• Shrimp Scorpio

    Shrimp Scorpio

    While I’ve not tried it, friends who dislike shrimp say it is wonderful with haddock, halibut or swordfish. It’s a great company dish, as it allows the cook to socialize with guests while it bubbles merrily away in the oven.

  • Flash! in the Pans to perform Sept. 7

    ELLSWORTH — Flash! in the Pans steel drum band is giving a free concert in the parking lot at the Re Store next to Jordan’s Snack Bar on Monday, Sept. 7, at 7:30 p.m. All are welcome to bring a picnic chair, grab a snack at Jordan’s and come on over to the parking lot

  • Blue Hill Library book sale Sept. 5

    BLUE HILL — The Friends of Blue Hill Public Library’s first-Saturday-of-the-month book sales will resume on Sept. 5 in the library’s basement “book nook” from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. There will be lots of new titles, as well as rolling cart sales and other specials. Most books are still only a dollar or two,

  • Hancock Historical Society talk set

    HANCOCK — Peggy Bowditch, a lifelong summer resident of Hancock Point, will be the featured presenter of the Hancock Historical Society’s next program on Friday, Sept. 4, at 7 p.m. at the Community Center on Route 1. Bowditch will speak about the places she has lived, most notably her childhood years at Los Alamos during

  • Fillmore-Reach duo wins bridge game

    ELLSWORTH — The Ellsworth Duplicate Bridge club held a regularly scheduled game on Aug. 27. Finishing first were Ron Fillmore of Ellsworth and Melinda Reach of Blue Hill. Placing second were Ann Hirschhorn of Hancock and Richard Mittenthal of Winter Harbor. Burrow Brooks and Stephen Johnson, both of Trenton, finished third while Paula and Tom