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Colby’s Renaissance Discussed at the Harvest in the Square

Colby’s Renaissance Discussed at the Harvest in the Square

Harvest on the Square, an event celebrating local business, art, food, and all things Waterville, took place on November 10, 2015 on Common Street, right off of Waterville’s Main Street. The theme of the night was the Waterville’s renaissance and the community’s effort to re-invigorate Waterville as a hub of culture and business. Additionally, the speeches focused on the community […]

by Gillian Katz· · 0 comments · Editor Pick Local, Local
Colby’s impact on the local bar scene: a symbiotic relationship?

Colby’s impact on the local bar scene: a symbiotic relationship?

Every Thursday night, at around 10:45 p.m., one will likely see swarms of Elite taxis and the Colby jitney heading down from the hill into downtown Waterville for the weekly Colby College bar night. After a long, strenuous week filled with meetings, tests, workouts, and more, Colby students are always eager to get off campus for a chance to interact […]

by Brooke Gary· · 0 comments · Editor Pick Local, Local
BREAKING: College purchases fourth property downtown

BREAKING: College purchases fourth property downtown

The College has recently purchased its fourth building in Waterville.

Photo courtesy of Hannah Hearn '17

Getting toasty in Waterville

Waterville’s newest restaurant, Toast Xpress, is the talk of Colby’s campus. Toast Xpress opened in late September in the former Glass Express building in the popular Waterville business park, Railroad Square. The cafe has a unique menu, primarily offering various types of toast and assorted beverages. The space is open and bright, with pictures of Colby’s downtown and framed quotes […]

by Adelaide Bullock· · 0 comments · Local
Italian Market to Open in Waterville

Italian Market to Open in Waterville

Candace and Tom Savinelli, owners of popular Waterville bakery and deli Holy Cannoli, are opening their second storefront downtown, a market specializing in Italian foodstuffs.