July 2017

Jul 20, 2017
Bank celebrates new location with ribbon cutting and donation of $5,000 to local organizations

FREEPORT, Maine - On July 20, Kennebec Savings Bank joined with local officials and members of the greater Freeport community to cut the ribbon and celebrate the opening of the bank's new electronic banking and loan center (EBLC) at 181 Lower Main Street in Freeport. The location...

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Jul 18, 2017

BAR HARBOR, Maine - Maine Seacoast Mission is developing plans to move its administrative headquarters out of the Colket Center in Bar Harbor. In a letter mailed Monday, July 17, 2017, President Scott Planting outlined reasons for the move to Mission supporters and donors:

Volunteers at work in the Mission's Housing Rehabilitation Program. Courtesy Scott Shaw, Maine... read more / comment
Jul 18, 2017

BAR HARBOR, Maine - Perched above the Atlantic Ocean, high above the sea, sits the only lighthouse on Mount Desert Island, Bass Harbor Head Light. Lighthouses are synonymous with Maine and have a deep maritime history that many visitors are eager to learn about. Bass Harbor Head Light is one of the most recognized lighthouses in Maine, along with Portland Head Light in Cape...

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Jul 14, 2017
"The Top Islands in the Continental US"

BAR HARBOR, Maine - Mount Desert Island has won a Travel + Leisure 2017 World's Best Award in the category for "The Top 10 Islands in the Continental U.S."

Bass Harbor Headlight, Mount Desert Island, captured by LightRocket via Getty Images.

"It's truly an honor that Mount Desert Island has been chosen as one of the top 10 islands by...

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