The Bar Harbor Chamber of Commerce held their Annual Awards Dinner last night, October 17th at the Atlantic Oceanside Hotel and Conference Center, and presented it's annual awards.

Here's Jennifer Wright, the Event's Coordinator of the Bar Harbor Chamber of Commerce to tell you who won, and give a little glimpse at the Annual Bed Races held in Bar Harbor on November 9th.

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Each year the Bar Harbor Chamber of Commerce recognizes excellence in our business community by presenting awards in four categories: Business Sustaining Member of the Year Award for a business member located outside of Bar Harbor; the Rising Star Award, given to a new, up-and-coming business; the Environmental Leader Award, given to a business that has shown leadership in our community through its sustainable practices; and finally, its Business of the Year Award for a member who has demonstrated excellence in operations and performance over the past twelve months.

The 2013 winners are:

Business Sustaining Member of the Year Award: Downeast Scenic Railroad

The Rising Star Award: Wild Iris Farm

The Environmental Leader Award: College of the Atlantic

The Business of the Year Award: Reel Pizza Cinerama

Cadillac Award Winner : Earl Brechlin - Editor of the Mount Desert Islander