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Spring in all its splendor: a magnificent weeping cherry amid a carpet of bluets (also called Quaker Ladies).

Photo by Rosemary Wyman

Friday, May 14, 2021

Elkington, School Union 76 superintendent, resigns

The Island & The Peninsula —

School Union 76 Superintendent Christian Elkington has resigned from his post overseeing schools in Deer Isle, Brooklin and Sedgwick. He also served Isle au Haut Rural School.

Elkington has ...

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Grants offers opportunity for historic building restoration

Our Community —

The Maine Community Foundation seeks grant proposals to its Belvedere Historic Preservation and Energy Efficiency Grant Program. The program invests in the preservation, restoration, and retrofitting of historic buildings in ...

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GSA students set to return to classrooms

Young teens now able to get COVID-19 vaccines

‘Groundbreaking’ MSBR class offered via Zoom

Friday, May 7, 2021

Bleeding heart
Bleeding heart

Preparedness planning: Is my town ready for sea levels rising?

Blue Hill —

In Blue Hill, Brooksville and Sedgwick, concerned residents have formed working groups to study the impacts of sea level rise on roads and other infrastructure and to assess how their ...

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More change in the vaccine landscape

Union 93 eighth grade graduation dates set