Shop Local Spotlight: Robot sculptures made from vintage finds
Mon, 12/17/2018 - 9:15am
For the month of December, we continue our “Shop Local” series to shine the spotlight on local...
Six Quarry Hill employees earn medication certification
Sun, 12/16/2018 - 7:30pm
CAMDEN — Six certified nursing assistants (CNAs) and one Activities Department staffer at Quarry...
United Midcoast Charities named Top-Rated Nonprofit for Second Year
Sun, 12/16/2018 - 7:15pm
CAMDEN — United Midcoast Charities has been designated as a “2018 Top-Rated Nonprofit” by...
Decorative store fronts shimmer and shine
Sun, 12/16/2018 - 10:45am
Store fronts in downtown Rockland, along with a couple displays captured in Waldoboro, shimmer and...
Public invited to vote on Belfast holiday window decoration contest
Sat, 12/15/2018 - 5:30pm
Twenty-four Downtown businesses are participating in a little friendly competition to see who has...
Learn ten financial planning mistakes people make
Fri, 12/14/2018 - 1:00pm
CAMDEN — According to Fidelity's Greenline Forum of 2014, 88 percent of clients believe they have...
Pay It Forward For Kids, Inc. recipient of Hamilton Marine annual donation
Fri, 12/14/2018 - 12:30pm
SEARSPORT — Each year the employees at Hamilton Marine vote for a local charity of their choice to...
Rockland Council postpones Pleasant Street business park decision
Thu, 12/13/2018 - 4:30pm
ROCKLAND — As of Monday, Dec. 10, no business has vocalized wanting to move operations to Pleasant...
Maine issues alert to corporations, nonprofits about misleading solicitations
Wed, 12/12/2018 - 2:00pm
AUGUSTA — Maine corporations have recently received misleading solicitation mailings from a...
Rockland rezoning of 84 Crescent Street: Rational request or a downward slope?
Tue, 12/11/2018 - 1:30pm
ROCKLAND — In a move that Councilor Ed Glaser believes might one day send the City of Rockland down...
Electricity bills for Central Maine Power customers to increase as PUC approves supply price hike
Mon, 12/10/2018 - 3:45pm
In competitive solicitations concluded Dec. 10, the Maine Public Utilities Commission accepted bids...
Camden teams up with Michigan company to build a better website
Mon, 12/10/2018 - 2:30pm
CAMDEN — The first generation of the Camden municipal website has come to the end of its useful...
Benner promoted at Damariscotta Bank and Trust
Mon, 12/10/2018 - 2:00pm
WALDOBORO — Marcia Benner, of Waldoboro, has recently been promoted to senior vice president, chief...
Maine Sport Outfitters completes solar project, store renovation
Mon, 12/10/2018 - 11:30am
ROCKPORT – Maine Sport Outfitters recently completed a comprehensive solar project atop its...
Local author’s book, ‘The Ghost Trap,’ is optioned for film
Tue, 12/04/2018 - 2:00pm
Los Angeles-based Khanlarian Entertainment has optioned Kay Stephens’ 2009 novel, The Ghost Trap, ...
Waldo County General Hospital named a Top Rural Hospital
Tue, 12/04/2018 - 11:45am
BELFAST — Highlighting its nationally recognized achievements in patient safety and quality, Waldo...
Rockland resident nominated Rotary District 7790’s governor
Mon, 12/03/2018 - 5:30pm
ROCKLAND — Rockland Rotary Club’s Doug Curtis, Jr., has been nominated as Rotary District 7790’s...
DOT mulls overwhelming criticism of controversial Tariff No. 8 while Islesboro awaits Commissioner’s say
Mon, 12/03/2018 - 4:00pm
BELFAST — More than 200 citizens, mostly from Islesboro but more than handful from neighboring...
UPDATE: Maine DEP issues violation notice to SAD 28, contractors for school construction site erosion
Mon, 12/03/2018 - 9:30am
CAMDEN — The Maine Department of Environmental Protection has issued a notice to School...
Jennifer Mazurek joins Bar Harbor Bank and Trust
Sun, 12/02/2018 - 7:45pm
ROCKLAND — Jennifer Mazurek has joined Bar Harbor Bank and Trust as senior vice president, retail...
Rockport Planning Board considers short term rentals, rules for marijuana cultivation
Thu, 11/29/2018 - 1:00pm
ROCKPORT — The Rockport Planning Board met with consulting Town Planner Bill Najpauer Nov. 28 to ...
Maine State Prison among Governor’s 2018 Environmental Excellence Award recipients
Thu, 11/29/2018 - 10:30am
AUGUSTA— Governor Paul R. LePage and the Maine Department of Environmental Protection have...
Former Maine Maritime officer joins Hutchinson Center
Wed, 11/28/2018 - 3:45pm
BELFAST — Allison Small was named early college programs coordinator at the University of Maine,...
Tom Peaco honored as 2018 Maine Chamber Professional of the Year
Tue, 11/27/2018 - 12:45pm
ROCKLAND — Thomas Peaco, Executive Director of the Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce, was...
Belfast Chamber of Commerce Director Steve Ryan on encouraging next generation of leaders
Tue, 11/27/2018 - 11:45am
The Penobscot Bay Pilot’s monthly series, “Elements of Leadership,” features leaders in local...
Santa, tree and menorah lightings to illuminate Belfast
Sat, 11/24/2018 - 3:45pm
BELFAST — Stay for the day in Belfast, Saturday, Dec. 1, and after you’ve gotten a handle on your...
Celebrate Yuletide in St. George
Fri, 11/23/2018 - 2:15pm
Don’t miss the St. George Business Alliance’s 15th annual “Yuletide in St. George ” holiday kick-...
Belfast Chamber of Commerce thanks community for successful award dinner
Tue, 11/20/2018 - 12:15pm
The Belfast Area Chamber of Commerce wants to sincerely thank everyone who helped to make our...
Belfast Chamber of Commerce honors Lee Woodward, others for contributions to community, economic vitality
Tue, 11/20/2018 - 12:15pm
The Belfast Area Chamber of Commerce celebrated its annual award winners at its membership dinner...
Kerry Hadley, Jay McIntire join Worthington Scholarship Foundation
Fri, 11/16/2018 - 2:30pm
ROCKLAND — The Worthington Scholarship Foundation, with a mission to support post-secondary...
Building through the bluster: Rockland Lobster Trap Tree, volunteers withstand cold, wind
Wed, 11/14/2018 - 2:30pm
ROCKLAND — Despite a wind advisory throughout Maine, Wednesday, Nov. 14, a group of intrepid...
Down East magazine hosts holiday gift fair
Wed, 11/14/2018 - 7:15am
ROCKPORT — December 1, Down East magazine hosts its second annual Holiday Fair. The Down East ...
Athenahealth ownership to be transferred in $5.7 billion cash deal
Tue, 11/13/2018 - 7:00pm
Athenahealth, Inc., a Massachusetts-based medical records and network services company that has a...
Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce lauds businesses, citizens with annual awards
Tue, 11/13/2018 - 4:00pm
The Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce Year in Review Awards Gala and Annual Meeting took...
Belfast Creative Coalition works to boost economy with community meet-ups
Tue, 11/13/2018 - 3:45pm
SEARSPORT— Apple crisp, cider and enthusiasm for the creative economy was on the docket Monday...
Camden Area Business Group gears up for Christmas by the Sea
Tue, 11/13/2018 - 3:30pm
CAMDEN — Camden gets especially festive on the first weekend of December as the community’s annual...
Securities agent convicted of bilking Belfast widow and French woman of $3 million
Tue, 11/13/2018 - 1:00pm
GARDINER — Maine Securities Administrator Judith Shaw said Nov. 13 that Robert Kenneth Lindell...
Tri-County Solid Waste talks trash at Appleton Library
Tue, 11/13/2018 - 11:15am
APPLETON — On Thursday, Nov. 15, 6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m., Appleton Library's Third Thursday Talk series...
Maine businesses step forward, participate with state’s hire-a-veteran initiative
Sat, 11/10/2018 - 1:00pm
AUGUSTA -- More than 175 employers have joined 2018's Maine Hire-A-Vet Campaign through the halfway...
Briar Patch restaurant opens in Appleton
Fri, 11/09/2018 - 1:00pm
APPLETON — Briar Patch restaurant was a vision years in the making said owner Ben Magro, over a cup...
Union voters approve agency liquor stores
Wed, 11/07/2018 - 12:15am
UNION — Voters in Union approved the town’s municipal question about allowing the operation of...
New veteran license plate unveiling at Bangor Veteran’s Day concert
Tue, 11/06/2018 - 11:15am
BANGOR — Stars and stripes will now adorn Maine veterans' license plates, in a new design that will...
Warren launches Rapid Renewal for vehicle registrations
Tue, 11/06/2018 - 10:15am
AUGUSTA — The Town of Warren has launched Rapid Renewal, the Department of the Secretary of Stat's...
Midcoast Women presents Collective Voices: ‘Making It on Main(e) Street’
Mon, 11/05/2018 - 9:45am
ROCKLAND — Midcoast Women and the Rockland Public Library present Collective Voices: "Making It on...
Belfast Chamber of Commerce names its 2018 award winners
Sat, 11/03/2018 - 9:15pm
The Belfast Area Chamber of Commerce has announced its annual Chamber Awards for businesses and...
Liberator Brewing Co, Rockland South End’s new nanobrewery opens its doors
Fri, 11/02/2018 - 12:30pm
ROCKLAND — In a long-awaited moment for brewer Rich Ruggerio, the doors of his WW II aviation-...
9th annual ‘Gifts For Giving’ art show, sale to take place in Boothbay Harbor
Thu, 11/01/2018 - 1:45pm
BOOTHBAY HARBOR — The public is invited to join the more than 20 community artists, artisans and...
Camden National Bank recognizes six nonprofit leaders
Thu, 11/01/2018 - 1:15pm
CAMDEN — On Wednesday, October 31, Camden National Bank recognized six outstanding nonprofit board...
Owls Head Garden Club to host benefit craft show
Wed, 10/31/2018 - 10:45am
OWLS HEAD — The Owls Head Garden Club will host its third annual Craft Show on Saturday, November...
El Ancla strategizes for off-season business, donates to help feed Maine children
Mon, 10/29/2018 - 4:30pm
Bobby Morgan, owner of El Ancla Mexican Restaurant, on the Public Landing in Camden, has been...