The Ellsworth area lost one of those bigger than life individuals today, with the passing of Jim Card. My thoughts and prayers go out to his family, his wife Shannon, son Cote and daughters Morgan and Madison and all those touched by Jimmy.
75 years ago today, November 18th, my father with his family emigrated to the United States and arrived from Hungary. Along with my father Charles, were his brother, Gabe, and their father George and mother Gabrielle.
Trees already weak from the October 30th storm are being tested on Friday, November 10th, as winds come from the Northwest, blowing 20 to 30 miles per hour with gusts up to 55 miles per hour. Consequently, there are power outages in the Emera Maine service area.