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Animated video details Maine’s battle against invasive green crabs

BRUNSWICK, Maine — A Maine College of Art student’s animated video is raising awareness about the devastating impact of green crabs on the soft-shell clam …
Rockland is considering whether to borrow money to repair a stretch of Old County Road.

Vote on repair of Old County Road to be held in November

ROCKLAND, Maine — The City Council gave final approval Wednesday night to a November referendum asking voters whether they want to borrow up to $1.6 …

Rockland manager unveils city budget with staff cuts

ROCKLAND, Maine — The city will not fill vacant positions including fire chief, a reference librarian and a half-time assistant to the city manager under …

Report calls for midcoast public transit route to run from Pen Bay Medical Center to Walmart

ROCKLAND, Maine — A public transit system that would run hourly on weekdays from Pen Bay Medical Center in Rockport to Walmart in Thomaston is …
The Song Dog Puppeteers perform “Coyote and the Boy Ben.”
IMG “ Coyote Mom and Pup” : A close up of Coyote Mom and her Pup, marionette puppets created by Maine artist Melissa Glendinning.
From the community

Song Dog Puppeteers to perform ‘Coyote and The Boy Ben’

Saturday, May 10, 2014 11 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Location: Sail Power Steam Museum, 75 Mechanic St., Rockland, Maine For more information: 207-596-0300; CoastalChildrensMuseum.org ROCKLAND, …
From the community

Marine Corals in Maine

Marine biologist Rhian Waller will lead a presentation on the cold-water corals of the Gulf of Maine at Merryspring Nature Center on Tuesday, April 29 …
Dennis Duggan
From the community

Dennis Duggan joins Legacy Properties Sotheby’s International Realty’s as VP

PORTLAND, BRUNSWICK and MIDCOAST, Maine – Legacy Properties Sotheby’s International Realty, Maine’s  leading Luxury Property company, is pleased to  announce that Dennis Duggan has joined its …
Bill Giordano, local-food coordinator for Maine Windjammer Cruises, arrives at the dock with fresh, locally grown spinach.
From the community

Maine Windjammer Cruises Offers New Farm-to-Galley Cruises

Visits to coastal farmers markets, a private tour of a sustainable island farm, and meals prepared from locally sourced foods will highlight three farm-to-galley cruises …

New Camden manufacturing firm working to keep jobs in Maine

CAMDEN, Maine — A New Mexico-based businessman said Wednesday morning …

Judge rejects plea deal for ‘amateur boxer’ accused by Rockland police in beating

ROCKLAND, Maine — A judge rejected Wednesday afternoon a plea …
From the community

Penobscot Marine Museum Gala and Auction

SEARSPORT, Maine — Penobscot Marine Museum Gala and Auction will be …
From the community

Cash Mob at Penobscot Marine Museum Store

Saturday, April 26, 2014 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Location: …
From the community

Rave Night Round Two

Friday, April 25, 2014 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. Location: …
From the community

Pop For Change mobilizes 500-plus volunteers for midcoast charities

LINCOLNVILLE, Maine — Bettina Doulton and Lani Stiles has announced …

Crews work to put out brush fire in Waldo County

PALERMO, Maine — Firefighting crews worked for about an hour …
From the community

All Species Parade

Friday, May 9, 2014 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Location: …
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Midcoast Sports

Penfold wins Wiscasset opener

WISCASSET, Maine — Bill Penfold of Oxford took the checkered flag in the season-opening 40-lap Prostock feature at Wiscasset Speedway on Saturday. Penfold passed Nick …
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  • Unity Raceway may not open this year after dispute over lease
  • Mixed martial arts a brotherly bond for Winterport’s Tyler siblings
  • Midcoast Businesses

    Business Press Releases

    HOPE, MAINE, APRIL 17, 2014 – The Center for Ecological Living and Learning announces a new international travel program for adults interested in experiencing the …
     
    On March 19th, forty eighth and ninth grade students of Oceanside West gathered at Watts Hall in Thomaston for a full-day Creative Writing Workshop, organized …
     
    The Green Store in Belfast is partnering with local land trust Sheepscot Wellspring Land Alliance to benefit land conservation with every purchase. On Saturday May …
     
    The third annual Mid-Coast Mom Prom is being hosted this year by Broadreach Family & Community Services on Saturday, May 10th from 7:30 – 11:30 …
     
    With over twenty-four years of experience in the financial industry in management and leadership roles at the same organization, Thomas Dowd received the call nobody …