forecaster

PORTLAND — Police are searching for a white male suspect after the Bank of America branch at One City Center was robbed Thursday morning. Police Lt.



Houlton's Bouchard, Greely's Storey earn Mr., Miss Basketball honors  Bangor Daily News

BANGOR, Maine — Kyle Bouchard played basketball with a secret throughout his senior season at Houlton High School — a torn ligament between two fingers ...



This Maine teen lost two friends this school year, puts grief to work  WGME

(BDN) -- Julia Hansen, 16, has lost two close friends to suicide since the start of her sophomore year just nine months ago.As a teenager battling depression in ...



Parker's runner-up finish heads Maine sailors at J/24 World Championship  Bangor Daily News

PORT CREDIT, Ontario — Four Maine J/24 Sailing Teams and one skipper originally from Maine recently participated in the J/24 World Championship near ...



Cumberland-North Yarmouth board OKs school arts center ballot language  The Forecaster

CUMBERLAND — A referendum question spending up to $9.5 million to build a performing arts center is a step closer to the November ballot. The School ...



Bangor's Paige Brown, Greely's Matthew Pisini named U.S. Presidential Scholars  Bangor Daily News

Maine students Paige E. Brown of Bangor High School and Matthew A. Pisini of Greely High School in Cumberland were among the 160 high school seniors ...



Susan K. Black, 80  The Bridgton News

SWEDEN — Susan K. Black, 80, passed away peacefully on Friday, June 22, 2018, with her family at her side after an unexpected medical event. If you met Sue ...



Maine sign language performers a hit at Fenway Park  The Forecaster

CUMBERLAND — As “The Star-Spangled Banner” was sung at Fenway Park on April 12, several local youths were shown larger-than-life on the giant video ...



Greely boys get hat trick from MacDonald in win over Yarmouth  The Forecaster

Greely sophomore Matt Kramlich (20) celebrates a second period goal with the fans during the Rangers' 5-1 home victory over Yarmouth Tuesday. Greely won ...



Olympic gold medal swimmer among 2017 Maine Sports Hall of Fame inductees  Bangor Daily News

PORTLAND, MAINE — Longtime ice hockey coach Norm Gagne, Olympic swimmer Ian Crocker and Philadelphia 76ers coach Brett Brown are among 12 sports ...



6 firms hope to design Portland's renovated Lyseth school  The Forecaster

PORTLAND — Six firms are interested in designing the $15.7 million renovation of Lyseth Elementary School. The School Board this week scheduled a ...



Portland Terminal plans on hold as CAT's future considered  The Forecaster

PORTLAND — An election in Bar Harbor has resulted in a temporary hold on redeveloping the Portland Ocean Terminal. City Manager Jon Jennings on June ...



Portland's buzzer beater stuns Deering in quarterfinals  The Forecaster

Portland's reserves tell the story as they exult following junior Stillman Mahan's game-winning 3-pointer just before the horn of the Bulldogs' 51-50 win at ...



Portland Media Center changes channels  The Forecaster

PORTLAND — Spectrum customers can now find Portland Media Center's community-based programming on new cable channels. Programming previously ...



Biddeford, Saco, Dayton to push back start times for middle, high school students  Press Herald

BIDDEFORD — Citing a desire to give students a better chance to learn, the school boards of Biddeford, Saco and Dayton agreed Wednesday to push back start ...



DeWolfe reaches 1000, but Greely drops interclass showdown at SP  The Forecaster

South Portland senior Meghan Graff goes up for two of her 12 points as Greely sophomore Brooke Obar looks on during the Red Riots' 63-53 victory in a ...



Falmouth adds property tax relief for seniors  The Forecaster

FALMOUTH — The town will hold two information sessions on its new senior property tax relief program. The sessions will be held at 10 a.m. Sept. 5 and Oct. 3 ...



Later school start times yield teachable moments  Press Herald

Angel Brecht and Vanessa Benwell, both juniors at Biddeford High School, were getting their morning jolt at Dunkin' Donuts last week, but they said they don't ...



Falmouth council: 'Tremendous potential' in Route 1 proposal  The Forecaster

FALMOUTH — Town councilors on Monday were generally enthusiastic about a massive mixed-use development being proposed by the new owners of the ...



Portland Police Beat: Jan. 9  The Forecaster

12/31 at 1:08 a.m. Christopher J. Davis, 36, of Portland, was arrested in Monument Square by Officer Zachary Theriault on a charge of disorderly conduct.



Maine Girls' Academy Lions Winter Sports Preview  The Forecaster

Jill Joyce will be a key post player for the Maine Girls' Academy basketball team, which will be in the mix in Class AA South this season. BASKETBALL.



Housing at The Downs gets first nod from Scarborough planners  The Forecaster

SCARBOROUGH — The first housing development at Scarborough Downs has been granted preliminary approval by the Planning Board, two months after a ...



Cape blanks Greely in chilly softball opener  The Forecaster

Cape Elizabeth senior third baseman Kelly O'Sullivan makes contact during the Capers' 7-0 win at Greely Saturday afternoon. O'Sullivan had two hits, including ...



Falmouth knocks off Portland/Deering to advance to semifinals  The Forecaster

Falmouth senior Kayla Sarazin, right, celebrates her fourth goal with freshman Viviana Griffin during the Yachtsmen's 7-1 win over Portland/Deering in ...



Mid Coast Hospital in Brunswick celebrates renovated Parkview Campus  The Forecaster

BRUNSWICK — Mid Coast Hospital staff and donors, and members of the public gathered June 6 to celebrate the $6.2 million renovation and grand opening of ...



International Program Catches On in US Schools  New York Times

The International Baccalaureate, an alternative to the Advanced Placement program, is offered in 700 schools.



SAD 75 budget could rise 2% in FY '19  The Forecaster

TOPSHAM — Next year's School Administrative District 75 budget could increase 1.95 percent over current spending, according to a draft unveiled Monday.



Staged crime scene among draws to Maine Science Festival  Bangor Daily News

BANGOR, Maine — Hawa Hassan leaned over the yellow crime scene tape and peered at the body on the floor. It was a male with a bullet hole in one side of ...



South Portland Red Riots Fall Sports Preview  The Forecaster

Junior Ashlee Aceto and her South Portland volleyball teammates stole headlines a year ago, making a surprise run to the Class A state match. This year, Aceto ...



Hard sell: Brunswick researchers, restaurants team up to plate green crabs  The Forecaster

BRUNSWICK — When most people think Maine seafood, they think lobster. But in the kitchen at the Brunswick Inn, executive chef Ali Waks-Adams has been ...



Waynflete tragedy: 'Suicide should never, ever be an option'  The Forecaster

PORTLAND — The unexpected suicide of a student earlier this month rocked the Waynflete School community, and was the private school's second this ...



Waynflete boys handle OOB in playoff opener  The Forecaster

Waynflete junior Askar Houssein launches a 3-pointer over Old Orchard Beach senior James McCullum during the Flyers' 67-32 victory in Monday's Class C ...



Brunswick Police Beat: June 22  The Forecaster

Arrests. 6/13 at 10:56 p.m. Matthew M. Griffeth, 29, of Pike Street in Lisbon Falls, was arrested at Pleasant Street and Range Road by Sgt. Justin Dolci on ...



Falmouth ice cream stand a mother-daughter enterprise  Bangor Daily News

FALMOUTH, Maine — These hot summer days just got little bit cooler, thanks to a mother-daughter business dishing out Maine-made ice cream. Mainely Ice ...



High School fall sports 2015 - Press Herald  Press Herald

OCT. 23: Tyler Spence of Falmouth attempts to keep the ball from Cassidy Cochrane of Thornton Academy. Thornton earned a berth against Gorham in the ...



Standing, telling: Maine College of Art, Abysinnian Meeting House record African-American history  The Forecaster

PORTLAND — The words are on the walls at Maine College of Art. But hearing them means more, according to Pamela Cummings. “You can hear the voices ...



Memorial Day weekend events in Maine  Press Herald

SATURDAY. AUGUSTA: A grave flag program will be held at the Maine Veterans Memorial Cemetery at 9 a.m., at Civic Center Drive and Mount Vernon Road, ...



Cheverus Stags Winter Sports Preview  The Forecaster

Senior Alex Brewer and his Cheverus boys' hockey teammates hope to make another deep playoff run this winter. File photos. More photos below.



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