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Chef Stephen Richards (far right)of Mine Oyster in Boothbay Harbor is awarded lobster chef of the year by past winner and Rockland restaurateur Kerry Altiero at Harvest on the Harbor in Portland on Friday.

Boothbay Harbor cook named Maine’s lobster chef of the year

PORTLAND | Boothbay is back. Stephen Richards of Mine Oyster in Boothbay Harbor took top honors at Harvest on the Harbor’s lobster chef competition …
Trekkers’ Team Allagash participates in Midcoast Habitat for Humanity community service project
From the community

Trekkers’ Team Allagash Completes “Fall Festivus” Expedition

Trekkers’ 8th grade Team Allagash recently completed a three-day “Fall Festivus” expedition, to kick off their Advanced Trekkers program. This local, short-term expedition provided an …
Lani Cochrane from Maine Huts & Trails
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Cochrane to Speak at American Lung Association Healthy Living Series

Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Location: L.L. Bean Bike, Boat and Ski Store , Main Street, Freeport, Maine For more information: …
The USS Zumwalt at Bath Iron Works in this file photo.

Bath Iron Works lands $32.5 million contract modification for second stealth destroyer

The U.S. Navy has awarded Bath Iron Works a $32.5 million contract modification to perform technical and industrial engineering work on the …
Rousseau Enterprises of Brunswick plans to convert the former U.S. Navy hotel at Brunswick Landing into a senior housing complex in an approximately $12 million project.

Brunswick firm plans to spend $12 million to convert former Navy base hotel to senior housing

Local elder-care provider Rousseau Enterprises has plans to convert the former U.S. Navy hotel at Brunswick Landing into a 122-unit apartment building. …
Fort Knox
From the community

Prospect: The Postcard View

Monday, Nov. 10, 2014 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Location: Prospect Community Center, 959 Bangor Rd, Prospect, Maine For more information: 207 567 3170 “Prospect: …
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November Lunch & Learn Schedule at Spectrum Generations Coastal Community Center

November 2014 Lunch and Learn Series Spectrum Generations Coastal Community Center 521 Main Street, Damariscotta, Maine Wednesdays, 11:15 AM – 1 PM (programs begin at …
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Working on the Water V

Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Location: Sail, Power, and Steam Museum, 75 Mechanic St, Rockland, MAINE For more information: 207-701-5050 or …
Fire departments responded Thursday night to a fire that destroyed a home at 6 Wellington Drive in Rockport. The fire was reported at about 11 p.m.

Lightning may have caused fire that destroyed Rockport home

A fire destroyed a Rockport home Thursday night despite the efforts of firefighting crews from the region. Rockport Fire Chief Jason Peasley …

Tax increase, rising personnel cost attract no public input at Knox County budget hearing

ROCKLAND | A public hearing on a proposed Knox County budget that would see …
From the community

Hike the Meadow Brook Preserve in Swanville

Sunday, Nov. 9, 2014 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Location: Meadow Brook Preserve in Swanville, …

Brunswick police officer assigned as new school resource officer at junior high school

Students at Brunswick Junior High School will soon be working with a …
From the community

Creating CommYOUnity Involvement in Local Conservation Decisions

Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Belfast Bay Watershed Coalition, Belfast …

Pen Bay Healthcare reviewing capital campaign finances in wake of allegations against Camden charity ex-president

ROCKPORT | Pen Bay Healthcare is reviewing the finances of its recent capital fundraising …
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