Author: Cheney Insurance



Vacationing at your house?



Maine has been known by the slogan Vacationland since 1936 when it first appeared on the Maine license plate.  Those of us who live here agree that Maine is a great vacation destination. With the influx of vacationers opportunities for our many local businesses and entrepreneurs increase. Vacationers stay at campgrounds, hotels, inns and B&Bs, […]

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No Exaggerating — Fishing is Fun

With 32,000 miles of  rivers and streams, 6,000 lakes and ponds and 5,000 miles of coast, it’s no wonder that fishing is such a popular sport in Maine, whether that be freshwater, saltwater or ice fishing. We actually have about  275,000 paid license holders this year, over two-thirds of them state residents and the remainder […]

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5 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About OUI Offenses

The Surprising ABCs of OUI Offenses It’s an encouraging fact that alcohol- and drug-related driving fatalities have fallen somewhat on the roads of Maine in recent years. But still, around 5,000 people are convicted every year in Maine for Operating Under the Influence (OUI) of intoxicants — alcohol and drugs. Even one fatality, injury, or […]

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Spring’s Arrival and Hungry Bears

Spring's Arrival and Hungry Bears

Spring officially arrived March 20th, though it is just beginning to feel like it here in Midcoast Maine. One of the many harbingers of Spring are hungry bears. The Lincoln County News recently reported on bear sightings in Bristol and Damariscotta. Each year, in Spring and early Summer the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife […]

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