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Ron Singer will read and sign his poetry chapbook "Look to Mountains, ...

Ron Singer will read and sign his poetry chapbook "Look to Mountains, Look to Sea" Friday, Aug. 29, from 4 to 6 p.m. at WORKS Bookstore & Gallery, 21 East Main St./Route 1. "Look to the Mountains, Look to the Sea" chronicles Singer's summer sojourns in Maine since 1969.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Bangor Daily News

The top 10 movies with scenes filmed in Maine; did you know these actors worked here?

The following represents a list of the top 10 movies, in terms of their respective box office hauls, in which at least a portion of the filming was done in Maine.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Talks: at the Barn

Anneli Carter-Sundqvist, homesteader and owner off the Deer Isle Hostel will talk about her homesteading experience and read from her new book "A Homesteader's Year on Deer Isle" In this collection of blogs Anneli Carter-Sundqvist takes the reader through a whole year of living on a self-sufficient, off-the-grid homestead on an island off the coast ... (more)

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Island Ad-Vantages

From models to life-sized, historical society hosts boat show

Owner Bill Wiegmann stands next to the Vixen, a 16-foot 12-1/2 designed by Joel White and built by Wiegmann in Deer Isle.

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Weekly Packet

Historic photo exhibit in Deer Isle

Penobscot Marine Museum's exhibit, "Hancock County Through Eastern's Eye," hosted by the Deer Isle-Stonington Historical Society at Island Heritage Trust runs through August 30. Above, a postcard of Deer Isle.

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Bangor Daily News

Heavy rain leads to flooding, power outages across Maine

Portland saw widespread flooding after 6.28 inches of rain fell there, a record amount, according to the National Weather Service.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

Capital Weekly

Summer Work' from Rizzio, Ives

"Summer Work: Jessica Ives & Margaret Rizzio," an exhibition of new paintings by Jessica Ives and mixed-media assemblages by Margaret Rizzio, will be on display Wednesday, Aug. 20, through the end of the month at The Good Supply, 2106 Bristol Road.

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

Bangor Daily News

A funny thing happened at Wal-Mart: I heard a common yellowthroat

Bear with me here. Common yellowthroats are abundant in eastern Maine. So are Wal-Marts.

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Weekly Packet

Haystack announces programs, exhibition

Haystack's final summer exhibition of 2014, Made in Maine: Work by Recent Fellowship Recipients opened July 27 and is on view at the school's Center for Community Programs through August 31. The show features work by four recipients of functional craft and visual arts fellowships from the Maine Arts Commission in 2012 and 2013: Robin Martin Cust, ... (more)

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Weekly Packet

Summer work experience turns into cookbook

What started as an idea to create a summer internship work experience has morphed into a larger project that will take six island high school students into their next semester.

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Weekly Packet

Touring the past at Deer Isle Hostel

Co-owner of Deer Isle Hostel Dennis Carter talks about the composting toilet used by guests at the hostel.

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Weekly Packet

Original musical about the Deer Isle-Sedgwick Bridge to premiere at Opera House

Those who heard the song "No Skunks!" belted out during the Fourth of July parade will finally have the opportunity to see the full original musical about the Deer Isle-Sedgwick Bridge.

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Wed Aug 06, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Penobscot Marine Museum's Historic Photography Exhibit Now in Deer Isle

Penobscot Marine Museum's historic photography exhibit Hancock County Through Eastern's Eye is now at the Island Heritage Trust barn, in Deer Isle, Maine.

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Fri Aug 01, 2014

Weekly Packet

Four historic Dunham's Point houses on Deer Isle house tour

The White House, built in 1924, sits on land that once housed an active silver mine.

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Weekly Packet

St. Brendan's attic sale to benefit others

On Saturday, August 2, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., St. Brendan the Navigator Episcopal Church will hold an attic sale at the Deer Isle-Stonington Elementary School gym.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

Weekly Packet

Poetry at the Opera House to celebrate family

Opera House Arts will present Maine poet Gibson Fay-Leblanc, Deer Isle writer Deborah Cummins and local guest readers in an evening of poetry celebrating family on Tuesday, August 5, at 7 p.m. at the Stonington Opera House.

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Weekly Packet

History Channel films in Stonington

Everyone loves a good buried treasure story, or at least that is what producers of a History Channel television show hope.

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Weekly Packet

Island Heritage Trust seeks to purchase property on Lily Pond

Island Heritage Trust has been awarded a $120,000 Land for Maine's Future grant to attempt the purchase of a 10-acre parcel of land on the Lily Pond in Deer Isle, off the Quaco Road.

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Anneli Carter-Sundqvist: homesteading at the Deer Isle Hostel

When you first meet Anneli Carter-Sundqvist, a tiny powerhouse of a woman nearly always on the move, you might easily believe that homesteading as well as running a hostel represent a way of living she learned from childhood onward, so accomplished are her skills, so expansive is her knowledge and so boundless her enthusiasm for her chosen way of ... (more)

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Island Ad-Vantages

Deer Isle sets mill rate unchanged from previous year

Taxes in Deer Isle will largely remain unchanged this year when tax bills hit the mailbox in the coming week.

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