The 2016 Castine House and Gardens Tour attracted hundreds of people to some of the town’s most historical and blooming gardens Wednesday, July 13. The morning started with a tour ...

Photo by Monique Labbe

Monday, July 25, 2016

Mill rate unchanged in Castine

Castine —

The Castine Board of Selectmen approved the 2016-17 tax commitment Monday, July 18, setting the mill rate at 9.55. That number is unchanged from last year, according to finance officer ...

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Thursday, July 21, 2016

Tending the fire
Tending the fire

Vive la Castine!
Bastille Day draws hundreds to day-long festival

Castine —

Beginning with French toast on Main Street and ending with the Baron’s Twilight 5K through the streets of Castine, the first annual Bastille Day on July 14 drew hundreds of ...

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Local groups helping to fight fraud


C.W. Hooke & Co. is a new business with old roots

Thursday, July 14, 2016

Pirate float
Pirate float

Rain stops in time for annual Penobscot Days parade, activities

Penobscot —

Instead of people, it was cars that were lined up and down the parade route while many waited for the rain to stop. And it did. Kind of.

The ...

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Cooking by fire at Wilson Museum


Bailey Bowden advocates for Bagaduce River resource


Maine Maritime Academy receives $5,000 grant for Bowdoin restoration