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Pantries prepare for Thanksgiving rush

 Food pantries and food aid organizations across the Lakes Region are preparing to accommodate robust demands for free Thanksgiving meals next week. 

Sidewalks vote may be skirted

Critics say the Standish Town Council is aiming to sidestep voters by pushing ahead with project funding

Sutherland fined for impersonating agent

RAYMOND - The Cumberland County District Attorney’s office has fined Raymond resident Julie Sutherland $250 after she pleaded guilty during a dispositional hearing to one count of impersonating a publ

Nadeau, Chapman to lead Windham council

WINDHAM - The Windham Town Council has tapped David Nadeau as its new chairman. 

Residents turn out for comprehensive plan forum

WINDHAM - About 60 Windham residents, town officials and volunteers came together to discuss Windham’s future at community forum held Nov. 13 at the Manchester School. 

Windham’s Alvino named state’s ‘outstanding librarian’

WINDHAM - Jen Alvino, director of the Windham Public Library, was presented with the 2014 Outstanding Librarian Award at the joint conference of the Maine Library Association and the Maine Association

Branding campaign to mark ‘Sebago Lakes Region’

What constitutes the “Sebago Lakes Region?”

World Affairs Council announces speakers bureau

CUMBERLAND-YORK COUNTY - The World Affairs Council of Maine has launched a new Global Speakers Bureau program. This new initiative brings geography, social studies and world languages to life for Main

SoPo radio host headlines annual food drive

SOUTH PORTLAND - The annual 100.9 Stuff the Bus Food Drive, which is headlined by local radio host Chuck Igo, kicks off this week.

Volunteers gear up for giving out

Every week for a little more than a year, Skip Brushaber has been delivering fresh produce to the Westbrook Food Pantry in his truck.