News

  • ROCKPORT— Coastal Mountains Land Trust's popular Arts on the Hill series brings musicians from Bay Chamber's Music School up to Beech Nut on Tuesday, June 12 at 6 p.m.

  • ROCKLAND — A new show will be presented at Art Space Gallery in time for Rockland’s June First Friday, which falls on Friday, June 1. The show will feature exciting new work by four artist-members including photography, wood, painting and mixed media.

  • ROCKLAND — A Bangor man who barricaded himself in a motel room at the Trade Winds Inn in Rockland Feb. 11, and was taken into custody after an hours-long standoff with police, has been sentenced to three years in jail. 

  • CAMDEN — Mark Senders, new owner of the Francine Bistro building on 55 Chestnut Street in Camden, has a long association with the former restaurant run by chef Brian Hill. 

  • Update: Woolwich select board member Allison Hepler said a news reporter had been in touch informing her Maine Department of Transportation would allow the mural project to go forward. Hepler added she hadn’t received anything official yet.

  • ROCKLAND — Rockport-based singer, songwriter, guitar-maker, and fiddler Nick Apollonio will be joined by guitarist-singer Will Brown and Celtic harpist-singer Amy Kercsmar to kick off a brand-new Friday night concert series at the Sail, Power and Steam Museum in Rockland on Friday, June 1 at 7:30

  • ROCKLAND – In the previous two weeks, City budget planners heard from the YMCA as part of the third budget meeting. Three dog bites were reported. Closing the landfill was discussed. Times of vulnerability at area schools were assessed.

  •  THOMASTON – A graveside committal service for Waldo Harvell Ring, 99, who died peacefully, Wednesday, January 24, 2018 will be held at 2 p.m., Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at the Village Cemetery in Thomaston.  Arrangements are in the care of Burpee, Carpent

  • Three generations of women open gallery highlighting unconventional art, salvage

    LIBERTY — The women behind Liberty Head Arts & Found are related, but it took a family tragedy to unite them all in Maine where they have collaborated to create Liberty Head Arts & Found, which will open May 25.

  • CLARK ISLAND and SPRUCE HEAD – Nadine C. Hewes, 87, went home to be with her Lord and Savior, Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at Sussman House in Rockport, her loving family was at her side.  

  • CAMDEN — A meeting that had been scheduled for this evening to discuss traffic safety conditions and solutions for Cross and Central streets in Camden has been postponed to June 6, at the Washington Street Conference Room, at the Camden Town Office.

  • MATINICUS – Services for your friend, our father, Alvah Ames, who passed away on March 7, 2018 will be held at 11 a.m.

  • SPRUCE HEAD – A graveside service for Bradley D. ‘Butch’ Rackliff, 59, who passed away February 3, 2018, will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, June 1, 2018 at Ocean View Cemetery, Route 73, South Thomaston. 

  • Doris Benner, 94, passed away peacefully at her home on Feb 28, 2018. There will be a graveside service on  Saturday June 2, 2018,  at 11 a.m. at the hillside cemetery in Belmont with pastor Rick Lambert officiating.

  • A graveside service for Barbara Moody, who passed on February 15, 2018, will be held at the Union Common Cemetery, Ayer Hill Road, in Union on Saturday, June 9, 2018 at 10 a.m., the Reverend Elizabeth Bailey-Mitchell officiating.  Halls of Waldoboro has care of the arrangements