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The school board heard from Superintendent Mark Jenkins and members of the public regarding the recent loss of state subsidy monies and other budget concerns at a special meeting on ...

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Thursday, April 23, 2015

CSD board forwards petition calling for superintendent’s removal
U76 board meeting date yet to be decided

Deer Isle & Stonington —

Related story: Union 76 school audits reveal different degrees of financial health

A petition calling for the termination of Superintendent Mark Jenkins’ employment has been referred to the ...

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Isle au Haut Town Meeting postponed, again

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Monday, April 20, 2015

Union 76 Superintendent under fire
Union 76 Superintendent under fire

Executive session added to CSD meeting agenda

Stonington selectmen seek audit of current school budget

Stonington —

With Island residents still reeling with the revelation that the school district will lose more than $200,000 in state subsidy next year, the selectmen have asked the superintendent’s office to ...

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“Quiet town meeting” likely on Isle au Haut

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Grant awarded for Hagen Dock renovations
Grant awarded for Hagen Dock renovations

CSD board to forward petition calling for superintendent’s removal
Will request U76 board meeting

The Island —

By Tevlin Schuetz

The Island—A petition calling for the termination of Superintendent Mark Jenkins’ employment has been referred to the Union 76 board for review.

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Warning letter issued to U76 superintendent outlining consequence of late filing

Deer Isle —

A letter dated March 24, addressed to Union 76 Superintendent Mark Jenkins and sent from the Maine Department of Education, shows that more than school subsidy was at risk due ...

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Executive session added to CSD meeting agenda

Deer Isle —

A school board meeting initially billed as a budget workshop has taken on greater dimension in light of recent developments regarding the likely loss of some $200,000 in state subsidy, ...

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Town of Stonington gets grant for Hagen Dock

Alden dubbed “Innovator” in first Source awards

Islander serves on cancer study panel in nation’s capital

Monday, April 13, 2015

The artist in his studio
The artist in his studio

Petition calls for superintendent’s removal
Informational meeting called by parents on April 13

The Island —

Residents on the Island are circulating a petition online calling for the removal of Mark Jenkins as superintendent of CSD schools.

The petition—which was started on April 9 ...

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Stonington Water Company plans major meter replacement

Renowned artist and longtime Island resident found beauty in everyday objects

Gift from Deer Isle family to benefit Lobster Institute