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EHS grad wins “Ellen’s Design Challenge” on HGTV

EHS grad wins “Ellen’s Design Challenge” on HGTV

ELLSWORTH — A 1996 Ellsworth High School graduate, who has forged a distinguished career as a furniture designer and maker, Monday night won the top prize of $100,000 for her table and chandelier created for “Ellen’s Design Challenge” on HGTV. On Ellen DeGeneres’...
EHS Graduate Becomes Contestant on Ellen’s Design Challenge

EHS Graduate Becomes Contestant on Ellen’s Design Challenge

Vivian Beer, a 1996 graduate of Ellsworth High School, is a contestant on Ellen’s Design Challenge TV show which airs at Mondays at 9pm on HGTVHD. Vivian is a furniture designer and business owner in Manchester, New Hampshire. She says her style is modern and...
EHS honors 1966 State Champs

EHS honors 1966 State Champs

By Taylor Vortherms courtesy The Ellsworth American Stuart Taylor is not comfortable accepting praise. The 84-year-old former Ellsworth High School boys’ basketball coach shifted in his seat when asked about the reasoning behind his 1966 team’s success. “That’s a...

Alumni Update : Lucas Carriere

Lucas Carriere recently graduated with honors from University of Texas at Austin, receiving a master’s degree in architecture. He is now employed as an architect at Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG) in Copenhagen, Denmark, where he was previously an intern. Lucas, a graduate...

EHS grad Dick Scott named Mets’ bench coach

By Taylor Vortherms courtesy The Ellsworth American ELLSWORTH — Former Ellsworth High School athlete Dick Scott has been promoted to bench coach of the New York Mets. Scott, 53, served as the National League team’s director of player development for two years and,...

Alumni Update : Vitor Bono ’96

I received EHSAA newsletter today and was very pleased to read the news about Matt Povich, a classmate of mine back in 1995/1996. At the time I was an Brazilian AFS exchange student at EHS (class of 96), a period of many great memories for me. As you requested news...

Ellsworth native dedicated to study of ocean currents

By Jacqueline Weaver, courtesy The Ellsworth American WINTER HARBOR — Scientist Joseph LaCasce’s specialty is predicting the movement of something that is inherently unpredictable — the ocean. The models he and his colleagues devise are useful in tracking the movement...

EHSAA Prez Leads Warring Bridge Games

EHSAA president Mike Povich sits in deep concentration during a weekly bridge game at the Northeast Harbor Library, which is held every Tuesday afternoon during the summer. The Asticou/Island Division is a part of the Ellsworth Duplicate Bridge Club, which meets...

EHS Class of ’55 60th Reunion Gala

Back row, left to right: Ronald Taylor, Charles “Chuck” Crockett, Jerry Lord, Joe Jordan, George Crawford, Anita Jordan Redman, BettyLou Johnston Mitchell, Mari Bernardini Higgins, Rachel Frost Chamberland, Connie Hurley Babcock, George Stevenson, Virginia...