Sports & Recreation

Gritty McDuff's "Red Claws Ale" to be Expanded to 6- and 12-Packs

Ed Stebbins, master brewer with Portland, Maine-based Gritty McDuff's, today announced that beginning mid-November, its best-selling Red Claws Ale is expanding to six and 12 packs in grocery stores, convenience and beer stores throughout Maine.  It also will continue to be available in 22 oz. bottles and on tap.

L.L.Bean Offering Free Hunter's Breakfast, Saturday, October 30, 2010

WHAT: FREE Hunter’s Breakfast

WHEN: October 30, 2010 from 4:30am to 8:00am or until the food lasts

WHERE: L.L.Bean Flagship Store in Freeport, Maine in the Outdoor Discovery Center in the Discovery Lobby

FREEPORT, Maine—In celebration of the opening of the Maine deer season, L.L.Bean will once again be offering a free Hunter’s Breakfast on Saturday, October 30th from 4:30 am to 8:00am or until the food lasts.

Spooky 5k

Halloween, October 31, 9:00am

Lipgloss4lives’ first annual 5k road race to benefit the Freeport Community Service’s Carol Kaplin Fuel Fund.

Fun, fast race through beautiful Freeport. 
Costume contest for all!!
Awards to top three men and women. 
Free Wilbur’s candy for all participants in the Kids 100yd fun dash!
What a great way to kick of Halloween. Make this your family's new Halloween tradition.

The Carol Kaplin Fuel Fund assists families in the greater Freeport
area heat their homes in troubled times. 
The fund is short 50% of it’s predicted need!

Race time: 9:00am, Kids Free 100yd fun dash 8:30
Race date: October 31, 2010
Registration Fee:$20.
Location: Wilbur’s Chocolate Factory, 174 Lower Main St., Freeport
Registration 8:00am or pre-register at

Get Ready for the 4rd Annual Yarmouth Pumpkin Run!

Time for some fall family fun as Yarmouth is gearing up for their 4rd annual Pumpkin Run, inviting community members and their dogs to come out in the best Halloween costumes and race for a good cause.
When: Saturday, October 30, 2010 (Rain, Shine, or Snow!)
Where: Yarmouth High School, West Elm Street, Yarmouth, Maine
Time: Registration Starts at 7:30 at the rear entrance to YHS.