Arts & living

  • Stonington Rocks Artwork Completed

    “OHA Rocks Lobsterville,” a commissioned artwork celebrating Opera House Arts’ 10th anniversary, has been completed by Deer Isle artist Carolyn Caldwell. Opera House Arts, which restored, reopened and runs the historic Stonington Opera House, commissioned the piece as part of a 2008 Building Capacity in Maine’s Cultural Communities grant from the Maine Arts Commission. Stonington

  • New Book Details Park History

    BAR HARBOR— Paul S. Richardson, a direct descendant of the first family to settle on Mount Desert Island, has published a history of Acadia National Park, “The Creation and Development of Acadia National Park.” The book is available for purchase online at www.creationacadia.com. For information about wholesale book sales, book signings, and guest lectures, contact

  • Book Features Best of Bar Harbor

    BAR HARBOR — Bar Harbor is the star of the latest release from Down East Books, which is gearing up for the launch of “Best of Bar Harbor,” a new book of photography highlighting the town, on Saturday, June 13, from 7 to 9 p.m. at Sherman’s Books & Stationary.

  • Book Features Best of Bar Harbor

    BAR HARBOR — Bar Harbor is the star of the latest release from Down East Books, which is gearing up for the launch of “Best of Bar Harbor,” a new book of photography highlighting the town, on Saturday, June 13, from 7 to 9 p.m. at Sherman’s Books & Stationary. The author – best known

  • Blum Gallery Debuts New Shows

    BAR HARBOR — College of the Atlantic’s Blum Gallery has two new shows. Christiaan van Heerden, local artist and owner of the former Moss Gallery (which burned last year), will be showing watercolors at College of the Atlantic’s Blum Gallery. His works share space with pictures by underwater photographer Adam Kumm. The two are exhibiting