Articles by Rich Hewitt

 
Brooklin residents will dedicate a newly installed veterans' memorial on the Fourth of July. The memorial, located in front of the town office building, recognizes members of the armed forces from Brooklin, past, present and future.

Brooklin to dedicate veterans’ memorial on the Fourth

By Rich Hewitt on June 30, 2011, at 12:26 p.m.

Bucksport considers community service graduation requirement

By Rich Hewitt on June 29, 2011, at 6:02 p.m.

Motorcyclist seriously injured in Orland accident

By Rich Hewitt on June 27, 2011, at 6:22 p.m.

Ellsworth police charge teens with underage drinking

By Rich Hewitt on June 27, 2011, at 5:59 p.m.

Bucksport seeks grant for downtown improvements

By Rich Hewitt on June 24, 2011, at 7:55 p.m.

Ellsworth seeking grant to build park on former Knowlton School property

By Rich Hewitt on June 23, 2011, at 10:11 p.m.

Orland River Day is a small town tradition

By Rich Hewitt on June 23, 2011, at 10:01 p.m.

Maine Maritime Academy training ship on course for Castine

By Rich Hewitt on June 23, 2011, at 8:37 p.m.

Ellsworth council approves budget, sets higher tax rate

By Rich Hewitt on June 22, 2011, at 8:24 p.m.

State readies to build boat launch on Branch Lake in Ellsworth

By Rich Hewitt on June 21, 2011, at 8:14 p.m.

Ellsworth police seek public’s help in identifying suspect in break-ins

By Rich Hewitt on June 21, 2011, at 6:47 p.m.
Maine Organic Therapy has received the necessary city licenses to begin operations at its medical marijuana dispensary in Ellsworth.

Ellsworth marijuana dispensary gains approval from city

By Rich Hewitt on June 21, 2011, at 12:21 p.m.

Two children hurt in Trenton accident

By Rich Hewitt on June 20, 2011, at 7:30 p.m.
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The powder magazine at the Fort Knox Historic Site is undergoing a renovation, the first activity in the area since it was closed to the public in the 1960s. Crews began work Monday removing the rotted wooden floors and walls, which will be replaced as part of the project.

Restoration of powder magazine begins at Fort Knox

By Rich Hewitt on June 20, 2011, at 6:37 p.m.

Voters in three Hancock County school districts give final approval to budgets

By Rich Hewitt on June 16, 2011, at 10:09 p.m.
A flotilla of wooden boats is lined up along the shore at a previous WoodenBoat Show. The show is sponsored by WoodenBoat Publications in Brooklin and will run from June 24-26 at Mystic Seaport in Mystic, Ct.

20th annual WoodenBoat Show slated in Mystic, Conn.

By Rich Hewitt on June 15, 2011, at 7:11 p.m.
Bucksport Middle School seventh grade students rehearse "Mr. Sandman," a song made popular by the Andrews Sisters, as part of a presentation of their yearlong, interdisciplinary school project "Generational Snapshots of the Past," based on interviews and surveys of area senior citizens.The performance, along with artwork, demographic, health, hobby and general interest graphs will be on display as part of the presentation on Wednesday night at the school. Pictured are (from left) Lauren Kircheis, Tyler DuPont, Olivia Stevenson, Zoe Landry, Lily Cox and Chloe Terrill.

Bucksport students to present work generated by yearlong senior citizen project

By Rich Hewitt on June 14, 2011, at 10:03 p.m.

Lupine festival enters into its 10th year

By Rich Hewitt on June 13, 2011, at 5:45 p.m.
Silas Rossi guiding ice climbing on Katahdin, Maine's highest mountain.

Maine guide earns international mountaineering and skiing certification

By Rich Hewitt on June 12, 2011, at 8:07 p.m.
Geoff Anthony uses a hand-held controller to run a model train around the tracks on the layout at the Eastern Maine Model Railroad Club in Orland. Club work on the layout during regular club meetings.

Orland club encourages love of model trains 

By Rich Hewitt on June 12, 2011, at 7:34 p.m.