• Hancock County Jail Log Nov. 16-20

    Hancock County Jail Log Nov. 16-20

    The following were arrested or booked into Hancock County Jail from Nov. 16-20: Jason W. Hinckley, 32, Sullivan, 30 days for operating without a license and violating conditions of release. Stephen N. Cowles, 46, Sullivan, operating while license suspended, bail violation, theft by unauthorized taking or transfer, criminal trespass, bail violation. Steven W. Davenport, 52,

  • Stanley Subaru supporting The Grand

    ELLSWORTH — Stanley Subaru recently announced its continued support of The Grand through the Share the Love campaign. Share the Love runs through Jan. 2. For every new car purchased or leased by a guest of Stanley Subaru, Subaru of America will $250 will donate to a charity of the guest’s choosing. Four national charities

  • Maine Applesauce in a Jar

    Maine Applesauce in a Jar

    Because apples are a high-acid fruit, the preparation of applesauce is simple and easy to do at home. Gather your tools and equipment, select your apples and set aside some time to enjoy the bounty that surrounds us. Recipe courtesy of Cheryl Wixson

  • Financial Aid Night at EHS Dec. 2

    ELLSWORTH — The annual Ellsworth High School Financial Aid Night is scheduled for Wednesday, Dec. 2, at 6:30 p.m. in the high school cafeteria. Jessica Hickernell, assistant director of financial aid at the University of Maine, will discuss the FAFSA, SAR and EFC. A variety of handouts will be available for at-home use, including a

  • Sheriff’s deputies save Castine woman’s life

    Sheriff’s deputies save Castine woman’s life

    ELLSWORTH — Hancock County Sheriff’s deputies are credited with saving a suicidal Castine woman’s life Tuesday. “Lt. Christopher Thornton and I were dispatched to a Castine residence for well-being check on a female that made a post on Facebook wanting to harm herself,” Deputy Travis Frost reported. “After further investigation, and with the assistance of

  • Horoscope Nov. 25, 2015

    To get the advantage, check the day’s rating: 10 is the easiest day, 0 the most challenging. ARIES (March 21-April 19) — Today is an 8 — A turning point arises in your creative expression. A new phase in communications, intellectual discovery and travel dawns with this Full Moon. Shift your research in a new direction.