In the same month it received approval for its Damariscotta housing development, Stepping Stone Housing Inc. purchased a house on Waldoboro Road (Route 32) in Bremen. The nonprofit now owns four properties in Lincoln County for the purpose of providing transitional housing to individuals and families in need.
State Rep. Stephanie Hawke, R-Boothbay Harbor, is sponsoring a bill that would shift the final authority over Lincoln County’s budget from the county commissioners to the county’s budget advisory committee.
Whitefield voters approved a $1,098,799 million municipal budget and received an update on the town’s economic development committee during the annual town meeting Saturday, March 18.
After a half-hour discussion, Bristol voters authorized the Bristol Parks and Recreation Commission to hire a parks director during the annual town meeting at Bristol Consolidated School on Tuesday, March 21.
Bristol voters elected Laurie Mahan to the Bristol Parks and Recreation Commission for a three-year term during the election of officers Monday, March 20.
Almost 50 people gathered on the Damariscotta-Newcastle bridge for a rally to support constitutional rights Sunday, March 19.
South Bristol residents made quick work of the annual town meeting’s 40-article warrant in the span of 1 1/2 hours the evening of Thursday, March 16 at South Bristol School.
The Damariscotta Board of Selectmen has directed Town Manager Matt Lutkus to delay a search for a new police chief and have Sgt. Jason Warlick remain interim police chief indefinitely.
Two candidates are seeking a seat on the Bristol Parks and Recreation Commission in the only contested election in Bristol this year.
A Damariscotta native will return to Lincoln County to sell homemade burgers and fries out of his new food truck Saturday, March 18.
After taking a summer off, a popular Damariscotta takeout plans to open in a new, permanent location by the end of May.
The Lincoln County Regional Planning Commission office was filled almost to capacity Thursday, March 9, as people from around the county gathered to learn about social media and digital marketing and branding.
The South Bristol annual town meeting has been postponed until Thursday, March 16. The meeting was originally scheduled for Tuesday, March 14, but was moved due to the weather forecast.
Due to a partnership between the Central Lincoln County Ambulance Service and six area fire departments, all five of the service’s ambulances now carry a medication to treat firefighters, fire survivors, and other victims of cyanide poisoning.
A round of applause from residents greeted the Dresden Planning Board’s unanimous decision to approve an application for a veterinary clinic during the board’s Tuesday, March 7 meeting.