Leslie Ross makes replicas of historical bassoons of older baroque, renaissance and classical design, using maple, boxwood and fruit woods for her instruments.
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August 17, 2016
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July 13, 2016
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July 13, 2016
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USA Junior Olympics Sailing Festival takes place on Wednesday.
July 12, 2016
Comments Off on Live long, live healthy, live to 150? Scientists on MDI say it can be done.
Since the average human lifespan in developed nations has increased steadily since the year 1900 at a rate of about 6.5 hours per day with no sign of abating, Steven Austad, Ph.D., said, “there is no obvious limit to human life expectancy.”
June 25, 2016
Comments Off on Maine entrepreneur gives $1 million for science programs in Acadia
A Maine entrepreneur announced Saturday that he would donate $1 million as initial funding for collaborative programs between the National Park Service, Schoodic Institute at Acadia National Park, the American Association for the Advancement of Science…
May 19, 2016
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“It was not love at first sight, it was love at last sight,” joked Annie.
May 9, 2016
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The rock group Pearl Jam invited a boy from Bar Harbor to join the band on stage Thursday night.
April 2, 2016
Comments Off on Ousted from her order, ‘Sister Lucy’ found her own way to support needy Mainers
“If you truly love your neighbor as yourself,” she said, “you don’t put them in a shelter at night and throw them out on the street in the morning. Everything you have, you want for them as well.”
March 10, 2016
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“Teachers have a hard time providing these experiences when they have to go into their own pockets to buy school supplies.”
February 11, 2016
Comments Off on 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.”