State Senator Dave Miramant, D-Camden, presented North Atlantic Blues Festival founder Paul Benjamin of Rockland with a Legislative Sentiment in honor of the 25th anniversary of the annual festival, which was held at Harbor Park in Rockland on July 14 and 15. A Legislative Sentiment is “a significant expression by the Legislature in recognition of civic and public achievements.” Miramant (right) is shown here presenting the sentiment to Benjamin in downtown Rockland.