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  1. DOT lists $16 million for area roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2017 | The Weekly Packet

    The Maine Department of Transportation has earmarked more than $16 million for improvements to area roads over the next three years. The funds are part of the department's $2.3 billion, three-year state Work Plan that includes funding for 2,411 projects around the state.


  2. Langley, O'Neill face off in Senate District 7 raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | The Weekly Packet

    Come Election Day, Senate District 7 voters in Blue Hill, Brooklin, Brooksville, Deer Isle, Sedgwick, Stonington, Surry and 22 other towns in Hancock County will choose between Republican incumbent Brian Langley of Hancock and Democratic candidate Moira O'Neill of Surry. Penobscot Bay Press asked both candidates why they seek office, what they perceive are the biggest challenges facing the district, what legislation they would sponsor or support, why Maine is seen as "business-unfriendly," and where they stand on the six referendum questions on the ballot.


  3. Back to school information for Blue Hill Consolidated SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2016 | The Weekly Packet

    First day: Tuesday, September 6. Hours: Doors open at 7:30 a.m. School day is 7:50 a.m. to 2:35 p.m. Website: /> Snapshot Grades: pre-K - 8 Number of students: 258 Pre-K: 18, K: 25, 1: 23, 2: 26, 3: 26, 4: 23, 5: 29, 6:25, 7: 29, 8: 34. Number of teachers: 32 Number of support staff: 20 2016-17 budget, pre-K-12: $5,518,644 Amy Drenga, grade 6 teacher. After spending the last 23 years as an educator in Western Massachusetts, Amy has relocated to Surry.


  4. Island Nursing Home offers Virtual Dementia TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2016 | The Weekly Packet

    The public will have July and August opportunities to experience Island Nursing Home's free Virtual Dementia Tour, according to a news release from the nursing home. This summer the nonprofit facility plans to offer the 30-minute tour to the public throughout the day on July 14 and 15 and on August 11 and 12, so that as many people as possible can have this eye-opening experience.