Union Maine

From what I understand the Union fair started in 1869, just a few years after the American Civil War. I can’t help but wonder, how little has it changed? The horse racing, all the displays, quilts, jams and jellies, and the farm animals. The Union fair is a small gift that gives us a glimpse of what it was like in rural Maine – then and now. … Continue reading →

Maine publisher shuts down 4 weeklies.

We at Seasons of Smiles Dental were saddened to hear about the closure of all Village NetMedia publications.  The Republican Journal was founded in 1829. The Courier-Gazette started in 1846 and the Camden Herald in 1870. The Bar Harbor Times is nearly 100 years old. The Capital Weekly was started after 1991. I just want to thank Village Soup for all that you did for our community.  As the years progressed we became big fans of Village Soup online.  Everything we posted was picked up by google.  It was a great platform to promote our products on the internet.  We never took the time to send you a thank you note, until now.  Our thoughts go out to all 56 … Continue reading →