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Bill Trotter

About Bill Trotter

A news reporter in coastal Maine for more than 15 years, Bill Trotter keeps track of how the Atlantic Ocean and the state's iconic coast shape the lives, lifestyles and livelihoods of coastal Maine residents and visitors. A resident of Ellsworth, Bill covers Bar Harbor, Acadia National Park, Hancock County, fisheries, marine-related topics and more for the BDN. Follow him on Twitter at @billtrotter.

Kara DioGuardi selling Gouldsboro home

Celebrity hit-maker Kara DioGuardi may have spent her last night in the town of Gouldsboro. The songwriter, record producer, music executive and former American Idol judge has put a “For Sale” sign in front of her home on Main Street in the local village of Prospect Harbor. DioGuardi bought the house in 2004, prior to her […]

Remembering Bogart

Over the past few months, I’ve written some blog posts about Mainers who have passed away. Some were people I had met a few times but did not know that well, while others were people who I never met but, while not famous, were well regarded in their professions. This one is a little different. Bogart Salzberg, who I worked with for nearly […]