The plan to steep the Twin Villages in patriotism reached a major milestone Wednesday, April 16.
The American Legion’s Richard McFarland was on hand to present the Damariscotta Board of Selectmen with a check for $1,000 to offset the cost of insurance to hang 60 American flags in town during the summer.
During its Wednesday, April 16 meeting, the Damariscotta Board of Selectmen approved a pair of amendments that will change who can use the town salt and sand sheds.
The amendments will allow Hagar Enterprises to use the salt and sand sheds. In return, Hagar, which holds the snowplow contract for the downtown area, will plow several parking spots that the town previously had to pay extra for.
Two Salty Dogs, located at the corner of Boothbay House Hill and McKown Street in Boothbay Harbor, won “Best Maine Pet Store” in Downeast Dogs News' reader poll in 2013. They are hoping to take the award again in 2014, and to do so, they need the help of customers.
Whether it's paint or pansies, Joanne Gilmartin knows that colors matter.
While various shades of purple and magenta might seem like a fit, one can't be sure until they are laid side-by-side.
Soon, Gilmartin, through Gilmartin Design and Landscape in Newcastle, will able to show off her arrangements in person.
A perennial favorite takes the stage at Heartwood Regional Theater Company in Damariscotta, as farce, melodrama, absurdity and horror blend smoothly into a delicious concoction that has delighted audiences for over 70 years. “Arsenic & Old Lace,” by Joseph Kesserling, opens May 2 in the Poe Theater, at Lincoln Academy.
Southport School is having a 4-year-old/kindergarten registration on Wednesday, May 14 from 1 to 3 p.m. Please call the school (207-633-3132) to set up an appointment for your child. To qualify for the 4-year-old program, your child must turn 4 before October 15, 2014. To qualify for the kindergarten program, your child must turn 5 before October 15, 2014.
Maine State Music Theatre’s 2014 season will explode on stage on Wednesday, June 4. While season tickets have been and remain currently available, single tickets to individual shows are on sale, April 30 starting at 9 a.m. Many shows will sell out, so call to get your tickets today. Tickets will be available online at www.msmt.org, over the phone by calling 207-725-8769, or in person by visiting the Box Office located at 22 Elm Street in Brunswick.
An accident on Route 27 backed up traffic for more than 40 minutes at approximately 6:52 a.m. on April 18.
Crews from Boothbay, Boothbay Harbor and the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office responded to a single car accident on Route 27 near Jason Circle and Hardwick Road after a red Ford pickup truck left the road and hit a tree.
The Friends of Colonial Pemaquid is offering the sixth graders of the Bristol Consolidated School a chance to experience living history at Plimoth Plantation in Massachusetts.
With proceeds from the Howell Fund, an endowment established in the name of founding president Jan Howell, the Friends are funding this initial trip.
It was with great interest that I read in today's Boothbay Register online edition of the Walkability Study and new "branding" of the region effort. I couldn't agree more with the purpose of the study as I perceive it: to put a consistent and impressive face on the region for the purpose of attracting more visitors and in general, just improving the quality of life of the region.
The Alumni Banquet, sponsored by the Boothbay Region Alumni Association, will be held Sunday, June 1 in the gymnasium of the Boothbay Region Elementary School. We will feature a guest speaker at the banquet, so please join us. The members of the senior class will be guests of the Alumni Association and will be admitted free of charge.
On April 4, the dining common at Lincoln Academy was once again host to the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office annual awards banquet. Each year, for the past nine years, Sheriff Todd Brackett and his command staff have hosted a dinner and awards ceremony honoring staff, as well as community members and service organizations that support the mission of the sheriff’s office.