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8th Annual Maine Lighthouse Ride

8th Annual Maine Lighthouse Ride

 

Maine Lighthouse Ride

Hosted by the Eastern Trail Alliance  

Maine Lighthouse Ride

Hosted by the Eastern Trail Alliance

Saturday, September 10, 2011

Southern Maine Community College

South Portland

 

Bicycling options and start times:

Century (100-mile). 7:30 A.M. (See all 9 lighthouses.)

62-mile (metric century). 8:00 A.M. (8 lighthouses visible)

40-mile. 8:30 A.M. (8 lighthouses visible)

25-mile. 9:00 A.M.

Eastern Trail-related events in August 2011

Trail Walk. Join us for a walk on the Eastern Trail on Monday, August 8 at 10 a.m. Meet at the Scarborough Memorial Cemetery parking lot on Old Blue Point Road. FMI, contact Jim Monroe at 207-934-3834 or jmonroe@maine.rr.com. Canceled if raining.

The New England Human Powered Vehicle Rally takes place on Saturday, August 13 at 8:30 a.m., with a ride starting at 10:30 a.m. This 30-mile moderate ride starts out from Roger's Pond, Kennebunk, Maine. Registration is $10.00. FMI, visit the events page at www.wildfirehpv.com.

Trail Walk. Join us for a walk on the Eastern Trail on Monday, August 22 at 10 a.m. Meet at the Scarborough Memorial Cemetery parking lot on Old Blue Point Road. FMI, contact Jim Monroe at 207-934-3834 or jmonroe@maine.rr.com. Canceled if raining.

Win Four Tickets to the MOVETHATBLOCK.com Indy 225 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway

Win Four Tickets to the MOVETHATBLOCK.com Indy 225 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway
MoveThatBlock.com INDY 225 Sunday, August 14, 2011 3:30pm Oval | IZOD IndyCar® Series

“A New Breed of Speed” comes to New Hampshire Motor Speedway on Sunday, August 14 for their only New England appearance.

At speeds of 200 mph, some of the most fearless drivers in the world will bring heart-stopping, wheel-to-wheel racing back to New England.

Dyer Library Annual Book Sale

Dyer Library Annual Book Sale

July 30 through August 8, during regular Dyer Library Hours                                                                                                                                                            &n

June Maine Tweetup to Be At the Porthole on 6/23

June Maine Tweetup to Be At the Porthole on 6/23

Are you on Twitter? Have you ever wanted to meet other Maine-based people who use this popular social networking tool IN REAL LIFE!

Then come on down to the Porthole this Thursday night (6/23/2011) for the June Tweetup and put faces to avatars and names to handles. It's a great way to meet, greet and network with other locals.

The event starts at 6pm and goes until 9pm. You don't need to register, but you can on our Facebook page and check out who else has RSVP'd already.

The Porthole is located at 20 Custom House Wharf in Portland, ME. See you there!

 

Sweet Cheeks Diaper Company opens in York

Sweet Cheeks Diaper Company opens in York

Sweet Cheeks Diaper Company which will specialize in all natural baby products and supplies including cloth diapers, laundry products, baby accessories and skin care products has opened in York.  The business is located at 4 Market Place Drive and is owned by Karen Osper (who also owns Nautical Dog Pet Grooming in York).

The store will be will be managed by Leslie Reichert. "This is a store for Mom's and run by Mom's. Both Leslie and I are new Mom's and we were looking for a place that offered high-quality, affordable, all natural baby products for our boys.