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Red Sox Sweep Nationals – Win 3-0 On 4th of July
The Boston Red Sox swept the Washington Nationals, winning on the 4th of July 3-0 behind the 6 inning pitching performance of Eduardo Rodriguez.
No Beacon No Justice – Chief In the Dog House #chiefowesbeacon
Kim Swan, a dog lover among dog lovers was the Grand Marshall during the 2018 4th of July Parade in Bar Harbor, but there were "thousands" of disappointed parade goers when they didn't see Beacon in the Bar Harbor Fire Truck!
Beach Hazard Statement for July 4th
There is a Beach Hazard Warning in effect today, Wednesday, July 4th 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.
Red Sox Blast 3 Homers In 11-3 Victory Over Nationals on July3rd
The Boston Red Sox went deep 3 times on Tuesday, July 3rd and clobbered the Washington Nationals on Tuesday July 3rd by a score of 11-3.
Cooling Off For Free In Bar Harbor and Ellsworth
The 4th of July is going to be a scorcher! Temperatures in the Bar Harbor and Ellsworth area are supposed to be in the upper 80's with just a slight breeze. You're going to need to cool off, so here are a couple of suggestions and bonus they're FREE
Should Beacon Ride in the Bar Harbor Fire Truck ? [POLL]
Should Beacon Be Allowed to Ride in the Bar Harbor 4th of July Parade in the Bar Harbor Fire Truck? Take the Poll!
Bar Harbor 4th of July Parade Route
The 4th of July is going to be beautiful in Bar Harbor with temperatures in the mid 80's and sunny skies! A beautiful day to watch one of the biggest and best parades in the State!
Porcello Hits and Pitches Red Sox Back to 1st Place
The Boston Red Sox are again in sole possession of 1st place thanks to Rick Porcello who hit and pitched the Red Sox to a 4-3 victory over the Washington Nationals in the 1st game of the 3 game series on Monday July 2nd.
Ellsworth Girls Are District 1 9/10 Champions
Congratulations to the Ellsworth Girls 9/10 Softball Team, who are the District 1 Champions after beating Machias 6-5 in extra innings on Monday night at DeMeyer Field.
Air Quality Alert For Tuesday July 3
The Maine Department of Environmental Protection has issued an air quality alert for Coastal Hancock County including the higher elevations of Acadia National Park from 10AM to 10PM on Tuesday July 3rd.