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Beach Hazards Statement Friday July 13
There is a Beach Hazard Warning in effect today, Friday, July 13th through 8PM this evening. Areas affected include Acadia National Park, Lamoine Beach, Schoodic Point Peninsula, Castine, Roque Bluffs State Park and Quoddy Head State Park.
No Anticipated Increases in Bar Harbor Sewer or Water Rates
Here's some great news for Bar Harbor residents and businesses! The proposed Bar Harbor 2019 Fiscal Year Sewer and Water Rates will see no increase
Mookie Slams Red Sox Past Blue Jays 6-4 [VIDEO]
The Boston Red Sox were trailing the Blue Jays 2-1 in the bottom of the 4th when Mookie Betts came to the plate with the bases loaded and 2 out. 13 pitches later the bases were clear and the Red Sox were leading 5-2 after Mookie Betts hit a monster grand slam over the Green Monster and out of Fenway…
Bay Ferries Proposes Bringing The Cat Back to Bar Harbor
On July 11th Bay Ferries Limited submitted a 20 page proposal to the Town of Bar Harbor, to return ferry service between Bar Harbor and Nova Scotia. The proposal entitled "Helping Bar Harbor Build Its Future" calls for ferry service to begin between Bar Harbor and Nova Scotia in June 2019 …
Barker Finishes Maine Amateur Tied for 14th
MDI's Brent Barker started the final day of the 99th Maine Amateur Golf Tournament in 15th place, and after a tough day, actually improved 1 spot, finishing the tourney, played at Belgrade Lakes Country Club in 14th place.
EHS’s Ethan Kane Featured in Shriner’s Magazine
It's funny how things come around. Case in point, 2018 Ellsworth High School graduate Ethan Kane who is representing Ellsworth in the 29th Annual Maine Lobster Bowl which will be played on July 21st.
Today Might Be a Good Day to Go to Thunder Hole
Today, Thursday, July 12th might be a good day to head to Thunder Hole in Acadia National Park.
9 Wins in a Row for the Red Sox- Beat Rangers 4-2 Wednesday Night
The Boston Red Sox beat the Texas Rangers 4-2 Wednesday night, July 11th, for their 9th win in row! They are 37-15 (.712) in their last 52 games and 14-2 in their last 16 games. The Red Sox's record of 65-29 is the major league's best.
Barker Makes Cut at Maine Amateur
MDI Girls Basketball Coach Brent Barker is quite the coach but he's a really good golfer, as his showing in the Maine Amateur taking place at Belgrade Country Club can attest.
July 9th Ellsworth Boil Water Order Lifted
The Boil Water Order issued on Monday July 9th for parts of Ellsworth was lifted as of 1:35 PM Wednesday, July 11th after testing of the water