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Phil Elkin, center, smiles as he tempts would-be tasters into trying his Hungarian Mushroom Soup. The soup took home this year’s Best Soup or Salad at the Men Who Cook ...

Photo courtesy of Edible Island Culinary and Ecological Center

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Special town meeting to discuss shellfish ordinance

Deer Isle —

A special town meeting to approve amendments to Deer Isle’s Shellfish Ordinance is scheduled for 7 p.m. Thursday, March 23.

A brief public hearing was held March 16 to ...

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Selectmen urge delegation to oppose Trump budget cuts

DMR submits bill limiting municipal authority over shellfish

Local men cook up a storm, raise money for local scholarships

Monday, March 20, 2017

Deer Isle Film Festival
Deer Isle Film Festival

Towns split on funding request but OFIP plans to push forward

Deer Isle & Stonington —

The voters of Deer Isle and Stonington, each considering a $20,000 request from the Opiate-free Island Partnership, made different decisions at town meetings earlier this month.

Deer Isle approved ...

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Island Film Festival at the Opera House celebrates fishing life

Advancing science and patient care, Greene lends a helping hand

Thursday, March 16, 2017

DISHS drama team competes in regional festival
DISHS drama team competes in regional festival

Union members to benefit from after-dock sales
After wholesale lobster facility purchase, union looks to Stonington, too

Stonington —

After the purchase by the Maine Lobstering Union of a $4 million lobster wholesale facility, the union may soon be talking with Stonington dealers about shore margins.


Expert outlines dangers, and changing approach to concussions

Family of Maine author donates island to Nature Conservancy

Monday, March 13, 2017

Island Health and Wellness names executive director

The Island —

For the first time since established in 1966, the Island Health and Wellness Foundation, formerly the Island Medical Center Board of Trustees, has an executive director. The Board of Trustees ...

Deer Isle family donates tam-tam to Blue Hill Public Library