Power substation progresses

Power substation progresses

BAR HARBOR — Work on the new electrical power substation under construction at the site of the former funeral home on Prospect Avenue and Route ...


Chief: Cops need better retirement

MOUNT DESERT — Police Chief Jim Willis wants the town to offer police officers a better retirement plan. “I think that veteran police officers would ...

Epp talks ‘giants’

Epp talks ‘giants’

MOUNT DESERT — Ronald H. Epp will give a talk about conservation at the Northeast Harbor Library on Wednesday, Aug. 3, at 5:30 p.m. The ...

Images this week

Images this week

Passengers and crew aboard the Bar Harbor Whale Watch Company vessel Atlanticat were treated to the sight of a rare shelf, or arcus, cloud while ...


Friendship victory

ROCKLAND — Two Friendship Sloops with Mount Desert Island homeports took honors in the Friendship Sloop Society’s 56th annual Homecoming Regatta July 21-23. 18 boats ...

Parking demo derby reported

BAR HARBOR — Parallel parking apparently is a lost art. The driver of a rental car proved that Friday near the intersection of Main and ...

Geologist to talk earthquakes at Jesup

Geologist to talk earthquakes at Jesup

BAR HARBOR — Stephen C. Clement, professor emeritus of geology at the College of William and Mary, will talk about earthquakes and eruptions at the ...


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R-U-N 5K set

ELLSWORTH — Healthy Acadia’s Drug Free Communities Initiative and a planning group of community Coalition ...

YMCA eyes flag football

BAR HARBOR — In an effort to combat injuries and ease parents’ concerns about them, ...

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Frey to talk transformation

Frey to talk transformation

BAR HARBOR — Painter Philip Frey will give an art talk called “Transformation and Connections” ...

Sherpa film to screen

Sherpa film to screen

BAR HARBOR — Alison Hudson will show her documentary “Close to the Edge: Life in ...

DVD Review: London Has Fallen

DVD Review: London Has Fallen

“London Has Fallen” is a long, bombastic wallow in anti-Muslim hysterics. We thought it would ...