Westbrook Notes


A recent weekly Westbrook-Gorham Rotary Club luncheon featured Westbrook’s Fortune 1000 company Idexx Laboratories. Idexx was presented Rotary’s Paul Harris fellowship award to convey to CEO Jonathan Ayers. The company moved to Westbrook in 1991, achieved $2 billion in sales in 2017 and has broken ground on a $62 million expansion. Pictured, from left, are Rotarian Phil Spiller, Idexx guests Abigail Ingalls and Peter Dewitt, and Rotarian Deborah Shangraw.

Collins’ staff coming

U.S. Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, has announced that staff from her Portland Constituent Service Center will hold office hours in Westbrook and Gorham on Monday, June 25.

A staff member will be available to provide assistance with federal issues and agencies, such as the Social Security Administration, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, Department of Veterans Affairs and the Internal Revenue Service. No appointment is necessary.

All conversations are strictly confidential, a press release said.

Her staff will be at Walker Memorial Library, 800 Main St., Westbrook, from 2:30-3:30 p.m.; and at the Gorham Municipal Center, 25 Ball Park Road, from 3:45-4:45 p.m.

WHS milestone

The Westbrook High School class of 1963 will observe its 55th reunion on June 27 at the Fireside Inn & Suites on Riverside Street in Portland.

For more information, contact Lorraine Cragin at 929-3974 or email lcragin@roadrunner.com.