Waldo Community Action Partners’ innovative meal kit educates families how to cook together
Fri, 12/07/2018 - 12:30pm
BELFAST— For the past year, a bag of food and a specific recipe have come home each week with...
Shop Local Spotlight: Gourmet Maine Lobster Crackers
Tue, 12/04/2018 - 12:30pm
For the month of December, we continue our “Shop Local” series to shine the spotlight on local...
Maine Maritime Academy buys six acres of former Bucksport paper mill for education center
Wed, 11/14/2018 - 2:15pm
William J. Brennan, President of Maine Maritime Academy, said a purchase and sale agreement has...
New student-run lunch cafe in Belfast pairs great food with culinary training
Thu, 11/01/2018 - 3:30pm
BELFAST— The kitchen at Waldo County Technical Center is fired up with activity on Friday mornings...
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...
Rockland Public Library to host cider making party
Fri, 10/26/2018 - 12:00pm
The Rockland Public Library will host a cider Making Party Saturday, November 3, at 11 a.m.
Learn homemade baby food in Stockton Springs
Mon, 10/15/2018 - 10:00am
STOCKTON SPRINGS — Journey to Health presents Homemade Baby Food for Beginners, Tuesday, Oct. 23, 6...
Get your blueberry pancakes Saturday morning at Windjammer Festival
Thu, 08/30/2018 - 10:15am
CAMDEN — The Camden Rotary Club's Famous Blueberry Pancake Breakfast will be served on Sept. 1 at...
‘A Small Good’ charcuterie flourishes in Rockport
Fri, 08/17/2018 - 12:30pm
ROCKPORT — There’s a lot going on inside the State of Maine Cheese building at 461 Commercial St....
At it again, with donuts, at the Camden Amphitheater
Fri, 08/10/2018 - 5:00pm
Drawing on local lore, food history, and a lot of sugar, Alexis Iammarino and Camden Public Library...
Lincolnville’s annual Blueberry Wing Ding pancake breakfast, Aug. 11
Mon, 08/06/2018 - 11:15am
The Annual Blueberry Wing Ding pancake breakfast by the beach sponsored by the Lincolnville...
South Thomaston pop-up taqueria draws crowds three times what was expected
Mon, 07/30/2018 - 11:00am
SOUTH THOMASTON— A little more than a year ago, Erin and Casey Dominguez launched their new...
Annual Merryspring kitchen tour features eight homes in Camden, Rockport
Thu, 07/26/2018 - 1:15pm
CAMDEN — Always a midsummer treat, Merryspring's Annual Kitchen Tour takes place on Wednesday,...
Maine Lobster Festival Seafood Cooking Contest takes place Aug. 3
Wed, 07/11/2018 - 11:30am
ROCKLAND — The Maine Lobster Festival is hosting its Seafood Cooking Contest at 9 a.m. on Friday,...
Rockland Public Library presents ‘Eating Better on a Budget: Great Grains & Power Proteins’
Fri, 06/22/2018 - 10:00am
ROCKLAND — The Rockland Public Library presents part two of the nutrition series, "Eating Better on...
Café Miranda’s event, Hannaford Chef’s Table raise funds for Knox County Homeless Coalition
Thu, 06/21/2018 - 12:30pm
ROCKLAND —If you were anywhere near Maverick Street in Rockland on Saturday you couldn't miss the...
Long Grain occupies new digs at 20 Washington Street in Camden
Wed, 06/20/2018 - 4:30pm
CAMDEN – Long Grain restaurant, formally of 31 Elm Street, has moved around the corner to its new...
The last supper
Wed, 06/06/2018 - 8:15am
Okay, this is it. My last column in the Boothbay Register. Kind of a good thing, kind of a sad...
Marine Corp League holds 27th annual S.O.S. breakfast
Sat, 06/02/2018 - 8:15pm
CAMDEN – Regardless of the branch of the military one may have served within, S.O.S. was a regular...
Tempura-like onion rings
Wed, 05/30/2018 - 4:45pm
Do you order onion rings in restaurants? I don’t, unless I’ve seen some there, and I know they’re...
Maine’s answer to all-natural MREs (Meals Ready To Eat)
Thu, 05/24/2018 - 12:15pm
BELFAST — Campers and hikers have long relied on civilian MREs, the military term for Meals Ready...
Lobster, boiled, at the cottage
Wed, 05/23/2018 - 11:15am
Okay so I’ve written about lobster before, but it’s spring in Maine, and that means lobster season...
Wed, 05/16/2018 - 11:00am
I’ve written about tacos in general, but I’m going to get specific here: Haddock tacos. Most...
Crispy sesame chicken with a sticky Asian sauce
Wed, 05/09/2018 - 12:30pm
So last week I wrote about Thai-inspired chicken soup. The next day I saw that Facebook friend...
Camden Public Landing gets a new anchor: El Ancla offers wood-fired Mexican fare
Sat, 05/05/2018 - 10:45am
CAMDEN – El Ancla means the anchor and on Saturday, May 5, at 7 p.m., Camden’s newest restaurant...
Thai-inspired chicken soup for whatever ails you
Wed, 05/02/2018 - 10:30am
I have a cold.
Considering the winter and spring that I’ve just endured, this is nothing. Some day...
Decadent, dark chocolate olive oil cake
Wed, 04/25/2018 - 1:00pm
Sometime last year I made an olive oil cake. I shared the recipe in a column. It was good, but what...
Deep-fried cauliflower and pan-fried lemon-y scallops
Wed, 04/18/2018 - 11:30am
Mark Twain once wrote, "Training is everything. A peach was once a bitter almond; a cauliflower is...
Annual Turkey Supper at People’s United Methodist Church
Sun, 04/15/2018 - 11:00pm
It is time for the Annual Turkey Supper at the People’s United Methodist Church in Union. This...
Good Tern co-op's annual member's meeting and brunch potluck
Sat, 04/14/2018 - 10:00pm
The Good Tern Natural Foods Co-op Annual Meeting will be held Saturday, April 28, at 9:30 a.m., to...
Wed, 04/11/2018 - 11:45am
No matter how you look at it, noodles are good. They’re comforting. They’re soft and chewy. They’re...
Public breakfast April 14 will benefit Rockland District Nursing Association
Tue, 04/03/2018 - 11:30am
THOMASTON — Please come to the public breakfast supporting Rockland District Nursing Association (...
Camden Hills seeks donated silverware to replace plastic in cafeteria
Mon, 04/02/2018 - 9:00pm
The Camden Hills Regional High School Windplanners team continues an initiative started last...
Chris Wolf’s Food Chronicles: Daily Soup in Belfast
Sat, 03/31/2018 - 6:15pm
BELFAST – If you're not looking for it, it's easy to miss. The small unassuming location at 118...
SeaFolk establishes sweet spot in Rockport Village
Sun, 03/18/2018 - 6:15pm
ROCKPORT – Rockport welcomed SeaFolk to town March 17. The coffee shop is at 22 Central Ave and had...
Camden-Rockport Historical Society hosts maple sugar event Sunday
Sun, 03/18/2018 - 7:45am
ROCKPORT — On March 25 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. the Camden-Rockport Historical Society will again host...
Belfast Farmer’s Market offers fresh ingredients for a classic St. Patrick’s Day meal
Fri, 03/16/2018 - 1:15pm
BELFAST—On Friday, March 16, for those shopping at the Belfast Farmer’s Market in the greenhouse of...
Baking bread, the slow, easy way, on a snowy day
Wed, 03/14/2018 - 10:30am
On the day of that gorgeous, serene snowfall last week (easy for me to say – I didn’t lose power)...
Riley School Open House on Maine Maple Sunday
Mon, 03/12/2018 - 10:45am
ROCKPORT — On Sunday, March 25 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Riley School will be open to the public...
Belfast Farmer’s Market offers ‘taste of the market’ March 16
Thu, 03/08/2018 - 11:00am
BELFAST — The public is invited to a St. Patrick's Day Taste of the Market, Friday, March 16, from...
‘Soups On’ at Camden’s First Congregational Church is community lunch spot
Thu, 02/22/2018 - 8:00pm
CAMDEN — A bowl of hot and hearty soup can carry different meanings for people. Maybe it is chicken...
Just when you think there’s nothing for lunch
Wed, 02/21/2018 - 11:45am
You know how all of a sudden it’s, like, 1 p.m., and you’re starving? You start searching the...
‘Night of the Living Bread’ from a passionate amateur baker
Mon, 02/19/2018 - 11:00am
CAMDEN — Retired teacher Bill Babb never planned on leading workshops on the art of sourdough bead...
Nothing lovey-dovey, but something creamy and chocolate-y, for Valentine’s Day
Wed, 02/14/2018 - 10:15am
“There is no love sincerer than the love of food.” – George Bernard Shaw
That was the first quote I...
Cuisine and cooking clases at Nina June
Fri, 02/09/2018 - 9:15pm
Nina June's winter cooking classes continue with Naples (Italy not Maine) coming up on February 12...
Roasted Ah-So chicken and torture pie
Wed, 02/07/2018 - 11:15am
Roast a chicken. It costs somewhere around 6 or 7 bucks for a smallish one, and if you live alone,...
St. Peter’s hosts Shrove Tuesday Pancake Luncheon in Rockland
Fri, 02/02/2018 - 2:30pm
The tradition of a Pancake Luncheon at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church in Rockland continues. It has...
Singles over 55 Social at Ada’s
Thu, 02/01/2018 - 11:15am
Join Singles over 55 Social at Ada's Kitchen in Rockland on Tuesday, February 6, at 6 p.m. for...
Midcoast Maine Holistic Health seeks culinary volunteers
Thu, 02/01/2018 - 11:00am
The Midcoast Maine Holistic Health Event Center at the Belfast Breeze Inn is seeking a team of...
Chestnut Street Baptist Church serves up a mean omelete at Camden’s weekly community breakfast
Sun, 01/28/2018 - 11:15am
CAMDEN – Every Monday morning at the Chestnut Street Baptist Church, 29 Chestnut Street, the...