Arts & living

  • Village Gardens Sprout in Gouldsboro

    GOULDSBORO — Gouldsboro residents are offering three locations for “Village Gardens” — one in the village of Corea, another in the village of Prospect Harbor, and a third in South Gouldsboro. Anyone interested in staking a claim to a plot may call Becky O’Keefe at 669-2187; the Levins at 963-7100 or 963-7269; the Johnsons at

  • Book features Best of Bar Harbor

    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

  • World Captured in Old Lithograph Cards

    SULLIVAN — Cheryl Bottjer was searching for antiques to furnish her house overlooking Sullivan Harbor when she discovered “Moose Hunt,” one of the trade cards packed in bags of Arbuckle Bros. coffee in the 1890s. SULLIVAN — Cheryl Bottjer was searching for antiques to furnish her house overlooking Sullivan Harbor when she discovered “Moose Hunt,”

  • 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