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Locals gathered on Monday, May 25 to observe Memorial Day in a small, but well-attended ceremony. The service began with a short parade from the school to the town office, ...

Photo by Jeremiah Savage

Thursday, May 28, 2015

Memorial Day
Blue Hill honors the fallen in annual observance

Blue Hill —

Remembering those who paid the ultimate sacrifice while serving their country is the essence of Memorial Day, and in Blue Hill all branches of service were recognized, including submarine veterans ...

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Surry pays homage to veterans at Memorial Day ceremony


Surry man acquitted of manslaughter, convicted of Class C felony


GSA invites community support

PBP Sports Site LEAD Inline

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Sydney Jones: submariner
Sydney Jones: submariner

Masons reward students with bicycles for reading books

The Peninsula —

Kids at Brooksville, Blue Hill and Sedgwick schools had an extra incentive to read this semester: the chance of winning bicycles.

And winners there were. Eighteen bikes—six per school—were ...

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Planning board gives nod of approval to Caterpillar Hill plan


Fundraiser benefits Blue Hill Heritage Trust


Submariners have history in Blue Hill

Thursday, May 21, 2015

LEGO ingenuity pays off
LEGO ingenuity pays off


Morgan Bay oyster farm approved by DMR Commissioner

Lawsuit charges school board for breach of contract

Brooksville —

Former teacher Laura Johns filed a lawsuit on April 1 in Maine Superior Court charging the School Board of Brooksville with breach of contract. She seeks judgment in “such amount ...

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Superintendent evaluation process under review


George Stevens Academy announces honor parts for the Class of 2015


Peninsula towns to observe Memorial Day


Sloan to perform in Blue Hill, teach at GSA

Monday, May 18, 2015

American Legion in its early days
American Legion in its early days


Morgan Bay oyster farm approved by DMR Commissioner

Committee to selectmen: Don’t sell that crane
Approved: a new coat of (not yellow) paint

Blue Hill —

It may not be the best one for the job, but the crane at the public wharf is still an object of desire. Members of the Marine Resources Committees heated ...

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Legion Hall in need of TLC


The Farmhouse Inn opens in Blue Hill

Thursday, May 14, 2015

George Stevens Academy building purchase
George Stevens Academy building purchase

Union 76 board responds to petition for dismissal
“Fact-finding effort” to come

Sedgwick —

During a regular meeting on Wednesday, May 6, the Union 76 board voted on two actions in response to a petition brought forth by members of the Deer Isle-Stonington


Special education costs high, enrichment programs low at local schools


George Stevens Academy to purchase Tenney Hill property


Sedgwick man given 10 years in child pornography case


Music library offers building free to owner who will move it


Maja Trivia tournament heads to championship round