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  • Woodlawn hosts croquet tournament

    Woodlawn hosts croquet tournament

    ELLSWORTH — “Don’t stuff the hoop.” That’s all that was going through the mind of Connor Helms, an attorney from Oklahoma City, as he went on an epic run to defeat challenger Neil Houghton in the Championship Flight Final match of the Mini-Lobster Croquet tournament held on Sept. 11 at the Woodlawn Museum. Helms didn’t

  • DISHS opts to forgo fall soccer season

    DISHS opts to forgo fall soccer season

    DEER ISLE – Late last week, a meeting was held at Deer Isle-Stonington High School, where it was decided that the Mariners would not field a boys’ soccer team for this coming fall season. “We had low numbers, and a few injuries that would prevent us from having enough students to start these first few

  • Kinsley Ray 5K is July 30

    Kinsley Ray 5K is July 30

    ELLSWORTH — The Down East Family YMCA’s Kinsley Ray Memorial 5K Run & Walk is Saturday, July 30. A fun run for children through age 10 is at 8:45 a.m. Registration is $5. The 5K sets off at 9 a.m. Registration is $20 in advance, $25 on race day. The race benefits The Leukemia &

  • Local athletes named to spring all-conference teams

    ELLSWORTH — The Penobscot Valley Conference has unveiled its all-conference and all-academic selections for the 2022 high school spring season as a bevy of area student athletes were honored for their efforts on the diamond, court, track, field and in the classroom. Locally, athletes from Ellsworth High School, Mount Desert Island High School, Bucksport High

  • Croquet events scheduled at Woodlawn

    Croquet events scheduled at Woodlawn

    ELLSWORTH — Woodlawn, which hosts the only nationally sanctioned croquet court in Maine, invites the public to try something new. Today’s competitive version of croquet is often referred to as “chess on grass” — a game of strategy, skill, and tactics — but for most, the game is a casual, low-key diversion. If you have

  • Ten to Join GSA Sports Hall of Fame

    BLUE HILL — In recognition of superior accomplishments and/or significant contributions to athletics at George Stevens Academy, 10 athletes and coaches will be inducted into the GSA Sports Hall of Fame at a ceremony on Saturday, May 21, at 3 p.m. Honorees include Forrest A. Horton ’61, William Gray ’83, Matthew Mattson ’91, Catherine Galipeau

  • Sea of Blue Walk/5K returns on Saturday

    NORTHEAST HARBOR — After a two-year break due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the annual Sea of Blue Autism Awareness Walk/5K makes a comeback this Saturday. The race, which begins and ends at The Neighborhood House in Northeast Harbor, raises funds for autism awareness in the community. More than $30,000 has been raised over the years

  • Bridge the Gap Race is May 7

    Bridge the Gap Race is May 7

    BUCKSPORT — The ninth running of the Bridge the Gap Race will be Saturday, May 7. The event features 3-mile and 10-mile routes, starting on Route 174/Fort Knox Road near the Penobscot Narrows Bridge overlook at 10 a.m. There will be a very brief traffic delay as runners cross the bridge. This event is hosted

  • Senseis compete in 109th Tracy’s Karate tournament

    Senseis compete in 109th Tracy’s Karate tournament

    BUCKSPORT — Tracy’s Karate held its most recent tournament earlier this month at Bucksport High School. Senseis came from as far as Portland to the south and Maritime Canada to the north for the April 9 tournament, which was Tracy’s Karate’s 109th event. Competitors, who were as young as 4 years old and as old