As weather warms, the frost heaves get a bit better, but are still a concern for drivers, from Castine down to Stonington. Above, a pot hole on Route 15 in ...

Photo by Anne Berleant

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Castine Main Street design team to present complete plan
Public hearing set for April 22, 4 p.m.

Castine —

The long process of designing a new look for Main Street—and the longer process of creating a consensus to support it—may be winding down. The design team of WBRC ...

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Road conditions mean headaches for some, more work for others

Monday, April 14, 2014

Selectmen won’t lower The Breeze rent, offer refund if out by May 10
‘Zero-sort’ recycling coming to town

Castine —

Selectmen voted on April 7 to maintain the original, signed lease agreement with The Breeze owner Snow Logan. Logan had asked selectman to lower the $4,500 rent to $2,000, stating ...

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Thursday, April 10, 2014

Castine school board keeps 2014-15 budget increase under 3 percent

Castine —

School board members approved a 2014-15 school budget of $1,426,404 on March 13 that shows an increase of 2.8 percent or $38,930 from the current year.

“There wasn’t very ...

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Monday, April 7, 2014

Penobscot Community School focuses on own town for Maine Studies

Penobscot —

The Penobscot Comm-unity School has spent the last three weeks focused on its own hometown history.

On March 25 and 26, field trips were made by each grade to ...

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