Articles by Sharon Kiley Mack

 

CNN Hero and domestic violence expert to appear in Machias

By Sharon Kiley Mack on Oct. 20, 2011, at 3:50 p.m.

$10 million Walmart expansion, new business have Calais leaders hopeful

By Sharon Kiley Mack on Oct. 20, 2011, at 12:46 p.m.
This aerial image, taken in 1972, shows the remoteness of Little River Lighthouse and the 15-acre island which is home to the historic light station offshore from Cutler.

Little River Lighthouse launches effort for full-time caretaker, educator

By Sharon Kiley Mack on Oct. 19, 2011, at 3:42 p.m.
George Rippere, Owner of Coyote Farm

DEP charges Milbridge farmer with major land violations

By Sharon Kiley Mack on Oct. 19, 2011, at 2:43 p.m.

East Machias firm loses Navy contract to Marshfield competitor

By Sharon Kiley Mack on Oct. 18, 2011, at 6:49 p.m.
4-year-old Ryan Gatcomb-Goleniel of Machias learns how to brush his teeth from NYU dental student Melissa Wilner Monday, Oct. 17, 2011.

New York University dental students treat hundreds at Machias clinic free of charge

By Sharon Kiley Mack on Oct. 17, 2011, at 2:58 p.m.

Cherryfield woman seriously injured in ATV crash

By Sharon Kiley Mack on Oct. 17, 2011, at 10:25 a.m.
With totes in tow, students from Washington Academy make their way out to the clam flats by the bridge on Rim Road in East Machias on Wednesday October 5, 2011, to collect clams they planted on June 7.

Down East clam research engages local students

By Sharon Kiley Mack on Oct. 15, 2011, at 5:35 p.m.
Harley Avery, 5, of Lubec, paints a pumpkin Saturday morning during the annual Rice Fest at Cobscook Community Learning Center in Lubec. The three-day festival culminated Saturday and was established to honor the memory of Wayne and Lorraine Rice, dedicated volunteers who were killed in January 2010 in a Route 9 car crash.

Rice Fest draws many to Lubec

By Sharon Kiley Mack on Oct. 15, 2011, at 3:12 p.m.

Grow Smart Maine director details Down East visit

By Sharon Kiley Mack on Oct. 15, 2011, at 2:57 p.m.

Machias revitalization group elects officers, establishes goals

By Sharon Kiley Mack on Oct. 14, 2011, at 4:26 p.m.
Surrounded by supporters, including state and local officials, Passamaquoddy Tribal Chief Clayton Cleaves asks for the state's backing on Question 2 of the November ballot, which would allow the tribe to build a racino in Washington County.

Yes on 2 campaign touts Calais as a unique, ripe location for racino

By Sharon Kiley Mack on Oct. 13, 2011, at 6:23 p.m.
Joseph Ponte

Proposed Down East Correctional Facility closure could mean 68 lose jobs

By Sharon Kiley Mack on Oct. 13, 2011, at 2:49 p.m.
A Civil Air Patrol plane out of Lewiston/Auburn Airport leaves the Machias airport recently.

Machias selectmen set special town meeting to vote on road spending

By Sharon Kiley Mack on Oct. 12, 2011, at 9:58 p.m.

As number of small Maine farms rises, new guide helps towns offer help

By Sharon Kiley Mack on Oct. 10, 2011, at 6:15 p.m.

Dog that bit two men in Machias did not have rabies

By Sharon Kiley Mack on Oct. 10, 2011, at 2:21 p.m.

Coast Guard crew from Eastport rescues father, two small children from Passamaquoddy Bay

By Sharon Kiley Mack on Oct. 10, 2011, at 12:09 p.m.
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With arms outstretched, a spirited Capt. Bruce Dunham stands atop the ship wheelhouse as he and fellow volunteers Don Locke of Highland Village, Texas,  Dunham's partner, Sheila Young, and Matt Novak (standing on ladder) of Wellington, Ohio, get to work Thursday, Oct. 6, 2011 on the 65-foot, two-masted wooden schooner that they hope to finish building in Addison. The ship construction was started in 1986 by the late Dino Fonda of Addison.

Volunteers finishing ship inspired by man’s faith in God

By Sharon Kiley Mack on Oct. 09, 2011, at 5:24 p.m.

Conference focuses on telling Washington County cancer patients where help is

By Sharon Kiley Mack on Oct. 07, 2011, at 4:28 p.m.

Two men injured when 114-pound dog attacks in Machias home

By Sharon Kiley Mack on Oct. 06, 2011, at 3:28 p.m.