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  • Wednesday, May 18, 2022 - 8:15am

    For everyone yearning for signs of a summer “better than others have been for the past two years,” there’s great news! The incomparable Claw Down and Fishin’ for Fashion, hosted by the Boothbay Harbor Region Chamber of Commerce and a corps of volunteers, is back!

  • Tuesday, May 17, 2022 - 10:15am

    Rose Mooney is always sunny.  She has a can-do attitude and infectious energy to execute all of the functions of her multi-faceted job as the Director of Facilities at the Boothbay Region YMCA.

  • Tuesday, May 17, 2022 - 10:15am

    Camp K Clean-Up Day!

    Staff and volunteers will be meeting at Camp Knickerbocker on Saturday, June 4th to start opening up the campus for the summer!  While the Y’s maintenance and Camp K team have already been working hard to get our campuses ready for the 2022 summer season, there is still more to do! Such tasks include;

    Painting

    Yark Work

    Trash Patrol

    Creating Fire Pits

    Trail Blazing

    and so much more!

  • Thursday, May 12, 2022 - 6:15am

    Stephanie French,  a member of the business  insurance team at Allen Insurance and Financial, has earned the Certified Marine Insurance Professional designation from the International Institute for Marine Insurance Studies.

    The CMIP designation emphasizes critical skills in insurance underwriting, coverages marketing and client services for the marine and longshore industry.

    Requirements include:

  • Tuesday, May 10, 2022 - 12:45pm

    Our new summer menu focuses on our famous farm-to-table wood fired pizzas, fries, and unique shares!

    We are temporarily closed on Sundays due to lack of kitchen staff. If you’re interested in being a part of an incredible and rewarding team at Boothbay Brewery, apply through our job listing here!

    https://www.facebook.com/job_opening/1204952399950319/?source=share

  • Tuesday, May 3, 2022 - 9:15am

    Upon returning to real estate, Stephanie Poland brings competence, dedication, and integrity to her role as a sales agent at Newcastle Realty. Raised in Nobleboro, Stephanie has strong ties to the Mid-coast community which she relies upon to help her succeed in connecting with buyers and sellers of real estate. Through past and current professional endeavors, Stephanie is prepared to help you achieve your real estate goals.

  • Monday, May 2, 2022 - 10:45am
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    Friday, April 29, 2022 - 11:00am

    Detective Scott Hayden of the Lincoln County Sheriff Department spoke to residents at The Lincoln Home about a number of scams that target seniors. Although his presentation was geared to seniors, Detective Hayden reported these scams have affected all age groups in Lincoln County.

  • Wednesday, April 27, 2022 - 2:45pm

    Neily Author Talk: Deadly TrespassAuthor Talk with
    Sandra Neily

    A “Deadly” Mystery in the Maine Woods

    Saturday, May 14th
    Noon to 2 p.m.
    in the Great Room

  • Tuesday, April 26, 2022 - 4:00pm

    With the involvement of Newcastle Realty, Coastal Rivers Conservation Trust recently completed their largest single-day acquisition in the history of that organization. The newly obtained 476 acres located in Bristol will join an adjacent 230+ acres already in conservation with Coastal Rivers. By placing these parcels in conservation, Coastal Rivers works to ensure the preservation of important ecological necessities for generations to come.

  • Tuesday, April 26, 2022 - 12:30pm

    The Maine real estate market is beginning to see a gradual return of for-sale single-family homes. Statistics shared by Maine Listings show a 21.48 percent sales decline in March 2022 compared to March 2021, due to an ongoing lack of for-sale inventory combined with increased buyer demand. 1,031 homes were sold statewide last month with the median sales price (MSP) reaching $325,000, an increase of 21.04 percent from March of last year.

  • Community Lunch, Chris Sproul, benefit
    Tuesday, April 26, 2022 - 11:30am

    May 2nd brings the final Community Lunch of the season which will benefit Chris Sproul after the tragic loss of her home last week. Serving from 11:30-1, Haddock Chowder, rolls, and assorted other dishes will be served.  Please join us as we all gather for fellowship, food, and to rally around a beloved community member.

    All Are Welcome

  • New Hope Midcoast Domestic Abuse Discussion Project Maine Humanities Council Hunger Roxane Gay
    Sunday, April 24, 2022 - 6:00pm

    New Hope Midcoast, Midcoast Maine’s only Domestic Violence Resource Center, invites the public to join their first Discussion Project with the Maine Humanities Council. This two-part event will be held Wednesdays, April 20 and 27 from 6-7:30 p.m.

  • Thursday, April 21, 2022 - 3:06pm

    Smartphone Photography
    Thursday, May 26 from 10:00-11:00 a.m.
    on the Library Lawn

  • Lincoln Home Partners with Sheepscot Bay Physical Therapy
    Thursday, April 21, 2022 - 12:15pm
     
  • open restaurants, steaks, march madness
    Wednesday, April 20, 2022 - 9:15am

    Spring Fling Weekend will be the return of Suzie’s Fill the Boat w/ Love event at Brady’s this Sunday the 24th.  3 boats will be waiting to be filled for the Midcoast Humane Society, The Kid’s Clothing Closet, and the Food Pantry.  All cash donations and raffle proceeds will be split evenly between charities.  The raffle prizes this year are better than ever and include a Sea Bag, lobsters, gift cards from area businesses, & gift ba

  • Tuesday, April 19, 2022 - 12:45pm

    Companies in Maine and across the country face the challenge of rewarding employees and this struggle rose to the surface significantly during the pandemic. Striking the balance between a workable company budget and the satisfaction of the company’s human capital is critical.

  • Tuesday, April 19, 2022 - 10:15am

    Have you joined our email list yet?

    You'll receive our quarterly newsletter as well as occasional content and other updates from our organization!

    Sign up below now or follow the QR code to sign up in time to receive our next E-newsletter in May!

  • Two Salty Dogs Pet Outfitters
    Friday, April 15, 2022 - 10:30pm

    Good Day,

  • Monday, April 11, 2022 - 7:15am

    Safety in the workplace starts with good information, translated into good practice.

  • Friday, April 8, 2022 - 11:15am

    Helping local families achieve their real estate goals for over 30 years, Newcastle Realty prides itself on it’s team of talented Realtors. If you’re considering buying or selling real estate, give us a call today! We are your friends and neighbors at Newcastle Realty.

  • Friday, April 8, 2022 - 10:31am

    Exploring Library Digital Tools

    Tuesday, May 10 from 1:00-2:00 p.m.
    in the Great Room

  • Two Salty Dogs Pet Outfitters
    Thursday, April 7, 2022 - 4:45pm

    John and I were unloading a delivery into the shed on a frigid January morning. About halfway through, we heard some hard, heavy horn honking coming from down the hill.

    How's that for alliteration?

  • Thursday, April 7, 2022 - 8:15am

    Volunteer drivers are needed at Community Resource Council!

  • Friday, April 1, 2022 - 10:30am

    Hillary Barrett brings enthusiasm, competence, and strong community ties to her position at Newcastle Realty. Having worked a number of years in municipal government, hospitality, and insurance; real estate seemed like a natural next-step for Hillary, who has always had a strong interest in the industry. Each of Hillary’s professional experiences contribute to her ability to conduct real estate successfully.

  • Thursday, March 31, 2022 - 9:27am

    Earth Day 2022 Social Media banner

    Saturday, April 23, 2022
    10:00 a.m.—1:00 p.m. on the Library Lawn

  • Tuesday, March 29, 2022 - 1:42pm

    Email For Beginners

    Thursday, April 28 from 10:00-11:00 a.m.
    in the Great Room

    In this workshop for computer users of all skill levels, we’ll learn all about email.

  • Monday, March 28, 2022 - 9:00am

    It's Tax Time! Here are some Programs to assist with Income and Property Taxes!

  • Apartment Rental Special Seniors Retirement Boothbay
    Sunday, March 27, 2022 - 5:15pm

    SPECIAL: HALF OFF FIRST FULL MONTH’S RENT!

    Visit the APARTMENT SPECIAL page on our website for more details.

  • Friday, March 25, 2022 - 7:30am

    If your business stores any form of digital data, you need cyber insurance.

    This is another in our series of blog posts for businesses.
    This was written by Karen Reed - kreed(at)AllenIF.com or call 236-4311.

  • Thursday, March 24, 2022 - 6:15am

    When the best or worst happens, we know your insurance agent is not one of the first people you think of first. Even so, whatever change you are facing, chances are it affects or involves your insurance – so when change happens, give your agent  a call. We’re here to help.

  • Wednesday, March 23, 2022 - 11:15am

    WANTED: Astute and inspired individual!  BHML is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, as such, we are currently seeking to add a motivated, smart, and lively individual to help connect with our patrons, keep in touch with our donors, and celebrate and promote our library services.

  • Tuesday, March 22, 2022 - 2:30pm

    Persistent buyer demand for Maine real estate combined with low for-sale inventory continues to fuel a competitive market, driving sale prices higher. According to Maine Listings, February 2022 sales declined 17.33 percent compared to February 2021, while the median sales price (MSP) increased 21.48 percent, reaching $297,500. The MSP indicates that half of the homes were sold for more and half sold for less.

  • Monday, March 21, 2022 - 2:30pm

    If you’re looking for a change or a new position, why not consider working for Ocean Point Inn and Resort where you will be treated with respect, kindness and competitive compensation.  We are looking for an experienced Dining Room Manager with exceptional people skills to lead our team. This position includes housing if needed.

  • Monday, March 21, 2022 - 9:15am

    New Nicknames: Goob, Goober, Fudgie, Fudgebutt, Moveyerbutt, Watchitt, My Boyfriend (Sam), NOBITING!, NOJUMPIES!

  • Two Salty Dogs Pet Outfitters
    Monday, March 21, 2022 - 5:15am

    TALES OF THE COBRA LADY

    One busy October day, a woman came up to the counter with an armload of things.

  • boothbay drunk
    Saturday, March 19, 2022 - 3:15pm
    We'll be drunk Monday, March 21 and Tuesday the 22nd, resuming sobriety Wednesday, March 23rd at 10am.
     
  • Friday, March 18, 2022 - 6:00am

    Allen Insurance and Financial is pleased to announce that Kellie Doolen has obtained her license to sell property and casualty insurance in the state of Maine.

    Doolen joined the company in November 2019 as a scanning associate and receptionist, filling these key roles on the company’s support staff. Kellie is a graduate of the University of Maine; her previous career was in retail management and customer support.

  • winter in boothbay harbor
    Thursday, March 17, 2022 - 6:15am

    Winter in Boothbay Harbor leaves a person with lots of time on their hands. Most Mainers use this time to soul-search and cultivate a deep bond between themselves and nature. Maybe that's why Mainers are so stoic-- the winter gives them a rugged and lonely perspective that is ripe for introspection and personal-growth.

  • Wednesday, March 16, 2022 - 4:35pm

    Tech Talk April
    Tuesday, April 5 from 1:00-2:00pm
    in the Great Room

    Join us for our next Tech Talk with the library’s Community Technology Coordinator, Bethany.

  • Wednesday, March 16, 2022 - 6:00am

    Did you know that Two Salty Dogs has spread its nefarious social tentacles beyond this piffling newsletter and into places like The Pen Bay Pilot?

  • Tuesday, March 15, 2022 - 10:15am

    Originally from Jefferson and a Lincoln Academy graduate, Ashley Little has extensive knowledge of the Mid-coast area and the wonderful things it has to offer. Having worked a number of years in customer service and mortgage banking positions, Ashley joins Newcastle Realty with the enthusiasm and expertise necessary for helping clients achieve their real estate goals. Ashley credits her previous experience working as a mortgage processor for inspiring her to pursue a career in real estate.

  • Day of the Dogs - conclusion
    Tuesday, March 15, 2022 - 6:15am

     

    Many of you have seen me tapping away at my laptop at the end of the bar and just assume I am a sociopath hacking away at my manifesto. Or is it psychopath? Please write and tell me (Sarcasm).

  • Thursday, March 10, 2022 - 2:09pm

    Author Talk with
    Patrick Vanden Berghe

    Author of Valentin Henneman (1861-1930), artist between Bruges and Bangor

    Thursday, April 14th
    2:00-4:00 p.m. at Boothbay Harbor Town Hall

  • Tuesday, March 8, 2022 - 4:49pm

    Ukrainian Eggs 2Ukrainian Egg Painting Workshop

    Friday, April 8
    10:00 a.m.-noon
    in the Great Room

  • Friday, March 4, 2022 - 4:22pm

    Chess set

    BHML Chess Club
    Wednesdays starting March 16

  • Thursday, March 3, 2022 - 9:30am

    A recent addition to the Newcastle Realty team, Tate Sandrock brings with him competence, dedication, and integrity to his role as a real estate sales agent. Tate is a man of many talents, with his previous professional occupations including teaching, landscaping, and working as a personal trainer. Tate credits his success in real estate to his well-rounded employment history. In Tate’s words, “Providing outstanding customer service is something I am passionate about.

  • Tuesday, March 1, 2022 - 11:15am

    The first of this event series sold out with rave reviews, and now we are ready for round two with plenty of new features for our return guests to enjoy!

    Tickets are very limited so get yours now!

  • Tuesday, March 1, 2022 - 10:45am

    Representatives from the staff at Newcastle Realty presented a check for $1,450 to Lincoln Academy of Newcastle, Maine in support of their high school basketball program during a home game recently.

  • Tuesday, March 1, 2022 - 9:15am

    Our Winter months at The Lincoln Home have been filled with fun indoor activities that keep us connected and engaged with each other...indoor snowball fights, weekly wine and cheese socials, musical entertainers, lively Wii Bowling and Bingo games, baking, library visits, dog visits, bird watching from our windows, following the Stellar Sea Eagle’s journey, celebrating birthdays and Valentine’s Day. We enjoyed a day of pampering, new hair styles, manicures, pedicures and Reiki.