Longtime Ellsworth barista passes away

Coffee connoisseurs who made trips to or through Ellsworth are mourning the loss of one of the area’s better-known brew stewards. Mike Raynor, a barista at Rooster Brother since 1999, died Sept. 29 at the age of 58. A Lamoine resident, Mike was the morning counter person on the kitchen store’s first floor, where coffee, tea, […]

Forbes names richest Maine residents

For a small state Maine has its fair share of billionaire property owners, but most have their official residences somewhere else. There are at least two, however, for whom Maine is not ‘Vacationland,’ even if the state’s nickname is printed on their vehicle registration plates. According to Forbes, which maintains extensive lists of the wealthiest people […]