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Hermine Has Thunder Hole Booming [VIDEO & PHOTOS]
Thunder Hole was booming on Tuesday, September 6th as Maine was feeling the effects of extra-Tropical Storm Hermine. There were high surf advisories and rangers in Acadia National Park closed the area so visitors wouldn't climb down.
Ellsworth Police Conducting Safety Check Friday
Consider yourself warned! The Ellsworth Police Department will be conducting safety checks of vehicles traveling on High Street in Ellsworth between the hours of 10 p.m. Friday (Sept. 2) and 2 a.m. Saturday (Sept. 3)
MMA Ship Jump 2016 [VIDEO]
It's a rite of passage.. the Annual Ship Jump for the incoming class at Maine Maritime Academy in Castine, and yesterday, (Aug. 28) it was the Class of 2020's turn, as they jumped into their career as Mariners!
Expect Lots of Traffic This Weekend
Drivers in the Ellsworth, Bar Harbor and Bangor areas -- and everywhere in between -- should be ready for increased traffic this weekend. The combination of free admission to Acadia National Park Thursday-Sunday and the American Folk Festival in Bangor will bring thousands of people to the region.
Ellsworth Tim Horton’s Temporarily Closed
Patrons of Tim Horton's in Ellsworth were disappointed early Monday morning when they tried to order their morning coffee and donuts, as they were met with temporarily closed signs on the entrance and on the marquis.
Bar Harbor House Destroyed By Fire
A house located at 219 Bay View Drive in Bar Harbor was destroyed on Friday morning, Aug. 5 despite the efforts of seven fire departments.
Acadia National Park Offers Free Admission
The National Park Service has announced that there will be free admission at all 412 National Parks, including Acadia National Park August 25-28 in celebration of its centennial birthday month.
10 Tips For Beating the Heat and Humidity [LIST]
With yesterday's high temperature over 90 degrees in Bangor, it means we have been seven or eight days over that mark this July! The record is 13 days over 90, and although we technically we haven't had a heat wave, defined as 3 days in a row over 90 degrees, it's still H-O-…
Lobster Fisherman Lands 1-in-30 Million Catch
Congratulations to Michael Carroll of Southwest Harbor who landed a calico colored lobster aboard the F/V Molly Hock on Monday July 11th.
There’s No Parking In The Ocean [PHOTO]
It happens at least once every year. Someone from away finds what they can only think is the most perfect place to park their vehicle in Bar Harbor. They leave West Street and go to Bridge Street and lo and behold there's a sand bar. A sand bar that leads to Bar Island.