• (Mostly) sunny scenics

    Thu, 07/23/2020 - 4:00pm

    Looking for a break from the political and pandemic-related news of the day?

  • A beautiful July afternoon

    Tue, 07/21/2020 - 4:00pm

    While quiet for peak-season summer, Boothbay Harbor is still very much alive and beautiful as ever.

  • Boothbay Harbor night skies alight on Independence Day

    Tue, 07/07/2020 - 8:45am

    Unlike many towns across New England, Boothbay Harbor saw the night sky lit with fireworks July 4.

  • Car parade celebrates St. Andrews Village’s 20th anniversary

    Thu, 07/02/2020 - 12:45pm

    Families, friends and local organizations decorated their cars, trucks and vans to parade through the St.

  • BRES’s Toby LeConte retires after 45 years

    Wed, 06/17/2020 - 7:45am

    Boothbay Region Elementary School special education teacher Toby LeConte is retiring after 45 years.

  • Wiscasset’s Class of 2020 reaches finish line

    Sat, 06/13/2020 - 10:00am

    A Queen song and senior Natalie Potter pointed out, the champions at Wiscasset Speedway Friday night were Wiscasset Middle High School’s Class of 2020.

  • Flowers of CMBG

    Sat, 06/13/2020 - 8:30am

    Photographer Martin Grassie of Brunswick, an occasional contributor to our newspapers and a 2020 Maine Photography Show prize winner, recently visit

  • Boothbay region gathers in solidarity to mourn George Floyd

    Tue, 06/09/2020 - 9:15am

    Around 300 Boothbay region community members gathered June 7 to mourn the loss of George Floyd with flags and signs bearing expressions of the Black Lives Matter movement.

  • Class of 2020 graduation

    Sun, 06/07/2020 - 1:45pm

    The Boothbay Region High School Class of 2020 marched on together June 5 after a difficult last spring semester.

  • BRHS Class of 2020 parade

    Sun, 06/07/2020 - 10:30am

    Before embarking on the next chapter in life, the Boothbay Region High School Class of 2020 led a parade June 5 from campus to Boothbay Harbor downtown to the Boothbay common.

  • BRHS graduates receive diplomas!

    Sat, 06/06/2020 - 8:15am

    The Boothbay Region High School Class of 2020 graduated Friday, June 5. Here are the graduates after they received their diplomas and stood with BRHS Principal Tricia Campbell.

  • BRHS seniors receive scholarships, awards

    Thu, 06/04/2020 - 2:00pm

    Following the final marching practice before graduation, Boothbay Region High School seniors were presented scholarships and awards during the school’s annual awards ceremony on Thursday morning, J

  • BRHS senior moments

    Fri, 05/29/2020 - 12:00pm

    The Boothbay Region High School Class of 2020 has faced many obstacles over the years but getting through this year’s pandemic by completing their courses online, committing to colleges and post-gr

  • WMHS senior moments

    Wed, 05/27/2020 - 8:00am

    Wiscasset Middle High School’s Class of 2020 has had a spring like no class before it, but the rest of senior year, from homecoming to winter carnival and sports, except the spring ones, gave membe

  • Memorial Day 2020: Honoring the fallen

    Mon, 05/25/2020 - 2:30pm

    Ceremonies in the Boothbay region on Memorial Day 2020 were called “moving,” “touching” and somewhat “eery,” as the COVID-19 pandemic took away the annual marching of veterans, school bands and sco

  • Gallery of smiles for WES students

    Fri, 05/15/2020 - 8:30am

    In the Wiscasset Elementary School courtyard May 14, photographs of staff were holding strong in the wind. The photographs, posted on trees, had kind, encouraging messages.

  • Thank you, Hannaford!

    Wed, 05/06/2020 - 1:15pm

    A blast of horns from 30 to 40 cars, a poignant “Thank You” message read over a public address system, thank you signs posted on a sandwich board, cardboard and windshields provided a moving show o

  • Over 120 birdhouses ready for region’s students

    Fri, 04/24/2020 - 3:00pm

    Around a dozen Boothbay region contractors and several community members have risen to the challenge of building birdhouses as a way to keep the region’s students busy and creative during social di

  • 18th Penguin Plunge draws nearly 40 participants

    Wed, 01/01/2020 - 4:00pm

    A slight wind and the 40-degree salt water didn’t stop the nearly 40 hearty souls who walked, ran and plunged (some of them) into Linekin Bay, East Boothbay on Wednesday morning, Jan.

  • Pumpkins, pageantry, a parade and more

    Sat, 10/12/2019 - 6:00pm

    Here’s a look at Damariscotta Pumpkinfest’s Giant Pumpkin Parade on Saturday, Oct. 12.