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KASRA winter race begins Feb. 18 in Medway

MEDWAY, Maine — The Katahdin Area Snowmobile Racing Affiliates will host the Maine State Championship Race beginning at 7 a.m. Saturday and at 9:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 18-19, at the East Branch Sno Rovers Club, take exit 244 off I-95. Qualifying starts at 11 a.m. on Saturday and the racing starts at 10 am. on [...]

Penobscot SkiBash cancellation

BANGOR, Maine — The Penobscot SkiBash to be held Saturday, Feb. 4, at Bangor Muni, has been canceled due to poor snow cover and icy conditions. The Penbscot Valley Ski Club plan on hosting this event again next winter. Sorry for any inconvenience. For information, call 234-2326.

Super Bowl Special Taste of the Market

ROCKPORT, Maine — A Super Bowl Special Taste of the Market celebration will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Feb. 4, at the Rockport Marketplace, located at 461 Commercial St. You are invited to meet your Farmer, come and sample the products of farmers market vendors and State of Maine Cheese plus enter [...]


ROCKLAND, Maine — The Strand Theatre invites all to attend its fifth annual Super Bowl Party beginning at 6 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 5, located at 345 Main St. A great selection of Super Bowl snacks will be available to accompany all the big-screen action, as well as beer and wine specials in the Strand Balcony [...]

Annual Hot Shot Competition to be held Feb. 5 in Fort Kent

FORT KENT, Maine — The Maine  Recreation and Parks Association and the Maine Red Cross Claws are announcing their partnership for the MRPA’s annual Hot Shot Competition to compete against other basketball enthusiasts across the state. The Fort Kent Recreation and Parks Department with host University of Maine at Fort Kent will hold this event [...]

Paul Bunyan Pond Hockey Tournament

EDDINGTON, Maine –  The Bangor Area Breakfast Rotary Club will sponsor a charity tournament Saturday, Feb. 11, on Little Fitts Pond at the Camp Roosevelt Boy Scout Camp. The entry fee is $310 per team – and all proceeds benefit local charities supported by the breakfast rotary. Jeff’s Catering will be on site selling food [...]

Maine Championship Snowshoe Race to be held Jan. 22

ORLAND, Maine — The State of Maine Championship Snowshoe Race will begin at noon Sunday, Jan. 22, in the Great Pond Mountain Wildlands. Registration will be from 10 to 11:30 a.m. with a fee of $10. The race begins at Craig Brook National Fish Hatchery, located on Hatchery Road off Route one in East Orland. [...]

Preschool instructional basketball offed Jan. 11 at Brewer Parks and Rec

BREWER, Maine — The Brewer Parks and Recreation Department will now accept registration for the Preschool Instructional Basketball Program. The program will begin from 1 to 1:45 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 11, at the Brewer Auditorium. The four week program will be open to children ages 4-5 and will focus on teaching basic basketball skills through [...]

Skowhegan-Madison Elks Hoop Shoot Jan. 8

MADISON, Maine –  The Skowhegan-Madison Elks Lodge Annual “Hoop Shoot” will be held at noon Sunday, Jan. 8, at Madison Memorial High School. The free throw contest is open to boys and girls, ages 8 to 13. There are six age groups in the competition: boys age 8-9, girls age 8-9, boys age 10-11, girls [...]