The official opening and ribbon cutting of the Bill & Joan Alfond Main Street Commons Sept. 6 drew media attention. “About 350 city officials, state legislators, business people, Colby benefactors, students, and staff, as well as area residents, stood outside the Bill & Joan Alfond Main Street Commons at 150 Main St. to listen to brief speeches before pouring into the building to mingle, partake of refreshments and tour the site,” the Morning Sentinel reported. Other media outlets that covered the ceremony include:

WABI-TV5, Sept. 6: “Colby College’s Bill and Joan Alfond Main Street Commons opens

New England Cable News, Sept. 6: “Colby College Students Ditch Dorms, Move to New Digs in Downtown Waterville

 

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