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9 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

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East Blue Hill, This Arts & Crafts style granite & stucco structure was built in 1919 and served as both the original Blue Hill Yacht Club, hosting the New York Yacht Club Fleet's annual Down East Regatta for many years and housing for the owner's yacht captain and family.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Report: National Park Service visitors spent $8.5 million less in Maine in 2013

Visitors to Maine's only national park are estimated to have generated $191.5 million for the state's economy last year, according to the federal agency that runs the park.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Newsday

Summer vacation in Maine was memorable

It was great to visit him, but one of the best parts of the trip was taking a trip up the coastline to Acadia National Park.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

The Mountain Times

Artist JoAnn Pippin to show at Edgewood Cottage

The fifth annual Artists in Residence series features the work of JoAnn Pippin July 17 to 22 at Edgewood Cottage in Blowing Rock.

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Related Topix: Blowing Rock, NC, Painting, Arts, Watauga County, NC, US National Parks

Christian Science Monitor

Abbe Museum takes 'greening' seriously

So it made sense to launch "Greening the Abbe," a project designed to make the small museum - just a few minutes drive from Acadia National Park along Maine's rugged and beautiful coastline - as environmentally conscious and energy efficient as possible.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Acadia Photography Workshop Fall 2014

Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 17, 2014 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuition is due in advance to secure your spot.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Herald Gazette

Prolific author Virginia Wright Book Signing(s) at Beyond the Sea...

Prolific author Virginia Wright Book Signing at Beyond the Sea Book Festival at Lincolnville Beach, Friday July 25th, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. The three day long Beyond the Sea Book Festival at Lincolnville Beach kicks off with prolific author Virginia Wright book signing on Friday, July 25th, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Ultimate Acadia is the essential ... (more)

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Related Topix: Maine, Bar Harbor, ME, US National Parks, Kittery, ME, Fort Kent, ME, Wiscasset, ME

Thu Jul 10, 2014

WXIX-TV Cincinnati

Maine's latest seafood star

In Maine, cold is good for a lot of things: wood stoves, snow, lobster, and, as it turns out, oysters all year long.

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Related Topix: Maine, Life, Food, Seafood, US National Parks, Belfast, ME

Wed Jul 09, 2014

USA Today

Which national park is the best? Cast your vote now

The 20 nominees span the coast of America. Highlighting the rugged coasts of Maine, Acadia National Park spans 49,600 acres and diverse habitats - granite mountains, sandy beaches, lakes, ponds and woodlands - much of it on Mount Desert Island.

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Related Topix: US National Parks, Blue Ridge Parkway, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Shenandoah National Park

National Parks Traveler

Acadia National Park Officials Proposing Slight Change In Visitor Capacity For Isle Au Haut

One of the great destinations at Acadia National Park isn't on Mount Desert Island off Maine's coast.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Saveur.com

Maine's Latest Seafood Star

In Maine, cold is good for a lot of things: wood stoves, snow, lobster, and, as it turns out, oysters all year long.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

Bangor Daily News

From bed to table: Oyster farm tours highlight Maine's emerging trend of culinary tourism

Abigail Carroll of Nonesuch Oysters in Scarborough shows Amy and Jon Edwards of Wellesley, Massachusetts, tiny oysters in her nursery.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

The Bugle

Parade, duck race, pancakes highlight annual BC Fourth of July celebration

VVN/Bill Helm Bill Helm Staff Reporter BEAVER CREEK - With hot pancakes and hot coffee, Beaver Creek's annual Fourth of July festivities begin Friday at 7 a.m. The Sandells, grand marshals for this year's Fourth of July parade, met at Acadia National Park in Maine.

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

Nikonians News

Time to start thinking about Academy Fall schedule

Summer is here and the Nikonians Academy curriculum is in full swing. Academy Director Mike Hagen tells us quite a few workshops and photo trips have already been sold out, so it is time to start thinking about the fall season.

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New Hampshire Public Radio -

Granite Geek: Here's Where You Can Fly Drones In New Hampshire's Great Outdoors

Unmanned aerial vehicles, also known as drones, have been keeping government officials busy lately.

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Related Topix: US National Parks, Maine, Saint Gaudens National Historic Site, Appalachian National Scenic Trail

Philly.com

3 groups sue EPA over Pa. haze plan

Three environmental groups sued the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Monday, contending that it improperly approved a Pennsylvania plan aimed at addressing haze pollution.

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Mon Jun 30, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Island Explorer recognizes rider No. 5 million

Passengers board the Island Explorer next to the Village Green. The bus service and partners announced serving passenger No.

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Sat Jun 28, 2014

Bangor Daily News

60-year-old man rescued in Acadia National Park

Park rangers assisted by emergency responders rescued a man in Acadia National Park who appeared to be suffering a heart attack on Friday afternoon.

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Related Topix: US National Parks, Mount Desert, ME

Thu Jun 26, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Bangor man arrested in Acadia National Park on cocaine charge released on bail

A 63-year-old man arrested Tuesday in Acadia National Park, allegedly found with cocaine and $1,400 in cash in a borrowed car, was released on $1,000 unsecured bail Thursday after appearing before U.S. Magistrate Judge John Nivison in U.S. District Court.

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Sun Jun 22, 2014

Irregular Times

Why Go to Acadia National Park? A Reminder

It is a time of fear in the face of freedom, a time of an emptying country and swelling cities, a time for the widening of previous roads and the opening of new paths, yet a time when these paths are mined by knowing algorithms of the all-seeing eye.

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