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Coast Guard beefs up Bar Harbor security with tough-looking boat …

Posted by on Aug 9, 2018 in Local News | Comments Off on Coast Guard beefs up Bar Harbor security with tough-looking boat …

Courtesy of Walter Churchill Courtesy of U.S. Coast Guard By Nick Sambides Jr., BDN Staff • August 8, 2018 1:00 am Updated: August 8, 2018 12:58 pm The U.S. Coast Guard needs a little extra muscle in Bar Harbor during the summer, so it has called in a big gun. The Coast Guard has what it calls an extra “29-foot Response Boat-Small” patrolling during cruise ship season this summer, said Nicole Groll, a petty officer with the Coast Guard’s Boston office. The boat is crewed by about a...

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Acadian 11-12 All Stars battle back for thrilling 2nd-place finish in 20th Marty Lyons Classic

Posted by on Aug 8, 2018 in Local News | Comments Off on Acadian 11-12 All Stars battle back for thrilling 2nd-place finish in 20th Marty Lyons Classic

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Canadian ferry service details proposal for Bar Harbor base

Posted by on Aug 7, 2018 in Local News | Comments Off on Canadian ferry service details proposal for Bar Harbor base

BAR HARBOR, Maine (AP) — A Canadian firm operating a high-speed ferry between Maine and Nova Scotia says it will spend $3 million to improve a proposed new base in Bar Harbor. The town received the 15-page proposal to relocate The CAT from Portland to Bar Harbor last week. The Bangor Daily News reports Bay Ferries says it will spend $3 million in infrastructure improvements to the idle property and will also pay Bar Harbor at least $200,000 in annual rent for five years. The Bar Harbor Town Council will discuss the proposal and will speak directly with Bay Ferries CEO Mark MacDonald. ...

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New Milford writer switches genres with ‘Bar Harbor’

Posted by on Aug 6, 2018 in Local News | Comments Off on New Milford writer switches genres with ‘Bar Harbor’

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Bar Harbor council moves to negotiate for Canadian ferry’s return

Posted by on Aug 5, 2018 in Local News | Comments Off on Bar Harbor council moves to negotiate for Canadian ferry’s return

Troy R. Bennett | BDN By Bill Trotter, BDN Staff • July 18, 2018 2:07 pm Updated: July 18, 2018 2:09 pm BAR HARBOR, Maine — Despite some concerns raised by residents, the Town Council decided Tuesday to negotiate with Bay Ferries to see if they might reach an agreement by this fall to restore Canadian ferry service to the currently idle ferry terminal on Route 3. Bay Ferries, which since 2016 has operated the ferry from Portland to Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, has proposed to lease the Bar Harbor site for five...

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Bar Harbor welcomes two new shops

Posted by on Aug 4, 2018 in Local News | Comments Off on Bar Harbor welcomes two new shops

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