• Boneheads’ ‘smokin hot’ show

    Mon, 09/28/2020 - 10:30am

    The Boneheads returned to the Opera House at Boothbay Harbor for a second show ( they also played in early July) in 2020 on Sept. 26.

  • Boothbay Harbor gets a Trump boat parade

    Tue, 09/22/2020 - 8:15am

    Lobstermen and powerboaters rallied for President Donald Trump in Boothbay Harbor’s second boat parade Sept. 19.

  • 9/11: Reminders to remember

    Fri, 09/11/2020 - 12:00pm

    Area fire departments, businesses and homeowners reminded passers-by Sept. 11 should be a day to be remembered by putting out displays, lowering flags to half mast and posting signs.

  • Seeing: Pandemic reminders

    Fri, 09/04/2020 - 8:00am

    Glenda Booth of Alexandria, Virginia, who has contributed photos to the newspaper in the past, has visited the Boothbay region every summer for many years and recently spent a month here.

  • CSD projects, COVID-19 prep wind down

    Wed, 09/02/2020 - 8:30am

    As crews finish paving and landscaping the Boothbay Region High and Elementary Schools’ entrances, what can be seen isn’t all the Boothbay or Boothbay Harbor taxpayer gets.

  • Boothbay Region Y-Arts dancers entertain on the Common

    Sun, 08/30/2020 - 10:45am

    A late afternoon performance by 14 young dancers entertained the 50-plus relatives and friends on the Boothbay Common for about an hour on Friday, Aug. 28.

  • Linekin Bay Resort presents “Dirty Dancing” as boat-in movie

    Sat, 08/29/2020 - 3:30pm

    Boaters and Linekin Bay Resort guests enjoyed the film “Dirty Dancing” Thursday evening, Aug. 27.

  • Fans of CMBG

    Thu, 08/13/2020 - 7:45am

    These creatures certainly enjoy the abundance of flowers and plants at Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens in Boothbay.

  • 27th annual Rowgatta a success

    Tue, 08/11/2020 - 8:30am

    The Boothbay Region YMCA 27th annual Rowgatta on Barters Island Aug. 8 got blue skies and light winds.

  • Both sides of the bridge

    Fri, 07/24/2020 - 2:30pm

    The views from both sides of a bridge are sometimes different, while other times, very similar.

  • A beautiful July afternoon

    Tue, 07/21/2020 - 4:00pm

    While quiet for peak-season summer, Boothbay Harbor is still very much alive and beautiful as ever.

  • Boothbay Harbor night skies alight on Independence Day

    Tue, 07/07/2020 - 8:45am

    Unlike many towns across New England, Boothbay Harbor saw the night sky lit with fireworks July 4.

  • Ocean Point Horribles Parade rolls on

    Sun, 07/05/2020 - 10:00am

    The annual July 4 Horribles Parade at Ocean Point, Boothbay again featured the drum beating, red, white and blue – either with American flags, in dress, or vehicle adornments – as well as character

  • Car parade celebrates St. Andrews Village’s 20th anniversary

    Thu, 07/02/2020 - 12:45pm

    Families, friends and local organizations decorated their cars, trucks and vans to parade through the St.

  • 36 boats get blessed

    Mon, 06/22/2020 - 7:30am

    Thirty-six fishing boats motored past the Boothbay Harbor Fish Pier Sunday afternoon, June 21 as area clergy blessed them with kind words and holy water.

  • BRES’s Toby LeConte retires after 45 years

    Wed, 06/17/2020 - 7:45am

    Boothbay Region Elementary School special education teacher Toby LeConte is retiring after 45 years.

  • Wiscasset’s Class of 2020 reaches finish line

    Sat, 06/13/2020 - 10:00am

    A Queen song and senior Natalie Potter pointed out, the champions at Wiscasset Speedway Friday night were Wiscasset Middle High School’s Class of 2020.

  • Flowers of CMBG

    Sat, 06/13/2020 - 8:30am

    Photographer Martin Grassie of Brunswick, an occasional contributor to our newspapers and a 2020 Maine Photography Show prize winner, recently visit

  • BRES 8th grade graduation parade

    Wed, 06/10/2020 - 6:15pm

    Boothbay Region Elementary School celebrated its rising freshmen with a drive-thru certificate hand-off and parade June 9.

  • Boothbay region gathers in solidarity to mourn George Floyd

    Tue, 06/09/2020 - 8:45am

    Around 300 Boothbay region community members gathered June 7 to mourn the loss of George Floyd with flags and signs bearing expressions of the Black Lives Matter movement.