Person(s) armed with a can of orange spray paint tagged three signs at the Blue Hill town park last week, the second time this summer that vandals targeted the park. ...

Photo by Anne Berleant

Thursday, August 27, 2015

BREAKING NEWS
BHCS principal resigns for position in Naples
Board to hold special meeting August 31

Blue Hill —

Matt Lokken, who accepted the position as principal at Blue Hill Consolidated School on March 16, resigned on August 26, after less than two months on the job. He will ...

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Back to School - Weekly Packet 2015

The Peninsula —

Bay School
First day grades 1-8: Wednesday, September 9, 8 a.m.
First day preschool, pre-K, kindergarten: Monday, September 14, 8:15 a.m.
Hours: 8 a.m.-2:45 p.m. Preschool, pre-K ...

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Schools by the Numbers


“Strong” market ushers in Compass Point Real Estate’s 20th anniversary


Labor Day Deadlines and Schedule

Monday, August 24, 2015

Music is the international language
Music is the international language

As members resign, selectmen look to revamp planning board
Victor Smith appointed

Sedgwick —

With formal letters of resignation from planning board member Richard Duffy, second alternate Barbara Grindle and the declaration of resignation by Chairman John Allen but no formal letter yet submitted, ...

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Surry Arts at the Barn endures as a “community resource”


From nature to nourish: local mycologist searches by land and sea


Area teachers complete Woodlawn Teachers Institute

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Chip Angell maenuvers the Toddy II
Chip Angell maenuvers the Toddy II

Communities work to prevent drug use, treat the problem

Our Community —

Editor’s note: This is the final story in a three-part series on drugs in the Peninsula and Island communities.

Put aside the reasons a person first picks up a ...

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A discovered boat, and a return to sailing


Historic John Peters Estate up for auction


Planning board accepts cell tower application

Monday, August 17, 2015

Almost like Black Friday
Almost like Black Friday

From commerce to recreation, Blue Hill’s shipping past comes alive

Blue Hill —

The town’s shipping history dates back at least 350 years and possibly a lot further back in time.

The Vikings sailed the northeast coast of North America as early ...

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St. Francis Episcopal Church holds 26th annual fair


Blue Hill student awarded Maine Innkeepers scholarship