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Route 3 Corridor Work W/E May 13th

Work continues on the Route 3 Corridor in Bar Harbor. Remember the One-Way Loop is running with the Crooked Road Detour. Be sure to slow down as there is plenty of wildlife along the detour route! Here's the scope of work for the week ending May 13th

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Jordan's Restaurant on Rt. 1 in Ellsworth, Google
Jordan's Restaurant on Rt. 1 in Ellsworth, Google

Landmark Ellsworth Restaurant ‘Will Not Be Opening’ Following Death Of Family Member

The future is uncertain for Jordan's Snack Bar, part of the Ellsworth community for the past 35 years, after the death of 22-year-old Andrew Jordan, the son and grandson of the restaurant's owners.

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Californians Vote In Special Election On Budget Ballot Measures
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Southwest Harbor Election Results

Voters in Southwest Harbor went to the polls on Tuesday, May 2nd, to elect 2 members to the Board of Selectmen, 2 to the School Committee and 1 MDI High School Trustee. Here are the results...

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Road work ahead sign against asphalt road
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Route 3 Work Schedule Week Ending 5/6

This is the 1st week of the Detours for the Route 3 Bar Harbor Corridor Construction. Be sure to drive slowly, and follow the signs and directions of the flaggers!  Here's the work plan for this week, ending May 6th. All of this is weather dependent, and the weather isn't looking good!

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Category: Bar Harbor, News, Newsletter
Ellsworth-Old Town Softball April 29. 2017 Photo Chris Popper
Ellsworth-Old Town Softball April 29. 2017 Photo Chris Popper

Ellsworth Upsets Old Town 3-1 [PHOTOS]

The Ellsworth High School Softball Team traveled to Old Town on Saturday, April 29th and came away with a 3-1 extra inning victory over the Coyotes.

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Photo via WDEA AM 1370 You Tube
Photo via WDEA AM 1370 You Tube

The Criterion’s New Executive Director [VIDEO]

With the departure of Heather Martin from The Criterion Theatre in Bar Harbor, the 1932 Criterion Theatre has hired Tamara Crowley to be the new Executive Director. Crowley, who was working on her 2nd day on April 27th, sat down with WDEA's Chris Popper to talk about The Criterion, what attracted her to apply for the position and what she hopes to accomplish at The Criterion Theatre with the talented group of people who are deeply devoted to the stewardship of The Criterion!

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utility work
Photo Chris Popper

Route 3 Detour Begins Monday May 1

The detours on the Route 3 Bar Harbor Corridor will go into effect on Monday, May 1st according to the Maine Department of Transportation. Traffic coming North (Out of Bar Harbor) on Route 3 will be detoured onto the Crooked Road. Southbound (into Bar Harbor) on Route 3 will continue with travel restricted to one lane.

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Category: Bar Harbor, News, Newsletter
MDI-John Bapst April 27, 2017 Photo Chris Popper
MDI-John Bapst April 27, 2017 Photo Chris Popper

MDI Tops John Bapst 6-5 [PHOTOS]

The MDI Trojans beat the John Bapst Crusaders in softball 6-5 on Thursday, April 27th in Bar Harbor. Lindsey McEachern pitched a complete game for the Trojans allowing just 5 hits and 2 earned runs while walking 2 and striking out 11.

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Acadia Welcome Center Photo Chris Popper
Acadia Welcome Center Photo Chris Popper

Business After Hours [PHOTOS]

The Bar Harbor Chamber of Commerce held a Business After Hours on Tuesday, April 25th at the newly renovated Acadia Welcome Center in Trenton from 5 to 7 PM. The Side Street Cafe provided catering, beer and soda was provided by Atlantic Brewing. There were great giveaways and Jeff Dobbs won the 2 round trip tickets from Bar Harbor to Boston donated by Cape Air.

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Photo Chris Popper Townsquare Media
Photo Chris Popper Townsquare Media

Carriage Roads Reopen in Acadia

You can put those signs away for another year! The Carriage Roads in Acadia National Park have reopened to hikers, pedestrians and bicyclists as of Monday morning, April 24th.

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