Thursday Dec 5
Planning board approves renovation and new structure in Sunshine
At the October 24 meeting of the Deer Isle Planning Board, an application from Bruce Elfstrom to build an addition to an existing structure and to build a separate sleep house was withdrawn due to a lack of information requested by the board.
Thursday Dec 5
Nomination papers for Island towns available Dec. 9
In Deer Isle, there is one three-year term available for second selectman, currently held by Twyla Weed.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
The Harbor Times Soup
Landmesser art, back-to-back
William Landmesser has been pushing paint around his Stockton Springs art studio for the past 23 years.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Participation high at Haystack's Open Door workshops
From October 11-14, Haystack Mountain School of Crafts held its 30th annual Open Door workshop sessions for Maine residents.
Fallen trees, limbs knock out power on Peninsula
High winds on Sunday, November 24, knocked out power to hundreds of Bangor Hydro Electric customers on the Blue Hill Peninsula and on Deer Isle.
Deer Isle selectmen consider warrant article for old elementary building repair
At their November 21 meeting, the Deer Isle selectmen considered a request from a citizen to be placed on the Town Meeting warrant in early March.
Deer Isle students offered free oral health exams
Don't let your child miss out on a valuable opportunity, Dr. Wendy Alpaugh advises in a press release.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Bangor Daily News
Stonington granite part of Arlington JFK memorial and history
Dan Hypes prepares a diamond wire that will be hooked up to a machine that continuously moves the wire through granite to cut it into giant blocks at Deer Isle Granite's quarry Thursday morning on Crotch Island in Maine.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
MERI's Coastal Monitoring Project expands to microplastics
's own long-term monitoring efforts. The goal is to engage residents and increase understanding of marine environment health.
Deer Isle tennis group recognizes players
On Saturday, November 23, the Adult Ed tennis group will officially cease operations.
Delivery Thanksgiving dinner available to those on Deer Isle
Anyone who wants a hot meal on Thanksgiving day can have one delivered to their door with just a phone call.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Opera House announces 15th anniversary season
Opera House Arts announced major programs and dates for its 15th anniversary season, including two original theatrical productions next summer.
Deer Isle Congregational Church hosts community dinners
When cold comes, many turn to a big bowl of warm soup to help stave off the cold.
Harvest meal planned in Deer Isle
A group of islanders has been working for two months to plan a harvest meal for island residents who would enjoy having a nutritious hot meal, according to a news release from the organizing group.