Monthly Archives: August 2012

Title picks for Eastern Maine football: Lawrence, Leavitt, Foxcroft

At the dawn of a new high school football season, all teams have hope — some more than others, to be sure. Here’s one thought of how the arriving campaign may evolve from the heat of late summer to the chill of mid-autumn in Eastern Maine. Pine Tree Conference Class A: Defending champion Lawrence of […]

Players, town relishing renaissance of The Ballpark in OOB

OLD ORCHARD BEACH, Maine — The players on the field were far too young to remember the glory days of The Ballpark, a baseball field of dreams tucked in behind the local police station that a quarter-century ago brought Triple-A baseball to the outskirts of this tourist haven. And while that team, the Maine Guides […]