Freeport- Tourist attraction, the Desert of Maine goes on the market. Rockland- Maine Lobster Festival's Sea Goddess Pageant winner, steps down after pictures of her smoking marijuana emerge. Portland-Bon Appetit magazine names Portland its Restaurant City of the Year. Ellsworth- Reade Brower owner of most of Maine's newspapers, expands his portfolio by adding the Ellsworth American and Mount Desert Islander. Kittery- Massachusetts driver stopped for operating a moped while using his cell phone as a headlight. Brewer- Power outage that affects 3000 homes attributed to a squirrel's damage to substation device.
"Maine Dispatches" (2018). Maine News Index - Down East Magazine. 5046.