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Despite single-digit temperatures, families gathered at Fort George in Castine to visit with Santa Claus, who flew into town via helicopter on December 8. A long-standing tradition in Castine, the ...

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Thursday, December 13, 2018

Community Compass names executive director

Blue Hill —

Community Compass—a nonprofit helping Blue Hill peninsula, and Deer Isle-Stonington region families escape poverty by connecting them with resources and opportunities—recently welcomed Scott Hamann as its first executive director.


Call for submissions of essays, artworks on inclusion


Bucksport karate branch hosts Tournament of Champions


Most frequent victim of winter storms? Mailboxes.


Union 93 approves 2019-20 budget

Thursday, December 6, 2018

American Red Cross launches opioid overdose first aid course

State of Maine —

The American Red Cross has launched First Aid for Opioid Overdoses, an online course to teach people how to respond to a known or suspected opioid overdose.

“An opioid ...


Deer Isle teen is ‘People’s Choice’ at Miss Maine Teen USA pageant


Audobon Christmas Bird Count dates announced


Downeast runners go ‘back to the woods’


Celebrate the season with two days of Holiday Hoopla