Pine Tree Hospice’s Snow Golf & Family Fun Day returns to Foxcroft Golf Club on February 8

Pine Tree Hospice will hold its annual Snow Golf Tournament & Family Fun Day on Saturday, February 8 at the Foxcroft Golf Club from 9 am - 2 pm. In addition to snow golf–a winter favorite involving golf clubs, tennis rackets, tennis balls, and hula hoops–the day will offer an abundance of fun family activities, including sledding, relay races, s’mores, snow baseball, tug of war, snow coloring, snow sculptures, obstacle races, and freeze tag.

Benefit Variety Show and Spaghetti Dinner in Millinocket to Help Fire Victims

A variety show at Stearns Auditorium to benefit fire victims Betty Jo and Mike Austin of Millinocket will be held on January 28 at 7 p.m. Local talents The Jamieson’s; Pete and Stephanie, Shelby Lane , and others will provide you with entertainment and while providing some revenue for the fire victims to help them  in finding a new place to live. Talented people from as far away as Bangor have offered to perform. If anyone is interested in performing please contact Barbara Kimball @ 772-519-8391 or on Facebook or, Bobbie Allen @ 207-731-5716, or on Facebook by January 25, at the latest so that we can get the line-up set. Former Breakfast Flake Paul Dupuis has agreed to MC the show. Donations will be accepted at the door.

Health Events Maine and NH. Eat Well. Move Well. Be Well.

Health Events Maine and NH. Eat Well. Move Well. Be Well.

Nutrient Dense Cooking
Presented by Tanja Kunz, healthy eating specialist at Whole Foods Market

MDIF&W: Free Snowmobile Weekend Slated for January 31-February 2

Snowmobilers in Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont will have a chance to get outside their own state and discover new trails for free during the Reciprocal Snowmobile Weekend that will take place Jan. 31 thru February 2, 2014. This open weekend allows all legally registered Maine snowmobiles to be operated in New Hampshire and Vermont without being registered in those states.

It also means that all snowmobiles legally registered in New Hampshire and Vermont can be operated in Maine without a current Maine registration. Snowmobilers can explore more than 14,000 miles of Maine’s interconnected, groomed and marked trails.

The Maine Warden Service reminds snowmobilers to ride with caution at all times.

Dave Matthews Band to play at Bangor's Waterfront Pavilion

Dave Matthews Band to play at Bangor's Waterfront Pavilion
“A Very Special Evening With Dave Matthews Band” Will Feature the group performing two sets each night

Tickets go on sale to the public beginning Friday, February 7

Bangor, Maine  -- Waterfront Concerts is proud to announce the third installment of the Machias SavingsBank Concert Series, “A Very Special Evening with Dave Matthews Band”, LIVE at Darling’sWaterfront Pavilion in Bangor, ME, Friday, June 6, 2014.

In 2013, Rolling Stone put Dave Matthews Band on its list of the “50 Greatest Live Acts RightNow,” observing, “Two decades in, DMB still know how to surprise their fans.” The group’s 2014 NorthAmerican summer tour may be its most surprising yet.