The Damariscotta Region Chamber of Commerce presented awards and recognized its executive director, chamber members, and outgoing board personnel during its annual meeting at Sprague Point in Nobleboro on Thursday, Sept. 16.
The news that the Big Al’s Super Values, a landmark in Wiscasset for 35 years was closing came as a shock to everyone that heard it last week. Unfortunately, it is true. Big Al’s, over the years has become a destination to many throughout the state and beyond.
A new business in downtown Damariscotta, Sheepscot Harbor Yarns, offers unique hand-dyed yarn and a variety of patterns and kits for home knitters.
Exactly one year to the day from when The SeaGull Gift Shop and Restaurant at Pemaquid Point burned down, the newly constructed building opened its doors to a flood of visitors on Thursday, Sept. 9.
Farrin’s Boatshop delivered a new Maine Marine Patrol boat at the beginning of August. The boat, built on a 42 Calvin Beal designed hull and top unit, was finished to a turnkey operation. Its home port will be Boothbay Harbor.
Delano Seafood Market has expanded a little bit each year since 2010 and now plans to move into a newly-constructed building by the beginning of October that offers twice as much retail space.
Anyone that has strolled around Wiscasset in the past two months has likely spotted a conspicuous black trailer with a sign boasting “FRESH MAINE OYSTERS” in large blue letters on Railroad Avenue. Despite the wheels, this raw bar is in it for the long haul.
Medomak Veterinary Services is overjoyed to announce the addition of Dr. Aria Fowlie to its family. Dr. Fowlie is a graduate of the Cornell School of Veterinary Medicine and has most recently been practicing in Presque Isle. She is a native of the Midcoast area, originally from Thomaston.
Caleb Pusey, of Bremen, recently joined Criterium Engineers’ corporate headquarters team in Freeport.
Macadamia, a new boutique, has moved into Best Thai’s previous location at 74 Main St., Damariscotta, providing high-quality women’s attire in a variety of price ranges.
Jon and Jenny Villeneuve will officially open Tin Top Cider Co. on South Old Sheepscot Road in Alna on Friday, Sept. 3, after years of preparation, a change in the town’s law, and a nearly lifelong hobby of making cider.
The Damariscotta Region Chamber of Commerce will host its 2021 annual meeting and awards ceremony from 4:30-7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 15, at Sprague Point, 44A Sprague Road on the Damariscotta River in Nobleboro. Rain date is Thursday, Sept. 16.
Elevation Station, a new medical marijuana dispensary, will open in Jefferson in August.
B&Co. Hair Salon, of Damariscotta, is excited to announce the addition of licensed massage therapist Valerie Luce to the salon’s team.
J & J Jamaican Grocery and Gift Shop received permission from Damariscotta to relocate and operate its food smoker on Thursday, Aug. 12.