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Midcoast lens: A different perspective
One if by land, two if by sea. Either vantage point offers a different perspective on everyday views.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Property owners appeal decision in beach access case
Property owners on Coopers Beach Road have appealed a July 30 decision by a Superior Court judge that ruled the plaintiff's neighbors have a right to travel across a portion of their driveway and use of the beach for boating and bathing.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Owls Head to vote on $1 million budget
Residents of Owls Head will vote on whether to accept a proposed $1 million budget as well as elect a select board member and school board member Aug. 25 at its annual town meeting.
Vintage motorcycles rumble in Owls Head
Antique and vintage motorcycles take center stage at the Owls Head Transportation Museum's annual Vintage Motorcycle Meet and Antique Aeroplane Show Saturday, Aug. 30 and Sunday, Aug. 31. Owners of pre-1994 motorcycles are encouraged to exhibit and will be admitted free of charge.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Besaw shows at Sanctuary Gallery
Owls Head artist Bob Besaw will show his acrylic renditions of Midcoast Maine at the Sanctuary Gallery of Rockland Congregational Church, 180 Limerock St., beginning Sunday, Aug. 31. The opening reception from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. will include refreshments and piano music by Sue Pedretti.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
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Museum airplane damaged in Owls Head hard landing
A 1930 airplane from the Owls Head Transportation Museum received minor damage Saturday evening when it lost power and landed just off the runway at the adjacent Knox County Regional Airport.
Museum biplane crashes, no one injured
A 1930 biplane from Owls Head Transportation Museum was damaged in a hard landing Saturday evening, Aug. 23 around 6:40 p.m. No one was injured in the crash, according to Knox County Regional Airport Manager Jeffrey Northgraves.
Crowds come in droves for annual Union Fair demolition derbies
The sound of metal scraping and the "oohs" and "aahs" from the crowd permeated the grounds at the 55th Maine Wild Blueberry Festival and 145th Union Fair last week, which meant fans from near and far were in town to take in the celebrated and popular demolition derby.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
"And we all had a real good time!"
Once again many Knox County Democrats are enjoying the afterglow of another just-right John Syrett Lobster Bake.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Owls Head auction - a sale where you could actually find an affordable car.
The Owls Head Transportation Museum's annual auction took place a few days ago and the beauty of it is that most of the cars sold were the kind of cars you might find lurking in a barn or even on one of a dozen or so websites.
Owls Head man to serve 4 years for meth lab involvement
A 30-year-old man with prior drug convictions pleaded guilty Aug. 13 to running a methamphetamine lab in Owls Head and was sentenced to serve four years in prison for his involvement in the drug operation.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Lobster fest art show winners
Artists from the Midcoast and around the rest of the state were invited to enter work in the Maine Lobster Festival Open Juried Art Show sponsored by Camden National Bank.
Tickets still available for Barnstormers Ball
The public is invited to attend the Owls Head Transportation Museum's inaugural Barnstomers Ball Saturday, Aug. 23, beginning at 6:30 p.m. Proceeds from this grand gala affair will benefit museum education programs both onsite and in the community.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Rain or shine at waterfront home in Owls Head. Shenna Bellows and Mike Michaud will be the guest speakers.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
New superintendent to focus on shared leadership approach
As the school year begins the first of September, students, staff and parents will be seeing a lot of John McDonald.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Parties debate issuance of renovation permit in Owls Head
The Owls Head Planning Board is voting Aug. 13 whether to accept the findings of fact and issue a permit to renovate a structure that was recently deemed a risk due to its disrepair, and is currently the subject of complaint filed in court.
LAUNDRY' and - Marshall Point' at Caldbeck
Caldbeck Gallery, 12 Elm St., will open two exhibitions with a 6 to 8 p.m. reception Wednesday, Aug. 20. The public is invited to meet the artists and enjoy the work via "LAUNDRY: paintings, drawings, and pastels," work by Lois Dodd of Cushing and New York City; and "The Marshall Point Paintings," new work in watercolor by David Dewey of Owls Head ... (more)
Mon Aug 11, 2014
New England Auto Auction is Aug. 16
The Owls Head Transportation Museum's 37th annual New England Auto Auction is this Saturday, Aug. 16. Up to 200 antique, classic and special interest vehicles will be offered for sale to the highest bidder during the museum's premiere annual fundraising event.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Vintage planes, cars in action at Wings and Wheels Spectacular
Planes from as early as 1918 take to the skies in the longest running event at the Owls Head Transportation Museum.
Ground meets air at Wings & Wheels Spectacular
Initially called The Rally in 1975, the Owls Head Transportation Museum's Wings & Wheels Spectacular is a two-day car and airshow featuring vintage autos and planes.