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  • Friday, March 4, 2022 - 4:22pm

    Chess set

    BHML Chess Club
    Wednesdays starting March 16

  • Thursday, March 3, 2022 - 9:30am

    A recent addition to the Newcastle Realty team, Tate Sandrock brings with him competence, dedication, and integrity to his role as a real estate sales agent. Tate is a man of many talents, with his previous professional occupations including teaching, landscaping, and working as a personal trainer. Tate credits his success in real estate to his well-rounded employment history. In Tate’s words, “Providing outstanding customer service is something I am passionate about.

  • Tuesday, March 1, 2022 - 11:15am

    The first of this event series sold out with rave reviews, and now we are ready for round two with plenty of new features for our return guests to enjoy!

    Tickets are very limited so get yours now!

  • Tuesday, March 1, 2022 - 10:45am

    Representatives from the staff at Newcastle Realty presented a check for $1,450 to Lincoln Academy of Newcastle, Maine in support of their high school basketball program during a home game recently.

  • Tuesday, March 1, 2022 - 9:15am

    Our Winter months at The Lincoln Home have been filled with fun indoor activities that keep us connected and engaged with each other...indoor snowball fights, weekly wine and cheese socials, musical entertainers, lively Wii Bowling and Bingo games, baking, library visits, dog visits, bird watching from our windows, following the Stellar Sea Eagle’s journey, celebrating birthdays and Valentine’s Day. We enjoyed a day of pampering, new hair styles, manicures, pedicures and Reiki.

  • Lincoln Home Assisted Living Newcastle Maine Vibrant Senior Assisted and  Independent Living
    Tuesday, March 1, 2022 - 9:15am

    This year we celebrate 95 years of serving seniors and our Lincoln County community. We could not do this without the collaboration and support of individuals, families and business members. The Lincoln Home has grown and evolved to meet the wide variety of needs, expectations and changes the last century has brought. Additions and modifications have been implemented to support a lifestyle for Vibrant Seniors.

  • Tuesday, March 1, 2022 - 7:15am

    Allen Insurance and Financial is pleased to announce its continued support for the Chemo Caps for Kids initiative sponsored by Commonwealth Cares Fund Inc., the 501(c)(3) charity founded by Allen's Registered Investment Adviser–broker/dealer, Commonwealth Financial Network®. Chemo Caps for Kids provides hand-knit and crocheted hats to children undergoing cancer treatment.

  • Thursday, February 24, 2022 - 10:30am

    Maine real estate experienced another historic high for sales of single-family homes in the month of January. Though statistics shared from Maine Listings indicate a slight decrease of 7.2 percent in sales compared to January of last year, sales numbers are still experiencing the positive effects of COVID-19.

  • Thursday, February 24, 2022 - 10:15am

    Sarah VonFrank has been interested in real estate for as long as she can remember. After receiving encouragement from friends and family, Sarah decided to make the leap and joined the Newcastle Realty team in 2020. Having owned her own business in addition to working in high-end retail for 25+ years, Sarah relies on her strong customer service skills to help her succeed in real estate.

  • Tuesday, February 22, 2022 - 2:00pm

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    CONTACT: Leslie Livingston, 563-1818

    BHML AND HEALTHY KIDS OFFER WORKSHOP FOR COMMUNITY MEMBERS WHO WANT TO SUPPORT CHILDREN AND FAMILIES

  • Marzipan ftang ftang
    Tuesday, February 22, 2022 - 6:15am

    PART I

  • Tuesday, February 22, 2022 - 1:30am

    Our internship program in a nut shell: Hands-on experience, real-time projects, valuable career prep, work with great people!

    Allen Insurance and Financial is accepting applications for its 2022 summer internship program, which offers a 12-week immersion into the company’s three insurance divisions (personal, business and health) and its financial planning/investment management group.

  • birdawtchers are traitors
    Sunday, February 20, 2022 - 4:15pm

    A lot of you out there are breaking a very serious rule.

    You are supposed to eat your lobster roll, scarf down some ice cream and make your way back to your drab homes in less desirable places BEFORE December 31st. Under NO circumstances should you be up here in the months of January, February or March. It is strictly forbidden!

  • Friday, February 18, 2022 - 10:45am

     

    YES. I am going on with "Day of the Dogs." It's up to Chapter VI. That's "6" to all of you grammar school jocks out there. And I want this novella to keep going until I get into the cool Roman numerals like LXXVIII or MDCLXXVIII so everyone can tell how frickin' cool I really am.

  • Thursday, February 17, 2022 - 11:29am

    Surfing the Web
    Thursday, March 24
    10:00—11:00 a.m.
    in the Great Room

  • Wednesday, February 16, 2022 - 2:29pm

    Apps to Train Your Brain
    Tuesday, March 8 from 1:00-2:00pm
    in the Great Room

    Join us for our next Tech Talk with Community Technology Coordinator, Bethany.

  • The Boothbay Harbor Region Chamber of Commerce
    Monday, February 14, 2022 - 8:30am

    The Claw Down and Fishin’ for Fashion June 16th and 18th, 2022!

    The Boothbay Harbor Region Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce that two of our favorite annual events are scheduled for this June 16 and 18, 2022 at The Shipyard in Boothbay Harbor.

    We are delighted to bring these special events back to the Harbor and look forward to welcoming you back soon!

  • Thursday, February 10, 2022 - 4:00pm

     

    The only holidays in February are Valentine's Day and President's Day.

  • Thursday, February 10, 2022 - 2:00pm

    Belfast Poet Laureate Judy Kaber joins city compatriots Elizabeth Garber, Ellen Sander and Karin Spitfire in a Valentine’s Day weekend reading at Camden Opera House, 29 Elm St. Choose-your-own socially distanced reserved seats (FREE, but tickets required) via www.camdenoperahouse.com. Also free Facebook Livestream. Masks required in the building.

  • open restaurants, cook off, football, patriots
    Tuesday, February 8, 2022 - 9:15am

    That’s right! Dogfish Head Brewing Company founder Sam Calagione will be participating in the 1st ever “Battle of the Breweries” at Brady’s.  This will be an epic event pitting breweries beers and their singing abilities against each other. Shipayard, Cushnoc, Funky Bow, (Let’s make a scene Paul Lorraine will be on hand!), Baxter, Sebago, Footbridge, and Boothbay Craft Brewery will on be there to belt out a tune and showcase their favorite beers. 

  • Tuesday, February 8, 2022 - 7:30am

    Meet Philip,

    Philip is either enormously stupid or working an angle against small online stores he feels are terrified of bad reviews.

  • free bumper sticker
    Monday, February 7, 2022 - 9:00am

    JEEZUM CROW!!!

    We gave away over 400 skillion bumper stickers after I announced it here and on that soul-sucking social media platform Facebook.

    We only have about 300 gajillion left.

  • Thursday, February 3, 2022 - 6:15pm

    Independent living apartments now available!

  • Tuesday, February 1, 2022 - 8:00pm

    Local string quartet plays music from around the world, including traditional Scottish and Irish tunes, Argentinian tango, Spanish lullabies, Viennese waltzes and beloved arias. Free Facebook Livestream, POSTPONED TO WED. FEB. 9.

     

  • Friday, January 28, 2022 - 3:27pm

    Walking Through Windows 11
    Thursday, February 17
    10:00—11:00 a.m.
    in the Great Room

  • Friday, January 28, 2022 - 1:08pm

    Winter Break Activities for Kids

    February 22-25 at the library

    Winter Break Zeus

  • Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 3:30pm

    Wurui Dunn, a Wiscasset resident since 2007, is committed to midcoast Maine living. Formerly from China and then the Hudson Valley, Wurui was actively engaged in the sales aspect of her husband Michael’s antique business. Upon arriving, Wurui was immediately enchanted with Maine, it’s coastline, snug villages and its early architecture.

  • Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 1:29pm

    ATTN: Community, Teachers, Parents, & Child Caregivers:

    Have you found yourself concerned for a child and thought about how you could have gotten involved? Or more importantly, wondered why you didn’t?

    Wednesday, March 2 & Thursday, March 3 

    7:00-8:30 p.m.

  • Wednesday, January 26, 2022 - 11:15am

    Company owner Dennis Hilton celebrated Newcastle Realty’s 2021 sales successes recently by presenting the following staff awards in a remote ZOOM company-wide gathering. Realtor Sara Rogers of Nobleboro was recognized as a two-time $2 Million Dollar Club member with her 2021 sales of more than $2.4 million as she handled almost a dozen transaction sides.

  • Tuesday, January 25, 2022 - 2:00pm

    Independent living apartments now available!

  • Thursday, January 20, 2022 - 3:45pm

     Strong demand for single-family homes in Maine persisted for the full sales year of 2021. Statistics shared by Maine Listings indicated the statewide median sales price (MSP) reached $299,000 last year, showing an increase of 16.8 percent with the number of sales increasing 2.41 percent.  The MSP indicates that half of the homes were sold for more and half sold for less.

  • day of the dogs
    Thursday, January 20, 2022 - 9:00am

    Hi Guys

    This is the first heist novel written by a dog- me. Maximus Gary Kingsbury.

    I know this story is getting less funny and pretty dark. But what did you expect when dogs and coyotes battle over food?

  • we love hate mail
    Thursday, January 20, 2022 - 7:30am

     

  • Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 3:03pm

    Tech Talk February
    Tuesday, February 8 from 1:00-2:00pm
    in the Great Room

    Join us for our next Tech Talk with Community Technology Coordinator, Bethany.

  • free bumper sticker
    Monday, January 17, 2022 - 5:45am

    FREE BUMPER STICKERS

    You don't deserve it, but in the interest of promoting our business, we'll be giving out bumper stickers to just about any shiftless reprobate fans.

  • Thursday, January 13, 2022 - 7:45am

    Houston McGuirk has joined the personal insurance team at Allen Insurance and Financial.

    An experienced paralegal before moving to the world of insurance, Houston attended Colorado State University and holds an Associate’s Degree in Paralegal Studies from Arapahoe Community College in Littleton, Colo.

    She lives in Belmont with her family.

  • Wednesday, January 12, 2022 - 3:34pm

    Lotus Frames

  • Friday, January 7, 2022 - 10:27am

    Maine Humanities Council Discussion Project

    Growing Up Between Cultures
    Cultural and National Identity

    First Saturday of the month
    Beginning February 5
    10:30am via Zoom

  • Thursday, January 6, 2022 - 2:29pm

    Bob Crink Art Exhibit

    Bob Crink Art Show
    Photograph by Bob Crink

  • We Love Hate MAil
    Thursday, January 6, 2022 - 7:00am

    BAFFLED

    1) Take a page from motorcyclists who remove the baffles from their mufflers so the ear-splitting sound makes them "safer" on the road.

  • Wednesday, January 5, 2022 - 9:45am

    Ericka O’Rourke’s  art and design background brings a fresh perspective to buying and selling real estate. Her clients benefit from her creative thinking and expert marketing strategies. Having worked as a book designer and graphic illustrator for over 25 years, Ericka is adept at using her skills to present the best solutions to achieve her clients’ goals. She comes to Maine from New Jersey . . . realizing a dream 20 years in the making.

  • Tuesday, January 4, 2022 - 8:00pm

    Julia Lane and Fred Gosbee return with Colonial and contemporary music, poetry and stories of winter in New England, accompanied with guitar, Celtic harp, fiddle and woodwinds. Comfortably spaced reserved seats ($10, advance purchase encouraged via www.camdenoperahouse.com) at Camden Opera House, 29 Elm St. plus free Facebook Livestream. Masks required in the building.

  • Tuesday, January 4, 2022 - 3:26pm

    BHML trustees, staff, and volunteers are getting ready to prepare Boothbay Harbor Memorial Library for its next 100 years!

    Yes, we know, the world is changing faster than we can publish this post; how can we plan for the next 100 years?!

  • Tuesday, January 4, 2022 - 7:15am

    If your business has to stop operations unexpectedly, there would be loss of business income. There is a type of insurance coverage which can help a business owner meet payroll and other operating expenses and replace actual loss of net income during the time required to repair or replace the damaged property after a loss.

    There are a few important things to know about business income coverage:

  • Monday, January 3, 2022 - 2:15pm

    December was packed full of  fun, celebrating and laughter.  We are all looking forward to a new year!

  • Wednesday, December 29, 2021 - 11:00am

    Hillary Barrett was born and raised in the Boothbay Harbor area. She comes from a long line of fishermen, with deep roots in the community. She is eager to share her knowledge of, and passion for the Region to connect people with their dream homes. Drawn to the harbor, Hillary currently resides on Southport Island with her husband.

     

    Give her a call today! (207) 380-5505

  • Tuesday, December 28, 2021 - 11:15am

    2021 YEAR-TO-DATE MARKET AND SALES UPDATE *

  • open restaurants, cook off, football, patriots
    Thursday, December 23, 2021 - 12:15pm

    72 hours to Brady’s Mini Weenie Cook ~ Off!! The trophies are done, the participants are scheming, and the football pool is almost full!! Show up with your entry and prepare yourself for an afternoon of laughter, football, and friendship.. Good times for all and a great way to round out a holiday weekend.

    See Ya There!!  Cheers!

  • New Year Special Apartment Renttal
    Thursday, December 23, 2021 - 12:15pm

    Ring in the New Year with a new apartment rental at St. Andrews Village!

    Spacious floor plans with bright, sunny rooms throughout. Each apartment has high ceilings, large windows, fully-applianced kitchens, its own washer/dryer and many have three season porches. We also do all of the shoveling!

  • Wednesday, December 22, 2021 - 1:33pm

    Online Safety
    Thursday, January 27
    10:00am—11:00am
    at Boothbay Harbor Town Hall—Municipal Meeting Room