News Feature

The Peninsula
Web exclusive, January 2, 2014
An Icy Christmas: the 2013 Holiday Ice Storm - SLIDESHOW

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A three day ice storm wrought havoc over the holidays in Castine and across the Blue Hill Peninsula. The storm was felt on Deer Isle as well, though to a lesser extent. The storm began late Saturday evening, December 21 (the first official day of winter) and continued through Monday, December 23. Power outages continued for several days for many residents. This slideshow features photographs by Penobscot Bay Press staff members Faith DeAmbrose, Anne Berleant and Jessica Brophy. Also featured are photos of line crew trucks at TradeWinds market by Lloyd Roberts, an “Angel in the Sky” in Sedgwick by Evangeline Wollmar, Castine Road scenic by Darcy Osheim and a photo of a tree down on Dunbar Road by Tim Henderson.