In the Stonington gallery’s final show, ‘The Last Picture Show,” will hold its artists’ reception on Stonington’s Black Friday, November 28. The show, the final one before the gallery closes, ...

Photo courtesy of Isalos Fine Arts

Thursday, November 20, 2014

CSD school board nearing completion of graduation policy

Deer Isle —

The school board held its regular monthly meeting at Deer Isle-Stonington High School on November 5.

The board has been having additional monthly meetings since August to work on ...

Read full story


Isalos to present The Last Picture Show


Driver summoned, bridge closed

PBP LEAD Sports 092514

Monday, November 17, 2014

Deer Isle to build community park
Deer Isle to build community park


Deer Isle community park in the works

Selectmen eye cooperation with island neighbor

Stonington —

Stonington selectmen will seek a meeting with their counterparts in Deer Isle to see if there are ways the two towns could work together on a variety of issues in ...

Read full story


Fall sports awards for DISHS students

Thursday, November 13, 2014

IFWA donates to local emergency responders
IFWA donates to local emergency responders

Cleaning up after the storm
300 trees, “and then I stopped counting”

The Island & The Peninsula —

The sound of chainsaws could be heard in all directions this past week while area residents removed downed trees and other debris from last week’s nor’easter.

For Brooksville ...

Read full story


Feds shut down 2015 shrimping season


Island students to perform Eurydice

Monday, November 10, 2014

Measuring clams
Measuring clams

Board of selectmen OKs sale of foreclosed property

Stonington —

The selectmen on October 27 agreed to sell a tax-acquired Oceanville property.

The board accepted the bid of $22,500 from Alton Smith for the parcel. That was the higher ...

Read full story


Maine Arts Commission awards grant to Haystack Mountain School of Crafts


Adult education has programs to suit different needs


Citizen scientists comb the Peninsula’s shores