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CPR and First Aid Training
Join us Monday, May 19th 5:30–8:30 p.m. for CPR training. Fee is $40. First Aid training will be held on Wednesday, May 21 5:30–8:30 p.m. for a fee of $30.
Maine Coast Memorial Hospital
ELLSWORTH — Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, begins at sundown Wednesday, Sept. 24, and will end at sundown on Saturday, Oct. 4. The holiday marks the start of the year 5775 in the Hebrew calendar.
BAR HARBOR — A new, three-year contract between the Professional Fire Fighters of Bar Harbor union and the town was approved by town councilors last week.
BAR HARBOR — Local 207 of the newly organized Maine Lobstering Union has filed a notice of intent to sue the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) over sinking rope regulations meant to reduce whale entanglements, Department of Marine Resources officials said at the Lobster Zone B Council meeting last Wednesday.
BAR HARBOR — Supporters of a plan to build a skateboarding park on the town athletic fields have another year to complete their project.
BAR HARBOR — A comprehensive reorganization of the land use ordinance is again on track for a town meeting vote, this time in June 2015.
BAR HARBOR — Town councilors recently approved signing the warrant for a special town meeting on Nov. 4 for a vote on the proposed deer herd reduction plan.
FRANKLIN — The University of Maine’s Center for Cooperative Aquaculture Research (CCAR) on the shore of Taunton Bay has hatched its first large batch of juvenile yellowtail kingfish, a tropical relative of tuna, from adult brood stock.
ELLSWORTH — A man who used to work at the local U.S. Cellular store is due in court later this fall after police said he allegedly stole nearly $19,000 worth of services from his former employer.
ORRINGTON — A Brewer woman has died after getting injured in an alleged hit-and-run accident earlier this month, according to the Penobscot County Sheriff’s Office.
BAR HARBOR — Most passengers aboard the Holland America Line’s Maasdam were not able to get off the ship and explore Mount Desert Island during their stop here last week due to choppy seas, Harbormaster Charlie Phippen said. One of the most frequent cruise ship visitors to Bar Harbor, the boat carries 1,258 passengers.
BAR HARBOR — College of the Atlantic has announced its weekly slate of Human Ecology Forums for the current academic year, dealing with topics from politics to poetry, from North Korea to Nepal.
BAR HARBOR — The 24th Annual Great Strides Walk to Cure Cystic Fibrosis is set for Saturday, Sept. 27, at 9 a.m. leaving from the Conners Emerson School. Check in at 8:30 a.m. A new feature will be a shorter walk with a course of 3 miles coinciding with the original 6-mile walk.
BAR HARBOR — Hundreds of runners are lacing up their shoes in anticipation of the YMCA Half Marathon and the family-oriented Fall 5K on Sept. 20.
ELLSWORTH — The annual Homecoming will be celebrated Friday, September 19 at Ellsworth High School with a wide range of activities.
SOUTHWEST HARBOR — Acadia Family Center is registering hikers now for Hike for Mike 2014, set for Oct. 4-12 in Acadia National Park.
ELLSWORTH — The Mount Desert Island Trojans and the Bucksport Golden Bucks are well on their way to solid seasons in high school golf.
BAR HARBOR — The Mount Desert Island High School health office will hold a Concussion Information Night on Thursday, Sept. 25, 6-7:30 p.m. for middle and high school athletes and families. The high school has a comprehensive concussion protocol and conducts imPACT testing per Department of Education guidelines.
BAR HARBOR — Former Bar Harbor native LeRoy Dyer has just completed his first book, “BAH HAHBAH, Growing up in Bar Harbor in the 1940s and 1950s.”
SURRY — The town of Surry will celebrate the installation of its new pieces of outdoor art with a program on Saturday, Sept. 27, at the town landing.
BAR HARBOR — Maine author Jon Keller will be at the Jesup Memorial Library to read from and sign copies of his book, “Of Sea and Cloud,” on Thursday, Sept. 25, at 7 p.m.
MOUNT DESERT — At the 43rd Annual Meeting of the Land & Garden Preserve in the Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Garden in August, Don E. Coates was elected Life Member of the board of directors.
ELLSWORTH — Evelyn A. Vistica, 84, loving mother, grandmother and widow of Robert Vistica, passed away Sep. 15, 2014, at her Bayside home. She was born Dec. 10, 1929, the daughter of the late Arthur Andersen and Gudrun (Ericksen) Andersen in Bronx, N.Y.
ELLSWORTH — Glenn M. Dodge, 84, died Sept. 19, 2014. He is survived by his five children; three grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
ASHEBORO, N.C. and SOUTHWEST HARBOR —Cheryl-Anne “Jackie” Michaud, 67, of Asheboro, N.C., formerly of Lewiston and Greene and Southwest Harbor, died peacefully Sept. 11, 2014, with family by her side. Born in Lewiston Nov. 1, 1947, to parents Roland and Emilienne Doyon, she married her beloved husband Jim Michaud on April 20, 1968. They had two children, Cherie Michaud Blake and Marc Michaud.
SOUTHWEST HARBOR —On Sept. 14, 2014, Dorothy Crounse Lauriat, 92, died at a Bangor facility. The daughter of Cyrus Crounse and Ruth Bamer Crounse, she was born Feb. 16, 1922, in Albany, N.Y.