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Dr. Mark Gold, Renowned Expert on Eating Disorders, to speak at Union Hall

June 21, 2018

Dr. Mark Gold, an award-winning, nationally recognized speaker presents Eating Disorders: Sugar, Pleasure & Weight Gain at Union Hall, 24 Central Street, Rockport on Wednesday, June 27, starting at 2:00 PM. This is a free talk and open to the public; sponsored by McLean Borden Cottage. More...

Best Windjammer Watching on the Planet in Rockland, Maine

June 21, 2018

Acres of canvas will be flying as North America’s largest fleet of traditional windjammers struts past the Rockland Breakwater on the first two Fridays in July during their two signature summer events. These two events combined offer spectators and media alike one of the best historic windjammer viewing opportunities on the planet! More...

Midcoast Bowl for Kids’ Sake Raises Over $77,000 for Local Youth Mentoring

June 21, 2018

Nearly 130 teams came out to Bowl For Kids’ Sake April 5 – 28 in Northport, Belfast, Waldoboro and Rockport to support local youth mentoring programs in Knox, Lincoln and Waldo counties. The annual event, sponsored by Hannaford Supermarkets, Camden National Bank and United Insurance, raised over $77,000 for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Mid-Maine. More...

Opera Maine presents a new production of The Marriage of Figaro in July

June 21, 2018

Opera Maine is proud to present a new production of Mozart’s masterpiece The Marriage of Figaro, a comic satire often described as "the perfect opera." Mozart's sublime music in The Marriage of Figaro has delighted audiences since 1786, and the captivating plot, with its dynamic characters and themes of social and sexual tension, is sure to excite today's audiences. The Marriage of Figaro will be performed at Merrill Auditorium on Wednesday, July 25 and Friday, July 27 at 7:30 p.m. More...

Patricia O'Toole Hosts Reception at Pascal Hall to Celebrate New Book & the Camden Public Library

June 21, 2018

Camden author Patricia O'Toole welcomes guests to the lovely Pascal Hall in Rockport on Friday, June 29 from 5:00 to 7:00 pm for the benefit of the Camden Public Library. The evening will be a wine and cheese reception to celebrate the publication of her latest book, The Moralist: Woodrow Wilson and the World He Made. All are welcome to this free event, but registration is requested for planning purposes. More...

Camden National Bank Announces $5,000 Grand Prize Winner

June 21, 2018

Camden National Bank recently announced the Grand Prize winner of its spring sweepstakes, Swipe Sweeps. Kyle Veillette, a young man from Carmel, Maine, won $5,000 in May for using his debit card throughout the promotional period. More...

Horch Roofing Scholarships Invest in Midcoast Students Pursuing Trades Careers

June 21, 2018

“We believe it is important to encourage young men and women to study and seize opportunities for great careers within the trades,” says Horch Roofing Owner and President Peter Horch. “There are thousands of trade jobs that go unfilled because there are not enough skilled laborers, and those with trades education can get into great careers and earning opportunities very quickly.” More...

Award-winning author to offer creative writing class at Hutchinson Center

June 21, 2018

The University of Maine Hutchinson Center will offer an introductory class in creative writing led by Caer Hallundbaek, an award-winning author and member of the Authors Guild. The class will be held Mondays and Wednesdays, June 25 –Aug. 3, 5–8:15 p.m. at the Hutchinson Center in Belfast. More...

Trekkers Students Complete 11th Grade College/Career Expeditions

June 21, 2018

In April, Trekkers Team Allagash and Team Penobscot completed their 11th grade College/Career Exploration expeditions. A total of 23 students and 10 adult mentors (Team Allagash had 10 students and 5 leaders; Team Penobscot had 13 students and 5 leaders) explored college and career path opportunities during their expeditions throughout New England. More...

Maine Dept. of Labor workplace health and safety classes for July

June 21, 2018

The Maine DOL, in service to Maine employers, providesthe following workplace safety classes for July. There is no cost to attend these events. To register for a class go to http://www.safetyworksmaine.gov/training/scheduled_classes/register.shtml More...