• Writers group members reap rewards

    Writers group members reap rewards

    BROOKLIN — Hard work and countless hours sitting in front of a computer are paying off for the Maine Coast Writers Group. Two members have recently published new works. Arnold Greenberg of East Blue Hill, the former owner of the Left Bank Cafe and director of the Liberty School, has released his latest romance novel,

  • Hancock County Superior Court Aug. 23 through Sept. 12

    Hancock County Superior Court Aug. 23 through Sept. 12

    The following cases were heard in Hancock County Superior Court, according to official records: Aug. 23 through Sept. 12 Blaine Lanpher, 41, Monroe. Domestic violence assault at Orland, Jan. 23, 2012, priors domestic violence. Jail nine months, all but 15 days suspended. One year probation. Restitution $261.45. Violating condition of release at Orland, Jan. 23,

  • Pecha Kucha draws creative minds

    STONINGTON — Opera House Arts will showcase eight new business and creative ideas in its sixth Down East Pecha Kucha at the Stonington Opera House Wednesday, Oct. 22. Free, locally produced and created snacks, beer, wine, as well as conversation begin at 6:30 p.m. The fast-paced, visual presentations start at 7. Hosted by artists and

  • DVD Review: Ivory Tower

    DVD Review: Ivory Tower

    Is college worth it? The question is posed and then answered in “Ivory Tower,” a 90-minute documentary that rings a lot of bells, especially as the University of Maine System goes under the microscope. The opening volley in “Ivory Tower” is close to overwhelming: Kids are graduating in record numbers with record debt — a

  • Ellsworth District Court

    Ellsworth District Court

    The following cases were heard in Ellsworth District Court, according to official records: Aug. 23 through Sept. 12 Roger A. Brown, 33, Old Town. Fishing for elvers with dip net at Trenton, April 7, 2013. $250. Ryan P. Kinsella, 32, Penobscot. Operating under the influence at Penobscot, July 21, 2012, one prior. $700. Jail seven

  • Ellsworth Disctrict Court

    Ellsworth Disctrict Court

    The following cases were heard in Ellsworth District Court, according to official records: Aug. 23 through Sept. 12 Roger A. Brown, 33, Old Town. Fishing for elvers with dip net at Trenton, April 7, 2013. $250. Ryan P. Kinsella, 32, Penobscot. Operating under the influence at Penobscot, July 21, 2012, one prior. $700. Jail seven