• Excavation has begun, and plans to build a 6,600 square-foot retail space at 295 Townsend Ave. in Boothbay Harbor, diagonally across from Hammond Lumber, are forging ahead, according to Seascape Investments, LLC property manager Pete Ripley.

  • A team of experienced counselors and state and federal agency staff will present a morning workshop Tuesday, Oct. 3, from 8 to 9:30 a.m. for people planning a new business or considering changes to their existing enterprise.  

  • Sarah Lutte is growing flowers.

  • Boothbay Region Community Navigator

    New Ventures Maine and Boothbay Region Community Navigator are partnering to offer My Money Works, a free, five-week class beginning Sept.

  • The Boothbay Harbor Region Chamber of Commerce will host a Business After Hours for the Boothbay Region Community Resource Council on Wednesday, Sept. 20 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Linekin Bay Resort, 92 Wall Point Road, Boothbay Harbor.

  • Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity evaluator, recently awarded Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences a four-star rating, its top distinction. This is the first time Charity Navigator has evaluated the Laboratory’s business practices.

  • Starting Monday, Oct. 16 in Brunswick and Wednesday, Oct. 25 in Boothbay Harbor, New Ventures Maine will offer My Next Career Move, a free month-long class to help you take charge of your career and create an action plan to achieve success.

  • Improving our local economy in ways that build on the region’s assets is a high priority for each town in the Boothbay peninsula. On Sept.

  • After 40 years of innovative and dedicated service to this community, Dr. Ed Kitfield has transferred ownership of his practice to Dr. Cortney Linville. Our strong, compassionate team is not changing, however.

  • Students at the Boothbay Sea and Science Center capped off their summer program with a day-long visit to  the University of Maine’s Darling Marine Center.

  • The public is invited to visit Mook Sea Farm and its grow-out sites and enjoy delectable oysters at the University of Maine Cooperative Extension Knox-Lincoln Counties annual meeting 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept.

  • Calypso, a Boothbay Harbor boutique that features contemporary clothing, jewelry and accessories, will host a trunk show Sept. 8, featuring ceramic beadwork and jewelry from a small workshop in Kenya, Africa that is run solely by native women.

  • Debby Schling, a successful real estate broker with Newcastle Realty for over 10 years, was named the 2017 Realtor of the Year by the Lincoln County Council of the Merrymeeting Board of Realtors in June.

  • Maine Maritime Museum

    Maine Maritime Museum and Red Cloak Haunted History Tours are again offering their popular “Lighthouse Legends and Lore” boat excursions, including a landing on Burnt Island and exploration of the haunted lighthouse station (keeper’s house, boat house, tower) there. A portion

  • If you’ve ever had a drink, a meal, or both at Schooner Landing in Damariscotta, no doubt you’ve seen the big, bright, red-hulled boat tied up at a dock beside the restaurant.