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  • Children’s Book Sale in Brooklin

    BROOKLIN — The students of the Sedgwick and Brooklin schools have collected almost 5,000 used children’s books to raise money for an elementary school in New Delhi, India. The money will be used to install a well, providing clean water for the 300 children and their families. Holiday books, popular series, old favorites, baby books,

  • Free Outdoor Concert Series Scheduled in Winter Harbor

    WINTER HARBOR — Schoodic Arts for All is initiating a free outdoor concert series this summer on the lawn of the Channing Chapel Library. The performers will be area musicians playing music such as steel band and classic rock ‘n’ roll, among other genres, according to Breanna Pinkham, who is in charge of publicity for

  • Conductor Delivers Superb Concert

    The Bangor Symphony Orchestra presented the third concert of its 113th season on Sunday at the Collins Center for the Arts in Orono. It was an orchestral family affair. Trond Saeverud, concertmaster, mounted the podium as guest conductor while Noreen Silver, principal cellist, was honored as soloist.

  • Conductor Delivers Superb Concert

    The Bangor Symphony Orchestra presented the third concert of its 113th season on Sunday at the Collins Center for the Arts in Orono. It was an orchestral family affair. Trond Saeverud, concertmaster, mounted the podium as guest conductor while Noreen Silver, principal cellist, was honored as soloist. The first piece, Sinfonia Dolorosa, Op. 19 was

  • Winter Harbor Doughnuts Stir Memories and Cooking Flurry

    Anyone who ever spent more than 15 minutes in Winter Harbor between about 1980 and the fall of 1994 probably had a doughnut, and much more, at the Donut Hole, a shingled structure that hung over Henry’s Cove in the center of town. Owner Grace Gerrish still lives in town and said her late husband,

  • Cat in the ACT

    “Seussical: The Musical,” based on the works of Theodor Seuss Geisel (aka Dr. Seuss), will be performed at The Grand at 7 p.m. March 27-28 and at 2 p.m. on March 28. Presented by Acadia Community Theater (ACT), the 42-member cast is directed by Bob Bahr of Bar Harbor. It weaves elements and characters from 15 Dr. Seuss books. “Many of these characters have never met one another before, but they meet in our musical,” said spokesman Wendy Littlefield. Characters include the Cat in the Hat, the Grinch, Horton the Elephant and, of course, the entire population of Whoville.

  • Cat in the ACT

    “Seussical: The Musical,” based on the works of Theodor Seuss Geisel (aka Dr. Seuss), will be performed at The Grand at 7 p.m. March 27-28 and at 2 p.m. on March 28. Presented by Acadia Community Theater (ACT), the 42-member cast is directed by Bob Bahr of Bar Harbor. It weaves elements and characters from