The chair of the Damariscotta Board of Selectmen hopes to bring a fiscally conservative approach to the Maine House of Representatives.
Fourteen people participated in a “Life Chain” anti-abortion rally near the busy intersection of Route 1 and Route 27 in Wiscasset on Sunday, Oct. 3.
Newcastle Chrysler Dodge Jeep President Randy Miller is on a mission to fight cancer as one of 25 participants in the American Cancer Society’s Real Men Wear Pink of Maine.
A large culvert on Vigue Road in Whitefield was improperly sized and causing erosion, affecting both the quality of the road and the ability of fish to pass through Finn Brook, which feeds into the Sheepscot River, Whitefield Board of Selectmen Chairman Dennis Merrill said.
The Nobleboro Historical Society kicked off October with its annual autumn celebration, AppleFest, at Nobleboro Central School and the Nobleboro Historical Center from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 1.
At Beelicious in downtown Wiscasset, Barbara Welborn was at work sketching her take on Grant Wood’s iconic painting “American Gothic” – only Welborn was drawing cats as the subjects of her piece instead of a man and a woman. The 22-year-old self-described autistic artist, whose colorful body of work is largely feline-focused, was on hand to chat with visitors to the tiny specialty market on Thursday, Sept. 29 during the last Wiscasset Art Walk of the 2016 season.
Three months after opening its doors to the public, Split Rock Distilling in Newcastle will celebrate its grand opening throughout Columbus Day weekend, Oct. 7-9.
After a year of work by more than 50 people to develop a strategic plan for the school, Lincoln Academy leaders are ready to pursue the goals in the plan.
The removal of the Northy Bridge on Howe Road in Whitefield was completed ahead of schedule and under budget Monday, Sept. 26, according to Maine Department of Transportation Project Manager Mark Parlin.
A family business offering a 21st-century take on the workday opened in downtown Damariscotta on Monday, Sept. 26, in the historic Gilbert E. Gay building at 133 Main St.
Dozens gathered at Pinkham’s Plantation in Damariscotta on Sunday, Oct. 2 to watch the Damariscotta Pumpkinfest’s annual giant pumpkin weigh-off.
The Maine State Fire Marshal’s Office has ruled the fire that severely damaged a transitional housing center in Dresden in the early hours of Sunday, Oct. 2 accidental. Thirteen residents were displaced as a result of the fire at the Freedom Center, at 633 Gardiner Road (Route 27) in Dresden, which provided temporary housing to […]
The nonprofit Medomak Valley Community Foundation presented a proposal to rehabilitate the A.D. Gray building and transform it into a community center during a meeting of the Waldoboro Board of Selectmen the evening of Tuesday, Sept. 27.
After several meetings, a heated public hearing, and legal review by the town attorney, U.S. Cellular’s application for a cellphone tower at 571 Townhouse Road in Whitefield was ruled complete by the Whitefield Planning Board on Wednesday, Sept. 21, and approved with a series of conditions.