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...
Rockport Roadside Tree Planting Program accepting applications
Sun, 02/17/2019 - 5:00pm
ROCKPORT — Rockport’s Tree Planting Program is now accepting applications from homeowners,...
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...
Care for your plants in the winter months
Mon, 02/11/2019 - 6:45pm
ROCKPORT – Dennis Milliken has been in love with plants all his life. He recalled that even as a...
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...
Trekkers intern experiences inner workings of land conservation efforts
Sun, 02/10/2019 - 4:00pm
ROCKLAND — Trekkers’ high school senior Amanda Chen recently completed a one-week internship with...
Study shows unusual microbes hold clues to early life
Sat, 02/09/2019 - 10:00am
A new study has revealed how a group of deep-sea microbes provides clues to the evolution of life...
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...
Yachting Solutions adjusts Rockland Harbor designs, outlines construction schedule
Wed, 02/06/2019 - 2:45pm
ROCKLAND — Though harbor redesign plans engineered by the company Yachting Solutions have been...
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...
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...
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...
Waldoboro farmer cultivates the rare and commanding spice, saffron
Thu, 01/31/2019 - 9:30pm
WALDOBORO — When Barbara Boardman and her husband, Chris Augusta, moved to Maine in 2000 they were...
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...
Study identifies biomedical potential of bivalves
Tue, 01/29/2019 - 9:00am
Shellfish such as oysters and mussels have the potential to revolutionize human health research,...
Threshers Brewing Co. to expand in Thomaston with tasting room and restaurant
Mon, 01/28/2019 - 11:45am
THOMASTON—Carpenters and brewers Ethan Evangelos and Scott Bendtson built the foundation of their...
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...
Hear history of Maine cheese, sample varieties at Belfast library
Sat, 01/26/2019 - 1:15pm
BELFAST — Eric Rector will give a talk on “The History of Cheese in Maine,” Tuesday, Feb. 12, at 6:...
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...
2019 Union Fair poster contest seeks strong, bold-colored fair themes
Tue, 01/22/2019 - 12:15pm
UNION — The Trustees of the Union Fair and Maine Wild Blueberry Festival are launching their annual...
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...
For third time in two years, neglected animals rescued from Downeast farm
Mon, 01/21/2019 - 12:15pm
SORRENTO — On Monday Jan. 7, Maine’s Animal Welfare agents removed more than 100 farm animals from...
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 ...
Senators Collins, Carper reintroduce bipartisan legislation to track mercury pollution
Fri, 01/18/2019 - 1:30pm
An estimated 200,000 children born in the United States each year are exposed to levels of mercury...
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...
Local businesses pitch in to help furloughed workers during shutdown
Thu, 01/17/2019 - 9:30am
As the government shutdown stretches into its fourth week, affecting some 800,000 federal workers...
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...