Community Update

Community Update

This week: How calories count and a MECA update. Also, the LearningWorks Graduation

Community Update

This week: A look back at some of our favorite stories from 2012.

Community Update

This week: MECA BFA winners and winter programs at Rippleffect. Also, a LearningWorks graduation.

Community Update

This week we'll see how an artist explores the ways people depend on each other and we'll get an update on Western Cemetery improvements. We'll also get some background on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

Community Update

This Week: A holiday sports tradition and a preview of MECA's Holiday Sale. Also, some unusual guests in our area.

Community Update

This week: Uniting the world's Sudanese refugees and an update from Portland Trails. Also, a sneak peek at WMPG's annual auction.

Community Update

This week: Portland's Emergency Operations Center and how to reduce junk mail. Also, we'll meet some environmental educators.

Community Update

This week we'll find out how to cut government red tape and we'll learn some tax tips. We'll also check out improvements to Mill Creek Park

Community Update

This week we'll learn about railroad safety and hear about a celebration of the newest members of our community. We'll also meet NAO.

Community Update

This week: We'll meet a 'Geography Nerd' and County Commission Richard Feeney reflects on his 12 years in office. We'll also see the art of Edward Gorey.

Community Updae

This week an update from South Portland Recreation and artists who 'Paint For A Purpose.' Also, how a Yellow Dot can help save your life.

Community Update

This week we'll learn about a prescription drug discount program and we'll find out how businesses can get help to improve their storefronts. We'll also hear about a program to help artists with the business of art.

Community Update

This week a trip to the Democratic Convention and some lobstermen who are going green. Also, language super-learners.

Community Update

This week we'll visit 'Ushapia' and we'll find out about MECA's Continuing Studies program. We'll also hear some lessons learned from the Mumford and Sons Concert.

Community Update

This week we'll visit a community garden in Falmouth and we'll talk with the author of a new play. We'll also learn about a gift to those who make a non-profit work.

Community Update

This week we'll celebrate the legacy of the Baxter family and we'll meet the new Head of the Friends School. We'll also see some unique postcards from away.

Community Update

This week we'll count Portland's trees and learn how South Portland Recreation is going interactive. We'll also learn how you can adopt a pet for free.

Community Update 8-13-12

Oceanside meets at Little Diamond Island, New USM President speaks at Career Day, Producer of Whales of August celebrates 25th Anniversary and more...

Community Update

This week: How to become a Locavore and a new guide for business. Also, author Monica Wood.

Community Update

This week: A conservation farm in Scarborough and the Firefighter Memorial in Portland. Also, the Whales of August.

Community Update

This week: a preview of Shakespeare in the Park and South Portland's new Parks Director. We'll also meet Portland's newest police officer

Community Update

This week summer music and summer strolls. Also, an update on Congress Street traffic

Community Update

This week: How the Rotary Club contributes to our community and a LearningWorks graduation. Also, an alternate economic model

Community Update

This week: South Portland residents keep track of crime and students learn all about radio. Also, we'll visit with the Garden Thyme ladies.

Community Update

This week: Bloomsday celebrations, Adventures in the Maine Woods and new tours of a Portland gem.

Community Update

This week we'll find out about funding sources for start-up businesses and about how you can provide foster care for pets. We'll learn about support for families with aging relatives.

Community Update

This week we'll return to the Golden Age of travel and we'll learn about the Police Department's new recruiting tool. We'll also get a preview of a one-woman show about Kansas in the 1890's.

Community Update

This week we'll hear about great ideas for Maine's future and we'll learn how to Catch Healthy Habits. Also, the return of a popular service in Portland.

Community Update

This week we'll get a Bluegrass Music Festival preview and we'll hear about Rachel Carson's environmental legacy. We'll also get an update on Metrobus schedule changes.

Community Update

This week we'll find out about a new CTN program that highlights Maine's high-tech companies and we'll see how you can Dress For Success. We'll also learn about how you can complete your college degree on-line

Community Update 4-23-12

A memorial to Trayvon Martin, a tour of the municipal organ, the first woman president of the Maine Charitable Mechanics Association and more are all a part of this week's show.

Community Update

This week we'll see how homeless children are getting a safe place to play and we'll hear about the 50th anniversary of Silent Sprint. We'll also learn about a new program to help tourism in Maine.

Community Update

This week we'll get a preview of a Senate Candidate Forum and we'll check out what's available at WMPG's auction. We'll also take a trip to Greece - right in Portland's City Hall.

Community Update

This week we'll get a preview of National Poetry Month and we'll hear about the next big idea for Maine. We'll also see what's new with the Occupy Maine movement.

Community Update

This week we'll learn how to keep fit and we'll get an update on the Portland Playback Theatre. We'll also talk with the author of a new book about her adventures in Maine.

Community Update

This week we'll check out a City Hall Art Show and we'll get a preview of SMCC's Open House. We'll also see what's being done to improve traffic at a dangerous intersection.

Community Update

This week we'll hear from Portland's new Police Chief and we'll learn more about a Portland musical gem. We'll also get a preview of the Maine Festival of the Book.

Community Update

This week: A plan to restore Ft. Allen Park and a program to help parents of children with behavioral challenges. Also a Clean Elections celebration and a new history of Portland

Community Update

This week: We'll meet CTN's Producer of the Year and we'll learn about a program to deal with mental health crises. We'll also get an update on LearningWorks and take a fresh look at the War of 1812

Community Update

This week we'll check in with some young entrepreneurs at USM and find out why the METRO BUS is the way to go. We'll also hear how animals fare with the lack of snow and get an update from Rippleffect.

Community Update

This week: A celebration of Maine's Non-Profit organizations; South Portland's Winter Festival; Maine Lemonade Day; Philip Marlowe's 'Trouble Is My Business'

Community Update

This week: WMPG's Open House; A new energy conservation program at USM; A program to help homeless vets; A contest to find ideas to improve Maine's communities

Community Update

This week we'll hear about a new art space in Portland and we'll find out how to keep kids active in the winter. We'll also learn about a small college in a large university.

Community Update 1-16-12

This week we'll learn what's in store for Maine's economy this year and we'll see quilts that tell favorite children's stories. We'll also attend a Day of Action in Monument Square.

Community Update

This week we'll find out how to eat healthier in Portland and we'll get an update on Occupy Maine. We'll also learn about programs that can help change your life for the better.

Community Update

This week we'll see how our drinking water is being protected and we'll learn about a new economic grant program for Portland businesses. We'll also find out how non-profits can get some much needed advice.

Community Update

This week we'll take a look at Portland then....and now and we'll talk with some of the Occupy Portland protesters. We'll also find out about a new arts program on CTN.

Community Update

This week we'll find out how to stop those unwanted catalogs and we'll get an update from the Drawing Room. We'll also hear about a documentary on Palestinian Youth in Gaza.

Community Update

This week we'll check out a new simulator for training nurses and we'll see how some artists 'paint for a purpose.' We'll also learn about the history of skiing in Maine.

Community Update - Woodfords Highlight

Lesley MacVane talks with Robert Fairbrother of Woodfords Family Services about their upcoming Wine Tasting benefit.

Community Update

This week we'll tell you how you can bid on some great stuff and we'll attend a meeting exploring what is art and what is craft. We'll also learn about changes to Medicare's open enrollment deadline

Community Update

This week we'll attend a job creation workshop and we'll talk with a life-long peace activist. We'll also see how some students are keeping Casco Bay clean.

Community Update

This week we'll hear about a children's story program that teaches about the environment and we'll attend a public housing celebration. We'll also learn about a fall harvest festival.

Community Update

This week we'll learn about a program to help prevent teem suicides and we'll get an update on ways to help children and parents going through divorce. We'll also get a preview of CTN's 25th Anniversary Bash.

Community Update

This week we'll see how kids can learn healthy habits and we'll find out about a new APP to help the police. We'll also explore why tragedies like the Holocaust happen, and whether they can happen again.

Community Update

This week we'll get a Beg-A-Thon preview and we'll learn about Portland's new voting system. We'll also take the Grand Tour.

Community Update

This week we'll check out the First Friday Artwalk and we'll take a look at improvements to Portland's Port. We'll also meet the new president of SMCC

Community Update

This week we'll find out about a new trail guide and we'll take a peek inside the Library of Congress. We'll also hear about some new programs designed to help those most in need.

Community Update

This week we'll attend a ceremony honoring the Arctic Convoy and we'll find out how to handle being part of the 'Sandwich Generation.' We'll also learn about a new service for travelers at the Portland Jetport.

Community Update

This week we'll find out about a new business program right here on CTN and we'll learn how you can help the Police Department fight crime. We'll also hear about upcoming events to promote peace.

Community Update

This week we'll meet Portland's new City Manager and we'll find out about a new program that makes eating healthy easier. We'll also see how you can explore the inner workings of Portland's government

Community Update

This edition of Community Update covers the annual meeting of Oceanside Conservation Land Trust, Community Conversations, Portland Trails dog membership and more.

Community Update

This week we'll tour Munjoy Hill's Secret Gardens and we'll learn about a grant to support the arts in Portland. We'll also find out about a rally against genocide in Sudan.

Community Update

This week we'll see how firefighters train to survive in a burning building and we'll meet the author of a novel about a small Aroostook County Town. We'll also find out how to keep the kids busy during summer vacation.

Community Update

This week we'll see a tribute to victims of 9-11 and we'll find out how to get a Passport for Portland's Parks. We'll also get a preview of a play about a small town in Ireland.

Community Update

This week we'll check out the summer night sky and we'll get a local arts preview. We'll also find out how to grow a healthy lawn - without chemicals

Community Update

This edition of Community Update covers Bloomsday celebration, Fenix Theater fundraiser, a book by a South Portland Police Detective and more.

Community Update

This edition covers the 5th Anniversary Celebration at the Friends School, a photo exhibit at the Portland Police Department, the opening of the Forest City Trail an more.

Community Update

This edition of community update covers a new show from the Portland Daily Sun, Decompression Chamber Music, WMPG's online auction and more.

Community Update

This week we'll get an update from the Fenix Theatre and we'll learn about a grant to help Portland's youth. We'll also learn about a new economic system.

Community Update

This week well find out how to get information about healthcare options and we'll hear about some improvements at Evergreen Cemetery. We'll also visit a new regional learning center in Falmouth

Community Update

This week we'll find out about financial assistance for first-time homebuyers and we'll hear about life in northern Maine. We'll also learn about better fire protection in Portland.

Community Update

This week we'll get some advice on parenting and we'll get a preview of summer recreation programs. We'll also find out about a new 9-1-1 Dispatch center.

Community Update

This week we'll celebrate Earth Day and we'll get a preview of a Bluegrass music festival. We'll also find out how you can help preserve Fort Preble

Community Update

This week we'll visit Cow island for a youth leadership building exercise and we'll find out how to get rid of un-needed prescription drugs. We'll also see how Maine's history can be traced through its maps.

Community Update

This week we'll get the story about a Moose at the library and we'll learn about protecting the ecology of Sebago Lake. We'll also find out about threats to vernal pools.

Community Update

This week we'll learn about a rally to keep kids safe and we'll check out some extraordinary photographs of Maine's loggers. We'll also talk with author Susan Conley about her family's adventure in China

Community Update 4-4-11

This week we'll hear about a unique response to climate change and we'll learn about training for family caregivers. We'll also find out about fighting hunger and growing food locally.

Community Update 3-28-11

This week we'll hear the story of a doctor from the Gaza Strip and we'll get a preview of the 'Maine Festival of the Book.' We'll also go to James Phinney Baxter's birthday bash.

Community Update 3-21-11

This week we'll find out how you can eat a book and we'll get a legislative update from Augusta. We'll find learn how to preserve all those summer garden veggies

Community Update 3-14-11

This week we'll welcome back the birds of spring and we'll enjoy some African music and dance. We'll also find out how you can improve your health

Community Update 3-7-11

This week we'll get an update on Portland's crime rate and we'll find out how you can help the Portland area go green. We'll also get a preview of WMPG Radio's Fat Tuesday bash

Community Update 2-28-11

This week we'll meet Portland's new neighborhood prosecutor and we'll learn about winter wildlife - and how you can find it. We'll also find out about threats to the Americorps program

Community Update 2-21-11

This week we'll celebrate Breaking Ground's 5th Birthday and we'll see skiing in Monument Square. We'll also find out how you can meet some Successful Thinkers.

community Update 2-14-11

This week we'll 'Go Red For Women' and we'll hear about the new strategic plan for Portland's Police Department. We'll also watch a Hazmat Drill at the Old Adams School.

Community Update 2-7-11

This week we'll get up an update on the Junior League and we'll hear about a new radio drama on WMPG Radio. We'll also find out how Learning Works is expanding its English Language Program

community Update 1-31-11

This week we'll find out how to nominate someone for an 'eco-excellence' award and we'll learn about possible changes to Maine's environmental laws. We'll also get a behind-the-scenes look at 'TV Show'

Community Update 1-24-11

This week we'll see how the Portland Police Department is helping women stay safe and we'll hear stories of life in Sudan from refugees here in Portland. We'll also attend the Great Northeast Radio Rally and find out when the Lighthouse Jubilees will be returning to CTN

Community Update 1-17-11

This week we'll hear a community conversation on fatherhood and we'll learn how the Portland Police Department is reaching out to the gay community. We'll also get some tips on how parents of children with developmental disabilities can make getting their child's hair cut easier and we'll get a legislative update from Augusta.

Community Update 1-10-11

This week we'll check in on the restoration of Pullen Fountain and we'll find out how you can serve the community on Martin Luther King Day. We'll also see how USM is going green.

Community Update 1-3-11

This week we'll see the latest in E-Readers and we'll learn about a new Parenting program right here on CTN. We'll also find out how you can help the Fire Department during the snow season and we'll get an update on Portland's Parking Bans.

Community Update 12-20-10

On this week' show we'll get up close and personal with some owls in Falmouth and we see a play that breaks down barriers between the police and Portland's youth. We'll also be at the finish line at a 5K race and find out how to help children of parents who are going through a divorce cope with the holiday season.

Community Update 12-13-10

This week we'll see the first map that gave America its name and find out about some pedestrian-friendly crosswalks in Portland. We'll also get an update on the terminal expansion project at the Portland Jetport and attend Cumberland County's 250th birthday party.

Community Update 12-6-10

This edition covers the Portland Library open house, energy efficient programs at SMCC, Bayside Bowl fundraiser for HEP and more.

Community Update 11-22-10

This week we'll get a peek at auction items available online from Hour Exchange Portland. We'll also hear about an upcoming event at the Independent Transportation Network and see the latest exhibit of photos and essays about Cliff Island and Ecomaine will update us on the latest in recycling.

Community Update 11-15-10

This edition cover the opening of Loring Memorial Trail, a new City art project, the League of Young Voters response to the election and the Veterans for Peace Maine Chapter peace walk.

Community Update 11-8-10

This edition cover the Hour Exchange Service Fair, LDA Annual meeting, WMPG Auction, Community Conversations and more.

Community Update 11-1-10

This edition of Community Update covers a hockey after school program, a talk on the economy from a spiritual perspective, a volunteer weatherization project and more.

Community Update 10-25-10

This edition covers wolves at Maine Audubon, alternative energy at SMCC, oldest printed world maps at Osher Map Library, a tour of the State Theater and more.

Community Update 10-18-10

This edition covers chalk art in Monument Square, Bill Clinton's visit to Maine, Community Conversations and more.

Community Update 10-11-10

This edition goes to a wine tasting, a bald eagle excursion, a legislative update and more.

CU 10-4-10

This week we'll catch up with Lady Gaga on her visit to Portland for a rally against 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell'; We'll also run the Trails To Ales 10K race and find out what happens to our recycling after we put it in those blue bins. We'll also get a preview of the annual WMPG Beg-A-Thon

CU 9-27-10

This week we'll find out what Rippleffect is up to this fall and we'll go to Waterville for the Open House of the Learning Disabilities Association of Maine. We'll also find out about a wellness program for people with chronic illness.

Community Update 9-20-10

The edition features an intergenerational college class, the debut of a local singer/songwriter, EcoMaine's open house and more.

Community Update 9-13-10

This edition covers Beyond the Horizon, the 65th Anniversary of the end of World War II and more.

Community Update 9-6-10

This week we'll tour the new Bayside Trail and attend the Veteran's for Peace national convention. We'll also meet the new Director of Learning Disabilities Association of Maine and find out about WMPG's upcoming Dance Cruise on Casco Bay.

Community Update 8-30-10

This edition covers Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, a Haiti fundraiser, the Presumpscot Trail and more.

Community Update 8-23-10

This edition goes to the Fore River Sanctuary, North Deering Congregational Church and more.

Community Update 8-16-10

This edition covers goats fighting invasive species, transportation public hearing, a new local author and more.

Community Update 8-2-10

This edition covers Oceanside Annual meeting, rehearsals for ARTC, the upcoming national convention for Maine Veterans for Peace and more.

Community Update 7-26-10

This edition goes on an ocean expedition, the labs of USM, a viewing of The People Speak and more.

Community Update 7-19-10

This edition takes us to Greendrinks for Portland Trails, the dedication of the memorial to the Long Creek air disaster, the Portland Public Market and more.

Community Update 7-12-10

Non-profit news from Greater Portland.

Community Update 7-5-10

This edition covers the Bloomsday celebration, the Howard Zinn Film viewing, West End summer concerts and more.

Community Update 6-28-10

This edition covers the American Revival Theater, River Company's latest production, Exercise for Health and Love and more.

Community Update 6-21-10

This edition goes to a concert of Maine Veterans' for Peace, piping plovers in Kennebunk and micro-enterprises in Cameroon.

Community Update 6-14-10

This edition covers the 4H June Jamboree, transportation alternatives, a photo exhibit of Cliff Island, Natiional Trail Day in Portland and more.

Community Update 6-7-10

This edition goes to Senior Games Training, the newly renovated Portland Public Library and more.

Community Update 5-31-10

This episode goes to a water festival, team building with laughs, Rippleffect's summer season kick-off and more.

Community Update 5-24-10

This episode covers 21 Reasons' Party Patrol Kit, City of Portland medication collection, Let's Make a Chemical Deal and more.

Community Update 5-17-10

This edition covers the cruise ship season, a project between the Center for Grieving Children and Sesame Street, the multicultural health fair, Portland Trails' Kick Off for Trail to Ale and more.

Community Update 5-10-10

This episode goes to the Farmer's Market, Portland Trails annual meeting and Portland City Hall--all that and more.

Community Update 5-3-10

This episode features Scarborough Marsh, USM service learning and a discovery about the origin of life on earth.

Community Update 4-26-10

This week's show features the firefighter's hockey benefit, Rippleffect, Bayside Trail and more.

Community Update 4-19-10

This edition includes the opening of the renovation downtown Portland Public Library, Dr. Wendy Wolf speaking about Health Care Reform, an afterschool program involving the Portland Museum of Art and much more.

Community Update 4-12-10

This episode: the business of sports, Chellie Pingree's birthday party, tour presentation on nuclear arms and the national student broadcaster of the year.

Community Update 4-5-10

This edition features a ride with Meals on Wheels and President Obama's visit to Maine.

Community Update 3-29-10

Community Update goes to an adult day care in Saco, a weatherization presentation in Portland and more.

Community Update 3-22-10

A new trail in Bayside, a Maine nonprofit helps communities in Africa, MANP annual meeting and more on this edition.

Community Update 3-8-10

This edition of Community Update goes to Waterfront hearings, Paper and Poetry Exhibit, an event for young entrepreneurs and more.

Community Update 3-1-10

This latest episode goes to Augusta for Lobby Day and Nonprofit Day, and also give a preview of the Maine African Film Festival.

Community Update

This week Community Update covers a special event at Maine Audubon, the proposed increases in Metro fares , planning for a Martin Luther King Jr. memorial and more.

Community Update 2-15-10

This week Community Update visits Sky Line Farms in Yarmouth, the new art program at the Bradley Foundation, the closing reception for an exhibit of Drawing Room and more

Community Update

News from CTN nonprofit members, this episode features the South Portland Breakwater Lighthouse, Physicians for Social responsibility, concert at USM and more.

Community Update 2-1-10

News from Maine nonprofits for the week of February 1, 2010

Community Update 1-25-10

This week Community Update covers a telethon for Haiti, a new health care server-Turn the Tide, a tax preparation and more.

Community Update 1-11-10

News from CTN nonprofit members for the week of January 11, 2010.

Community Update 12-21-2009

News from Learning Works, Maine Association of Non Profits, 21 Reasons and more.

Community Update 12-14-2009

On this weeks Community Update news about the Bradley Foundation of Maine's new program for seniors. Also a sneak peak of Portland Trails new trail!

Community Update 12-7-2009

This week on Community Update news from Portland Rotary, Maine Association of Non-Profits, Cumberland County Government, and more.

Community Update

News about Greater Portland's non-profit organizations. Hear about the open house at WMPG's show Blunt Radio. Also, get the scoop on the Portland Boxing Club's participation in the New England Championship from President Bobby Russo.

Community Update 11-16-09

Community Update is a weekly news show for Southern Maine nonprofits. In this episode find news from Portland Boxing, USM, Kids First Center, South Portland and More.

Community Update

Weekly news program about greater Portland's non-profit organizations. Find out what's happening in your community.

Community Update September 14, 2009

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Community Update 8-29-09

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Community Update 8/24/09

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Community Update 8-17-2009

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Community Update 8-10-2009

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Community Update 8-3-2009

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Community Update 7/20/09

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Community Update 7/13/09

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Community Update 7-6-09

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Community Update 6-29-09

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Community Update 6-22-09

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Community Update 6-8-2009

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Community Update 5-25-09

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Community Update 5-18-09

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Community Update 4/20/09

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Community Update 4/13/09

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Community Update 4-6-09

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Community Update 3-30-09

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Community Update 3-9-09

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Community Update 3-2-09

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Community Update 2-23-09

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Community Update 2-16-09

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Community Update 2-9-09

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Community Update 2-2-09

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Community Update 1-26-2009

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