Ellsworth Park Challenge Grant 

A big announcement for the future Knowlton Community Park in Ellsworth.The First Bancorp is offering a $50,000 challenge grant.that pledge was made Sunday, as more than 1,200 people enjoyed a free barbeque at the State Street location.$1.2 million is needed by the end of the year to build the city park.It will include a children’s water pad, walking paths and amphitheater.So far, $600,000 has been raised by the community.