Juvenile arrested for allegedly threatening Rockland officer with knife
ROCKLAND (WGME) -- A juvenile is facing charges after being accused of threatening a Rockland police officer with a knife. Authorities say officers responded to a report of a juvenile who allegedly stole alcohol from a store on Wednesday. The juvenile ran off before officers arrived, but police say they...
Old Town’s Rally Comes Up Short – Oceanside Girls Win State Class B Title [STATS/PHOTOS]
The Old Town Girls spotted the Oceanside Mariners too big of a lead in the 1st Half, and despite outscoring the Mariners 10-3 in the 3rd Quarter came up short, losing in the State Class B Title Game, 33-25 at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor on Friday, March 1st.
Rockland's Seafood Scene: Three Must-Visit Restaurants for Oceanic Delights
This article presents a guide to three exceptional seafood restaurants located in Rockland. If you've had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments, we'd love to hear your thoughts. Please feel free to share your experiences in the comments section below!
Waldoboro woman's home hit twice by storms, wind takes roof off home
WALDOBORO (WGME) -- Thursday’s strong winds caused several thousand power outages overnight and left behind some significant damage. One Waldoboro woman was especially hard hit. Her home was damaged for the second time in a matter of months. “My roof came off in the wind,” Waldoboro resident Jennifer Grierson...
Call for member art; artists encouraged to join the Maine Art Gallery
“All artists have some kind of story to tell about a teacher or mentor whose methods, influence and work contributed to their personal development and maturity as artists,” says noted artist, author and teacher David Dewey in reference to the Maine Art Gallery’s upcoming show, “Generations: Legacy of Mentors 2024.” Dewey, who will jury the art, noted that the artists selected for this show will share their stories about significant artist-teachers and mentors who made critical contributions to their personal and artist development.
Orono Boys Repeat as Class B State Champs Beating Oceanside 56-48 [STATS/PHOTOS]
The Orono Boy's Basketball Team repeated as Class B State Champions, beating Oceanside, 56-48 for the 2nd consecutive year to win the Gold Ball. Orono never trailed in the game. Oceanside managed to tie the game at 41-41 with 5:48 left to play in the 4th Quarter, but from there Orono outscored the Mariners, 15-7. Orono went 7-11 from the foul line in the 4th Quarter as Oceanside was forced to foul.
Wiscasset Senior Center News
The next public supper will be Wednesday, March 6. The menu will consist of French onion soup, rolls, salad, roast turkey, mashed potato, stuffing, gravy, squash, peas, and pumpkin carrot cake. The cost is $10 for members and $12 for nonmembers. Additional meals may be purchased for takeout at the...
A profound thanks to the Warren community, first responders, medical staff and citizens who came to family’s aid
Regular readers may recall Sarah Thompson’s August 19 article about an accident at the intersection of Western and Camden roads. Even if you missed the article and news of the crash, I’ve come to learn that most residents are familiar with that problematic intersection. My name is Justin...
A Toast to Rockland: The 3 Pubs That Are Redefining Nightlife
This article presents an exploration of three noteworthy pubs in Rockland. Have you had the chance to visit any of these establishments? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts and experiences. Please share your comments below!
Dive into Flavor: Top 3 Seafood Restaurants in Round Pond
This article presents three exquisite seafood restaurants located in Round Pond. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments? We would love to hear about your experiences, so please feel free to leave your comments below!
Knox County Criminal Docket closed cases
ROCKLAND — The following cases were closed in Knox County Unified Court from Feb. 10-23. Tyler Alkire, 25, of Canaan, operating under the influence (alcohol) in Union May 19, 2023, $500 fine, 10 days in jail, license suspended 150 days. David Atwood, 55, of Union, theft by unauthorized taking...
Waldoboro Planning Board Approves 98-Acre Subdivision
The Waldoboro Planning Board approved a 98.09-acre subdivision on Old Augusta Road and an agricultural events center slated for Robinson Road during its meeting on Thursday, Feb. 22. The subdivision, proposed by father-son company Bucktail LLC, divides a parcel of land bordered by Chapel Road to the southwest, Feylers Corner...
Lincoln County property transfers in February
Lincoln County Registry of Deeds provided the following information on property transfers recorded in February:. Alna: Tobin, Lorna D. to Wihlborg, James H. and Wihlborg, Barbara T.; Blake, Lorrie A. P R and Sidelinger, Kenneth W. Est to Blake, Lorrie A. Tr and Ashby, Darlene; Blake, Lorrie A. Tr and Ashby, Darlene to Pinkham, Michael D.
Watch Live: Maine Class B Girls state championship game
The game between No. 2 Old Town and No. 1 Oceanside will be played at 6 p.m. at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor.
NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETING
Notice is hereby given that the Newcastle Planning Board will hold a Special Meeting on Thursday, March 7, 2024 at 6:30 PM at the Clayton V. Huntley Jr. Fire Station, located at 86 River Road, Newcastle. This Special Meeting will be in addition to the regularly scheduled meetings of the Planning Board.
It’s time for theater summer camp enrollment
Heartwood Theater Summer Camp enrollment is open for students graduating grades 5-12. This three-week intensive theater experience will provide young performers with a unique, challenging, and wide-ranging approach to theater performance, culminating in a 35 to 45 minute original theatrical production for public enjoyment. Enrollment is limited to 20 students,...
Newcastle Man in Critical Condition After I-95 Crash
A Newcastle 19-year-old sustained life-threatening injuries on Monday, Feb. 26 while driving on Interstate 95 near mile marker 113 in Augusta. According to a press release from the Maine Department of Public Safety, Jack Duncan was driving his silver 2003 Toyota Tacoma northbound just before 7:30 a.m. when the vehicle went off the road and into the median, striking a tree.
Art Advocate Donna McNeil’s Imaginative Home Inside an 1860’s Era Church
Where can we find greater structural clarity than in the wooden buildings of the old?” asked the legendary Bauhaus architect Mies van der Rohe. “Where else can we find such unity of material, construction, and form? Here the wisdom of whole generations is stored.”. This might seem surprising...
Everrick Malcolm Moody
LincolnHealth Miles Maternity is excited to welcome handsome baby boy, Everrick Malcolm Moody. Born on Saturday, Sept. 16, 2023 at 2:44 p.m., Everrick weighed 8 pounds, 1 ounce and was 20 1/4 inches long. He is welcomed by his proud parents, Hillary and Dylan Moody, of Jefferson, and his excited siblings, Emerson and Emmett.
New Ambassadors at Sea appointed at Museum of Maritime Pets
ROCKLAND — The Museum of Maritime Pets announce the appointment of two new Ambassadors at Sea. Tea and Riki, newest feline crew aboard the Barque Picton Castle, are currently underway on the ship’s eighth circumnavigation under Captain Dan Moreland. The Picton Castle was originally built as a fishing trawler and later became a minesweeper and convoy escort before reverting back to fishing and then cargo hauling. She was named after a Welsh castle in Pembrokeshire and when not at sea her home port is in Lunenberg NS.