PBP LEAD COVID Events

Grocery store clerks and cashiers are being hailed as the new heroes during COVID-19 stay-at-home directives. At TradeWinds Market Place in Blue Hill, plastic guards were installed to help ...

Photo by Anne Berleant

Thursday, April 2, 2020

BREAKING NEWS
Blue Hill hospital patient tests positive for COVID-19
1st case in Hancock County

Blue Hill —

COVID-19 reached Hancock County as a patient with the disease was admitted to Northern Light Blue Hill Memorial Hospital. Hancock County has not had a case of COVID-19 ...

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Blue Hill elections postponed after Mills’ stay-at-home order
April 25 Town Meeting also postponed

Blue Hill —

In a hastily arranged virtual meeting April 1, selectmen voted to postpone town elections and referendum voting “to an undetermined date in the future.”

The annual Town Meeting, already ...

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Brooklin moves Town Meeting to May—maybe


The great crab giveaway at South Blue Hill Wharf


Find the teddy bears around town

Friday, March 27, 2020

Harbor House Cafe delivers
Harbor House Cafe delivers

Blue Hill café asks neighbors to help neighbors

Blue Hill —

At Harbor House Café, owner Kathy Eaton has transformed her workday from scrambling eggs, grilling paninis and brewing coffee to preparing casseroles, quiches and soups for pick-up, and delivery in ...

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Isolation the new weapon against COVID-19


Blue Hill to hold drive-through voting April 3


Pandemic expected to cause economic slowdown


At risk during shelter in place


Grocery stores, food pantries struggle to keep shelves full

Friday, March 20, 2020

Drive-thru learning
Drive-thru learning


Schools close until April 27 over COVID-19

Blue Hill Town Meeting postponed, town hall closed
April 3 election, referendum voting may change

Blue Hill —

Town Meeting, scheduled for April 4, has been postponed until April 25 because of coronavirus concerns after the Maine CDC issued guidelines for community-wide gatherings March 15 that include: ...

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Drive-up testing for COVID-19 in Stonington, Castine, Blue Hill


Facilities, restaurants close to curb virus spread


Blue Hill to hold drive-through voting April 3


Brooklin school budget shows increase


No planning board vote on Under Canvas Acadia application