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ELLSWORTH — The following individuals were arrested and/or summonsed in Hancock County in recent days:
MOUNT DESERT — Keeping Northeast Harbor from resembling a ghost town in the off-season is the goal of John and Johanna Boynton in constructing new buildings on Main Street with retail, office and residential space.
ACADIA NATIONAL PARK — The operator of a company offering to take visitors on "Acadia Vision Quest" tours in the park was cited by rangers last week on a charge of engaging in commercial activities without a permit.
MOUNT DESERT — Representatives of AT&T and Acadia National Park will try to work out a compromise on the height and appearance of a cell phone tower the company wants to locate in Otter Creek.
BAR HARBOR — Residents unhappy with plans by Emera Maine to build a new electrical substation in their neighborhood are taking their protest to court.
ELLSWORTH — A city man was summoned on a felony-level theft of services charge this week after he allegedly failed to pay a bill of more than $2,000 at a local motel.
ELLSWORTH — In an unabashed effort to increase the number of subscribers, The Ellsworth American and its sister paper the Mount Desert Islander will launch next week magazine sections that will be available only to those who subscribe to the print or online editions of the newspapers.
TRENTON — The B-17 heavy bomber Sentimental Journey has done much since leaving the assembly line in 1944.
BAR HARBOR — Nesting puffins and terns at Petit Manan Island are the stars of a cruise set for Sunday, Aug. 3, 5 to 7 p.m. to benefit the Friends of Maine Seabird Islands. The Maine Coastal Islands National Wildlife Refuge, Downeast Audubon and the Bar Harbor Whale Watch Company are the hosts of the event.
GOULDSBORO — Advance registration has begun for the 13th annual Schaefer Memorial Five-kilometer Road Race on Saturday, Aug. 9, in Birch Harbor.
BLUE HILL — Blue Hill Memorial Hospital (BHMH) and the Blue Hill YMCA, a department of the Down East Family YMCA in Ellsworth, are joining forces for two upcoming races.
SOUTHWEST HARBOR — The 38th Claremont Croquet Classic will begin Sunday, Aug. 3, with play to continue through the following week.
The 23rd annual Bootin’ Eagle Soccer Camp for boys and girls from kindergarten through grade 12 is being held in July and August at the Ellsworth High School practice soccer field.
The fourth annual Dynamic Duo 3-Mile Race will be held Saturday, Aug. 2, with a start and finish at Bucksport High School’s Carmichael Field.
BUCKSPORT — The fourth annual Dynamic Duo 3-Mile Race will be held Saturday, Aug. 2, with a start and finish at Bucksport High School’s Carmichael Field.
BAR HARBOR — The Mount Desert Island Biological Laboratory hosted their first Art Meets Science gallery event of the season on July 10. The opening kicked off the third year of the exhibits which showcase art submitted by local artists, scientific photography and the collaboration of artists and scientists.
BAR HARBOR — Maine Crafts Guild hosts its annual MDI Directions Fine Crafts Show, Friday evening through Sunday afternoon, Aug. 1-3, at Mount Desert High School, Route 233. Known for excellence in their craft, more than 80 artists will exhibit their work for sale over the course of three days.
MOUNT DESERT — Soprano Asleif Willmer and mezzo-soprano Miriam Schildkret will present a vocal recital with pianist Clayton W. Smith at the Somesville Union Meeting House on Main Street on Monday, Aug. 4, at 8 p.m. Both are featured soloists in the Mount Desert Summer Chorale’s concerts taking place later in the week.
CRANBERRY ISLES — Four July Fellows-in-Residence at the Heliker-LaHotan Foundation on Great Cranberry Island will open their studios to the public on Friday, Aug. 1, from 4-6 p.m. They include Michael Herstand, Ying Li, Thaddeus Radell and Kamilla Talbot, all of New York City. They are part of a group of artists awarded residency fellowships this year, all of whom are returning to Cranberry Island from prior years. The landscape of Maine, and of Great Cranberry in particular, has been of special importance to their work.
MOUNT DESERT — “The Wild & Domestic,” a one-week pop-up art exhibit, will be open to the public at the Tent, 129 Main St., Northeast Harbor, from Thursday, July 31, through Tuesday, Aug. 5, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
FRANKLIN — Michael S. MacCulloch, 49, died July 30, 2014, in Ellsworth. He was born March 24, 1965, in Waukesha, Wis., the son of William and Joan (Skinner) MacCulloch.
ELLSWORTH — Evelyn Alice Tewell (nee Stangroom), 89, of Ellsworth died peacefully Monday, July 28, 2014, at Courtland Rehabilitation and Living Center in Ellsworth. Evelyn was born Sept. 20, 1924, in Woburn, Mass.
HANCOCK — On Jan. 5, 1929, a beautiful little girl named Randi was born to Einar and Astrid Gjetrang in the little town of Sorum, Norway. Randi Collins died July 7, 2014, at her son’s house in Steuben at the age of 85.
LAMOINE — A celebration of the life of Jackson Laboratory scientist, environmentalist and philanthropist Douglas Coleman, Ph.D. (1931-2014) will take place at The Jackson Laboratory, 600 Main St., Bar Harbor on Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014, from 3 to 5 p.m. For a complete obituary and condolences, go to www.jordanfernald.com.
ISLESFORD — Hugh Dwelley, 82, died April 10, 2014, at Fairfax Hospital in Virginia of a heart attack.
FORT WALTON Beach, FLA. — Donald E. Ross was a World War II veteran and proud of his service in the United States Navy and served aboard the USS Bennington. He was a lifetime member of the VFW, American Legion and Disabled Veterans.