In the traditional staggered start of the 2013 Retired Skippers Race held in Castine, Maine, a fleet of sails from the Castine Harbor bell glide through the Penobscot Bay. This ...

Photo by Anne Berleant

Monday, July 28, 2014

Main Street residents angry over proposed ‘streetscape’ design
Lameyer addresses selectmen over changes to plan

Castine —

After more than two years of public meetings, an approved streetscape design citizens rebelled against, and a new design proposal that was met with general approval, the selectmen are once ...

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Outside Insights: Valerian

Thursday, July 24, 2014


Youngblood withdraws from Maine senate race


‘High-quality’ early childhood facility needs home to kick-start planning

Monday, July 21, 2014

Evangelical kids club OKed for Penobscot school
Good News Club to begin in October

Penobscot —

The Penobscot School Board on July 14 unanimously approved the use of the school for a Good News Club “to capture some kids, right after school,” said the Rev. Ron ...

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Thursday, July 17, 2014

Penobscot Days celebrated under sunny skies

Penobscot —

The community came together to celebrate Penobscot on Saturday, July 12. With ample sunshine and good spirit, parade watchers lined portions of Routes 199 and 175 as the roadway was ...

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Blacksmith and wood turning highlighted at Wilson Museum


The copper beech