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Catanese Family Benefit Saturday August 20th in Trenton

You're invited this Saturday to the Beacon Bar and Grill in Trenton for a benefit for the family of Andrew Catanese. The event takes place from Noon to 4 p.m. On May 14th, the world changed suddenly for the Catanese Family. Andrew has been going through some significant medical issues. He has been unable to work which has put extra stress on an already stressful situation.
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I Thought Cicadas Lived in the South, But I Found One in Maine

It's one of the creepiest looking bugs I've ever seen, but I was fascinated when I realized it's a cicada. Did you know that cicadas can be found in Maine? I sure didn't. I thought of them as southern insects. Last year, my husband and I traveled to his hometown in New Jersey, and they were everywhere. If you've never heard them, they make a unique sound that is, at first, pretty cool. Eventually, however, it becomes a lot of noise.

1 Man Is Dead After an Explosion and Fire at a Stonington Home

The State Fire Marshal's Office is investigating the cause of a fire and explosion that claimed the life of a Stonington man. Maine Department of Public Safety spokesperson Shannon Moss says the initial call came in just before 9:00 Sunday morning, of a fire at a Stonington residence that was reported to have started with a loud explosion. Crews responded to the house at 160 Fifield Road and called in the State Fire Marshal's Office to investigate. One person was found in the fire and the remains were transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Augusta.

MDI Football Begins 2-A-Days [PHOTOS]

Monday August 15th was the 1st day of the Fall High School Athletic Season and the MDI Football Team began 2-a-Days with conditioning practice from 6 am to 8 am. The Trojans had a great turnout, with about 36 boys ready to suit up. Our 1st game that we will...

Bob Marley Visited ‘Thunda Hole’ In Bar Harbor Over The Weekend

Maine’s favorite funny guy paid a visit to "Baahr Haarbahr" to just be a regular tourist. Sunday was the epitome of a perfect late summer day, so comedian Bob Marley, took full advantage, by stopping by the incredible Thunder Hole, at Acadia National Park in Bar Harbor, which features a natural rock inlet, where waves crash with a thunderous boom & high-flying foam when seas are up.

Red Sox 2-Hit Yankees Win 3-0 [VIDEO]

The Boston Red Sox 2-hit the New York Yankees Sunday night, winning 3-0 in just 2 hours and 15 minutes. Michael Wacha was reinstated from the injured list, with the Red Sox optioning Darwinzon Hernandez down to Worcester. Wacha was brilliant, going 7.0 innings and allowing just 2 hits, while striking out 9 and walking 1. He retired the 1st 14 batters he faced (4.2 inninigs), on 47 pitches, before allowing a 2-out single in the 5th inning.

Cool Off at Glen Mary in Bar Harbor

The Glen Mary Wading Pool in Bar Harbor hasn't been open this year because of plumbing issues but kudos to the Public Works Department and others who are trying to make the best of a bad situation. They have now set up sprinklers at Glen Mary!. Bethany Leavitt the Public...

A Milbridge Woman Directs The New Diane Keaton Movie ‘Mack & Rita’

Did you know that a new major motion picture was directed by someone from right here in Maine?. Kathryn Aselton was born in Milbridge. She competed in pageants in 1995 and was Miss Maine Teen USA 1995 and first runner-up at Miss Teen USA 1995. She graduated from Narraguagus High School in Harrington. She then attended Boston University School of Communications for two years before moving to Los Angeles to act.

More Than 50 Cows Survived a Scary Fire at a Gorham Dairy Farm

A Gorham family is grieving the loss of several of their dairy cows, as well as their barn after a scary fire in Gorham Tuesday night. In cases like this, I guess you focus on the positive. At least 50 cows survived the fire at the Flaggy Meadow Farm because they were out in the pasture when it started. None of the people on the farm were injured. And firefighters were able to limit the fire to the barn, so two houses and several outbuildings on the property weren't damaged.