John Morstad has joined Orono Schools as its new director of Business Services. In this role, Morstad will oversee the business operations of a district recognized for its fiscal integrity, accountability and transparency.
As August begins, Jupiter comes out in the sun’s afterglow and soon drops out of sight. High in the southwest, the brilliant star Arcturus starts a month-long plummet to the horizon, dragging its kite-shaped constellation, Bootes the herdsman, along with it. And low in the southwest, Mars provides its own spectacle as it journeys eastward for a rendezvous with Saturn and the bright red star Antares, the “rival of Mars.”