Articles by: Staff


  • Moore Library to host two-day sale

    STEUBEN — The Henry D. Moore Library and Community Center in Steuben is holding a book, bake and indoor yard sale from 9 a.m.-noon on Friday, June 24, and Saturday, June 25. Books are sorted and will be sold by donation. Yard sale items also will be sold by donation. Donations for the sale are

  • Free film screening in Stonington

    Free film screening in Stonington

    STONINGTON — A free showing of the film “A Watershed Moment” is scheduled for Thursday, June 23, at 7 p.m. at the Stonington Opera House. “A Watershed Moment” is a short film that tells the story of many groups coming together over multiple years to restore fish passage throughout the entire Bagaduce River Watershed. A

  • Orland Democrats hosting family event

    ORLAND — The Orland Democratic Committee will host a family-friendly get-together on Saturday, June 25, from 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. behind the Orland Community Center (with playground and open area available). Please park out front if you are able, and walk around. Bring your lunch, drink, and a chair for an outside picnic of conversation and

  • “Blues Women” showing in Surry

    SURRY — The video compilation “Blues Women” will be presented by John Curtis on Tuesday, June 28, at 7 p.m. at the Old Surry Village School, 7 Toddy Pond Road in Surry. The vocal artistry of 11 legendary blues singers will be highlighted, including performances by Big Mama Thornton, Sugar Pie DeSanto, Bessie Smith, Janis

  • Concert/talk by Castlebay July 1

    HANCOCK — The Hancock Historical Society will host Castlebay (Fred Gosbee and Julia Laneon) on Friday, July 1, at 7 p.m. at the museum building at 11 Captain Bill Road. The duo will entertain and educate with “Songs of Ships and Sailors” from their collection of traditional 19th and early 20th century songs of the

  • Books and Brews book club to meet

    Books and Brews book club to meet

    SEDGWICK — The Blue Hill Public Library’s Books and Brews book club will meet on Friday, June 24, at 6 p.m. at Strong Brewing in Sedgwick. The group usually gathers once a month to discuss a book and drink some beer. This month, the group will be discussing the historical fiction novel “The Seven Husbands

  • Hike scheduled at Simon Trail Preserve

    LAMOINE — All are welcome to join Frenchman Bay Conservancy on a guided hike of Simon Trail Preserve on Saturday, June 25, at 9 a.m. Local expert Harold Peachy will lead registrants on a fern identification walk at the preserve. The walk is not strenuous, but hikers should come prepared, as the walk will take

  • Amateur radio field day June 25-26

    Amateur radio field day June 25-26

    TRENTON — The last full weekend of every June is much anticipated by ham radio operators throughout the United States and Canada. That is when they partake in a communications disaster exercise designed as a fun contest. Hancock County amateur (ham) radio operators will be converging at the Trenton Elementary School this June to set