Vicki Loubier

With very few actual sand beaches in the area, Stonington’s Sand Beach is always a popular destination for locals and tourists alike. But, sometimes it is too popular and parking ...

Photo by Faith DeAmbrose

Thursday, July 2, 2015

CSD board reverses course on budget
Reconsiders $6.5M figure; now to bring $6,962,693 to towns

Deer Isle —

Editor’s note: The discussions surrounding the Deer Isle-Stonington CSD Board’s school budget are happening faster than we can report in a weekly news cycle. The story on the front ...

Union 76 board to “negotiate a modification” in superintendent’s contract

Deer Isle —

The School Union 76 board met at the Island high school on June 30 to pursue a course of action in response to a petition the board received demanding the ...

Island Nursing Home readies for July 4th parade

Gas prices to increase on Stonington’s fish pier

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Hermione’s voyage to Castine

Monday, June 29, 2015

Selectmen seek volunteers to study Island education

Stonington —

Stonington selectmen are seeking volunteers to serve on an ad hoc committee that will study the future of education on the island.

The selectmen hope to attract volunteers from ...

Celebrate Independence Day on the Island!

American Legion to discontinue 4th of July float

Magic Food Bus is ready to roll

Thursday, June 25, 2015

Island voters overwhelmingly reject $7M school budget
Budget process begins again June 25

Deer Isle —

With a nearly unanimous voice, well over 120 Island voters rejected the $7 million proposed school budget for the coming year.

The June 18 vote sends the budget back ...

DISES recognizes the Class of 2015

Deer Isle-Stonington Class of 2015 scholarship recipients

Union 76 board to meet on the Island

Long time DISES teacher dies, cause unknown

Isle au Haut officials working toward town meeting

Monday, June 22, 2015

Island Heritage Trust purchases Pickering property

Deer Isle —

On Wednesday, June 10, the Island Heritage Trust took ownership of a parcel off Quaco Road next to the Lily Pond Beach.

This wooded, 10-acre parcel, with over 600 ...

Island Heritage Trust receives two paintings by Joseph Fiore

“With Dignity” series starts in Deer Isle

First Tee program comes to Deer Isle