Events

11th Annual Portland Boat Show

11th Annual Portland Boat Show

"THE PORTLAND BOAT SHOW" at the Portland Sports Complex on March 6th through March 9th, 2014. The facility is conveniently located at 512 Warren Avenue, just off exit 48 of the Maine Turnpike. This venue will feature plenty of free on-site parking and the largest display area of any of the local boat shows, with exhibits including center console & walkaround fishing boats, bowriders, cuddy cabins, cruisers, pontoon boats, wakeboard boats, and tournament ski boats. 

HOURS
Thursday 3/6 12pm - 8pm
Friday 3/7 10am - 8pm
Saturday 3/8 10am - 8pm
Sunday 3/9 10am - 5pm

ADMISSION
Adults: $8
Children (6-12 years): $3
Under 6 FREE

FMI: http://www.theportlandboatshow.com/


 

 

Maine Restaurant Week

 

March 1-10

The statewide celebration of Maine's culinary culture

More restaurants than ever

Third annual Hancock County Food Drive kicks off March 1

The Third Annual Hancock County Food Drive kicks off March 1 and it couldn’t happen at a better time. More than 44 percent of Hancock County children qualified for reduced school lunches in 2013 but hunger doesn’t go away at the end of the school day.  Those children often go to bed hungry and spend the weekend that way. Fifteen percent of all Maine households lack access to nutritious food.  During the winter that number goes even higher as Mainers struggle to pay for heating their homes. The prolonged periods of frigid temperatures, rising fuel prices and the number of storms have combined to make it even more difficult this year. That creates an extra strain on local food pantries and community meal sites which have seen their numbers swell in recent months.

Waterville, ME teen named Distinguished Young Woman of Maine

Statewide scholarship program awarded $1700 in cash scholarships to participants On February 22, 2014, Cassidy Dangler of Waterville, ME was named the Distinguished Young Woman of Maine and awarded $1,000 in cash scholarships during a statewide scholarship program for high school girls held at the South Lewiston Baptist Church in Lewiston, ME.  Dangler was one of four high school senior girls from

Girls ROCK!

It’s no secret that the women of Portland, Maine ROCK – from Emilia Dahlin, to Kenya Hall, Sara Cox, Anna Lombard, Amanda Gervasi, Sara Hallie Richardson, Megan Jo Wilson and

Health Events Maine and NH. Eat Well. Move Well. Be Well.

Health Events Maine and NH. Eat Well. Move Well. Be Well.
SATURDAY, JANUARY 18 

Nutrient Dense Cooking
Presented by Tanja Kunz, healthy eating specialist at Whole Foods Market