Ralph Chapman and Sue Walsh

Ralph Chapman and Sue Walsh

Photo by Anne Berleant
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 House seat for District 133, which includes Blue Hill, Brooksville, Brooklin, Castine, Sedgwick and Surry. They responded to prepared and audience questions, as did the candidates for District Attorney of Hancock and Washington counties, Republican Matt Foster and Democrat Bill Entwisle.

Monday, October 20, 2014


MMA athletes raise money for cancer center


Outside Insights: Groundwater seepage

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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


Adams School News 10/09/14

Thursday, October 9, 2014

Runners on the course
Runners on the course

Get your pumpkin on!”
Castine festival is all about community—and pumpkins

Castine —

Nothing speaks of fall quite like the sight of pumpkins, whether growing in a roadside field, gracing the stoops and porches of houses or piled in a display at farmers ...

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Mushrooms abound in Castine—just make sure to check before eating

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Pumpkin Fest Timeline 2014