March 31, 2015

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What the hell happened in Maine in 2014, Part 2: Governor and Senator

This diary is the second part in my series of analyzing the 2014 election results in Maine. My first diary analyzed the state legislative results.

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March 31, 2015

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Bar Harbor Couple’s 1st Amendment Lawsuit Settled – WABI

Bar Harbor Couple’s 1st Amendment Lawsuit SettledWABIA Bar Harbor couple has agreed to a settlement in their lawsuit against the Portland Police Department, according to the A-C-L-U of Maine. They were arrested last May for recording Portland police officers and a woman who was accused of hitting a cruiser.and more »

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March 30, 2015

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MDI couple to get money in settlement over wrongful arrest

A couple from Bar Harbor arrested last spring after recording video of local police will receive financial payment as part of a settlement with the officer who arrested them. The ACLU of Maine, which represented Sabatino Scattoloni and Jill Walker in t…

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March 30, 2015

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Island Arts Association Craft Fair

The Island Arts Association will hold their annual craft fair during the Taste Of Bar Harbor Event on Saturday, May 16, 2015 from 10am-6pm at the Village Green in Bar Harbor. Shop for quality Maine crafts including: Jewelry, hand knits, hats, art glass…

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March 29, 2015

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Teacher/Creature Double Feature on 4/10

Just Teachers and Creatures of Habit will perform at a fundraising dance to benefit the Teen and Young Parent Program on Friday, April 10th, at the Rockland Elks Lodge from 8pm until midnight. Doors open at 7:30pm where admission is $20 per person – ca…

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March 29, 2015

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Nine goats found dead near Bar Harbor

Animal control officers in Sullivan are trying to figure out where nine dead goats came from. According to WGME 13 , the dead animals included seven newborns that were lined up in a row in the town near Bar Harbor.

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March 26, 2015

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Lobster has gone mainstream with supermarket bargains for 10 or less – but is it any good?

A glut of lobsters caught in North America means that the tasty crustaceans have never been cheaper. But is all this cut-price seafood any good? Anthea Gerrie, raised on meaty specimens from the waters around Maine, advises on how to take advantage and…

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March 25, 2015

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Author Visit – Mac Smith, “Mainers on the Titanic”

“Mainers on the Titanic” traces the stories of passengers on that fateful ship who had ties to Maine. Many of them were wealthy summer visitors to Mount Desert Island, but there were many other residents of the state aboard as well.

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March 25, 2015

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Diver Ed to show icy diving videos at Jesup

During the coldest month on record this winter, local diver Eddie “Diver Ed” Monat challenged himself to dive every day and create a short video of each chilly underwater adventure. Join us at the Jesup Memorial Library on Friday, April 3 at 7 p.m. to …

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March 24, 2015

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TYPP Fundraiser Updates

Just Teachers and Creatures of Habit will perform at a fundraising dance to benefit the Teen and Young Parent Program on Friday, April 10th, at the Rockland Elks Lodge from 8pm until midnight. Doors open at 7:30pm where admission is $20 per person – ca…

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