Home-based Union business receives Business of the Year award
Thu, 04/18/2019 - 2:00pm
AUGUSTA — Katheryn Langelier, CEO of Herbal Revolution Farm and Apothecary, LLC, in Union, has been...
United Midcoast Charities receives support for Learn With UMC workshop
Tue, 04/16/2019 - 9:30am
CAMDEN — United Midcoast Charities (UMC) has received sponsorship from First National Bank for its...
Chamber Legal Breakfast: Workplace impacts of marijuana legalization
Mon, 04/15/2019 - 2:45pm
CAMDEN — The Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce and Eaton Peabody will host their latest...
Waldoboro business meeting to analyze survey, brainstorm next steps
Mon, 04/15/2019 - 2:15pm
WALDOBORO — April 24, at 6 p.m., the Waldoboro Business Association will conduct its next meeting...
Seventy-three businesses attending Rockland’s 3rd Hiring Fair
Mon, 04/15/2019 - 10:45am
ROCKLAND — Seventy-three business and organizations will be in attendance for the 2019 Rockland...
UPDATED: Aldermere Farm seeks good Samaritan who reported calf born in snowstorm
Sun, 04/14/2019 - 9:00pm
UPDATE: Through this article, the man who reported the calf has been located!
Andy Severson came...
Frangoulis to speak at St. George Business Alliance meeting
Fri, 04/12/2019 - 11:30am
ST. GEORGE —The St. George Business Alliance (SGBA) is pleased to announce that SCORE Maine...
Sen. Miramant introduces bill to restrict use of eminent domain by utility companies
Thu, 04/11/2019 - 3:15pm
AUGUSTA — On Wednesday, Sen. Dave Miramant, D-Camden, introduced a bill to require utility...
Herbig introduces bill to allow law enforcement to wear insignia to identify themselves as veterans
Thu, 04/11/2019 - 1:30pm
AUGUSTA — On Wednesday, April 10 Sen. Erin Herbig, D-Belfast, introduced a bill to allow law...
First National Bank pledges $50,000 to the Camden Public Library
Thu, 04/11/2019 - 1:15pm
CAMDEN- First National Bank has pledged $50,000 to support the Camden Public Library. Executives...
Business Expo 2019 at Samoset Resort
Wed, 04/10/2019 - 7:45pm
ROCKPORT — The Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce held its annual Business Expo at the...
State to continue hearings on Central Maine Power's proposed connect project in May
Wed, 04/10/2019 - 12:15pm
The Maine Department of Environmental Protection and Land Use Planning Commission held its initial...
Belfast firm receives technology grant to grow wood fiber insulation business
Tue, 04/09/2019 - 3:30pm
The Board of Directors of the Maine Technology Institute (MTI) approved two grants from the...
Lecture: Climate change and Maine farmers
Tue, 04/09/2019 - 10:30am
CAMDEN — Researcher Sonja Birthisel will speak about how climate change is affecting Maine farms,...
Lyman Morse receives $1.5 million federal grant to upgrade Camden marina
Mon, 04/08/2019 - 4:15pm
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Lyman Morse Boatbuilding, Inc., in Camden, and DiMillo’s Old Port Marina, in...
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...
Union Area Chamber of Commerce annual dinner
Sun, 04/07/2019 - 6:30pm
UNION — The Union Area Chamber of Commerce annual dinner will be held Thursday, April 25, at the...
‘Track your impact’ data workshop offered by United Midcoast Charities
Sun, 04/07/2019 - 6:30pm
CAMDEN — The next offering in the United Midcoast Charities free educational series, Learn with UMC...
Rockport photographer’s portrait of musician Nipsey Hussle goes viral following tragedy
Fri, 04/05/2019 - 2:00pm
ROCKPORT — When Isaac Remsen, 33, of Rockport learned about the death of hip hop artist Nipsey...
Study looks to iron from microbes for climate help
Fri, 04/05/2019 - 9:45am
Distributing iron particles produced by bacteria could “fertilize” microscopic ocean plants and...
Registration open for Kids Can Grow Program at Erickson Fields Preserve
Fri, 04/05/2019 - 9:30am
ROCKPORT – Starting May 8, Maine Coast Heritage Trust (MCHT) in collaboration with the University...
Free program at Aldermere teaches kids to halter-train calves
Fri, 04/05/2019 - 9:15am
ROCKPORT – This May, Maine Coast Heritage Trust (MCHT) invites youth ages 10 to 18 to get up close...
Maine reviews Dragon’s request to burn alternative fuel – asphalt shingles, plastic – in cement-making process
Fri, 04/05/2019 - 9:00am
THOMASTON — The Maine Department of Environmental Protection is reviewing applications from Dragon...
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...
Marine Resources cancels meeting with lobster industry to discuss Right Whales
Thu, 04/04/2019 - 5:00pm
ROCKLAND — The National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) continues to be unclear about the setting...
Maine Legislature advances measure to ban certain disposable food service containers
Thu, 04/04/2019 - 3:30pm
AUGUSTA – The Maine House of Representatives voted 87 to 51 Thursday in favor of a bill to ban the...
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...
Miramant bill would ban child marriage
Wed, 04/03/2019 - 10:45am
AUGUSTA — Legislation by Sen. Dave Miramant, D-Camden, would ban marriage for 14 and 15-year-old...
UMaine Hutchinson Center offers conference hosting, services
Wed, 04/03/2019 - 10:30am
Belfast – It is the perfect time to plan ahead for all your 2019 events and conferences! The...
Two Belfast retailers move locations, celebrate with ribbon cuttings
Wed, 04/03/2019 - 10:00am
BELFAST – The Belfast downtown has been a happening place and opportunities to get into...
Belfast Job Fair to offer full roster of opportunities for job seekers
Wed, 04/03/2019 - 9:15am
BELFAST — A coalition of several Belfast- and Midcoast-area organizations are holding a regional...
First annual Co-op Party fundraiser generates $1,367 for Trekkers
Wed, 04/03/2019 - 7:00am
ROCKLAND — The Rock City Employee Cooperative in downtown Rockland have donated $1,367 to Trekkers...
Waldo County native given senior role in state Agriculture, Conservation, Forestry
Tue, 04/02/2019 - 8:15pm
AUGUSTA — Maine Commissioner of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry Amanda Beal has announced...
Horticulturist to explore lesser-known plants of Maine
Tue, 04/02/2019 - 9:15am
CAMDEN — Horticulturist Bryan Peterson will lead a presentation on the diversity of Maine’s native...
Newest Trekkers’ student board member committed to advancing mission
Tue, 04/02/2019 - 9:00am
ROCKLAND — Trekkers student, Wyatt Winchenbaugh has joined the Board of Directors as their newest...
Community garden space available at two locations in Camden, Rockport
Tue, 04/02/2019 - 8:45am
CAMDEN/ROCKPORT — Warming soil is beckoning. Carrots, squash, lettuce, what’s your wish?
Free farm shares available for eligible Maine seniors
Tue, 04/02/2019 - 8:30am
The Maine Senior FarmShare Program will provide 16,000 senior citizens with free fresh produce this...
Permaculture program at Lincolnville Community Library
Tue, 04/02/2019 - 8:30am
LINCOLNVILLE — Jesse Watson will present a free program on permaculture for the home gardener,...
Marine Resources biologist to give Alewife Restoration update in Rockport
Mon, 04/01/2019 - 6:00pm
ROCKPORT — Georges River Trout Unlimited (GRTU) welcomes Nate Gray, biologist with Maine Department...
Maritime Month features Ed Coffin photography
Mon, 04/01/2019 - 3:00pm
CAMDEN — Kevin Johnson, photo archivist at the Penobscot Marine Museum, and Jon Johansen, publisher...
Lobstermen, concerned citizens request moratorium on aquaculture leases greater than 10 acres in size
Mon, 04/01/2019 - 2:45pm
The citizen’s group Save Maquoit Bay and lobstermen from around the state joined forces at the...
FatFace, an international clothing store, opens in Camden
Sat, 03/30/2019 - 8:00am
CAMDEN—A casual and comfortable clothing retailer with a fun name marks the second clothing shop...
Marine Patrol officer with Midcoast ties promoted to colonel
Fri, 03/29/2019 - 2:00pm
AUGUSTA — Lieutenant Jay Carroll, a 23-year veteran of the Maine Marine Patrol, has recently been...
Italian fine dining to take the Helm in Rockport
Thu, 03/28/2019 - 4:15pm
ROCKPORT — A restaurant that has operated in much the same manner since the 1960s, the Helm, on...
Fundamentals of federal financial aid, and other ways to pay for college
Thu, 03/28/2019 - 10:45am
ROCKLAND — Whether you are staying very local and attending college at URock, going to a...
Welcome Aboard Business Expo and Job Fair in St. George
Thu, 03/28/2019 - 10:30am
TENANTS HARBOR — On Saturday, April 6, the St. George Business Alliance (SGBA) presents its fourth...
Governor signs emergency legislation allowing sale of hemp-derived products in Maine
Wed, 03/27/2019 - 3:00pm
AUGUSTA — Governor Janet Mills signed emergency legislation March 27 to allow the production and...
Midcoast Solar Energy Forum April 16 Waldoboro
Tue, 03/26/2019 - 3:15pm
The Waldoboro Renewable Energy Subcommittee will be hosting an informational meeting on the...
Rockport Planning Board considers beauty shop, canine water fitness business applications
Tue, 03/26/2019 - 1:45pm
The Rockport Planning Board will convene March 27 to consider applications for new businesses,...
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...