• Teen savant probes a dog’s murder in upcoming play

    Teen savant probes a dog’s murder in upcoming play

    WINTER HARBOR — Cynthia Thayer could be among the first community theater directors in the country to obtain the rights to the play “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time.” Her Meetinghouse Theater Lab will perform Simon Stephens’ stage adaptation of English novelist Mark Haddon’s award-winning book about a boy’s journey of self-discovery,

  • Baring all for charity

    Baring all for charity

    BLUE HILL — Laughter, knitting, pastries and flowers have filled the Blue Hill Town Hall Theater as New Surry Theatre rehearses Tim Firth’s comedy “Calendar Girls” about the Yorkshire women who posed nude for a calendar to raise funds for leukemia research. The production opens Friday, May 25, and runs for three weekends. “Calendar Girls”

  • Cyr-Khan


    John and Diane Cyr of Ellsworth are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Danielle Alice Cyr, to Shahrukh Khan, son of Shafi and Kabila Khan of Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir. This announcement follows their recent notification from United States Citizenship and Immigration Services for approval of Form I-129F, Petition for Alien Fiancé (K-1)

  • BSO ends season with surround-sound splendor

    ORONO — The Bangor Symphony Orchestra ended its 122nd season on Sunday afternoon with a program of works by Italian composers: Rossini, Busoni, Puccini, Respighi. As Music Director and Conductor Lucas Richman quipped, “It sort of makes you hungry!” More good humor opened the concert, with a lively performance of the overture to Gioachino Rossini’s

  • Nibbles: Bread, food trucks and jam

    Nibbles: Bread, food trucks and jam

    Hand-hewn bread Winter Harbor baker Dan Keegan, who has been refining his techniques for various kinds of bread for years, will teach how to make boules, baguettes and other artisanal breads from 1 to 5 p.m. Tuesday, July 31, through Wednesday-Thursday, Aug. 1-2, as part of the 2018 Schoodic Arts Festival. Class participants will learn