• Danny Harper to perform free concert

    Danny Harper to perform free concert

    ELLSWORTH — Maine country music legend Danny Harper will perform at 6 p.m. Friday, July 3, at the Ellsworth Harbor Park and Marina. The Waterfront Concerts, the first of The Grand’s 2015 Summer Waterfront Concerts, are sponsored by the city of Ellsworth. Admission is free. Running the gamut from country to jazz to an all-steel

  • Morris Yachts appoints new president

    SOUTHWEST HARBOR — Morris Yachts, builder of premium, semi-custom sailing yachts, has a new president. On July 1, Pete Carroll took on responsibility for all aspects of Morris Yachts’ operations, customer service, finance and facilities. A native of Fort Collins, Colo., Carroll recently retired from the U.S. Coast Guard after 20 years of active duty.

  • Photographers featured at Courthouse gallery

    Photographers featured at Courthouse gallery

    ELLSWORTH — “Four Photographers” is the focus of a show highlighting the work of Judy Belasco, Tom Blagden, Michael Grillo and Lilian Day Thorpe that runs through July 12 at Courthouse Gallery Fine Art in Ellsworth. The show is the first of three photography exhibits. Later this summer, “Border World,” featuring the work of Jeffery

  • Surry Garden Club program July 8

    SURRY — The Surry Garden Club is hosting a presentation by Richard Johnson on bees on Wednesday, July 8, at 7 p.m. at Rural Hall. Johnson will discuss the current plight of honeybees and the ecological impacts of declining bee populations as well as things that may be done to reverse bee decimation. The garden

  • Bangor man charged with stealing scrap metal

    Bangor man charged with stealing scrap metal

    ELLSWORTH — The Maine State Police charged a Bangor man with stealing scrap metal from a Waltham property June 25. The complainant reported seeing a vehicle in the driveway and then later noticed scrap metal missing from a shed. Trooper Bryan Creamer summoned Mark Lewis, 48, of Bangor on charges of theft and violating conditions