Posts Tagged ‘Rockland’

Regional School Unit 13 honored its retiring staff Thursday night. They included, from left, Peggy Weeks, Joan Sanborn, Kathy Marcoux, Deborah Glover, Ernie Hammond, Dee Thibodeau, Bob Jean, Suzanne Philbrook, and Diana Simendinger. Margie Gerrish is seated in front.

Rockland area school district honors retirees

By Stephen Betts on June 03, 2016, at 10:23 a.m.
The Rockland area school board this week honored staff members who are making this their final year in education. The Regional School Unit 13 Board held a reception Thursday afternoon for teachers, educational technicians, administrative assistants and bus drivers who are retiring later this month. The two …
Robert Mrazek on the Monhegan Island set of his new film “"The Congressman,"” which opens Friday, May 20 at the Lincoln Theater in Damariscotta.

Movie filmed in Maine by former congressman gets nationwide exposure

By Christine LaPado-Breglia, Lincoln County News on May 18, 2016, at 3:30 p.m.
The cast includes Treat Williams, Elizabeth Marvel and George Hamilton.
Michele Ragussis (right), chef at The Pearl in Rockland, who recently was a finalist on “Food Network Star," was a judge Friday, Aug. 3, at the Maine Lobster Festival Lobster Cooking Contest. Ragussis was accompanied by contest emcee Louise MacLellan-Ruf.

Lobster hash tops the menu at Rockland festival cooking contest

By Ardeana Hamlin on Aug. 03, 2012, at 5:03 p.m.
ROCKLAND — The scent of melting butter, peeled garlic and squeezed lemons wafted through the air. An appreciative crowd chatted as they watched the contestants mince, chop and dig cooked lobster out of the shell. The five amateur cooks competing in the 65th annual Maine Lobster Festival Lobster Cooking Contest …

Rockland antique shop owners star in new reality show

on Oct. 26, 2011, at 3:50 p.m.
Father and son antique shop duo Jerry and Jeremiah Pasternak of Rockland will be featured on the Green Planet’s upcoming series “Born Dealers.” The first part of the six-part series, which follows the men as they buy, sell and trade collector items and pieces of Americana from their shop in …
Luke Morrill of Rockland (left), shown during a Class B basketball tournament game last season, has opted to forgo his senior basketball season to concentrate on developing his baseball skills. Morrill will attend the University of Maine in 2011.

Rockland’s Morrill preparing for career in baseball

By Ernie Clark on Dec. 28, 2010, at 7:20 p.m.
Most high school athletes proceed from a fall sport to a winter sport and then to a spring sport each year, deriving varying degrees of personal satisfaction depending on which sport is their favorite. But sometimes that procession isn’t as automatic. Luke Morrill is a three-sport standout at Rockland District …
Bangor's Joe Seccareccia fends off a Brewer tackler during their game last season. Seccareccia will lead the Rams in the 103rd meeting of the two schools Friday at 7 p.m. at Cameron Stadium in Bangor. (BDN File Photo)

Brewer vs. Bangor, John Bapst at Stearns highlight week 8

By Ernie Clark on Oct. 21, 2010, at 4:49 p.m.
Week 8 of the high school football schedule features one of the state’s oldest rivalries, a clash for top seed in the LTC, and other battles for playoff positioning or survival as the regular season concludes. Brewer Witches (0-7) vs. Bangor Rams (6-1), 7 p.m. Friday, Cameron Stadium, Bangor: These …

Bangor-Lawrence showdown highlights Week 7 football

By Ernie Clark on Oct. 14, 2010, at 4:50 p.m.
Week 7 of the high school football season is headlined by the “Game of the Year” of the Eastern Maine regular-season variety — Bangor at Lawrence of Fairfield — and not even forecasts for a rain-soaked weekend can dampen the enthusiasm for this showdown. The projected heavy rain may dampen …

Bangor, Stearns, Lawrence look to stay unbeaten

By Andrew Neff on Oct. 07, 2010, at 8:24 p.m.
Week Six of Maine’s 2010 high school football season matches up two of Eastern Maine’s six remaining unbeaten teams as Lawrence leaves Fairfield to take on fellow 5-0 team Lewiston Friday night. The other 5-0 squads are also in action Friday night as Bangor travels to South Paris, Stearns ventures …

Midcoast Sports Hall of Fame to induct 5

BDN staff reports on Oct. 06, 2010, at 5:39 p.m.
Bob Brown, who has been coaching basketball for more than 40 years, is among five people who will be inducted next month into the Midcoast Sports Hall of Fame. Carroll LaHaye, Jeff Hart and Dean Erickson also will be honored, while Bob Morrill will be inducted posthumously. The induction ceremony …

Bucksport’s Sankey earns 100th victory

By Ernie Clark on Sept. 21, 2010, at 6:51 p.m.
Coaching milestones are symbolic of long-term success, typically with a single athletic program. But that’s not all they represent. “It means I haven’t gotten fired,” joked Joel Sankey, who scored his 100th victory as the head football coach at Bucksport High School when the Golden Bucks held off Foxcroft Academy …

QBs in spotlight as Bangor, Cony clash

By Ernie Clark on Sept. 16, 2010, at 5:38 p.m.
Week 3 of the high school football season matches two of the top quarterbacks in Eastern Maine when Bangor hosts Cony of Augusta in a battle of the Rams. Bangor Rams (2-0) vs. Cony Rams (1-1), 7 p.m., Friday at Augusta: Bangor features senior quarterback-safety Joe Seccareccia, who led the …