Chamber charts course
Sat, 12/08/2018 - 8:45am
The Boothbay Harbor Region Chamber of Commerce has bold plans for new and expanded programs. The...
Lafayette Hotels buys Pier 1
Fri, 12/07/2018 - 9:30am
The sale of Pier 1 in Boothbay Harbor to Lafayette Hotels was finalized the morning of Friday, Nov...
Study shows how mussels handle microplastic fiber pollution
Thu, 12/06/2018 - 2:00pm
New research shows that mussels readily take in microplastic pollution fibers from the ocean but...
Local author’s book, ‘The Ghost Trap,’ is optioned for film
Tue, 12/04/2018 - 2:15pm
Los Angeles-based Khanlarian Entertainment has optioned Kay Stephens’ 2009 novel, The Ghost Trap, ...
Westport Island man's Maudie’s Super Squash Scooper finds niche market
Wed, 11/28/2018 - 9:15am
No New England kitchen should be without one, Westport Island's Art Weber said about his unique,...
Southport couple seeks experimental lease for kelp farming in Sheepscot River
Wed, 11/28/2018 - 8:15am
A former shrimp fisherman wants to grow kelp in Ebenecook Harbor off Southport Island. In 2013,...
Hodgdon launches two superyacht tenders, signs three more
Tue, 11/27/2018 - 1:30pm
Hodgdon Tenders, the superyacht tender division of Hodgdon, announced today that they launched two...
Maine home sales and values up in October
Thu, 11/22/2018 - 7:15am
AUGUSTA (Nov. 21, 2018)— Statewide real estate sales were positive for the kick-off of the fourth...
Following the red tide
Wed, 11/21/2018 - 10:00am
Again and again in her adult life, Dr. Cynthia Heil has felt an irresistible pull.
So here’s the...
Twin villages ban plastic bags
Sat, 11/17/2018 - 8:30am
On Nov. 6, Damariscotta, Newcastle and Waterville joined 17 other Maine communities who have passed...
New food storage hub allows Twin Villages Foodbank Farm to grow and deliver more fresh food to food pantries
Wed, 11/14/2018 - 1:00pm
This is the time of year when fresh food donations become scarcer at food pantries, while the line...
Wake up! The Early Bird Sale & Pajama Party is Saturday!
Wed, 11/14/2018 - 10:30am
If it’s November, it’s Early Bird sales season. Early bird shoppers have flown to Bath, Wiscasset...
Hodgdon Yachts handcrafts Christmas keepsakes for Lincoln County children
Mon, 11/12/2018 - 1:00pm
Hodgdon Yachts is announcing three limited-edition designs just in time for the holiday season. ...
Enthusiastic shoppers, merchants at Wiscasset Early Bird
Sun, 11/11/2018 - 8:45am
Living in New York City, Helen Mohney couldn't get to Saturday's Early Bird sale in Wiscasset. But...
Sales, treats await early birds in Wiscasset Saturday
Thu, 11/08/2018 - 9:15am
Twenty-five percent off is a sale so big, some fireworks will be below cost, Big Al's Super Values...
Husband teams with wife at Keller Williams Realty
Wed, 11/07/2018 - 9:45am
Sawyer’s Way Auction Company is pleased to announce auctioneer Jeff Dowdy has joined his wife Jen...
Two Salty Dogs Pet Outfitters voted Best Maine Pet Store again
Tue, 11/06/2018 - 3:45pm
Two Salty Dogs Pet Outfitters in Boothbay Harbor, Maine, has been voted “Maine's Best Pet Store” by...
Welcome to Boothbay Harbor
Tue, 11/06/2018 - 7:15am
Anyone strolling into Sweet Bay this past summer looking for a chat with owner Ken Rayle may have...
Kirsten Ingram joins Newcastle Realty
Sun, 11/04/2018 - 7:30am
Kirsten Ingram recently joined Newcastle Realty as an associate broker.
Ingram said she found the...
Wiscasset Holiday Marketfest welcomes shoppers, families
Sat, 11/03/2018 - 9:30am
Wiscasset Village is preparing for the 2018 Holiday Marketfest with fireworks, music, Santa,...
Upcoming events at Maine Maritime Museum
Fri, 11/02/2018 - 7:30am
Visit the Maine Maritime Museum, 243 Washington Street, in Bath to participate in the following...
Bath Antiques Sale opens 30th season
Fri, 11/02/2018 - 7:00am
The Bath Antique Sale kicks off its 30th season on Sunday, Nov. 11, at the Bath Middle School at 6...
Farmers' Market coming to the CLC YMCA
Thu, 11/01/2018 - 8:30am
The Central Lincoln County (CLC) YMCA is excited to announce they will host many of your favorite...
$6 million grant launches innovative genetic research at Bigelow Laboratory
Wed, 10/31/2018 - 10:45am
Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences in East Boothbay has announced receipt of a $6 million...
Coming in on the (Rock) tide
Mon, 10/29/2018 - 5:00pm
Mark Gimbel’s plan for the Mountain Tops Tees space on Pier 1 is getting a boost from a part of...
Locally made items at St. Patrick’s Christmas Fair Nov. 17
Mon, 10/29/2018 - 7:00am
New and returning vendors have reserved tables at St. Patrick’s Christmas Fair and will sell...
Gardens Aglow: See the Gardens in a whole new light!
Sun, 10/28/2018 - 8:30am
For the fourth year running, Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens is welcoming visitors back to Gardens...
Maine Tourism Association announces staffing service to address workforce shortage
Thu, 10/25/2018 - 4:15pm
HALLOWELL – The Maine Tourism Association (MTA) is proud to announce that it will soon begin...
Zoning uncertainty kills purchase of Cap’n Fish project
Thu, 10/25/2018 - 12:15pm
Boothbay developer Paul Coulombe has regretfully pulled his proposal to purchase the Cap’n Fish...
Inn at Cuckolds Lighthouse receives more recognition
Wed, 10/24/2018 - 10:00am
The Inn at Cuckolds Lighthouse has been named one of the top four most Incredible Lighthouse Hotels...
Planning board approves plumber’s request for new business location
Fri, 10/19/2018 - 8:00am
Two Wiscasset Road residents strongly supported the addition of a new plumber to the neighborhood...
UMaine Composites Center receives $500,000 to help boatbuilders incorporate 3D printing technology
Wed, 10/17/2018 - 8:00pm
ORONO — The University of Maine Advanced Structures and Composites Center (UMaine Composites Center...
Political ads welcome
Wed, 10/17/2018 - 4:00pm
Although Monday, Oct. 22 is the deadline for submitting political letters to the editor for...
Molly King: a legacy in special education
Wed, 10/17/2018 - 8:30am
Molly King, the new special education teacher for fourth through sixth grades at Boothbay Region...
Scientist to share an ecological perspective on aquaculture science at Darling Marine Center
Wed, 10/10/2018 - 3:00pm
Meredith White, head of Research and Development at Mook Sea Farm, will speak at the University of...
September property transfers
Tue, 10/09/2018 - 12:45pm
The Lincoln County Registry of Deeds provided the following information on property transfers...
Working waterfront to be preserved in Boothbay Harbor
Tue, 10/09/2018 - 12:00pm
On Aug. 12, Deanne Tibbetts, a resident of Boothbay Harbor, invited a small group of area residents...
Friends book sale Oct. 12-13
Tue, 10/09/2018 - 9:00am
As the daylight hours shrink, it’s time to curl up with a good book during the long fall and winter...
Edgecomb considers marijuana options
Mon, 10/08/2018 - 8:15am
Along with other towns, Edgecomb is considering its options for implementing the recreational...
Conservation District Awards Banquet Oct. 17
Sat, 10/06/2018 - 8:00am
UPDATE: This event has been rescheduled to Thursday, Nov. 1.
Knox-Lincoln Soil & Water...
A field course in old barns in Waldoboro
Fri, 10/05/2018 - 8:45am
A field course on old barns will be offered by MSAD #40 to begin on Oct. 16 in Waldoboro. Future...
New endeavor awaits for owners of Mid-Maine Restoration
Fri, 10/05/2018 - 7:00am
Soon, Joe and Lisa McSwain will say goodbye to the high life.
The company they’ve run together for...
Chamber to host Business After Hours at Boothbay Harbor Rotary Club
Tue, 10/02/2018 - 8:15am
The Boothbay Harbor Region Chamber of Commerce will host a Business After Hours for the Boothbay...
Boothbay Harbor organic farmer scores big at MOFGA Fair
Mon, 10/01/2018 - 8:45am
A Boothbay Harbor man’s flowers had the sweet smell of success at the Maine Organic Farmers’ and...
Cider-pressing was sweet at Pownalborough Courthouse
Mon, 10/01/2018 - 8:00am
The sweet, tangy flavor of fresh-pressed apple cider is always an autumn treat and the 1761...
Keeping the faith at Blake’s Boatyard
Fri, 09/28/2018 - 10:15am
When a business has been around for 67 years and word comes it’s changing hands, a natural response...
An oasis for dogs in Boothbay
Fri, 09/28/2018 - 8:45am
The grabber is the color scheme of her signs, Carole Jordan said. Brown and pink, the placards for...
Providence docks in Wiscasset
Tue, 09/25/2018 - 3:45pm
The wooden sloop Providence docked in Wiscasset Harbor Tuesday for repairs expected to take until...
Kitfield to retire from four-plus decades as Wiscasset doctor
Mon, 09/24/2018 - 3:45pm
When Cornelia Kitfield, highly allergic to bees, would get stung, her doctor would send the rocks...
Living on the brink: the life of a lighthouse keeper
Sun, 09/23/2018 - 2:30pm
I recently had the pleasure of sailing around Ram Island on the schooner Eastwind. As we rounded...