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Castine, Maine is located in Hancock County. Zip codes in Castine, ME include 04420, and 04421. The median home price in Castine is $639,000. More Castine information.

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16 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

Trinity Episcopal Church in Castine

The Holy Eucharist with traditional hymns and Rite II will be celebrated in Trinity Episcopal Church, 150 Perkins Street on Sunday, August 3, 2014 at 9:00 AM.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Christian Science Monitor

How barnacles put the 'farm' in offshore wind farm

The country's first floating wind turbine works off the coast of Castine, Maine.

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Weekly Packet

Public welcome to tour Bowdoin

Maine Maritime Academy's schooner Bowdoin, a National Historic Landmark and the official vessel of the State of Maine, will participate in an open-to-the-public gathering of vessels designed by William Hand Jr. and Guildive Cruises in Castine is hosting the gathering of yacht designer-built vessels, featuring the work of William Hand Jr. and Davis, ... (more)

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Weekly Packet

Youngblood withdraws from Maine senate race

Sen. Ed Youngblood , who represents Castine and Penobscot as part of Senate District 8, has withdrawn his bid for reelection.

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Weekly Packet

Wilson Museum sets date to dedicate Education Center

The Wilson Museum in Castine, Maine has transformed its historic barn into an Education Center, and will hold a dedication, open to the public, on Friday, August 1, 2014 at 5 p.m., A dedication ceremony will be held at the Wilson Museum in Castine for the newly completed year-round Education Center on Friday, August 1. By combining and ... (more)

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The Weekly Packet

Is downtown Blue Hill dying-or just changing?

These days, there are plenty of eyes on downtown Blue Hill. A recent planning board hearing on allowing Jordan-Fernald Funeral Home onto Main Street drew a crowd of residents and lasted hours.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Foster's Daily Democrat

Honors and accolades for students

CASTINE, Maine - Maine Maritime Academy recently named students to their dean's list for outstanding academic achievement in the second semester of the 2013-2014 academic year.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Alan Taylor to speak in Castine

Two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Alan Taylor will deliver the sixth annual Deborah Pulliam Memorial Lecture at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 5, at Delano Auditorium on the campus of Maine Maritime Academy.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Republican Journal

New pipe organ, Belfast tempest and Strawberry Festival

"Rev. Mr. Gerrish, of the Methodist church in this city, has just purchased, at East Cambridge, Mass, a new pipe organ, for that society.

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Weekly Packet

Blacksmith and wood turning highlighted at Wilson Museum

There have been some changes at the campus of the Wilson Museum on Perkins Street in Castine.

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Weekly Packet

Revolutionary War regiment portrayed in Castine

On Saturday and Sunday, July 26 and 27, at the Wilson Museum in Castine, get a taste of Revolutionary-era Castine.

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Weekly Packet

Storytelling festival planned in Castine

Celebrate storytelling in all its forms at the second annual Storytelling by the Sea festival from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Friday, August 8, and Saturday, August 9, at the Wilson Museum, 120 Perkins Street in Castine.

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Weekly Packet

BHHT geologist reveals secrets of John B. Mountain

On a hot, sunny day 30 people gathered at the base of John B. Mountain in Brooksville to follow geologist George Fields on a hike up the hill.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Maine Authors Series: Marisue and John Pickering, "Maine: Beyond the Usual"

On Monday, June 21, from 7-8 p.m., come to the Witherle Memorial Library in Castine to hear Marisue and John Pickering share a presentation on their travel book, "Maine: Beyond the Usual," an exploration of forgotten Maine destinations.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Weekly Packet

No room at Adams School for child daycare

The idea of placing a childcare facility in Adams School was quickly dismissed by the school board and superintendent at a July 2 meeting over concerns about space, state regulations and facilities.

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Weekly Packet

New Brooksville principal takes on challenges, strengths of a small, rural school

Todd Nelson, a principal, teacher and writer with deep ties to the Blue Hill Peninsula, began his tenure as teaching principal at Brooksville Elementary School on July 1. He brings more than 35 years of experience as an educator in independent and public schools, including in Penobscot, where he and his wife Lesley live, and in Castine.

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Castine museum to host program on granite industry

As part of a July 15, 2014 lecture on the history of granite quarrying in Maine, a live demonstration of granite cutting will ask audience members to try their hand.

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Weekly Packet

Castine shows off its red, white and blue for Independence Day

Locals and summer folk joined forces to celebrate July 4 in the grand Castine style, beginning with the children's costume parade down Court Street and ending with a performance by the town band at Emerson Hall.

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Weekly Packet

Living history going strong in Castine

Fireside cooking, one of the 'living history' demonstrations at the Wilson Museum, in Castine, Maine, on Wednesdays and Saturdays from 2 to 5 p.m. Living history is alive and well at Castine's Wilson Museum.

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

Bangor Daily News

The War of 1812 + 2: Mainers mark 200th anniversary of British invasion that led to statehood

Legend has it that this painting of Thomas Hale was accidentally or intentionally cut with a bayonet by a British officer.

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