ELLSWORTH — Bar Harbor Bank & Trust in Ellsworth recently presented a donation for $1,000 to Bob Stuart of Maine College Circle. The mission of Maine College Circle is to help more students make more of the opportunity of higher education, with a special focus on rural Maine… Read More
BOOTHBAY — Boothbay Region Land Trust is holding a tree ID walk from 10-11:30 a.m. Monday, Dec. 10 at Oak Point Farm, 60 Samoset Rd.  This walk will focus on non-leaf characteristics used to ID trees such as bark, twigs, buds, and even smell. Group size limited to… Read More
    ORONO — Women of the World will meet at 12 noon Monday, Dec. 10 at the Church of Universal Fellowship, 82 Main Street. This will be a holiday celebration, with members sharing their favorite dishes. Lunch fees: women and children over 10: $5, children 6-10: $2; children under 6, no… Read More
    GEORGE DANBY | EDITORIAL CARTOONIST
    A flurry of recent activity this past week all points in the same direction: Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation will likely implicate the president, his campaign, and his close associates in aiding and abetting a Russian conspiracy against the United States to undermine the 2016 election. — News… Read More
    JOURNEYS OVER A HOT STOVE
    Recipe for a terrific real-Southwest tamale pie with a soft cheesy "crust" to feed four. The kitchen smells soooo good when this is baking! Read More
    CANNABIS TODAY
    Written By Liz Gold As Maine’s largest medical cannabis organization, the Wellness Connection fields many questions from individuals interested in cannabis. And it makes sense – though recreational use was approved by voters in 2016, legislation is still unclear on the way forward. As a result, we… Read More
    JOURNEYS OVER A HOT STOVE
    A fabulous Sicilian fish stew that takes some prep and a lot of focus - keep other people out of the kitchen! Don't talk on the phone or text anyone or watch TV. Just cook. Read More
    CANNABIS TODAY
    Written By Liz Gold   As Maine’s largest medical cannabis organization, the Wellness Connection fields many questions from individuals interested in cannabis. And it makes sense – though recreational use was approved by voters in 2016, legislation is still unclear on the way forward. As a… Read More
    JOURNEYS OVER A HOT STOVE
    The horizons we can see... and those we can only imagine. Read More
    JOURNEYS OVER A HOT STOVE
    "Applesauce" may be a synonym for hogwash or bunkum, but for many I know it's a staple in their homes for many uses. Here's a simple, step-by-step recipe for canning a few quarts for yourselves or your friends and neighbors. Read More
    CANNABIS TODAY
    Written By Liz Gold More than 50 million Americans suffer from arthritis, making it the number one cause of disability in the country. This growing number is not slowing down and it’s one of the most common causes of chronic pain among adults. By 2040, an estimated… Read More
    CANNABIS TODAY
    Wirtten By Liz Gold More than 50 million Americans suffer from arthritis, making it the number one cause of disability in the country. This growing number is not slowing down and it’s one of the most common causes of chronic pain among adults. By 2040, an estimated… Read More
    CANNABIS TODAY
    Written By Liz Gold As we head into September, it’s the perfect time to initiate conversations with your kids about consumption and brush up on your safety precautions as you get ready for the cooler weather. If you have hesitancy around talking to your children about your medical… Read More
    CANNABIS TODAY
    Written By Liz Gold As the cannabis industry evolves and we realize the healing power of cannabidiol (CBD) on humans, information is also coming to light on its positive impact on animals. CBD is quickly becoming synonymous with wellness as it provides natural relief for many significant ailments… Read More
    CANNABIS TODAY
    Written by Liz Gold We live in a complex and ever-changing world. Anxiety and depression run rampant, mental illness continues to go untreated for many people and we spend a great deal of time with digital devices in our hands or on our ears. How is… Read More
    JOURNEYS OVER A HOT STOVE
    It's tomato time, and this is my favorite pasta sauce recipe for home canning! Not too hard, and it's a year's worth of reward for your tastebuds. Read More
    MY SECRET MAINE
    The school buses sat idle for most of the summer, but bright and early this morning, ninth-grade students who live in Saco, Dayton, and Arundel stood sheepishly along the side of the road as they waited for the… Read More