News

  • Boothbay Region Community Resource Council (BRCRC) is proud to announce that Set For Success founder Sue Burge has been nominated for the 2019 Maine Mother of Achievement Award.

  • Boothbay selectmen heard from four nonprofit organizations Feb. 13 seeking larger contributions for the next fiscal year.

  • The Boothbay Region YMCA is launching its annual Knickerbocker Fund Drive to support summer camp scholarships for Boothbay region children and youth.

  • Midcoast Humane is inviting residents and businesses to join them at two town hall meetings in Damariscotta and Boothbay Harbor to hear how the community can continue to help them make life better for animals and people in Lincoln County.

  • Boothbay-Boothbay Harbor CSD School Committee

    The Consolidated School District (CSD) School Committee received updates and further discussion on a few topics Feb. 14 including a potential Boothbay Region High School boys’ lacrosse team. Members also heard from BRHS teachers Mark Gorey and Skip L'Heureux on cyberbullying.

  • Post offices across the state will be closed on Monday, Feb. 18, as we celebrate Presidents Day. Street delivery on Monday will be limited to guaranteed overnight parcels and there will be no collection of mail.

    Full retail and delivery operations will resume on Tuesday, Feb. 19.

  • Forget the roses and chocolates. On Valentine’s Day those looking for a sweet way to celebrate were at the Community Center when it opened its doors for the fourth annual cookie walk.

  • Lincoln County Courts

    Eugene Sukeforth, 83, of Wiscasset, was sentenced to 15 years in prison, followed by a lifetime of supervised release, after he pleaded guilty in November to one count of Gross Sexual Assault, a Class A crime, involving a minor.

  • Edgecomb

    Edgecomb residents are likely to see a hefty increase in the next year’s school budget. The school committee is recommending a $3,172,191 budget which reflects a 10.9 percent increase. Edgecomb school officials explained their proposed FY20 school spending plan on Feb.

  • St. Andrews Village, Wiscasset Elementary School, Valentine’s Day, singing

    Love was in the air Thursday, Feb. 14 at St. Andrews Village.

  • On March 2, The Morris Farm and Chewonki will co-convene the 5th annual Lincoln County Food Security Forum at Chewonki. We are fortunate this year to bring Dr. Donna Beegle, a nationally renowned public speaker, author, and national poverty expert to Maine to give the forum’s keynote address.

  • The days of taxation without representation for some Boothbay Harbor Sewer District members may be numbered. The district is seeking a charter change to let Boothbay residents serve as trustees. The district was created in 1962 and incorporated Boothbay’s geographic region in 2006.

  • Central Lincoln County Ambulance Service's new service chief, Nick Bryant, met with Edgecomb selectmen Feb. 11.

    Bryant explained he has been a full-time member of the service since joining in 2010, following his graduation from college.

  • Press release

    Midcoast Conservancy’s Conservation Committee recently met for the first time following the merger between Midcoast and Medomak Valley Land Trust. The event yielded a summary of progress to date and plans for the future, and offered a picture of a growing, thriving organization.

  • Rebuilding Together-Lincoln County, an affiliate of leading national nonprofit organization Rebuilding Together, announced Feb. 13 it will receive a $30,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

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