Articles by: Staff



  • UU churches to hold joint service

    BELFAST — The congregations of the Unitarian Universalist churches of Ellsworth, Castine and Belfast share and participate many common goals and initiatives. One of these is an annual group worship service, which will be held this year in the Unitarian Universalist Church of Belfast’s new sanctuary at 37 Miller St. in Belfast on June 3.

  • SCIA awards dinner scheduled June 4

    SURRY — The Surry Community Improvement Association (SCIA) will hold its awards dinner and annual meeting on Monday, June 4, at the Surry Elementary School. The awards dinner recognizes individuals who have worked to improve the Surry community. Dinner will be served starting at 5:30 p.m. and will include lasagna, salad, rolls and dessert. The

  • Baked bean supper in Prospect Harbor

    GOULDSBORO — The Prospect Harbor United Methodist Church is hosting a baked bean supper on Saturday, June 2, from 4-6 p.m. The menu will include regular and vegetarian baked beans, red and brown hot dogs, mac and cheese, rolls and biscuits and coleslaw. Dessert choices will include pies, cakes and goodies. Admission is $8 for

  • Ellsworth church to host supper June 2

    ELLSWORTH — The Union Congregational Church in Ellsworth Falls is hosting a baked bean and casserole supper on Saturday, June 2, from 4:30-6 p.m. The menu includes homemade baked beans, hot dogs, casseroles, salads, rolls, beverages and desserts. Admission is $8 for adults and $4 for children age 6-12. Children under 5 eat free. For

  • Talk scheduled at Blue Hill Library

    BLUE HILL — On Saturday, June 2, Steve Benson will speak on his travels early this spring in Israel and occupied territories, researching how the mental health of Palestinians is assessed and treated under current political, security and legal conditions. The talk is scheduled for 7 p.m. at the Blue Hill Public Library. A clinical

  • RCV info session at Blue Hill Library

    BLUE HILL — Ann Luther of the League of Women Voters Downeast will host an information session about ranked choice voting on Saturday, June 2, at 2 p.m. at the Blue Hill Public Library. Luther will talk about what voters need to know for the upcoming June 12 primary election. She will also answer any

  • Author talk at GSA scheduled in July

    BLUE HILL — Colloquy Downeast will host a talk by Thomas E. Ricks, a Deer Isle resident and author of “Churchill & Orwell: The Fight for Freedom,” on Friday, July 13, at 4 p.m. in the Esther Wood Room at George Stevens Academy. Ricks is the adviser on national security at the New America think

  • Property transfers May 10 to May 16

     AMHERST Evelyn F. Durham to State of Maine, Augusta, land. Release of Life Estate. BAR HARBOR Debbie W. Rochon, Bar Harbor, personal representative of the Estate of Jeryl Lee Walls, a/k/a Jeryl W. Walls to W2 Resources, LLC, Mount Desert, land with buildings. Deed of Sale by Personal Representative. Nationstar Mortgage LLC, dba Champion Mortgage

  • Yard sale, auction in Brooklin June 2

    BROOKLIN — The Brooklin School PTF’s annual yard sale and auction is scheduled for Saturday, June 2, from 8 to 11:30 a.m. at the school. Proceeds will benefit the Brooklin School by funding many activities and programs for students. Starting at 10 a.m., prices will drop 50 percent and at 11 a.m. the rest of

  • Orland church to host supper June 2

    ORLAND — The Orland United Methodist Church will be having a baked bean and casserole supper on Saturday, June 2, from 5-6 p.m. The menu will include baked bean casseroles, salads, biscuits, beverages and pie. The cost is $8 for ages 12 to adult, $4 for ages 5 through 12 and free for children under