Mmmm... sugary sweet on Maine Maple Sunday at Camden-Rockport Historical Society
Mon, 03/25/2019 - 12:45pm
CAMDEN/ROCKPORT – It’s always a treat to watch the steam rise off the big boiling pot in the Sugar...
Recreating recipes of old Union on a the Clarion wood stove, and celebrating 19th Century cooks
Fri, 03/22/2019 - 8:45am
UNION – The Union Historical Society hosted its first Come Spring Tea, at the Robbins House, which...
Learn to sneak vegetables into family meals
Mon, 03/18/2019 - 12:15pm
BROOKS — Join Journey to Health to learn clever ways to sneak whole servings of vegetables into...
Volunteers sought for ‘Kids Can Grow’ program at Erickson Fields Preserve
Fri, 03/08/2019 - 12:45pm
ROCKPORT – On Monday, April 8, Maine Coast Heritage Trust (MCHT), a statewide land conservation...
Learn no-fuss, one-pan meals with Journey to Health
Sat, 03/02/2019 - 4:00pm
ROCKPORT — Join Journey to Health to learn how to make no-fuss, one-pan meals that could feed a...
Lung Health Support Group
Sun, 02/17/2019 - 5:15pm
ROCKPORT — Lung Health Education, Prevention and Wellness Support Group meets Tuesday, Feb. 26,...
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...
Blue Barren Distillery set to open on Camden waterfront in May
Tue, 02/05/2019 - 3:00pm
CAMDEN— The “quiet” side of the Camden harbor, the marina and boatyard owned by Lyman Morse at...
West Bay Rotary’s Chili Challenge cooks off for charities, nonprofits Feb. 9
Mon, 02/04/2019 - 11:45am
Help West Bay Rotary choose the best chili in the Midcoast and help charities at the same time. ...
Make ‘Cozy Curries’ with Adult Ed
Fri, 02/01/2019 - 4:00pm
ROCKPORT — Nothing is more warming than a homemade curry, according to a news release.
Rockland’s 15th annual Pies on Parade: Providing a warm feeling in more ways than one (or two…)
Mon, 01/28/2019 - 10:45pm
ROCKLAND — At the Lighthouse Museum, where we eagerly collected our ticket badges, maps of...
Parents, kids baking session at Good Tern Co-op
Sun, 01/27/2019 - 4:30pm
ROCKLAND — Parents and kids are invited to Good Tern Co-op, Sunday, Feb. 3, from 1 to 2:30 p.m.,...
Fri, 01/18/2019 - 11:45am
Monday, January 28, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Rockland Congregational Church, 180...
Nancy Harmon Jenkins to deliver author talk at Rockland Public Library
Fri, 01/11/2019 - 10:15am
ROCLAND - The Mediterranean diet has been hailed by everyone from food writers to nutritional...
Fitness kits available for checkout at Rockland Library
Mon, 01/07/2019 - 8:00am
ROCKLAND — As part of the Check out Movement and Healthy Living at Your Library series, Rockland...
There are Christmas cookies and then there are Christmas cookies you make yourself
Wed, 12/19/2018 - 12:45pm
ROCKPORT — There is a saying that goes, beauty is in the eye of the beholder. There’s also a saying...
Camden Rockport Middle School sixth grade publishes cookbook
Wed, 12/19/2018 - 12:45pm
CAMDEN – On November 7, the Camden Rockport Middle School sixth grade had a buffet in the cafeteria...
‘Mumbai to Maine’: A true feast for the senses
Wed, 12/12/2018 - 10:00am
A dash of humor, liberal sprinkling of personal stories, a splash of gorgeous cinematography...
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 (...