Much ado about mocktails
Wed, 02/20/2019 - 8:30am
ROCKLAND—This past November, Ada’s Kitchen Bar Manager, Stacy Campbell, was invited to Portland,...
Former Le Garage gets new owner
Tue, 02/19/2019 - 4:30pm
Wiscasset’s Le Garage at 15 Water St., shuttered since Cheryl Rust closed the 40-year-old...
Belfast Regional Job Fair seeks employers
Mon, 02/18/2019 - 2:15pm
BELFAST — A coalition of several Belfast and Midcoast-area organizations are again partnering to...
Rockland to welcome bicyclists during BikeMaine annual ride; restaurants, get ready
Sun, 02/17/2019 - 7:00pm
ROCKLAND — Snow Marine Park, in Rockland, will be a layover point during the 2019 BikeMaine Trek,...
Islesboro teacher accepted into art fellowship program
Sun, 02/17/2019 - 6:45pm
ISLESBORO — Art Teacher Casey Everett has been accepted and awarded full scholarship into the Maine...
Rockland Library one of several area recipients of large estate bequeath
Thu, 02/14/2019 - 2:15pm
ROCKLAND — The City of Rockland recently accepted a sizable donation bequeathed to the Rockland...
Renovated school house in Rockport is new home for Maine Street Meats
Wed, 02/13/2019 - 9:15pm
ROCKPORT – After a year of renovations to the former Hoboken Garden’s building at 310 Commercial...
Local business launches marketing, communications scholarship
Tue, 02/12/2019 - 9:45am
ROCKLAND — Digital marketing agency Dream Local Digital is introducing a $1500 marketing and...
United Midcoast Charities offers Nonprofit Marketing, Branding 101, 102
Sun, 02/10/2019 - 4:30pm
CAMDEN — Next in United Midcoast Charities’ free educational series is Learn with UMC: Nonprofit...
Free ‘My Next Career Move’ class at Camden Library
Fri, 02/08/2019 - 12:00pm
CAMDEN — Starting Tuesday, March 12, New Ventures Maine, in partnership with the Camden Public...
What makes Rockland’s hello hello stand out on the shortlist for ‘Bookshop of the Year’
Fri, 02/08/2019 - 10:00am
ROCKLAND—It’s been a whirlwind couple of weeks for Lacy Simons, owner of hello hello books in...
Gartley and Dorsky adds three employees to Camden branch
Thu, 02/07/2019 - 2:45pm
CAMDEN — Gartley and Dorsky Engineering and Surveying, Inc., of Camden and Damariscotta added three...
Maine conservation nonprofits hire Kathleen Meil as director of policy and partnerships
Wed, 02/06/2019 - 10:15am
AUGUSTA – Maine Conservation Voters (MCV) and Maine Conservation Alliance (MCA) have hired Kathleen...
Bath Iron Works secures $126 million federal contract
Mon, 02/04/2019 - 8:30pm
Bath Iron Works has been awarded a $126 million sole source contract to continue integrated...
Belfast professor hired as Maine Seacoast Mission president
Mon, 02/04/2019 - 4:45pm
BAR HARBOR — The Maine Seacoast Mission has announced that John Zavodny will be its new president...
State Farm Agent January Peavey supports homeless animals through Quotes for Good Program
Mon, 02/04/2019 - 1:30pm
According to the Humane Society of the United States, there are approximately 70 million stray cats...
Grassroots pop-up offices in Belfast and Rockland Feb. 5, 6
Mon, 02/04/2019 - 9:30am
MIDCOAST— Do you have a great idea to help your community but just need that leg up to find more...
Knox County Homeless Coalition receives Bangor Savings Bank community grant
Thu, 01/31/2019 - 2:45pm
ROCKLAND — Local manager of Bangor Savings Bank, Corey Belcher and Foundation Representative,...
Voting opens Feb. 1 for Community Matters More grants
Wed, 01/30/2019 - 12:30pm
BANGOR – Voting will open Feb. 1 for the Bangor Savings Bank Foundation’s 12th annual Community...
Maine Community Foundation grants available to Knox County nonprofits
Wed, 01/30/2019 - 11:15am
PORTLAND and ELLSWORTH—Nonprofit and public organizations seeking funding for projects that...
Rockland's own hello hello books a nominee for Publishers Weekly Bookstore of the Year award
Mon, 01/28/2019 - 9:45am
Publishers Weekly, the magazine for writers, announced its shortlist for the 2019 PW Bookstore of...
Rockport lobster boat a total loss after breaking loose, and carried by seas to North Haven rocks
Sun, 01/27/2019 - 4:15pm
ROCKPORT - F/V La Boat III, of Rockport, was lost to the sea after its personal float in Rockport...
Educational series for nonprofit success begins with investments workshop
Sun, 01/27/2019 - 4:00pm
CAMDEN — United Midcoast Charities will offer free educational opportunities on topics essential to...
Project Management certificate program at Hutchinson Center
Thu, 01/24/2019 - 3:00pm
BELFAST — A three-day certificate program in Project Management will be offered March 22, March 29...
Rockport Town Manager to retire in June, remain as consultant
Thu, 01/24/2019 - 1:15pm
ROCKPORT — Rockport Town Manager Rick Bates issued a statement on Thursday, January 24, stating...
Area professionals assist future job-seekers through mock interviews
Wed, 01/23/2019 - 4:15pm
MIDCOAST — Trekkers’ LEAP (Launching Empowered and Aspiring Professionals) is a program designed to...
Hurrah for Her-Rah! 1st Bra!
Wed, 01/23/2019 - 10:30am
There are many rites of passage in our lives. For most girls, their first bra marks the first rite...
Dream Local Digital creates position, hires former Midcoast resident
Tue, 01/22/2019 - 12:00pm
ROCKLAND — As Dream Local Digital continues its North American expansion, they have created a...
Endowment funding keeps Lincolnville Community Library thriving
Mon, 01/21/2019 - 4:45pm
LINCOLNVILLE — As the Lincolnville Community Library prepares to celebrate the five-year...
Waldoboro Business Association 15th annual meeting starts with meet and greet
Sat, 01/19/2019 - 5:30pm
WALDOBORO — Celebrate the 15th anniversary of the Waldoboro Business Association at a “Meet and...
United Midcoast Charities to begin accepting grant applications Feb. 4
Fri, 01/18/2019 - 2:45pm
CAMDEN – Grant applications will be available beginning on Feb. 4 at unitedmidcoastcharities.org ...
Free family law clinics now available to Restorative Justice Project
Fri, 01/18/2019 - 12:45pm
BELFAST — The Volunteer Lawyers Project (VLP) offers free Family Law clinics throughout Maine, and...
Owls Head, Thomaston and South Thomaston recycling program, employees recognized for quality operation
Thu, 01/17/2019 - 6:00pm
THOMASTON — “It’s exceptional, some of the cleanest material that we’ve received down at ecomaine...
Hope farmland conserved with help from Land Trust sale
Thu, 01/17/2019 - 5:00pm
HOPE — Georges River Land Trust and Kelly and Oliver Perkins, who run a farming business called A...
Trekkers program promotes from within
Wed, 01/16/2019 - 4:00pm
THOMASTON — Hannah Walsh has been promoted to the Trekkers program director for the local outdoor-...
Rockland man stands for Coast Guard pay, encourages local donations
Wed, 01/16/2019 - 2:45pm
ROCKLAND – “Something is desperately wrong with our country if we can’t pay the people who are...
Camden-based Salty Dog expands with Appleton Ridge Pet Care acquisition
Wed, 01/16/2019 - 12:45pm
The Salty Dog, a a full-service pet grooming shop in Camden, has expanded, and acquired the...
King to speak on Senate floor about government shutdown effect on Maine’s Coast Guard personnel, families
Wed, 01/16/2019 - 10:15am
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Wednesday, January 16, at approximately 11:45 a.m., U.S. Senator Angus...
Camden native with broad experience joins local law firm
Tue, 01/15/2019 - 10:15am
CAMDEN — James “Jim” M. B. Wickenden, Sr., has joined the Harmon, Jones and Sanford, in Camden, as...
Phi Builders + Architects names new director of general contracting
Mon, 01/14/2019 - 9:45am
ROCKPORT — Bettina Doulton, owner of Phi Builders + Architects, appointed Charles “Charlie”...
Dr. Morris Minton joins Camden Dermatology and Mohs Surgery
Fri, 01/11/2019 - 10:45am
ROCKPORT — Kerry Lavigne, M.D. F.A.A.D has announced the addition of Dr. Morris Minton to the team...
Applications available for Camden Rotary Club charitable grants program
Thu, 01/10/2019 - 5:15pm
CAMDEN — Applications are now available on the Camden Rotary Club website (www.camdenrotary.org)...
Pies on Parade: Celebrate pie while raising funds for AIO Food Pantry
Wed, 01/09/2019 - 10:00am
ROCKLAND — Dubbed “Pie Town USA” by the Food Network, Rockland is going pie-wild for the 15th...
Waterfall Arts celebrates longtime leadership, launches search for new executive director
Mon, 01/07/2019 - 1:45pm
BELFAST - On January 4, 2019, with a mixture of loss and deep appreciation, the Waterfall Arts...
‘Wanderlust’ Thomaston Place two-day auction open for bids
Mon, 01/07/2019 - 12:00pm
THOMASTON - Now through Wednesday and Thursday, January 16 and 17, Thomaston Place Auction...
Farnsworth Museum to use grant award to promote Rockland
Sat, 01/05/2019 - 8:15pm
AUGUSTA — The William A. Farnsworth Library and Art Museum is among several organizations in Maine...
Quarry Hill hires new director of nursing
Fri, 01/04/2019 - 3:45pm
CAMDEN — Heather Quesnel, MS, RN, NEA-BC, has joined Quarry Hill as the Camden senior-living...
Takeout-only pizza restaurant may come to Rockport
Thu, 01/03/2019 - 5:00pm
ROCKPORT — During the next Rockport Planning Board meeting, board members will review an...
Game Loft treasurer recognized as ‘Emerging Leader’
Thu, 12/27/2018 - 5:30pm
BELFAST — This October, Camden National Bank recognized six outstanding nonprofit board leaders...
Central Maine Power issues press release on anticipated higher January bills
Thu, 12/27/2018 - 1:45pm
Central Maine Power Co., a subsidiary of the Spanish company AVANGRID Inc. (NYSE: AGR), circulated...