New Domestic Violence Support Group forms in Belfast
Wed, 04/17/2019 - 11:15am
New Hope for Women will be offering a new Support Group for survivors of domestic violence in...
April 16 is National Healthcare Decisions Day
Tue, 04/16/2019 - 9:45am
ROCKPORT — April 16 is National Healthcare Decisions Day, sponsored by The Conversation Project,...
Film about community rights movement to precede environmental law discussion
Mon, 04/15/2019 - 5:45pm
BELFAST — A new documentary about the “community rights” movement will be screened, Sunday, April...
Knox County signs up for Recovery Collaborative, considers programming options
Mon, 04/15/2019 - 2:00pm
ROCKLAND — The newly-formed Knox County Recovery Collaborative picked up steam in its war on...
From Distress to De-Stress talk at Quarry Hill
Sun, 04/14/2019 - 6:45pm
CAMDEN — Quarry Hill invites adults age 50-plus to sign up for “From Distress to De-Stress,” set...
Quarry Hill seminar: new beginnings for women after 50
Sat, 04/13/2019 - 7:15pm
CAMDEN — Quarry Hill’s Women After 50 series, aimed at building a sense of community among older...
Physical therapist to discuss ‘Exercise and Parkinson’s’
Sat, 04/13/2019 - 7:15pm
CAMDEN — The Camden-based Parkinson’s Support Group invites those living with Parkinson’s, their...
Step into Spring gala auction for survivors of sexual violence
Sat, 04/13/2019 - 6:00pm
NORTHPORT — On Saturday, May 4, Sexual Assault Support Services of Midcoast Maine (SASSMM) will be...
Listening: A gift from and for caregivers
Thu, 04/11/2019 - 4:00pm
A clinical trial funded by the National Cancer Institute developed a program to improve the health...
Miramant bill would establish right to practice complementary and alternative health care
Thu, 04/11/2019 - 3:15pm
AUGUSTA — Sen. Dave Miramant, D-Camden, introduced a bill on April 11 to license practitioners of...
Rockland Shambhala to offer spring meditation retreat
Thu, 04/11/2019 - 11:00am
ROCKLAND - Senior Buddhist teacher Andrea Darby will offer a Spring Meditation Retreat, Friday-...
Due to weather, third annual Camden Roadside Cleanup postponed
Tue, 04/09/2019 - 9:30pm
CAMDEN- Due to the snow, organizers have announced that the third annual Leonard Lookner Memorial...
Browntail moth outbreaks anticipated statewide this year
Tue, 04/09/2019 - 3:00pm
ORONO — As spring slowly moves its way into Maine, data is indicating that large parts of the...
OUT Maine plans Rainbow Ball, seeks formal wear
Tue, 04/09/2019 - 10:45am
ROCKLAND — The founders and organizers of Rainbow Ball Weekend have transferred the planning and...
Senators Collins, King announce nearly $2 million to protect Maine’s air and water
Mon, 04/08/2019 - 11:00am
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senators Susan Collins (R-ME) and Angus King (I-ME) announced today that...
Food insecurity forum pinpoints problems, offers remedies
Sun, 04/07/2019 - 6:45pm
BELFAST — Food insecurity was the topic of this year’s Community Forum presented in Belfast, April...
Palliative Players present ‘End Stage’ in Lincolnville
Sun, 04/07/2019 - 6:15pm
LINCOLNVILE — The Palliative Players of Hospice Volunteers of Waldo County will present End Stage,...
St. Peter’s Holy Week, Easter services and activities
Sat, 04/06/2019 - 8:00am
ROCKLAND — St. Peter’s Episcopal Church invites everyone to its services during Holy Week and...
Free parenting class helps guardians bond with young children
Fri, 04/05/2019 - 4:15pm
ROCKLAND — The Knox County Child Abuse Prevention Council is offering a free parenting class to...
Volunteers needed for Camden Amphitheatre’s TLC Day
Fri, 04/05/2019 - 4:00pm
CAMDEN — Dave Jackson will lead the annual TLC Day in the Amphitheatre and Harbor Park, Saturday,...
Free food the first Tuesday of every month in Rockland
Fri, 04/05/2019 - 8:45am
ROCKLAND – Brenda Thomas likes to give away food. So much so, she’s turned a program to help feed...
Discovering the forest, discovering ourselves
Thu, 04/04/2019 - 4:00pm
“I find that taking someone out into the woods, and just allowing them to let their anger be...
Starting a business to help cover rare genetic medication costs helps Rockport family
Thu, 04/04/2019 - 10:15am
ROCKPORT — If it was not for the online marketplace Poshmark, 33-year-old Rockport resident Sierra...
Free farm shares available for eligible Maine seniors
Wed, 04/03/2019 - 10:45am
AUGUSTA, Maine - Free-local-fresh produce for eligible Maine seniors! The Maine Senior FarmShare...
U.S. Rep. Chellie Pingree applauds presidential message promoting food waste reduction
Tue, 04/02/2019 - 11:15am
WASHINGTON, D.C.—U.S. Representatives Chellie Pingree, D-Maine, and Dan Newhouse, R-Washington, the...
Penobscot Shores’ Annual Senior Health Fair offers variety of topics
Sun, 03/31/2019 - 9:30am
BELFAST — Penobscot Shores’ Annual Senior Health Fair takes place Wednesday, April 10, from 11 a.m...
Baby clothes sale to benefit Belfast Public Health Nursing
Sun, 03/31/2019 - 9:30am
BELFAST — Waldo County General Hospital will host a Baby Fair, Saturday, April 6, from 8:30 to 11 a...
Prenatal yoga series in Rockland
Thu, 03/28/2019 - 3:45pm
ROCKLAND — Prenatal Yoga will be offered Saturdays, April 6 to June 29, from 10:30 a.m. to noon, at...
Meowsic Fur A Cause to bring local bands together
Thu, 03/28/2019 - 3:00pm
ROCKLAND — Four local bands will be playing Saturday, May 11, from 7:30 to 11:30 p.m., at the Fog...
Dharma Talk: Collective Change
Thu, 03/28/2019 - 10:30am
ROCKLAND — On Thursday, April 4, from 6 to 8 p.m., Marit Wilson will give a dharma talk entitled “...
Samantha Paradis to share ‘Journey of a Nurse and Mayor’
Thu, 03/28/2019 - 10:00am
WALDO — Waldo Education Association Retired (K-16) will meet Wednesday, April 10, at the Waldo...
New Hope for Women receives charitable donation
Tue, 03/26/2019 - 6:45pm
BELFAST — The Unitarian-Universalist Church of Belfast has donated $1,000 to New Hope For Women,...
The Kombucha craze
Tue, 03/26/2019 - 12:45pm
Once known as “the tea of immortality,” Kombucha, a fermented brew thought to be invented by the...
Knox County law enforcement initiates new recovery collaborative
Mon, 03/25/2019 - 9:15am
ROCKLAND – Knox County Law Enforcement invites all interested community members to a free...
Home Healthcare hiring blitz looks for variety of healthcare professionals
Mon, 03/25/2019 - 8:15am
ROCKPORT — MaineHealth Care at Home‘s Coastal Division is holding a blitz hiring event, Tuesday,...
Film, student projects, panel discussion focus on ocean health
Sun, 03/24/2019 - 9:15am
BELFAST — Local nonprofit, Upstream Watch is hosting a screening of the documentary Blue, a film...
What if it’s a concussion?
Sun, 03/24/2019 - 9:00am
ROCKLAND — Did you know that you don’t need to hit your head or lose consciousness to have a...
Patient and Family Advisory Council seeks new members
Sat, 03/23/2019 - 7:00am
ROCKPORT — The Patient and Family Advisory Council (PFAC) of Pen Bay Medical Center (PBMC) and...
Big Brothers Big Sisters registering teams to Golf Fore Kids’ Sake
Fri, 03/22/2019 - 8:45am
ROCKPORT — Big Brothers Big Sisters of Mid-Maine (BBBSMM) invites local businesses, organizations...
Owls Head Garden Club to hear benefits of forest bathing
Thu, 03/21/2019 - 12:00pm
OWLS HEAD — The Owls Head Garden Club will meet, Wednesday, April 3, at 11 a.m., at the Community...
Maine’s mission ship ‘Sunbeam V’ heads to dry dock; children’s vote determines name of substitute
Tue, 03/19/2019 - 12:30pm
BAR HARBOR — With the Maine Seacoast Mission’s Sunbeam V coming out of the water for a major refit...
Relocation of Kittery Bridge falcon nest to slow traffic Thursday
Tue, 03/19/2019 - 10:30am
KITTERY — A peregrine falcon nesting platform will be removed and a new nesting box placed on the I...
Past trauma, current relationships course at UMaine Hutchinson Center
Mon, 03/18/2019 - 11:45am
BELFAST — A two-day professional development program, “Past Trauma and Current Relationships:...
Program on intimate partner violence offered by Hutchinson Center
Thu, 03/14/2019 - 3:45pm
BELFAST — The University of Maine Hutchinson Center, in partnership with New Hope for Women of...
Senators Collins, Feinstein introduce bill to strengthen oversight of personal care products
Wed, 03/13/2019 - 9:30am
U.S. Senators Susan Collins, R-Maine, and Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., introduced the Personal Care...
Rockport considers switch to LED streetlights, agrees to send food sovereignty ordinance to voters
Tue, 03/12/2019 - 1:00pm
ROCKPORT — Members of the Rockport Select Board agreed March 11 to gather additional information...
First Congregational Church to celebrate installation of reverend
Mon, 03/11/2019 - 1:30pm
Camden — The First Congregational Church of Camden will formalize its covenant in ministry with its...
Our decreased attention span
Sat, 03/09/2019 - 9:00pm
Many clients and friends have mentioned to me that they are more forgetful and easily distracted...
Meals on Wheels annual auction scheduled for April
Fri, 03/08/2019 - 9:15am
BELFAST — The annual live auction to benefit Spectrum Generations’ Meals on Wheels program will...
The MidCoast Diaper Project opens in Rockland
Thu, 03/07/2019 - 12:45pm
ROCKLAND - The MidCoast Diaper Project plans to start dispensing diapers to local families March 11...