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  1. Maine AllCare Finds Community Support at Fisherman's Day in StoningtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    Dr. Ann Hamilton of Bangor on left, with Maine AllCare volunteer Lanny Anderson from Deer Isle, discussing the benefits of Medicare for All type of system at the Fishermen's Day event in Stonington. Fishermen's Day in Stonington proved to be a perfect venue for Maine AllCare Downeast Chapter volunteers.

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  2. All that glitters: Jeweler opens doors in villageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2017 | Island Ad-Vantages

    So said jeweler Devta Doolan of the 4th of July parade through Deer Isle village, in a phone interview the day before. He was preparing his newly-opened shop, hoping to welcome a healthy pulse of parade-goers on the holiday.

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  3. Homestead tour highlights living in harmony with natureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2017 | Island Ad-Vantages

    Fog hung at the tree tops as Dennis Carter, co-owner of the Deer Isle Hostel, began a granite-splitting demonstration at the start of the July 1 weekly grounds tour at the Deer Isle Hostel and Homestead. Demonstrating a mixture of modern and traditional techniques, the tour outlines low-impact approaches to living on and from the land.

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  4. Deer Isle taxes nudge up slightlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2017 | Island Ad-Vantages

    Taxpayers in Deer Isle will pay an additional 25 cents for every $1,000 of valuation in 2017. Tax bills are being mailed out, and this year's mill rate is .02125 or $21.25 per $1,000 of value, up from $21 in 2016.

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  5. New land conservation effort underway at iconic Caterpillar HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    Blue Hill Heritage Trust is working to permanently conserve 32 acres of land that is a critical addition to a two-decade effort to save the spectacular views from Caterpillar Hill in Sedgwick - the view from Route 15/Caterpillar Hill Road. Working with Maine Coast Heritage Trust and Island Heritage Trust, BHHT has entered into a purchase option agreement with the current landowners, which gives the partners until Sept.

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  6. Children's Author Event: David CundyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    Deer Isle summer resident and children's author David Cundy will share his new book, Animals Spell Love, in a story time at the Blue Hill Public Library on Saturday August 5th at 10:00 AM. In Animals Spell Love, sixteen animals help readers of all ages learn how to express the word in sixteen languages from around the globe, from Czech to Amharic to Korean, and even American Sign Language.

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  7. Blue Hill Heritage Trust signs purchase option on Caterpillar Hill propertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | Island Ad-Vantages

    Blue Hill Heritage Trust, in conjunction with other area land trusts, has signed a purchase agreement for a 32-acre parcel atop Caterpillar Hill. Blue Hill Heritage Trust is working to permanently conserve 32 acres of land that is a critical addition to a two-decade effort to save the spectacular views from Caterpillar Hill in Sedgwick, according to a news release from Maine Coast Heritage trust.

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  8. Hatch hired as principalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | Island Ad-Vantages

    He received his master's degree in Educational Leadership in 2007 from the University of Maine in Orono. Hatch, who has been in the education field for 21 years, said he is excited about the transition to his first stint as principal, and that the small school size is a good opportunity to get his "feet wet" in the new role.

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  9. Fishermen inducted into Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | Island Ad-Vantages

    Dick Kent and Dick Bridges were inducted into this year's Fisherman's Hall of Fame. John Wallace was posthumously inducted.

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  10. Gallery Mozelle opens new showRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | Weekly Packet

    "Pale Peonies in Garden," 10x12 inches, gouache on paper by Roz Sommer, part of the current show at Gallery Mozelle in Deer Isle. Mozelle fine jewelry and craft gallery will host an artists' reception on Friday, July 21, from 4 to 7 p.m. as part of Friday.

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  11. Penobscot graduate gives back to town that 'made me who I am'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | Weekly Packet

    A 1987 graduate of Penobscot Community School, Nathan Wardwell recently donated $5,000 to the school, in a pay-it-forward move that he said will likely be an annual recurring event. "There's a lot of memories there and obviously it made me who I am, definitely," he said.

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  12. Cherie Mason to receive environmental awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | The Weekly Packet

    Each year the institute honors a local person who has made a significant contribution to protecting wildlife, human health or the natural environment. Mason is to be recognized "for four decades of environmental advocacy and education," a press release said.

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  13. Historical societies plan special weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | The Weekly Packet

    Each summer, historical societies across the state open their doors for the weekend, and a window into what life, and artifacts, were like in the past. Local societies will showcase their summer exhibits and permanent collections, alongside demonstrations and refreshments.

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  14. South Freeport golfer first lefty to win Maine Amateur titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    Jack Wyman of South Freeport lines up a putt on the second hole during the final round at Brunswick Golf Club on Thursday. He held off a charge by Sam Grindle to become the first left-handed player to win the Maine Amateur Championship.

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  15. On Deck, a sports calendar for July 13, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    Registration open for Old Town Recreation Center's Eastern Maine Fall Baseball League for children ages 8-11 or Little League age eligible and Junior League for ages 13-14 played on 50/70 or regulation-size field, with teams from surrounding areas playing games on weekends; 10-game regular season plus playoffs; $60 per person, $175 for team; for complete league rules and registrations, visit www.oldtownrec.com or reach director Adam Mahaney via email at [email protected] or visit www.facebook.com/EasternMEFallBaseball THOMASTON - RESULTS Basketball of Maine clinics, July 17-21, at Thomaston Grammar School, 1-4 p.m. for boys and girls entering kindergarten-grade 6, $100 per player; accessible, affordable basketball instruction, co-directors Matt MacKenzie and Mark Baxter; emphasis on building fundamental skills, free T-shirt, limited to 40 campers per session; Preregister at ... (more)

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  16. Haystack announces evening programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | The Weekly Packet

    Throughout the summer, Haystack faculty, visiting artists, technical assistants, and staff share their inspirations, ideas, and work as part of Haystack's Summer Evening Program Series. Most evening programs begin at 7 p.m. at Haystack's Gateway Auditorium, 89 Haystack School Drive in Deer Isle.

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  17. Birdie binge puts Wyman in lead at Maine AmateurRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    It takes completing 54 holes to win the Maine Amateur Golf Championship. Jack Wyman put himself in position to earn that win with 18 holes still to play, thanks in part to how he did in an eight-hole stretch on Wednesday.

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  18. On Deck, a sports calendar for July 6, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    Registration open for Old Town Recreation Center's Eastern Maine Fall Baseball League for children ages 8-11 or Little League age eligible and Junior League for ages 13-14 played on 50/70 or regulation-size field, with teams from surrounding areas playing games on weekends; 10-game regular season plus playoffs; $60 per person, $175 for team; for complete league rules and registrations, visit www.oldtownrec.com or reach director Adam Mahaney via email at [email protected] or visit www.facebook.com/EasternMEFallBaseball GLENBURN - RESULTS Basketball of Maine clinics, July 10-14 at Glenburn Elementary School, 9 a.m. to noon for boys and girls entering grades 2-8, $130 per player; offering accessible, affordable basketball instruction, co-directors Matt MacKenzie and Mark Baxter; emphasis on building fundamental skills, free T-shirt, limited to 40 campers per session; Preregister at ... (more)

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  19. Beckman of Stonington in Turtle Gallery openingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | Island Ad-Vantages

    Longtime Turtle Gallery artist and Stonington printmaker Siri Beckman will show selected works, including new woodcuts, her iconic wood engravings and handmade lampshades in the gallery's next exhibit. Pictured is Beckman's Pileated Woodpecker, wood engraving, 11" x 11" at The Turtle Gallery.

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  20. Movie filmed on Monhegan to open 20th Maine International Film FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    From story concept to completion, it's taken actor and writer Catherine Eaton from California, to Vermont, to New York City to Monhegan Island and, finally, to Waterville, where it will be screened as the opening film at the 20th annual Maine International Film Festival on Friday, July 14. This film is her directorial debut. Eaton conceived of the film's central character after moving home from California to Vermont to take care of her injured mother.

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