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A True Hero: History of a Maine-Built Research Vessel

April 8, 2021

The library is pleased to welcome back maritime historian Charles H. Lagerbom on Tuesday, April 13, at 6:00 pm for a slideshow talk about a rugged little research vessel called Hero. The program will explore the story and impact of this important piece of Maine maritime history. More...

IRS provides guidance for employers claiming the Employee Retention Credit for first two quarters of 2021

April 8, 2021

The Internal Revenue Service recently issued guidance for employers claiming the Employee Retention Credit under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) modified by the Taxpayer Certainty and Disaster Tax Relief Act of 2020 (Relief Act). Notice 2021-23 explains the changes to the Employee Retention Credit for the first two calendar quarters of 2021, More...

Seacoast Security Launches Scholarships Supporting The Skilled Trades

April 8, 2021

On March 26, 2021 Seacoast Security, Inc. of Rockport, Maine, launched a scholarship program to help fund further education in the skilled trades. The program offers two, $1,000 scholarships to students pursuing a career in the trades at a Maine technical school in the Fall of 2021. More...

Camden National Bank donates $10,000 to LifeFlight Foundation

April 8, 2021

Camden National Bank announced a $10,000 donation to the LifeFlight Foundation to help provide vital medical support to people across Maine. This is the eighth year that Camden National Bank will be a major sponsor for the Cross for LifeFlight. The signature fundraising event, which began in 2013 as a swim across west Penobscot Bay from Northport to Islesboro, has now become a statewide, month-long event that encourages participants to cross whatever part of Maine suits them. Participants can swim, row, paddle, hike, walk, or bike—all while tracking their progress in the event’s proprietary online system. More...

MCST Adult Ed programming continues

April 7, 2021

Great courses await! Here’s a preview of what’s ahead for our Adult Ed programming (some available via Zoom; some at MCST). Our team here at the school makes sure we have a safe and healthy environment. You can register for classes on our website, www.midcoastadulted.com. Or call our office (207-596-7752 x3) Mondays through Thursdays, 9:30-5:00, to register with Heidi or Betsy over the phone. To avoid disappointment, register promptly to assure the class runs and you have a seat in it! More...

Registration open for Summer and Fall 2021 Classes at the UMA Rockland Center

April 7, 2021

The University of Maine at Augusta (UMA) has begun registration for summer and fall courses and UMA Rockland Center staff are available to help recent high school graduates, transfer students, and returning students complete their application; start the financial aid process; and enroll in summer and/or fall classes. The Summer Session classes begin on May 17 and the Fall Semester starts August 30. More...

Natále brings fresh sound to SoundCheck

April 7, 2021

Camden Opera House’s SoundCheck series continues Friday, April 16, with an audience-free 7:30 p.m. concert by genre-fusing singer-songwriter Natále. Her show will be streamed live from the opera house stage to its Facebook page and is free to enjoy, no tickets or RSVP necessary. More...

Help AIO win $5000 for a Community Garden!

April 2, 2021

AIO has an exciting opportunity to be awarded a $5000 grant for a community garden project. The 21 gardens with the most votes are awarded $5k and AIO is in the running….but we need VOTES! Click the link at search for "AIO" to vote for our project. Voting is open through April 7th. More...

Samoset is now hiring for the season!

April 1, 2021

A variety of positions are available in the hotel and in the food and beverage area.
Please send resumes to Michelle Peaco at mpeaco@samoset.com or apply in person at 220 Warrenton Street, Rockport, ME between the hours of 7AM and 3PM, Monday through Friday. More...

Tipton jazz for SoundCheck

April 1, 2021

Camden Opera House’s SoundCheck series of audience-free livestreams continues Friday, April 9, with a 7:30 p.m. concert by the Mark Tipton Trio. The show will be streamed live from the opera house stage to its Facebook page and is free to enjoy, no tickets or RSVP necessary. More...