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  1. 'Weird' veggies anything but unusual at some Maine farmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    Sarah Tompkins and Hubert McCabe own Fine Line Farm in Searsmont.They grow a large variety of out-of-the-ordinary crops that are not always familiar to many market-goers. This is the first season when Sarah Tompkins and Hubert McCabe grew ginger at the Fine Line Farm in Searsmont.

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  2. How to build an 'alternative' compost-heated showerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    Dennis Carter and his wife Anneli Sundqvist have always strived to do everything a little bit outside of the mainstream methods at their hostel in Deer Isle. So when Carter was researching alternative methods to heat the outdoor shower that their guests - as well as he and his wife - use, the idea of using a compost pile as a heat source instantly caught his attention.

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  3. Final Opening Reception of The Turtle Gallery's 35th SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    The exhibition features 3 series of paintings by Alix Bacon, mixed media drawings by Mary Barnes, abstract paintings by Anderson Giles and hand-printed paper collages by Alice Spencer. Alix Bacon returns to the Turtle Gallery with three new series of work: The Scottish Paintings, Windows on Maine and the Climate Change Apocalypse.

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  4. Health Care Forum at the Stonington Opera HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    Sunday, September 24th, at 3PM the Stonington Opera House will be the scene of an important forum on health care for Deer Isle and beyond. The afternoon will begin with the screening of a short version of FIX IT - Health Care At the Tipping Point, a documentary that makes the business case for true health care reform.

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  5. GSA's GSA's 6 Blind Mice farewell performance, Friday, August 11, Stonington Opera HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    In their final performance at the Deer Isle Jazz Festival, the 6 Blind Mice Jazz Combo of George Stevens Academy will open for the Artifacts Trio featuring flutist Nicole Mitchell, cellist Tomeka Reid & drummer Mike Reed at the Stonington Opera House on Friday, August 11 at 7:00pm. 6 Blind Mice is honored to be opening for this show & this will be the farewell performance for our seniors Mira Schubeck, trumpet, flugelhorn & flute; Yvonne Rogers, piano; Christian Jones, bass & Joseph Boulet, drums.

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  6. Deer Isle Jazz Festival 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    Friday, Aug. 11, 2017 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 13, 2017 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. The Deer Isle Jazz Festival, presented by Opera House Arts and gWatson Gallery, has expanded to three nights, at venues across the Island. The Deer Isle Jazz Festival has been breaking boundaries, enriching the state's cultural life, and filling the summer air with beautiful music since 2001.

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  7. Hancock County Planning Commission holds annual Household Hazard Waste CollectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    The Hancock County Planning Commission is pleased to announce an opportunity for residents of, Blue Hill, Brooklin, Brooksville, Dedham Deer Isle, Ellsworth, Gouldsboro, Hancock, Mariaville, Sedgwick, Sorrento, Sullivan, Surry and Winter Harbor to dispose of Household Hazardous Waste and Universal Waste 9 a.m.-1 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 19, at Ellsworth High School, 299 State St. Examples include pesticides, polishes, lye, acids, solvents, oil-based paint, swimming pool chemicals, and old gasoline. Universal Waste includes materials containing mercury, cadmium and lead such as rechargeable batteries, cathode ray tubes, TV's and computer monitors, fluorescent lamps, mercury thermostats, motor vehicle switches, PCB ballasts, and thermometers.

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  8. Writer who procured fresh Maine seafood for renowned chefs dies of cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    Ingrid Bengis-Palei, a scholar, writer, and the owner and operator of Ingrid Bengis Seafood, which since 1985 has supplied top quality seafood from the Gulf of Maine to the tables of the finest restaurants in the country, has died at the age of 72. Bengis-Palei passed away July 13 at her home in the Stonington village of Oceanville, where she moved in the 1970s to escape the chaos of her native New York City. Private services and burial were held at Stonington Mount Rest Cemetery, according to her obituary.

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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. "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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  19. Organ RecitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    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 on Deer Isle. The program includes works by Bach, Mozart, Mendelsohn, Buxtehude, Sweelinck, Boely, Langlais, and Widor .

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  20. Haystack 2017 Summer Exhibition: "Peregrine Press: 25 Years"Read the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    Sunday, May 28, 2017 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday, June 21, 2017 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Founded in 1991, Peregrine is a non-profit press in Portland, Maine and one of the oldest printmaking cooperatives in New England. This show celebrates the 25th anniversary of the press and showcases a variety of printmaking techniques and a commitment to using non-toxic processes.

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