Two Bridges Regional Jail will cut 15 positions within the next two months due to a loss of revenue from boarding arrangements with other counties and a decline in population amid COVID-19.
Wiscasset Elementary School has come up with a unique way to engage students on the weekends, as they look for their pal Wolfie – a puppet they know from music class.
Carl M.P. Larrabee Agency Inc., the 105-year-old insurance firm in downtown Wiscasset, sold to J. Edward Knight & Co. on May 1.
The soon-to-open Barnhouse Grill & Pub in Wiscasset may start life as a 1950s-style drive-in.
Wiscasset Middle High School eighth grader Sullivan “Sully” Joyce is busy during the pandemic, juggling schoolwork with around-the-clock production of mask extenders, or “ear savers,” for health care workers. Sully, during a phone interview Saturday, April 25, said he was motivated to act when he learned that, due to a shortage of N95 masks, health […]
The Wiscasset Board of Selectmen, in a special meeting Tuesday, March 31, voted to delay the annual town meeting by referendum until it is safe to proceed.
A citizen’s petition to repeal the Wiscasset Historic Preservation Ordinance has enough signatures to force a vote.
The owners of Seacoast Coffee Co. plan to start operations at their new location in Wiscasset on May 1.
During a meeting of the Wiscasset Board of Selectmen and Wiscasset Budget Committee on Monday, Feb. 10, much of the discussion was about restoring a position to work on economic development and planning.
Wiscasset Town Manager John O’Connell will resign effective in June, citing “family and other commitments.”
The veterinarian who will open the Wiscasset Veterinary Hospital this spring has a diverse background, including three years as the head of an Army veterinary facility.
A wine bar will open at 65 Main St. in Wiscasset as soon as possible, the proprietors told the Wiscasset Planning Board on Monday, Dec. 23.
The owners of the former Wiscasset Primary School are exploring the potential redevelopment of the property as workforce housing and a memory care facility.
The Wiscasset Planning Board approved an application to open a veterinary hospital at 161 Gardiner Road on Monday, Nov. 25.
Most of the historic homes in Wiscasset share qualities of grandeur and luxury, including the 1807 Castle Tucker, 1807 Nickels-Sortwell House, and 1792 Smith House, all large homes built by wealthy and prominent residents of the 1700s and early 1800s. Those homes are more imposing than the 1790 tiny house at 16 Fort Hill St., but it is no less a part of the town’s heritage.