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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. Community gathers to honor retiring teachersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | Weekly Packet

    On June 23, community members gathered at Deer Isle Town Hall to celebrate the careers and retirement of Matthew and Kimberley Larsen from Deer Isle-Stonington High School. , the husband-and-wife duo has educated literally hundreds of Island students, coached, advised many different groups within the school, and mentored students over the course of their careers.

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  11. On Deck, a sports calendar for June 29, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    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 [email protected] or find forms online at www.resultsbasketball.net FORT FAIRFIELD - 12th annual Girls "County" Basketball Shootout, Friday and Saturday, June 30 and July 1. Limited to first 16 high school girls teams that register . Each team will play a minimum of four games and a maximum of six games.

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  12. Celebrating work by women at Pleasant View GalleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | Island Ad-Vantages

    "She Persisted: A Celebration of Work by Women" opens at Susan Webster's Pleasant View Gallery on Spofford Hill Road in Deer Isle Village with a reception on Sunday, July 2, from 2 to 6 p.m. This show features recent art by women who range in age from their twenties to their nineties and who work in a variety of media-textiles, drawing, painting, printing, photography, writing, sculpture, and video. Artists include Lydia Cassatt, Susan Chase, Shane Crabtree, Nancy Hodermarsky, Mary Ann McKellar, Katama Murray, Marcia Stremlau, Bessie Turner, Phoebe Turner, Carol Wainright and Susan Webster.

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  13. Elementary school student represents MaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | Weekly Packet

    Just two days after her promotion from Deer Isle-Stonington Elementary School, Rylee Eaton landed in Washington, D.C., to take part in the You Be the Chemist national challenge on June 19. To get there, Eaton had to beat out several competitors at the state challenge, held April 8 in Deer Isle. By winning that competition, Eaton won an all-expenses-paid trip to the national championship as the representative for the state of Maine.

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  14. Salome Sellers featured in library's cemetery tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | Weekly Packet

    Hear the stories of Salome Sellers, who when she died in 1908 at age of 108, was the oldest person in Maine. Enjoy a conversation with Margaret Olmsted, astronomer, naturalist, author, and step-granddaughter of landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted.

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  15. Celebrate Independence Day on the IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | Weekly Packet

    Run the Powell 10K run, a 6.2-mile competitive run, or the Fun Run, a 1.4-mile competitive run. Prizes will be awarded, including overall oldest and youngest runners, first Island resident male and female, first non-resident male and female, and first male and female in under 21, 21 to 29, 30 to 39, 40 to 49 and 50 and older age groups.

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  16. Deer Isle church will host annualRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | Weekly Packet

    Katelyn Emerson will be the guest organist at the 16th annual Gotwals Concert at the Deer Isle/Sunset Congregational Church on Sunday, July 9, at 7 p.m. The church is located at 57 Church Street in Deer Isle. The program includes works by Bach, Mozart, Mendelsohn, Buxtehude, Sweelinck, Boely, Langlais and Widor.

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  17. "Gone but Not Forgotten" Tour of Three Stonington CemeteriesRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    Hear the stories of Salome Sellers, who when she died in 1908 at age of 108, was the oldest person in Maine. Enjoy a conversation with Margaret Olmsted, astronomer, naturalist, author, and step-granddaughter of landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted.

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  18. Doherty forages for wild foods and medicinal plantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | Island Ad-Vantages

    A small but enthusiastic group gathered at the Deer Isle Hostel on Tennis Road for a walk through an ordinary forest clearing on an unusual mission. Led by Brighid Doherty, an herbalist of 22 years, those collected on June 4 had come together to learn about and experience foraging for wild foods and medicinal plants not in some exotic location of the rainforest but in the vegetation surrounding the gardens at the hostel.

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  19. Magic Food Bus combines food and books for healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | Weekly Packet

    Connecting people of all ages to books and to free, fresh, and healthy food has been the focus of Healthy Peninsula's Magic Food Bus, rolling into its seventh season on Thursday, June 22. The program is expanding into two new towns in 2017 and can now be found in Blue Hill, Brooksville, Deer Isle, Penobscot, Sedgwick, Stonington and Surry. Fresh vegetables will also be available at the newest "stop" next to the demonstration garden in front of the Healthy Peninsula office across the street from the Blue Hill Public Library at 10 Parker Point Road.

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  20. Exhibit and book showcase work of area artistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | Weekly Packet

    A studio exhibit and book signing for There Has to Be Magic: The Art of Evelyn Kok has been set for July 1-4 from 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. each day at The Gallery of the Purple Fish, 23 Main Street, Stoninton. The book embodies the overarching spirit of the irrepressible Evelyn Kok: painter, musician, composer, luthier, world renowned medical illustrator, impish punster, tramper and poet, according to a press release, which goes on to state, "Raised with implicit permission to live life on her own terms, Evelyn Kok was a woman who stood her ground, win or lose, living life beyond the bounds of social convention.

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