Vicki Loubier

The Dyce Head Lighthouse joined once again in the Mid-Coast Lighthouse Challenge on Saturday and Sunday, June 27 and 28. Selectman Peter Vogell was on hand on opening morning to ...

Photo by Anne Berleant

Monday, July 6, 2015

Outside Insights—Lawn flowers

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Go away for a few days and the return finds the lawn approaching hay field heights. A stroll through the tall grasses reveals the complexity of species which make their ...

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Competing childcare groups merge after public forum


CED wrangles with budget, focus

Thursday, July 2, 2015

Visiting with calves
Visiting with calves

Traffic in town continues as major agenda item for town-gown meetings

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Town of Castine and Maine Maritime Academy officers anticipate a very busy couple of days when the French frigate, a replica of the 18th century ship that delivered Gen. Lafayette ...

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Penobscot Day to feature floats, food, fun and fireworks

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Hermione’s voyage to Castine

Monday, June 29, 2015

Penobscot man in training for world competition
Penobscot man in training for world competition

Citizens’ association takes town to court over Main Street design

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The citizen group organized as the Castine Main Street Association (CMSA) has filed suit with the Maine Superior Court against the town.

At the June 15 meeting of ...

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State route number changes slip into place


Penobscot man climbs back into competitive Laser dinghy sailing

Thursday, June 25, 2015

The happy graduates
The happy graduates

Castine Independence Day celebrations to start early, end late
Saturday, July 4

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Annual 5-K walk/run

The 5K Race starts at 8 a.m. at the corner of Main and Water streets near the new Castine Visitors Center, pre-register at the Town Hall ...

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Penobscot students spruce up school grounds

Monday, June 22, 2015

Castine’s oldest citizen honored
Castine’s oldest citizen honored

Gingerella’s Bar-B-Q opens in Castine

Castine —

The tantalizing aroma of meat cooking in a smoker now wafts across town just up the hill from the wharf, thanks to the newly-opened Gingerella’s Bar-B-Q restaurant.

Penobscot native ...

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MMA training ship crew rescues sailboat captain