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  • Ice report

    Ice report

    AUGUSTA — In the Down East region, people are fishing, but not in areas that you normally would this time of year, according to the Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife (IFW). “Until last week’s rain, the ice was shaping up, even if it was a little later than usual,” said IFW fisheries biologist Greg

  • Hip hop class

    Hip hop class

    BAR HARBOR — The Mount Desert Island YMCA will offer a hip hop class on Saturdays from 10:30-11:15 a.m. Hip hop is a high-energy class that infuses the latest styles of street dancing, breaking, popping and locking. Classes will encourage students to step outside the box by bringing their own individual style and personality to

  • Skatepark brick plan

    Skatepark brick plan

    BAR HARBOR — As the construction of the Bar Harbor skate park enters its second phase, community members and businesses have a chance to purchase personalized brick pavers to be included along the donor path. Bricks can be personalized with text only, or text and clip art. The cost for a 4-by-8-inch brick is $100

  • Boxing class

    Boxing class

    SOUTHWEST HARBOR — A three-hour course tailored for beginning boxers of all ages will be held at Harbor House on Monday, Nov. 14, Thursday, Nov. 17, and Monday, Nov. 21, from 5:30-6:30 p.m. The cost is $45 for the series. Taught by Kevin Threadgold, the class is an introduction to footwork, head movement and punching

  • Zany races support cancer patients

    Zany races support cancer patients

    BAR HARBOR — Atlantic Brewing Company presents its 13th Annual War Canoe and Belt Sander races Columbus Day Weekend on Sunday, October 9. The annual day of friendly competition benefits the The Beth C. Wright Cancer Resource Center and the Muir Fund for Cancer Support. “This year’s theme is Heavy Metal,” Molly Krueger of Atlantic

  • Hunter safety course

    TREMONT — The Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife will host a hunter safety course from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 17, and Sunday, Sept. 18, in the lower level of the Tremont Town Office in Bass Harbor. The course will be instructed by Mike Hallet and Ernie West. Contact Amy

  • Harbor House youth programs

    SOUTHWEST HARBOR — The Harbor House athletics program will offer gymnastics for children in pre-K to fifth grade starting Sept. 23 and running until Nov. 17. The cost for pre-K to second grade children is $40, and for third to fifth grade children, it is $45. Space is limited. Youth soccer for pre-K to fifth

  • Croquet at Woodlawn

    ELLSWORTH — Pearl Mattson and Louise Levesque won the 2nd Annual Woodlawn Golf Croquet Doubles Tournament on Aug. 30 at the Woodlawn Museum in Ellsworth. The next event for the Woodlawn Croquet program is the Mini Lobster Tournament from Sept. 8-11. Twenty-seven players from Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Maryland and Canada are registered to play.

  • Vaulters Fun Day

    LAMOINE — The Vaulters of Mount Desert Island will host a Fun Day and Silent Auction from 3-5 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 21, at 397 Douglas Highway. The team will demonstrate compulsory moves and freestyle routines on Rowan, the team’s shire mare. A mini-clinic will follow the demonstration. There will be a silent auction to