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Marijuana in Bar Harbor

Posted by on May 27, 2018 in Local News | Comments Off on Marijuana in Bar Harbor

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Memorial Day means Bar Harbor is in full swing – WABI

Posted by on May 26, 2018 in Local News | Comments Off on Memorial Day means Bar Harbor is in full swing – WABI

BAR HARBOR, Maine (WABI) – It’s that time of year again. Memorial Day weekend means Bar Harbor is open for business and people from out of town may visit for their first time. “It’s beautiful. We can’t get over how beautiful it is. It’s what I pictured a New England town to be,” said Jeff Marshall, visiting for the first time. Or, it’s become an adventure you keep coming back to. “I’ve been coming here for many years and I decided i needed a new adventure so I went rock climbing. You don’t have to walk more than ten...

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Bar Harbor to host region’s first market for Native American arts

Posted by on May 25, 2018 in Local News | Comments Off on Bar Harbor to host region’s first market for Native American arts

Aislinn Sarnacki | BDN Gabor Degre | BDN Gabor Degre | BDN By Nick Sambides Jr., BDN Staff • May 17, 2018 9:26 am A Bar Harbor museum will hold for the first time this weekend an arts market dedicated to Maine’s Native American tribes. Starting Friday, the four-day Abbe Museum Indian Market will feature 70 artists from 40 Native American tribal nations in the U.S. and Canada. The event will include a fashion show, film festival, storytelling, dancing, music and comedy...

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Hotelier family donates $500K to Bar Harbor library

Posted by on May 24, 2018 in Local News | Comments Off on Hotelier family donates $500K to Bar Harbor library

Nick Sambides Jr. | BDN By Bill Trotter, BDN Staff • May 24, 2018 1:00 am Updated: May 24, 2018 6:59 am A family with Bangor roots that owns and operates one of the largest hotel and resort firms in North America has donated $500,000 to help fund the expansion of the Bar Harbor library. The gift from the Walsh family, whose Ocean Properties Ltd. portfolio of more than 125 hotels includes several hotels in Bar Harbor, is part of a $9.8 million capital campaign at the Jesup Memorial Library, library officials...

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Bar Harbor Bank and Trust donates to Haystack Mountain School of Crafts

Posted by on May 23, 2018 in Local News | Comments Off on Bar Harbor Bank and Trust donates to Haystack Mountain School of Crafts

DEER ISLE — Bar Harbor Bank Trust is pleased to donate $2,000 to Haystack Mountain School of Crafts. This gift will help fund the summer internship position at the Fab Lab, which provides employment for a resident of the local area. “We are pleased to make this gift to Haystack,” said Jack Frost, VP/Director of Community Giving at Bar Harbor Bank Trust. “Fab Lab experiences often translate into workforce development opportunities which help improve the local economy.” Haystack is an international, non-profit, studio program in the arts, offering six one- and two-week studio...

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Mock shock and awe assaults Bar Harbor whale watch boat

Posted by on May 22, 2018 in Local News | Comments Off on Mock shock and awe assaults Bar Harbor whale watch boat

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