Maine Restaurant Week


March 1-10

The statewide celebration of Maine's culinary culture

More restaurants than ever

Cappy’s hosts fundraising dinner for MCH Meals on Wheels

CAMDEN, Maine -- On Wednesday March 5, a fundraising dinner for MCH Meals on Wheels will be held at Cappy’s Chowder House and Harbor View in Camden. Come eat dinner between 5 p.m.-9 p.m. and Cappy’s will donate up to half of the night’s food sales to MCH Meals on Wheels.

The Cappy’s benefit is part of March for Meals, a month long campaign to raise awareness and funds to help seniors in Knox County who are able to continue living in their homes for as long as possible because of critical nutrition and support that MCH Meals on Wheels provides.

Call to Artists

Senior College 12th Annual Festival of Art

All Maine artists, 50 years of age and older, amateur and professional, are invited to participate in this year's Festival of Art which takes place in May at the University of Maine Hutchinson Center in Belfast.  

Waterville, ME teen named Distinguished Young Woman of Maine

Statewide scholarship program awarded $1700 in cash scholarships to participants On February 22, 2014, Cassidy Dangler of Waterville, ME was named the Distinguished Young Woman of Maine and awarded $1,000 in cash scholarships during a statewide scholarship program for high school girls held at the South Lewiston Baptist Church in Lewiston, ME.  Dangler was one of four high school senior girls from

Join WLBZ 2 at the Eastern Maine Sportsmen's Show

Join WLBZ 2 at the Eastern Maine Sportsmen's Show

WLBZ 2 will be at the 76th annual Eastern Maine Sportsmen's Show March 7 through 9 at the University of Maine Field House in Orono. We'll once again be there with our Big Ol' Fish booth inviting folks to stop by and have their picture taken with our Big Ol' Fish.

Every person who has their photo taken will receive, while supplies last, a fishy zipper pull courtesy of Branch Pond Marine and WLBZ 2.

All the pictures will be posted right here on the Around Town section of our website.

Every year more than 150 vendors, ranging from sporting goods dealers to hunting and fishing guides, gather at this event. It's a great place to see the latest hunting, fishing and outdoor products. Show hours are Friday 4 to 9pm, Saturday 9am to 8pm and Sunday 9am to 3pm.

For more info, check out the Penobscot County Conservation Association.