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  • Thursday, July 27, 2017 - 4:15pm

    Thor is a three and a half-year-old male Domestic Longhaired cat. Thor’s nickname is Creampuff! His favorite activity is watching squirrels at the bird feeder. He also loves cuddling in his owner’s lap and enjoying canned food when it’s time for a treat. Thor was rescued from under a trailer as a small kitten.  Covered in flea bites and infected sores, he was a frightened mess, but has grown into a loving, trusting cat.

  • Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 9:15am

    Part-time positions available in our Rockport and Rockland sites!

    Work afternoons Monday through Friday. No nights, no weekends.

    Position hours and days follow the school calendar.

    Approximately 15 hours/week - After-school until 5:30 PM (M-F)

    Starting pay $15.00/hour

  • Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 8:15am

    At the Y, participating in a regular health and wellness routine provides a wealth of positive results! Have more energy, less stress, fewer illnesses, healthy weight, plus quality time with friends and family!

    There are only 5 days left to take advantage of the Y's Summer Membership Special! Save up to $50! Call us or stop by either Y branch for details - 236.3375 (PBY) | 593.8500 (RHY).

  • Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 7:00am

    All you need to do is get some Mutt Scrub raffle tickets and get lucky!

  • Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 12:57pm
    Here are some In-Home activities to do with Seniors who 

  • Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 10:00am

    Introducing the Penobscot Bay YMCA's new Mobile Preschool Program!

    This parent/child program will begin this fall and will meet once a week at three different locations - Appleton Library, Camden Congregational Church and the Thompson Community Center.

  • Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 9:15am

    The Lincoln Home, located in Newcastle on the Damariscotta River, provides top notch care to residents, in a beautiful setting, offering excellent wages and benefits. Positions currently available are a full time house keeper, a cook, and CRMA - all positions  include  every other weekend.  To inquire, please contact Lari-Anne Beaucage 563-3350, ext. 22 or lari-ann@lincoln-home. org.

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    Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 7:30am

    All you need to do is get some Mutt Scrub raffle tickets. and get lucky.

  • Monday, July 24, 2017 - 2:15pm

    Thor is a three and a half-year-old male Domestic Longhaired cat. Thor’s nickname is Creampuff! His favorite activity is watching squirrels at the bird feeder. He also loves cuddling in his owner’s lap and enjoying canned food when it’s time for a treat. Thor was rescued from under a trailer as a small kitten.  Covered in flea bites and infected sores, he was a frightened mess, but has grown into a loving, trusting cat.

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    Monday, July 24, 2017 - 7:15am

    All you need to do is get some Mutt Scrub raffle tickets and get lucky!

  • a silver lining, mutt scrub, boothbay harbor
    Monday, July 24, 2017 - 5:00am

    All you need to do is get some Mutt Scrub raffle tickets.

  • ports of italy, mutt scrub, bootbay harbor
    Sunday, July 23, 2017 - 12:30pm

    All you need to do is get some Mutt Scrub raffle tickets for Ports of Italy.

  • Sunday, July 23, 2017 - 11:15am

    The John Street United Methodist Church invites the community to join their congregation to attend its outdoor worship service at 11 am on Sunday, July 23 in the gazebo at Merry Springs Nature Center, Conway Road, Camden.  Reverend Chellie Wiley will lead the congregation with songs and prayers and worship amidst God’s natural world.  The gazebo has a roof for shelter and benches for sitting.  Also, the grounds are open for exploration.

  • turnkey vacation rentals, mutt scrub, boothbay harbor, dogs
    Sunday, July 23, 2017 - 7:45am

    A $100 gift certificate to Two Salty Dogs Pet Outfitters, that is!

    And all you need to do is get some Mutt Scrub raffle tickets.

  • robinsons wharf boothbay southport restaurant
    Saturday, July 22, 2017 - 3:30pm

    Dock your boat and pillage your lunch from unsuspecting staff.

    And all you need to do is get some raffle tickets.

  • eventide specialties, mutt scrub, boothbay harbor
    Saturday, July 22, 2017 - 12:15pm

    After Hours - For up to 10 people!

    And all you need to do is get some raffle tickets. But how?

  • Saturday, July 22, 2017 - 8:00am

    And all you need to do is get some raffle tickets for this $250 prize!

    How do you get raffle tickets? You go to Two Salty Dogs Pet Outfitters in Boothbay Harbor or you go to http://www.twosaltydogs.net/coastal-dog-raffle-tickets.html

  • Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 7:30am

    The 2017 Beyond the Sea Book Festival at Lincolnville Beach, Saturday, July 22nd, 10:30 – 2:45 p.m., will host over two dozen Maine authors for book(s) signing and sale.

  • Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 12:45pm
    Join us this Saturday, July 22 from 10 am to noon at 58 Elm Street in Camden for our Open House for prospective students with tours, refreshments and open classrooms for children ages 18 months through 12 years. All are welcome! For more information, call us at (207) 236-2911 or visit www.camdenmontessori.org.
  • Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 10:45am
    Burnt Island Light, Historic, Spruce Point Inn, Resort, Boothbay Harbor, Maine
  • Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 1:45pm

    At the YMCA, participating in a regular health and wellness routine provides a wealth of positive results! Have more energy, less stress, fewer illnesses, healthy weight, plus quality time with friends and family!

    There is less than 2 weeks left to take advantage of the Y's Summer Membership Special! Save up to $50! Call us or stop by either YMCA branch for details - 236.3375 (PBY) | 593.8500 (RHY).

  • LobsterBake Lincoln Home Newcastle Maine August 19
    Monday, July 17, 2017 - 12:15pm
    Get your tickets now!  Join us on Saturday, August 19, 4:00pm, for the second annual Lobster and More event! The Lincoln Home hosts this special fundraiser to support the Resident Financial Aid Fund and bring the community together for a fun evening. Dine on delicious Maine lobsters, mouth-watering barbecue chicken, Maine blueberry desserts, beer and wine, all on the banks of the Damariscotta River next to the Lincoln Home.
  • lincoln Home Assisted Living Newcastle Maine Continuum of Care Independent Senior Living
    Monday, July 17, 2017 - 11:15am

    Stop by The Lincoln Home during the Twin Villages ARTWALK, Friday, June 21, from 4:00 - 7:00pm and meet special guest artist, Virgina Forrest from Wiscasset.  A painter working in watercolor, gouache, acrylics and oil, her favorite subjects are Maine coastal scenes, boats and landscapes, and her passion for summer gardens. Minoring in painting in college, Mrs.

  • Lincoln Home Assisted Living Newcastle Maine Continuum of Care Independent Senior Living
    Monday, July 17, 2017 - 11:00am
  • Saturday, July 15, 2017 - 9:00am

    ROCKLAND – Friday night was the start of a weekend full of Blues Music that will be heard throughout the city for the next two days and nights.

    Rock City Cafe has hosted Vince “Blind Albert” Gabriel and the Blues Jam for 14 years and every year it just keeps getting bigger and better. This year was no exception. Here are a few photos from the show last night that I liked. 

    Enjoy the weekend of the Blues, the music never gets any better or means more than the Blues!

  • Friday, July 14, 2017 - 1:45pm
    Srpuce Point Inn, Hotel, Resort, Boothbay Harbor, Restaurants
     
  • Friday, July 14, 2017 - 1:30pm

    ROCKLAND – Walking downtown this morning I came upon an Ambassador of the Blues, Rockland’s own Vince “Blind Albert” Gabriel busking in front of the Rock City Cafe on Main St where he will be hosting the 14th annual Blues Jam tonight, Friday, July 14 from 7-10 p.m. Here are a few shades of blue photos with Blind Albert and a clip of a video. 

  • Friday, July 14, 2017 - 9:37am

  • Friday, July 14, 2017 - 9:30am

    PAY NO WEAR AND TEAR FEE!
    Save up to $50!

    An affordable way for you and your whole family to stay fit and healthy all summer long! 
    Your membership gives you full access to either YMCA location!

  • Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 8:45am
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    Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - 9:00pm

    The Vocational Services Committee of West Bay Rotary in Camden recently awarded the following scholarships to graduates of Camden Hills Regional High School: Ruby Ianelli of Rockland who will enter the University of Vermont this Fall as a pre-med student, Kristen Keiran who will enter Florida Gulf Coast University as Biomedical Engineering student and Keisle Merrill of Hope who will be attending Curry College as a nursing student.

  • Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - 11:45am

    Ever thought about going to college for a new career, but wonder if you can afford it?  You are not alone.  That’s why University College at Rockland, an off-campus center of the University of Maine System, is here to provide support and personal assistance to help you enter into a new career. URock offers over 100 university degree programs and certificates, both online and at the center, close to home.

  • Tuesday, July 11, 2017 - 3:00pm

    Each and every day we take $5 from every oil change and donate it to a local organization each month. This month, I am so happy to be able to support an organization that is near and dear to our  heart.  PAWS Animal Adoption is located on John Street in Camden. 

     

  • Lincoln Home Assisted Living Newcastle Maine Continuum of Care Independent Senior Living
    Monday, July 10, 2017 - 9:15am

    The Lincoln Home was surveyed by DHHS in mid June. Every licensed senior living community in Maine is surveyed every two years by the Department of Human Services and cannot operate if the required regulations are not met.

  • Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 5:00pm

    Thor is a three and a half-year-old male Domestic Longhaired cat. Thor’s nickname is Creampuff! His favorite activity is watching squirrels at the bird feeder. He also loves cuddling in his owner’s lap and enjoying canned food when it’s time for a treat. Thor was rescued from under a trailer as a small kitten.  Covered in flea bites and infected sores, he was a frightened mess, but has grown into a loving, trusting cat.

  • Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 4:15pm

    Well known historian, Jerry Wiles, will share the history of one of the most beloved hymns of all times, Amazing Grace, and the life of its author, John Newton. Join us to learn more  on Monday, July 17, 3:00 to 4:00pm. Our free talks, open to the public, are held in our living room overlooking the Damariscotta River, 22 River Road, Newcastle. 

  • Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 2:30pm

    Plants Unlimited is pleased to welcome Jason White as our new full-time, on-site landscape design consultant.

    Read more about Jason and the service at our website.

  • Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 12:26pm
  • Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 12:00pm

    Students who are thinking about continuing their education after high school know that their SAT scores can play a large part in some college’s decision whether or not to accept them.  This is a lot of pressure by itself, but when you combine it with the challenge, varied subject mat

  • academic advising, URock, college
    Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 11:45am

    University College at Rockland is an off-campus center of the University of Maine System and its enrollment is almost the size of a small campus. URock's small staff is cross trained to efficiently help students navigate admissions, registration, financial aid, student accounts, academic advising and more.

  • Wednesday, July 5, 2017 - 12:00pm

  • Wednesday, July 5, 2017 - 12:00pm

    Presented by Paul Sheridan

  • Wednesday, July 5, 2017 - 12:00pm

    Presenters: Katy Morrison, ND, L.Ac, naturopathic doctor and acupuncturist, Camden Whole Health; Brenda Hamilton, LCSW, consultant in healthy aging and geriatrics

  • Wednesday, July 5, 2017 - 11:45am

    Presenter: Deirdre Gramas, MD, Pen Bay Rheumatology

    Information abounds about the “brittle-bone disease” that afflicts half of American women over age 50.  But not all of what’s passed off as fact passes the reliability test. Bone up on what’s real and what isn’t in this no-nonsense presentation by one of Maine’s leading osteoporosis specialists.

  • Wednesday, July 5, 2017 - 11:15am

    Presenter: Jeff Rasmussen, MD, Pen Bay Orthopaedics

    One of Maine’s most respected orthopaedic surgeons explains how to maintain the health of your shoulders—as well as options for treatment if you’re already among the millions of older adults coping with shoulder pain and/or limited range of motion.

    Admission will be free; however, seating is limited, and registration is required. Call 207-921-6116 or email.

  • Wednesday, July 5, 2017 - 11:00am

    Presenter: Kenneth C. Turino, manager of community engagement and exhibitions, Historic New England

    It all began upon a midnight clear. But since the 1600s, the celebration of Christmas in New England has undergone many transformations. In the heart of the season, join us for this illustrated look at yuletides past.

    Admission will be free; however, seating is limited, and registration is required. Call 207-921-6116 or email.

  • Wednesday, July 5, 2017 - 11:00am

    Presenter: Roger Guay, author and retired Maine game warden

    Lost in the woods? Guay’s your man. He’s an expert on the warden service and in the life-and-death matter of finding missing persons. But to hear him tell it, he owes it all to his dog….

    Admission will be free; however, seating is limited, and registration is required. Call 207-921-6116 or email.

  • Wednesday, July 5, 2017 - 11:00am

    Presenters: Meegan Burbank, Esq., attorney, Legal Services for the Elderly; David Leach, MPA, principal consumer credit examiner, Maine Bureau of Consumer Credit Protection

    Fraudsters and scam artists often prey on older adults. Fight back by learning to recognize the telltale signs of a scam, avoid identity theft, and protect your credit. And find out what steps to take if you do get caught in a fraudster’s web.

  • Wednesday, July 5, 2017 - 11:00am

    Presenter: Peggy Smith, certified Nonviolent Communication educator

    Back by popular demand, Peggy facilitates a continued exploration of ways to connect authentically and compassionately with ourselves and others, even in the presence of conflict.

    Admission will be free; however, seating is limited, and registration is required. Call 207-921-6116 or email.

  • Wednesday, July 5, 2017 - 10:45am

    Presenter: Nancy Harmon Jenkins, Mediterranean cuisine author, speaker and radio and television commentator

    Who hasn’t dreamed of a life in Tuscany? The culinary force-of-nature behind some of Quarry Hill’s most popular  tasting events hangs up her apron to tell us what it’s really like to live, work and yes, eat in the bucolic  paradise that’s on almost everyone’s bucket list.