• Lucerne Golf Club Senior Scramble results

    Lucerne Golf Club Senior Scramble results

    ELLSWORTH — The Lucerne Golf Club’s Senior Scramble results from Monday are as follows: First (tie): Bill Brooks, Don McCubbin, Jim Bonzey, Gordon Holmes, Bill Brooks (-6). Joe Guaraldo, Don Burnham, Johnny Lee, Tom Winston (-6). Third tie: Bob Francis, Ken Greenlaw, Royce Morrison, Barry Hobert (-5). Phil Carroll, Jim Oreskovich, Mark Johnson, Larry Orcutt

  • Ellsworth Police Log: Assaults, abuse reported

    Ellsworth Police Log: Assaults, abuse reported

    ELLSWORTH — On May 21, a woman reported being assaulted the previous week. The woman said a staff member at the District Attorney’s Office shut her foot in a door at the DA’s office. The complaint has been referred to the Attorney General’s Office for review. On May 22, a man reported he was assaulted

  • Hancock County Sheriff’s Log: Unattended death in Orland under investigation

    Hancock County Sheriff’s Log: Unattended death in Orland under investigation

    ELLSWORTH — Hancock County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a call about an unresponsive 26-year-old man in Orland Sunday. Deputy Jake Day said the man died and the case is under investigation as an unattended death. The Maine Medical Examiner’s Office will conduct toxicology tests, Day said. Criminal mischief Deputy Ben Astbury is investigating a report

  • 50 turn out for Boggy Brook 5K

    50 turn out for Boggy Brook 5K

    ELLSWORTH — Ellsworth’s Rob Shea, 43, won the Boggy Brook 5K on Sunday with a time of 18 minutes and 15 seconds. The Hancock County Technical Center hosted the event. Some 50 runners competed in the 3.1-mile race, which started and ended at the Wilson Field on the Boggy Brook Road. Veronica Wentworth, 26, of

  • Nibbles: Ice cream, baked beans and lessons in healthy eating

    Nibbles: Ice cream, baked beans and lessons in healthy eating

    The scoop Lisa Turner, who made ice cream for award-winning Black Dinah Chocolatiers’s café on Isle au Haut, will teach how to make custard-based ice creams and incorporate fresh flavors from 5 to 8 p.m. on Monday, June 27, at the Island Community Center in Stonington. Edible Island Culinary and Ecological Center is hosting the

  • Maine State Police Log: Burglaries under investigation

    Maine State Police Log: Burglaries under investigation

    ELLSWORTH — The Maine State Police are investigating burglaries at an Orland camp and at a seasonal residence in Stonington. Trooper Caleb McGary said a glass panel in an exterior door was broken to gain entry. Multiple items were stolen, including oriental rugs, dishware, art work, furniture and other household goods. McGary said the burglary occurred