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Mount Desert Islander First Place Award Photo Courtesy Mount Desert Islander
Mount Desert Islander First Place Award Photo Courtesy Mount Desert Islander

Islander Honored

It's always great to see someone local honored, whether it's statewide, regionally or nationally. It's extra special when it's someone within your industry. Congratulations go out to our friends at the Mount Desert Islander!

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Anthem of the Seas in Bar Harbor August 29, 2016 Photo Chris Popper Townsquare Media
Anthem of the Seas in Bar Harbor August 29, 2016 Photo Chris Popper Townsquare Media

Economic Impact of Cruise Ships Visiting Bar Harbor

Love them or hate them, the cruise ships visiting Bar Harbor have a HUGE economic impact on the Village of Bar Harbor. The University of Maine School of Economics published a paper on the economic impact from visitors during the 2016 season.

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Photo Jupiter Images via Thinkstock
Photo Jupiter Images via Thinkstock

Happy Birthday Bar Harbor (Eden)

Happy Birthday Bar Harbor! Bar Harbor, or Eden, was incorporated on this day, February 23rd 1796! That makes Bar Harbor 221 years old!

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2014 Oscar Nominations
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Oscar Party at Reel Pizza to Benefit the Jesup

If you're a movie fan, a fan of good food, a fan of the Jesup Memorial Library in Bar Harbor, a fan of improv or maybe a fan of just having a good time, then Sunday night February 26th is your night! It's the Annual Oscars at Reel Pizza to benefit the Jesup Memorial Library.

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Takemytripdotcom via You Tube
Takemytripdotcom via You Tube

Park Loop Road Named Maine’s Best Scenic Road [VIDEO]

Business Insider just picked the Best Scenic Roads in Every State and the road they chose in Maine, was the Park Loop Road in Acadia National Park.

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Sophomore Forward Hannah Shaw #31
Junior Forward Hannah Shaw #31 Courtesy Endicott College

Shaw Named to All-CCC 1st Team

Former MDI Trojan Hannah Shaw was selected to the All-CCC (Commonwealth Coast Conference) 1st Team this year, despite missing 8 games midseason with a back injury.

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Photo Courtesy Criterion Theatre
Photo Courtesy Criterion Theatre

Criterion Theatre to Add Elevator

The historic 1932 Criterion Theatre in Bar Harbor will be closed briefly from Friday March 3rd through Wednesday March 15th as they will be adding an elevator.

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Photo John Patten via Facebook Video
Photo John Patten via Facebook Video

Thunder Hole Slow Mo In the Winter [VIDEO]

Thunder Hole and Acadia National Park aren't just enjoyable during Spring, Summer and Fall. You can experience peaceful solitude and beauty during the Winter!

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Chip Somodevilla, Getty Images
Chip Somodevilla, Getty Images

Public Lot Snow Removal in Bar Harbor This Weekend

The Bar Harbor Public Work's Highway Division will be removing snow from the public parking lots beginning early Saturday morning, February 18th.

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Photo National Weather Service Caribou
Photo National Weather Service Caribou

Watch Becomes a Warning

The Winter Storm Watch has been turned into a Winter Storm Warning for Down East Maine, Bangor and the Upper Penobscot Valley. This includes Ellsworth, Bar Harbor, Bangor, Lincoln, Perry, Cherryfield and Machias. The Winter Storm Warning is in effect from 1 PM today, Wednesday, February 15th through 1 PM on Thursday, February 16th.

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