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September 21st, 2014

Fort Kent driver Theriault finishes 18th in NASCAR Nationwide race at Kentucky

SPARTA, Ky. — Fort Kent native Austin Theriault recorded an 18th-place finish in the VisitMyrtleBeach.com 300, a NASCAR Nationwide Series race, Saturday night at Kentucky Speedway. Theriault posted comments about adjustments to his car, before and during the race, on his Austin Theriault Racing Facebook page. “We started out the … Read more

September 20th, 2014

Orioles’ Jones hits two home runs in win over Red Sox

BALTIMORE — Adam Jones hit a pair of two-run homers, and Chris Tillman won his sixth consecutive game as the Baltimore Orioles scored a 7-2 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Saturday night. Jones, the center fielder, hit a two-run homer in the third that tied the game and … Read more

September 20th, 2014

Why Red Sox Nation should stand and cheer Derek Jeter

  Sometime next Sunday afternoon, as the shadows cloak Fenway Park, future Hall of Famer Derek Jeter, the New York Yankees mainstay at shortstop for the last 20 years, will come to the plate for his final professional at bat. When that happens, I hope for the sake of all who … Read more

September 20th, 2014

A Map of Where You Can Pick Apples in Maine

If you plan to go apple picking in Maine and like to “see” where you’re headed, I’ve created an interactive map to help lead the way. Some of the orchards have email addresses, websites or Facebook pages, which you will find in a separate blog post. You can also get to the blog … Read more

September 20th, 2014

New England Boiled Dinner

Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Antioch Missionary Baptist Church, 59 Main St, Dexter, Maine For more information: 207-217-4695 Antioch Missionary Baptist Ladies Auxiliary will be hosting a New England Boiled Dinner. Cost is $5 a person. Children under 3 free. This post was contributed by … Read more

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October 9th, 2009

Beech Mountain Fire Tower to Open

Weather permitting, the Beech Mountain fire tower will be open on Saturday, October 17, from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. Beech Mountain is an excellent spot for viewing the fall foliage. A ranger will be available to answer questions, and Smoky Bear items will be waiting for children who make it to the top. Dogs on leash are allowed to accompany hikers to the top, but cannot climb to the top of the tower because of the open grating on the steps and platform. Warm clothes are strongly recommended. Read more

October 7th, 2009

East Face Trail Reopens

The East Face Trail, renamed the Orange and Black Path, has reopened after a three-year closure. The trail was damaged in an October 2006 earthquake. Read more

October 1st, 2009

OctoberVisitor Center Hours

October hours begin today for Hulls Cove Visitor Center. The visitor center will be open from 8 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. this month. The last day is October 31. Read more

September 15th, 2009

Construction on West Side of Park

Contractors will be repaving roads and parking lots on the west side of the park this fall, starting September 21, which will require temporary closures during the work day. Read more

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