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The Mark Island Lighthouse off Stonington needs nearly $19,000 of restoration work. Island Heritage Trust, which purchased the lighthouse in 1997, seeks donations.

Photo by Elke Dorr

Monday, April 14, 2014

Haystack director to celebrate national Poetry Month

Stonington —

Poet Stuart Kestenbaum will give a reading from his new book, Only Now, forthcoming from Deerbrook Editions this month, at the Stonington Opera House on Thursday, April 24, at 7 ...

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Deer Isle homesteader releases new book


James McMurtry to play Blue Hill Fair

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Haystack receives $2 million grant

Deer Isle —

Haystack Mountain School of Crafts has received a $2 Million grant from the Windgate Charitable Foundation—the largest gift the school has ever received—which will be used to endow the school’s ...

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Hancock County Food drive helps to restock pantry shelves


Live cabaret returns to Stonington Opera House


“Big Night” coming soon to Blue Hill Peninsula

Monday, April 7, 2014

Gannett journalism scholarships available

State of Maine —

The Guy P. Gannett Journalism Scholarship Fund seeks applications from Maine students. The Gannett scholarship provides renewable support for students majoring in journalism or a field reasonably related, including print, ...

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HOME receives funds to repair storm damage


New Surry Theatre announces summer auditions

Thursday, April 3, 2014


The Conservation Trust approves merger with BHHT


Conservation lecture series begins April 14