Former EHS Eagle Sarah Marckoon Named Asst Volleyball Coach at St. Joseph’s College
Congratulations to 2008 Ellsworth High School graduate Sarah Marckoon who was named Assistant Volleyball Coach at St. Joseph's College in Standish on August 16th
Red Sox Beat Tampa Bay 5-2 Saturday Night
On a night that the Boston Red Sox placed ace Chris Sale on the 10 Day Disable List again with shoulder inflammation, the Boston Red Sox beat the Tampa Bay Rays on Saturday, August 18th 5-2 despite only managing 5 hits.
Ellsworth Football Scrimmage August 18 [PHOTOS]
Torrential rain Saturday morning, August 18th caused Ellsworth's scrimmages against Bucksport and Camden Hills to be moved until 3PM. The rain proved beneficial to the field, and the delay allowed me to attend the scrimmages. Check out the photos.
Red Sox Beat Tampa Bay Rays 7-3 Friday Night [VIDEO]
The Boston Red Sox beat the Tampa Bay Rays Friday night, August 17th, 7-3 and maintained their 10.5 game lead over the 2nd place New York Yankees. The Red Sox have won 6 of their last 7 games, 12 of their last 14, 16 of their last 19, and 31 of their last 38
MDI HS Youth Cheer Clinic Saturday September 15th
The MDI High School Varsity Fall Cheerleaders along with Coach Missy Leland are hosting a Cheer Clinic for children in 1st through 8th grade on Saturday, September 15th from 8:30 AM to 12 Noon at Bernard Parady Gymnasium at MDI High School.
Kinsler Activated Devers to 10 Day DL
As planned, the Boston Red Sox activated infielder Ian Kinsler from the 10 day disabled list prior to Friday's August 17th game against the Tampa Bay Rays. What was surprising was that the Red Sox placed infielder Rafael Devers on the 10 day disabled list, retroactive to yesterday, August 16th
Bar Harbor to Hold Public Hearing on 180 Day Medical Marijuana Moratorium Ordinance
The Bar Harbor Town Council will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at 7:00PM in the Municipal Building Council Chambers to receive public comment on a 180 day Moratorium Ordinance regarding medical marijuana retail stores and medical marijuana testing facilities and medical marijua…
Bar Harbor YWCA Seeks Nominations for Girl, Young Woman and Woman of the Year
The Mount Desert Island YWCA will announce the Girl of the Year (Ages 18 and Under), Young Woman of thee Year (Ages 19-30) and the Woman of the Year (For those 31 and up) on October 5th. Nominations are being accepted now until August 31st
There are going to be a lot of people getting married on Saturday August 18, 2018. According to a report on the CBS This Morning, citing The Knot, it is the day that the most people plan on getting married on, in 2018.
Goose Cove Road Closed to Thru Traffic Beginning Monday August 20
No cutting! The Goose Cove Road in Trenton will be closed to thru traffic beginning on Monday, August 20th as contractors will be working on the road
MDI Coach’s Show August 16 [VIDEO]
MDI Head Football Coach Mark Arnold joined WDEA's Chris Popper to talk about how the 1st week of practices have gone, with 2-a-days. Coach Arnold told Popper about the upcoming weekend at the Schoodic Institute and what was on the agenda. He also talked about tackling, how they are teaching it …
Ellsworth Coach’s Show – August 16 [VIDEO]
Thursday morning August 16th Ellsworth Head Football Coach Duane Crawford joined WDEA's Chris Popper to talk about the opening week of 2-A-Days., how things are going, and preparation for the controlled scrimmages this Saturday, August 18th at Bucksport against the Bucksport Golden Bucks, the W…
Bullpen Gives It Away Red Sox Lose to Phillies 7-4 [POLL]
The Boston Red Sox lost for just the 2nd time in 10 games, as the bullpen allowed 4 runs in the 6th and 7th innings and the Red Sox fell to the Philadelphia Phillies 7-4 on Wednesday night, August 15th.
Ellsworth Varsity Volleyball Practice [PHOTOS]
The Ellsworth Varsity Volleyball Team has been selected. They are coached by 2nd year coach Jamie Calandro. I was able to join them during their 1st practice after the team had been selected on Wednesday, August 15th at Katsiaficas Gymnasium.
Conversation with Dr. Marc Gousse August 14 [VIDEO]
WDEA's Chris Popper sat down with Dr. Marc Gousse on August 14th in preparation for the beginning of the 2018-19 school year. Dr. Gousse spoke about the continued contract negotiations with the teachers, safety and security, capital improvements, new staff additions, the continued long range p…
Ellsworth High School Alumni Association 5K and 1mile Family Fun Walk Saturday
Calling all Eagles! The Ellsworth High School Alumni Association is sponsoring their annual 5K run and 1 mile Family Fun Walk this Saturday, August 18th.
Red Sox Win 5th in a Row Beat Phillies 2-1 [VIDEO]
The Boston Red Sox won their 5th game in a row, Tuesday night, August 14th, beating the Philadelphia Phillies 2-1 in the 1st game of a 2 game series in Philadelphia.
Ellsworth Boys Soccer Practice Day 2 [PHOTOS]
The Ellsworth Boys Soccer Team practiced at the Ellsworth Elementary-Middle School on Tuesday, August 14th, the 2nd day of preseason. 3rd year Coach Paul Lock put the boys through their paces. Check out the photos
MDI Volleyball Camp [PHOTOS]
Continuing our trip to MDI and Ellsworth High Schools for preseason practices, Chris Popper was at Bernard Parady Gymnasium on Tuesday, August 14th for a little bit of the 2nd Day of Volleyball Camp.
Peter and the Star Catcher – This Week at the Grand [Sponsored Video]
The Grand's Young Adult Troupe has been rehearsing "Peter and the Star Catcher" all summer long and finally we have a chance to see it with 3 performances, Friday, August 17th at 7PM, Saturday August 18th at 2 PM and 7PM at The Grand in Ellsworth