• Spagheti dinner to benefit Deer Isle student team

    Spagheti dinner to benefit Deer Isle student team

    DEER ISLE — The Deer Isle-Stonington High School Odyssey of the Mind Team will host a spaghetti dinner on Saturday, May 2, at 5 p.m. at the Deer Isle-Stonington Elementary School cafeteria to raise money to travel to the World Finals at Michigan State University in late May. Chef Max Mattes (The Whale’s Rib Tavern)

  • Kephart, Mulcahy win annual Kaufman 5K

    Kephart, Mulcahy win annual Kaufman 5K

    ELLSWORTH — More than 200 runners and walkers — the largest field ever — turned out Saturday for the eighth annual Jerry Kaufman Memorial 5K Run/Walk and Fun Run held by the James Russell Wiggins Down East Family YMCA. Andrew Kephart, 30, of Ellsworth captured top honors, pulling away from the rest of the field

  • On the Road Review: Toyota Tacoma Access Cab

    On the Road Review: Toyota Tacoma Access Cab gallery

    In the fall of 2004, Toyota started building a larger, longer small pickup to replace the outgoing ten-year old Tacoma — one of the most popular small trucks ever. The new truck was designed to beat the Dodge Dakota — the leading “midsize” pickup truck in the market. USA Today called the new Tacoma “crude,

  • New Surry Theatre offers program for teens

    BLUE HILL — Something new is up for the summer at New Surry Theatre and Performing Arts School. Youth Theater Speak, a summer theater program geared for 15- to 18-year-olds, will be offered on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from July 9 through Aug. 23. Actor Johannah Blackman, with consultation from New Surry Theatre Artistic Director

  • Saturday, April 25, 2015

    Softball Bucksport 3 @ Dexter 7 WA 0 @ GSA 9 Foxcroft 8 @ MDI 7 Baseball Foxcroft 8 @ MDI 2 WA 1 @ GSA 2 Bucksport 2 @ Dexter 4 Boys’ tennis Dexter 0 @ GSA 5 DI-S 0 @ Schenck 4 Girls’ tennis Dexter 1 @ GSA 4 DI-S 0 @ Schenck

  • Ellsworth church hosting supper

    ELLSWORTH — The Union Congregational Church in Ellsworth Falls is hosting a public supper on Saturday, May 2, from 4:30 to 6 p.m. The menu will include baked beans, casseroles, hot dogs, salads, rolls, pies and beverages. Admission is $7 for adults and $4 for children. For home delivery within five miles of the church,

  • Castine voters to consider sidewalk expansion

    Castine voters to consider sidewalk expansion

    CASTINE — Voters will see only slight changes in the budgets proposed at the annual Town Meeting May 9. The proposed school and municipal budgets have each increased by around $6,700, for a total bump of $13,400, according to town Financial Officer Karen Motycka. That’s about a 0.2 percent increase from current year’s town budget

  • Yard sale May 2 in Verona Island

    VERONA ISLAND — The Verona Island Women’s Club is having an indoor yard sale at the Town Hall on Saturday, May 2, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Items for sale will include small household items, lots of yarn, clothing, kitchen items, a new chainsaw case (Poulan) and more.