A new park in Stonington provides a place to enjoy the view and some needed downtown parking.

Photo by Monique Labbe

Thursday, July 28, 2016

Stonington’s Small Cove Park is ready for visitors

Stonington —

In the blink of an eye, there was a park. Well, not quite that fast, but in its planning, said Stonington Town Manager Kathleen Billings, there was an effort to ...

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Marlinespike Chandlery owner talks craft


Geoffrey Warner Studio launches new Owl Standing Desk

Monday, July 25, 2016

DISHS students at International Thespian Festival
DISHS students at International Thespian Festival

IERC report on governance
Should CSD board adopt further changes?

Deer Isle —

With a smaller board, one chairman and three of the five members elected this year, the CSD board has undergone big changes.

They presented a 2016-17 nearly flat ...

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Hagen Dock plans near completion, public viewing of plans to come


Recent rain eases concerns for Stonington Water Company


Touring Through Time exhibit goes back to school


High school theater troupe attends International Thespian Festival

Thursday, July 21, 2016

Myra T. Mills
Myra T. Mills

Route 15 to close on July 27-28
Detour, to fix culvert at Burntland Pond

The Island —

Those intending to travel on Route 15 in Deer Isle or Stonington will want to give themselves some extra time on Wednesday, July 27 and Thursday, July 28. The Maine ...

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Wild weather, safety concerns postpone annual Fishermen’s Day


Cemetery tour brings the Island’s past to life with historic characters


Union 76 board to discuss future, collaboration


Island Heritage Trust sponsors National Moth Week event with Crowells

Monday, July 18, 2016

2016 Stonington Six
2016 Stonington Six

New assistant principal takes on roles at both Island schools

Deer Isle —

Following approval by CSD #13 board members during a meeting Monday, July 11, John Dow, who most recently worked at a private school in Houston, Texas, has been named ...

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2016 Stonington Six Results


Deer Isle property tax rate lower in 2016, quarterly reviews to begin