Entertainment

  • Island Bands Among Best In State Of Maine

    Middle school jazz bands from the Emerson School in Bar Harbor and Mount Desert Elementary School took second and third place, respectively, in their division Saturday at the State Instrumental Middle School Jazz Festival at Nokomis Regional High School in Newport.

  • Island Bands Among Best In State Of Maine

    Middle school jazz bands from the Emerson School in Bar Harbor and Mount Desert Elementary School took second and third place, respectively, in their division Saturday at the State Instrumental Middle School Jazz Festival at Nokomis Regional High School in Newport. The Emerson band, directed by Joe Wainer, performed Clifford Brown’s “Blues Walk,” Herbie Hancock’s

  • Theater Debuts New Marquee

    BAR HARBOR — The historic Art Deco Criterion Theatre will light up the night on Thursday, April 9, when its new marquee is illuminated for the first time. BAR HARBOR — The historic Art Deco Criterion Theatre will light up the night on Thursday, April 9, when its new marquee is illuminated for the first

  • Maine Boats And MDI Builders Hit The Screen

    Maine Boats And MDI Builders Hit The Screen

    ELLSWORTH — After more than a year in the works, the release of a film highlighting the Maine boat building industry will hit the big screen. A special screening of “Maine Built Boats: Art & Soul” is scheduled at The Grand in Ellsworth beginning at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, April 8. The film features numerous yards and builders from Mount Desert Island.

  • Maine Boats And MDI Builders Hit The Screen

    ELLSWORTH — After more than a year in the works, the release of a film highlighting the Maine boat building industry will hit the big screen. A special screening of “Maine Built Boats: Art & Soul” is scheduled at The Grand in Ellsworth beginning at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, April 8. The film features numerous

  • Dog Days

    Dog Days

    Most people try to avoid going to the dogs. But for Meg Burden, there really didn’t seem to be much of a choice. Beginning with a brief encounter less than a decade ago, the Somesville woman has been cultivating an ever-expanding love for and fascination with sled dogs.

  • Dog Days

    Most people try to avoid going to the dogs. But for Meg Burden, there really didn’t seem to be much of a choice. Beginning with a brief encounter less than a decade ago, the Somesville woman has been cultivating an ever-expanding love for and fascination with sled dogs. Most people try to avoid going to

  • Youth Orchestra Performs

    ELLSWORTH — Young musicians from Mount Desert Island will perform with the Bangor Symphony Youth Orchestra at Ellsworth High School on Sunday, April 5 beginning at 5 p.m. ELLSWORTH — Young musicians from Mount Desert Island will perform with the Bangor Symphony Youth Orchestra at Ellsworth High School on Sunday, April 5 beginning at 5