What celebration of pumpkins would be complete without carving? The town of Castine held its first Pumpkin Fest on Saturday, October 18. The festival was a day-long event and featured ...

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Thursday, October 23, 2014

Castine Selectmen asked to review proposed Main Street design improvements

Castine —

While no issues were decided by vote, selectmen discussed Main Street redesign plans, the new lease for The Breeze, and when the town should pay to remove stumps from its ...

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DOT commissioner to lay out plan for Route 15 fix

Castine celebrates pumpkins in all forms at first ever event

Penobscot man found guilty of possessing child pornography

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Monday, October 20, 2014

Ralph Chapman and Sue Walsh
Ralph Chapman and Sue Walsh

Candidates forum showcases local DA, House races

Blue Hill —

Candidates in two races in the November 4 general election faced off at the Blue Hill Library on October 14.

Democrat Ralph Chapman and Republican Sue Walsh seek the ...

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MMA athletes raise money for cancer center

Outside Insights: Groundwater seepage

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Fare from the Pentagöet Inn
Fare from the Pentagöet Inn

Castine Historical Society to close for the year

Castine —

The Castine Historical Society is extending its 2014 exhibit season by one day. The society’s exhibits at the Abbott School building on the common, including the 2014 seasonal exhibit “Mr. ...

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Castine school board looks to 2015-16 for possible policy change

Penobscot Community School garden club plans to put ‘farm-to-table’ into action

Monday, October 13, 2014

Name this scarecrow!
Name this scarecrow!

New citizens’ petition calls for town vote on Castine Main Street design changes
Notary public may call meeting under state statute

Castine —

Following a selectmen’s vote on September 18 to deny a citizen’s petition requesting a public hearing, a new petition is circulating, this time directed to a notary public rather than ...

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Proposed Castine amendment seeks to restrict on-neck wells

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