Lincoln County food pantry information:
The excitement and anticipation is growing exponentially as the Damariscotta Mills Alewives Festival Committee is busy making sure that the 12th annual Damariscotta Mills Fish Ladder Alewives Festival is filled with fun, adventures, music, educational exhibits, and food to tantalize and intrigue the entire family.
Boothbay Region Land Trust hosted its first lecture of 2019 on browntail moths last week. In spite of the icy roads, members of the public filled the lecture room at Oak Point Farm to hear Maine Forest Service Entomologist Tom Schmeelk discuss browntail moths.
The Wiscasset Public Library held its annual meeting Sunday, Jan. 27 at the library and elected its board of trustees for 2019.
Snow and ice in New England this time of year are no surprise. One cannot control the elements that winter delivers but, for one’s letter carrier, these conditions can make delivering letters and packages a lot more challenging.
The public is invited to a series of lectures and conversations on topics of interest to the residents of Lincoln County. Called County Conversations, these one-hour events are scheduled for the second Tuesdays of each month from February to April at the First Baptist Church, 8 Back Meadow Road, Nobleboro.
The Lincoln County News judges have spoken. Now it’s up to readers to decide the January winner of the #LCNme365 photo contest.
The temperatures may be in the single digits, but Lincoln County Publishing Co. is already developing its slate of spring and summer publications, including Lincoln County Magazine, the lobster and lighthouse guides, and a new edition of one of the publishing company’s most popular offerings.
The 2019 Vibrio training required for shellfish harvesters and dealers who harvest or buy product direct from the Damariscotta River and New Meadows Lakes will be held as follows:
Monday, Feb. 11 marks the start of joint operations for the new organization to be formed by the unification of Damariscotta River Association and Pemaquid Watershed Association. On that date, the two governing boards of DRA and PWA will meet as a single board for the first time.
Members of the U.S. Coast Guard have been working without pay during the government shutdown that is now reaching close to a month. The Boothbay Harbor community has quickly come together to help Coast Guard members and their families stationed in the area.
After years of teaching at Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences with humor and dedication, senior research scientist David Fields has won the prestigious 2019 Ramon Margalef Award for excellence in teaching and mentoring in the fields of oceanography and limnology.
Maine Drug Enforcement Agency investigations many times start with a tip from the public, and now the agency has a new way for citizens to forward those tips and do so anonymously.
The Salty Dog is very happy to announce a third location. The business will be offering full-service grooming at its Damariscotta location at The Animal House.