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ELLSWORTH — Whether a Connecticut-based company will continue to coordinate the non-emergency medical transportation needs of low-income Mainers remains to be seen as of this week.
ELLSWORTH — Two Washington County men who led state police and drug agents on an Aug. 13 high-speed chase were indicted on heroin trafficking charges by a Hancock County grand jury Dec. 5.
SOUTHWEST HARBOR — The clippity-clop of horses’ hooves will complement the jingling of bells at this year’s holiday celebration here.
WINTER HARBOR—D.C. Air & Seafood, Inc., and owner, Chris Byers, 41, have pleaded guilty to charges they conspired to hide the over-harvesting of 79,666 pounds of Atlantic sea scallops.
BAR HARBOR — The formerly-independent Swan Agency insurance company is now part of the Cross Insurance Agency of Bangor.
CASTINE — Sophomore Ashley Shine scored a career-high 22 points to lead the Lady Mariners of Maine Maritime Academy to a 72-64 win over Husson University on Saturday in Bangor.
ORONO — Coach Tony DeMuro says the Mount Desert Island High School swim season is going well. The showing in the team's first meet prove it.
MOUNT DESERT — The first Frosty 5K and Fun Run, sponsored by Neighborhood House in Northeast Harbor, will take place Saturday, Dec. 14. Registration opens at 9 a.m. at Neighborhood House, with the fun run starting at 9:30 and the 5K race at 10 a.m.
ELLSWORTH — Santa is coming to breakfast in Ellsworth on Saturday, Dec. 14.
BROOKLIN — Sandy’s Provisions will be participating in Brooklin’s community-wide holiday celebration on Saturday, Dec. 14.
BUCKSPORT — Bucksport resident Jane Harvey Meade will be hosting a book launch for her fifth book, “The Season in Between,” at BookStacks in Bucksport on Saturday, Dec. 14, at 1 p.m.
BAR HARBOR — Mount Desert Island area youngsters once again will have a chance to pick out a free book for themselves during the Mount Desert Islander’s annual “Gift of Reading” event set for Saturday, Dec. 14.
SOUTHWEST HARBOR — Tom Walcott has been battling stage two colon cancer since early October this year. Tom’s family and friends are planning to raise money via a benefit dinner on Friday, Dec. 13, at the Common Good Soup Kitchen in Manset. Music will be provided by the Trusty Bud Show.
SOUTHWEST HARBOR — June Hamblen Sanner, 89, died Dec. 11, 2013, at a Mount Desert Island health care facility. She was born April 18, 1924, in Southwest Harbor, the daughter of Walter Hilton and Bernice (Murphy) Hamblen.
ELLSWORTH — Lawrence “Lonnie” R. Clough, 78, died peacefully Dec. 10, 2013, at a local health care facility. Lawrence was born Feb. 5, 1935, at Ellsworth Falls, the son of Harvard and Minnie (Harriman) Clough.
SOUTH BLUE HILL and VENICE, FLA. — Dr. Raymond Henry Chase, 86, died peacefully on Dec. 8, 2013, in Venice, Fla., following a lengthy period of declining health.
WINTERPORT — On Dec. 6, 2013, Mary Frances Deckers peacefully passed from this world to be with our Heavenly Father. Several of her children were at her side. Throughout her time at the Woodlands Assisted Living in Brewer her presence brought much joy to everyone she met. She was loved by all. Each of Fran’s 12 children enjoyed the time spent with her, the other residents and the staff. Fran was born May 13, 1929, in Alvord Iowa, to Edward J. and Mary Ann (Goldschmit) Frembgen.
DEER ISLE — Lois Jane Leaf, 86, died Dec. 6, 2013, at the Island Nursing Home in Deer Isle, following a prolonged illness. Better known as Loie to all who knew her, she was born June 9, 1927, in Orange, N.J., to Charles L. and Julia T. Leaf, who relocated to Surry for their retirement years.