Penboscot Bay Press Compass Logo

Penobscot Bay Press
Community Information Services

A full moon lit up the mid-summer sky over Stonington Harbor on Tuesday, July 19.

Photo by Leslie Rice

Thursday, July 21, 2016

Touring Through Time
Historical societies plan special weekend

Our Community —

The annual historical societies’ summer event, Touring Through Time, falls on Saturday, July 23 and Sunday, July 24.

Each summer, historical societies across the state open their doors for ...

Read full story


Mark Honey to present history of gallery’s historic buildings


McCloskey to speak in Northeast Harbor


St. Francis church to present ‘Barefoot Artists in Palestine’

Monday, July 18, 2016

BH Bach 'Fringe' events
BH Bach ‘Fringe’ events

Maine Poet Laureate to read in Stonington

Stonington —

A Stonington summer tradition—an evening of poetry and conversation hosted by Opera House Arts—continues this month with a special opportunity to join Maine’s new poet laureate, Deer Isle friend and ...

Read full story


Blue Hill Bach announces ‘fringe’ events


Colloquy Downeast announces season


Invasive plant patrol workshop

Thursday, July 14, 2016

Haystack presents recent work by Eugene Koch
Haystack presents recent work by Eugene Koch

OHA opens Chamber at the Church

Stonington —

Opera House Arts host performances at the Burnt Cove Church Tuesdays at 7 p.m. through the summer.

Ralitza Patcheva and Vasily Popov return to Stonington on July 19 ...

Read full story


Any-Deer permit applications available


Lobster boats tackle rain and fog in 2016 races


Latest DMR ruling sets herring catch weight limit, reporting


Bagaduce Theatre presents Summer Play Festival


Pianist Epstein to perform in Castine

Monday, July 11, 2016

House & Garden Tour
House & Garden Tour

Island Nursing Home offers Virtual Dementia Tour

Deer Isle —

The public will have July and August opportunities to experience Island Nursing Home’s free Virtual Dementia Tour, according to a news release from the nursing home.

This summer the ...

Read full story


Opera House Arts’ presents An Iliad


Blue Hill Bach opens season