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The first of a planned eight-building Hancock Village Square subdivision is near completion in the Hancock Village Mobile Home Park on The Shore Road in Castine. Half of the 16 ...

Photo by Anne Berleant

Thursday, October 19, 2017

First ‘affordable housing’ unit in Castine nears completion

Castine —

While popular wisdom advises adding 50 percent to any contractor estimate for construction work, the same may be true from a builder’s perspective as to when a project will finish.


Safety concerns prompt ordinance conversations


Scoping session set for oyster lease


Absentee ballots available for November 7 election

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Three vie for selectman’s seat in Castine
Candidate Forum set for October 23

Castine —

With three declared candidates seeking election to a three-year seat on the board of selectmen, Castine voters will have a choice as they head to the polls on November 7.


Students move up in regimental program


Community Compass continues to address area poverty

Thursday, October 5, 2017

Final El Faro report shows industry-wide problems

Castine —

Almost two years to the day that cargo ship El Faro sank in a hurricane near the Bahamas, the Marine Safety Board issued a 199-page report that laid out a ...


New childcare center pushes forward with construction


Tarratine Street parking amended in ordinance