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Three Bath councilors will not seek re-election

BATH, Maine — With their terms expiring this year, City Councilors Meadow Merrill, David Sinclair and Andrew Winglass have all decided not to seek re-election. …
William Gerardi

Man accused of providing alcohol to two teens killed in Boothbay crash

BOOTHBAY, Maine — A 21-year-old Connecticut man was arrested Wednesday afternoon after police say he provided alcohol to two teens killed in an early morning …
A U.S. Coast Guard boat docks at the Rockland public landing to drop off the 2013 Maine Sea Goddess, King Neptune, Blackbeard, and their entourage, as the 67th annual Maine Lobster Festival kicked off in Rockland. The Festival runs through Sunday.

Crowds roll in for the Maine Lobster Festival

ROCKLAND, Maine — The grounds of the Maine Lobster Festival were crowded early Wednesday afternoon as the 67th annual summer event kicked off on the …
From the community

Explore Maine’s Seaweeds on August 14

Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Location: Green Point Preserve, Birch Point Road, West Bath, Maine For more information: 207-442-8400; kennebecestuary.org/summer-explorations-2 WEST …
From the community

Merrimack Mortgage opens new branch in Camden

CAMDEN, Maine – Merrimack Mortgage Company, Inc is pleased to announce that they have opened a new office in Camden, Maine, NMLS 1206948. This is Merrimack …
Peter Weston
From the community

Weston for state representative campaign hits the ground running

MONTVILLE , Maine — Families and businesses in Southern Waldo County will have the chance to elect a proven community leader to the Maine House …
Kristina Skillin (right) searches for books while John Bonnell reads the newspaper at Falmouth Memorial Library in this 2012 file photo.

Falmouth council open to library renovation bond, concerned about library’s ability to raise funds

FALMOUTH, Maine — The Town Council on Monday was receptive to a request from the Falmouth Memorial Library board to hold a voter referendum on …
Nicholas Guernsey

Warren man gets nine months for sexually assaulting 5-year-old

ROCKLAND, Maine — A 19-year-old Warren man will serve nine months in the county jail after the fall harvest as punishment for sexually assaulting a …
From the community

Thorndike church to hold public chicken barbecue, yard sale

THORNDIKE, Maine — A yard sale and public chicken barbecue will be held Saturday, Aug. 30, at Thorndike Congregational Church, 60 Gordon Hill Road. The …
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August Lunch & Learn Series at Spectrum Generations Coastal Community Center: 521 Main Street, Damariscotta – Wednesdays, 11:15am-1pm (programs begin at noon)

Advanced Reservations Required. Call 563-1363 by Monday – Noon Donation unless otherwise noted over 60: $5, cost for Lunch if you are Under 60: $6. …
From the community

Red Cloak Haunted History Tour

From the community

Windjammer History and Mystery

Coast Guard seeking public’s assistance in regard to distress call in Penobscot Bay

PENOBSCOT BAY, Maine — The Coast Guard is seeking the …

Two teens killed in early morning crash on Route 27 in Boothbay

2 hours ago BOOTHBAY, Maine — Two teenagers were killed early Wednesday morning …
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DAMARISCOTTA, ME, July 23, 2014 – The First Bancorp (Nasdaq: FNLC), today announced unaudited results for the six months ended June 30, 2014. Net income …
 
A Main Street Art Market and Wellness Day Festival are being planned for Saturday August 9, 2014 in downtown Belfast. Hosted by Expanding Opportunities, a …
 
Friday, July 25, 2014 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Northern Lights Gallery, 33 Main Street, Belfast, Maine BELFAST, Maine — Of Our Bays and …
 
Camden National joined volunteers, local garden enthusiasts and the Georges River Land Trust for the 23rd annual Gardens in the Watershed Tour on July 13. …
 
Mid-coast Maine’s happening night spot, Water Dog Tavern, is proud to present Maine rock, rhythm and blues band, Slygo Road, on July 26th, 2014 at …