February 11, 2016

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Bishop: Tremont pastor resigns amid police investigation

The pastor at a local church has resigned his post in the midst of what the bishop of the diocese calls “a difficult time” for the parish.

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February 11, 2016

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Town Council

Event date: February 16, 2016 Event Time: 07:00 PM – 10:00 PMLocation: 93 CottageBar Harbor, ME 04609

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February 11, 2016

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NTSB to conduct second search mission for El Faro

The National Transportation Safety Board announced Thursday that it would launch a second expedition to search for evidence in its investigation of the loss of the cargo ship El Faro, which sank in the Atlantic during a hurricane on Oct. 1, 2015.

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February 11, 2016

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One Park – One Read – The End of Night – 02/23/2016 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

  For Southwest Harbor Public Library’s One Park – One Read program for Acadia National Park’s Centennial, Paul Haertel and Michael Marion will discuss Acadia’s night sky and the beauty, history and science addressed in boo…

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February 11, 2016

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Forecasters monitoring potential coastal storm for Saturday

Forecasters are keeping an eye on a potential storm that could bring accumulating snow to the Maine coast this weekend.

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February 11, 2016

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Fluid fire: Art takes shape at glass blowing studio in Ellsworth

“With music you learn to play the instrument and the learn the songs, but with glass you learn to play the instrument and then you make the songs.”

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February 10, 2016

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Warrant Committee

Event date: February 22, 2016 Event Time: 07:00 PM – 09:00 PMLocation: 93 CottageBar Harbor, ME 04609Description:General Government & their Revenues

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February 10, 2016

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Officials: Acadia has $68.3M deferred maintenance backlog

Overall, similar shortages have resulted in $11.9 billion worth of deferred maintenance throughout the nationwide National Park Service system.

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February 9, 2016

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She’s Back! Violinist Ruth Grierson Returns to the Common Good Cafe – 02/11/2016 11:30 AM – 2:00 PM

 MDI’s intrepid violinist returns to bring warmth and cheer to our midday! Enjoy a wholesome, self-serve lunch. Cost: donation.  11:30 AM -2:00 PM Date: 02/11/2016 11:30 AM – 2:00 PM– Delivered by Feed43 service

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February 9, 2016

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Ellsworth’s sewer rates to increase 43 percent

Citing the cost of running the Ellsworth’s new $21 million wastewater treatment plant, and the strain that the plant’s expenses are having on the city’s cash flow, the city council voted Monday to approve the rate hike.

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