Fire Ruins Home Before the Holidays 

Today, a fire destroyed a Winterport home.It’s left at least one man without a place to stay this Christmas.The blaze broke out at this house on Twining Road around two o’clock this afternoon.The homeowner was inside when it started, but was able to get out with no injuries.Multiple fire departments responded to the fire.By the time it was under control, Winterport Fire Chief, Thomas Doe, says the house was nearly gone.”When we arrived on scene the second floor of the addition was fully involved. So, we got that knocked down quickly, but as I said it was quite persistent up against the old house.”The State Fire Marshal’s office was called to investigate.