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Photo Hancock County Sheriff's Department
Photo Hancock County Sheriff's Department

Missing 19 Year Old Found [UPDATE]

Sunday morning update June 25 - The Hancock County Sheriff's Department is reporting that Andrew is safe, no longer missing and back home. They thank everyone who shared the report.

Please be on the lookout for Andrew Bossart who is 19 years old. He was last seen wearing a red T-Shirt, shorts and brown boots.

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Twitter via MinuteMan04
Twitter via MinuteMan04

#MoreRealisticStateMottos Was Trending Last Night And Maine Had Some Really Good Ones

Every so often, there's a great hashtag on Twitter that brings everyone in from across the country for one common cause; to be as sarcastic as humanly possible...

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Photo Katie Churchill
Photo Katie Churchill

Skatepark Opening Celebration

After 9 years of fundraising and more than 10 years of planning and dreaming, the MDI Skatepark, located next to the Ballfield and across the street from the MDI YMCA, will celebrate it's grand opening on Sunday, June 25th from 1 PM to 3 PM.

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Tonic
Tonic

This Powerful Video About Maine Lobstermen Addicted to Heroin Will Make You Rethink The Opioid Epidemic

This up close and personal look at Mainers hooked on heroin in Washington County will give you a whole new perspective on the ongoing opioid crisis.

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high_tide_restaurant via Instagram
high_tide_restaurant via Instagram

9 Restaurants Where You Can Eat Outside On The Water In Eastern Maine

Summer is finally here, and although you'd like to eat outside and enjoy the long days and sweet weather, you don't necessarily want to cook or grill. The great new is that in eastern Maine we have so many options to eat outside with water views and service!

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Category: Articles, Food, Lists, Newsletter
Courtesy Bar Harbor Chamber of Commerce
Courtesy Bar Harbor Chamber of Commerce

Island Explorer’s Summer Schedule

The free Island Explorer's summer schedule begins Friday, June 23rd and will run through August 31st. The fall schedule will run September 1st through Columbus Day October 9th.

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Photo Shelby O'Neil
Photo Shelby O'Neil

From Bar Harbor to the Bayou – Tropical Storm Cindy Edition

I spoke to Shelby O'Neil this afternoon, and she told me that she and her vessel are heading out to resupply one of the big rigs in the Gulf Coast with groceries and supplies they need to continue production. As you may have heard Tropical Storm Cindy is in the Gulf of Mexico and Tropical Storm Warnings have been issued for parts of Texas and Louisiana,

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Monty J. Rand
Monty J. Rand

Walls A Finalist For NAC Man Of The Year

Husson University student-athlete Ben Walls (Bar Harbor, ME) is one of seven finalists for the North Atlantic Conference Man of the Year Award. The award goes to a graduating student who has excelled in athletics, academics, service and leadership.

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Amanda McDonald
Amanda McDonald

5 Awesome Maine Caves To Visit This Summer

Maine has tons of caves to explore and new ones are being found all the time! From ice caves to caves with dark histories here are some of our favorites.

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Getty Images

Best Places to Buy July 4th Fireworks Near Bangor

July 4th is just around the corner, and now that fireworks are legal here in Maine, we thought we'd make a list of stores near Bangor that sell fireworks.

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