The first phase of a $6 million below- and aboveground construction project targeted the town dock and Water Street. The second phase, targeting upper Main Street, between Court Street and ...

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Monday, August 31, 2015

Request OK’d to shift $12K to town office upgrades

Penobscot —

Selectmen have been given the green light to allocate $12,000 from town surplus to address needed upgrades to the town’s computer system and to cover the cost of an outside ...

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‘Lessons learned’ change construction schedule


Academy offers help with town water emergency


Community Wood Bank taking shape

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Owls introduced to the crowd
Owls introduced to the crowd

Maine Maritime Academy schedules convocation

Castine —

Maine Maritime Academy will host its sixth annual Convocation on Monday, August 31, at 2 p.m. in the Alexander Field House. Members of the Castine community are invited and encouraged ...

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Back to School - Castine Patriot 2015


Schools by the Numbers


Academy offers help with town water emergency


Labor Day Deadlines and Schedule

Monday, August 24, 2015

The first Castine Fire Bell
The first Castine Fire Bell

Penobscot town office catching up after loss of key administrator

Penobscot —

Town leaders are doing their best to work through difficult times. The town office has been without the services of its preeminent administrator over the past month, and selectmen have ...

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Main Street Association elects officers, outlines actions taken to date


Three outcomes possible in court case involving ELR Care receivership

Thursday, August 20, 2015

The last, and first, two sloops
The last, and first, two sloops

Town faces water shortage, selectmen issue conservation order
‘We’re on new ground’

Castine —

Selectmen issued a mandatory water conservation order on August 17, citing high demand and low rainfall. Residents are prohibited from filling swimming pools, watering lawns, and washing cars, boats and ...

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Communities work to prevent drug use, treat the problem


MMA’s Breakaway wins 64th Retired Skippers’ Race


Special town meeting called for August 25


Nomination papers available for town elections