Two Cruise Lines Buy Maine Lobsters

Another cruise line has decided to support the local Maine economy with buying local lobsters. Congresswoman Chellie Pingree of Maine announced Celebrity Cruises will purchase 3,800 pounds of lobster when Celebrity Summit visits Bar Harbor in September and October. Earlier this month Pingree wrote to cruise ship CEOs, including Celebrity Cruises’ Michael Bayley, urging them […]

Bar Harbor economy supported by Holland America

The next time Holland America Line’s ms Maasdam pulls into Bar Harbor, Maine, it will be 2,000 lobsters heavier, this according to a local publication. The lobster industry is hurting this season in Bar Harbor because of rising fuel and an over abundance of lobster being caught this season.The locals thought since Holland America ships […]