Briefs

  • Published
    August 15, 2022

    West Bay Rotarians Spruce Up The Toboggan Chute

    West Bay Rotarians took advantage of the warm weather this past weekend for some much-needed maintenance of the world-famous toboggan chute at the Camden Snow Bowl. Extra care was taken to get the paint applied thick and smooth to ensure fast times for next year’s U.S. National Toboggan Championships, scheduled for February 3-5, 2023. Of course, […]


  • Published
    August 15, 2022

    63 or Better? Join Us for a Medicare 101!

    Allen Insurance and Financial is offering a series of  Medicare 101 workshops in September. We hope you can join us. All workshops are free and open to everyone, though registration is required. All will be offered via Zoom and  run from 5 to 6:30 p.m.  Zoom information will be send upon registration. Here is the […]


  • Published
    August 11, 2022

    Cornhole Tournament to Benefit Local Charities

    CAMDEN–Once again the Satellite Club of West Bay Rotary is hosting a cornhole tournament to benefit organizations addressing local food insecurity. The winning team gets to award the funds to one of the organizations addressing food insecurity, including Area Interfaith Outreach Food & Energy Assistance, Shields Mission Project, Good Shepherd Food Bank, Camden Area Christian […]


  • Published
    August 9, 2022

    Explore this Hallowell Reproduction of Famous Colonial-Era Home

    This one-of-a-kind property in the charming town of Hallowell is an adaption of a 1600s English colonial home nestled on 1.47 rural acres, with post and beam construction, exposed brick, four fireplaces, custom diamond-shaped leaded pane glass casement windows, and countless Elizabethan-period architectural details. The home is an adaption of one of America’s most famous […]


  • Published
    August 6, 2022
    Learn of Maine's Unique History!!

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    Learn of Maine’s Wild and Weird side!


  • Published
    August 5, 2022

    Amid Rising Costs Students Need Help with Back-to-School Supplies

    Penquis is requesting the community’s help to provide children with needed items for the new school year. The annual We’ve Got Your Back school supply drive is underway. Penquis partners with Blueberry Broadcasting to provide backpacks and school supplies for K-12 students in Penobscot, Piscataquis, and Knox counties. This year, We’ve Got Your Back expects […]


  • Published
    August 5, 2022

    Marley comedy show(s) Aug. 12 in Camden 

    Tickets are still available for the 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 12, performance by popular Maine comedian Bob Marley, but they are going fast. Marley likes to sell out every seat in the house, so it will be a rollicking night at the Camden Opera House, 29 Elm St.!  Up and coming standup Adam Hatch will […]


  • Published
    August 5, 2022
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    ‘Helping to Calm Strong Emotions with Resonant Language’ professional development program offered in September

    Belfast, Maine — Registration is open for a new online professional development program, “Helping to Calm Strong Emotions with Resonant Language.” This four-day online workshop, part of the University of Maine Hutchinson Center’s professional development program, will be held on Tuesdays, Sept. 20, 27, Oct. 4 & 18 from 4–5:30 p.m. ET via Zoom. The […]


  • Published
    August 4, 2022

    New Podcast Episode: Audrey Lovering of KA ORA Bracelets

    The Navigating Life’s Risks and Rewards podcast is rolling along, now to episode #4, which features Audrey Lovering and KA ORA Bracelets. You can listen at AllenIF.com/podcast. Join host Patrick Chamberlin and listen to these previous episodes: 1. Fortitude Fitness | Raechelle Haynes2. Mainely Handrails | Tom Welch 3. Craignair Inn | Gregory Soutiea Serving clients […]


  • Published
    August 4, 2022
    A great selection of summer books for the readers out there!

    Beat the heat at Bonnie’s Place.

    Come stay cool and enjoy the amazing talents of over 100 Maine Craftsmen from across the state. We have a great variety of Maine made and so much more than just trinkets. Treat yourself and go that extra mile to find the real treasures you seek. Store Hours 9 to 3 Wednesday thru Saturday