By Abigail Curtis on Oct. 08, 2016, at 7:36 a.m.
“It’s nice seeing other styles of spinning and other ways that people approach fiber and other projects being inspired.”
By Abigail Curtis on Oct. 06, 2016, at 9:59 a.m.
The idea for the pumpkin trail came about in part because organizations realized they were separately working to get the word out about their fall activities, all of which happened in a similar time frame and geographic location.
By Abigail Curtis on Oct. 05, 2016, at 8:15 a.m.
“I think that if people are at all headed in the direction of being composters, it’ll certainly be interesting to them.”
By Abigail Curtis on Sept. 30, 2016, at 12:27 p.m.
“Wes said there’s a choice that’s got to be made,” Rose Rapp said. “The marriage or the farm. I took a deep breath, and processed it. I said, ‘You’re right.’ That’s when we started to get out.”
By Abigail Curtis on Sept. 29, 2016, at 3:08 p.m.
“This is a unique, without any reason, parade. This is for fun.”
By Abigail Curtis on Sept. 28, 2016, at 2:15 p.m.
“You think a tomato’s a tomato, but they’re actually drastically different.”
By Abigail Curtis on Sept. 28, 2016, at 6:33 a.m.
“Anything plastic that gets degraded to this tiny amount is still plastic. It’s still petrochemicals. These chemicals don’t biodegrade.”
By Abigail Curtis on Sept. 26, 2016, at 7:20 a.m.
When the ink is finally dry on the legal paperwork for the new corporation and the deal is done, the two Rock City coffee businesses will join a growing number of Maine companies that have moved to an employee-owned model.
By Abigail Curtis on Sept. 23, 2016, at 5:49 p.m.
If you were one of her people, Tanya Hubbard would remember you.
By Abigail Curtis on Sept. 21, 2016, at 6:19 p.m.
“She said that he began filling the tub, telling her he was going to drown her.”
By Abigail Curtis on Sept. 21, 2016, at 12:05 p.m.
“People are getting the hang of the local food movement now,” soap-maker Michelle Byram said. “But they don’t realize that your skin is our biggest organ.”
By Abigail Curtis on Sept. 20, 2016, at 6:21 p.m.
“Deputies documented numerous injuries consistent with her description of abuse.”
By Abigail Curtis on Sept. 14, 2016, at 6:16 a.m.
“This has just gotten out of hand,” Adria Horn said. “It’s just out of control, for no reason.”
By Abigail Curtis on Sept. 10, 2016, at 1:25 p.m.
It has been more than two years since the Goose River Grocery & Trading Post on Swan Lake Avenue caught fire and more than a year since police arrested the man who claimed to own the store and charged him with arson and insurance deception.
By Abigail Curtis on Sept. 10, 2016, at 8:16 a.m.
“It is hands-on. It’s education. It’s not a static display of old equipment.”
By Abigail Curtis on Sept. 09, 2016, at 2:13 p.m.
A convicted sex offender was arrested this week and charged with possession of child pornography.
By Abigail Curtis on Sept. 09, 2016, at 8:34 a.m.
“It’s tough. We do love our customers, but we just couldn’t make it work,” Sierra Perry said. “It’s really sad. We didn’t want to do it, but we had to.”
By Abigail Curtis on Sept. 06, 2016, at 1 a.m.
“You are there with the forest and the river and the tides. It’s really amazing, and I can’t think of another place like it in Maine.”
By Abigail Curtis on Sept. 02, 2016, at 1:40 p.m.
To do right by the 200th consecutive edition Pete Geiger locked himself in the museum for a weekend carefully pored over the fragile almanacs from days of yore, searching for snippets of advice, wit, wisdom and more to include in the new volume. And he found some doozies.
By Abigail Curtis on Sept. 01, 2016, at 2:53 p.m.
After the death of town manager Damaris “Marnie” Diffin last week, selectmen have appointed an interim town manager.