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2003 MERCEDES BENZ Kompressor. Commuter car, aggressively maintained. Fairly new brakes and suspension. Instrument cluster not working. 273,000 miles. $750. Call Mark 359-8092. Brooklin.
2015 KIA SOUL, 189,000 miles. New tires and new winter tires mounted, new battery and starter, 2 dents in side door, $3,500, 374-5268.
WARRANTIED AND INSPECTED used cars, trucks and SUVs, starting at $3,000. Ron's 367-2757.


2005 YAMAHA 4-STROKE, long shaft, excellent condition. $1,900. Call or text 812-0898.
37' LASH LOBSTER BOAT. Mahogany over oak. Diesel. Pot hauler. Above deck fuel. Glass working deck and rail. Estate sale $15K. Located Wiscasset. 617-851-5977 or
37' LASH lobster boat. Mahogany over oak. Diesel. Pot hauler. Above deck fuel. Glass working deck and rail. Estate sale 15k. Located Wiscasset. 6178515977 or
SMALL BOAT and CANOE REHAB and sales. Sedgwick. Call 359-2316.

Business Services

A TO Z REPAIR & REMODELING. Kitchens, baths, decks, all carpentry large and small. Masonry services, light excavation and trucking, replacement doors and windows. Fully insured. EPA lead-certified. 266-0923.
ATV, OUTBOARD, SMALL Engine Repair and Service. All makes and models. Vintage farm tractors, generators, tillers, lawn tractors and mowers. Free pickup and delivery. Minimal downtime. Emergency calls, 852-1680.
BOB MARTYN'S LAWN SERVICE, Property Maintenance & Snowplowing. Also mower blades and saw chains sharpened. Call 460-6348.
CARPENTRY, FLOOR SANDING and Refinishing. David M. Carter, Mines Rd., Blue Hill. Experienced/Insured. Call for estimates. 374-5771.
CHAIRS. Caned, rush or splint. 32 years experience. Jackie Pelletier, 348-6624,, or 171 Dow Rd., Deer Isle.
COTTAGE, HOUSE AND CAMP openings and cleaning services. Good references. Blue Hill. Call 479-5870 or 479-4736.
ENERGY WORK & Intuitive Guidance-Reweaving interconnection with the more than human world, exploring shadow self, grief work and ancestral healing. Find out more at
EXPERIENCED PRIVATE CAREGIVERS. Available for all aspects of in-home care including companionship, cooking, errands, housekeeping, etc. Email
HANDYMAN SERVICES, repairs, plumbing, etc. Please call 852-1680.
HARDSCRABBLE STONE. Septic systems, house lots, excavation services, landscape construction. Office number 702-9161 or 479-2931.
HOUSEKEEPER, looking to find a few more clients that need their home cleaned. Monday-Friday slots available. Call Missy 479-6879.
JEFF'S ROTARY MOWING and more. Yard work, lawn mowing and rototilling with tractor. Call 460-8320.
JOHN’S TREE WORKS. Cutting and chipping, any type of tree work, includes some difficult take-downs and land improvements. Fully insured and experienced. Free estimates, call 367-5842 or email

Service and Repair
Parts and Accessories
New Location
37 Felicity Lane
Blue Hill
Open by Appointment

LANDSCAPING DESIGN & CONSTRUCTION Accepting landscaping proposals for 2022-23 season. Email:
LAWN CUTTING, property maintenance, tree work and storm cleanup. Prompt, affordable service. Excellent quality. Call 852-1680.
LAWN MOWING & CARETAKING services. Fully insured. 266-3909. Barry Duffy.
LESTER EATON'S TREE SERVICES. Cutting and chipping. Brush removal. Also lawn services. Fully insured with references. Free estimates. Call 359-2769 or 479-7213.
RAY WEED PLUMBING & HEATING. Complete plumbing and heating service, installation and maintenance. 367-5005.
SEDGWICK HONEYBEE RESCUE. Swarm collection and structural removal. Call 802-363-6579.
STONINGTON BASED BUSINESS offering custom vinyl boat lettering at

Williams & Taplin
1286 Pleasant St., Blue Hill
Mark Taplin

WINDOWS SOFTWARE REPAIR, viruses or software issues. or 207-460-9559.

For Sale

CURRENTLY AVAILABLE Softwood $165, Hardwood $265. Feel free to call 479-6879 to place your wood order!
FITTED FIREWOOD, green or dry. Excellent quality. Sustainably harvested. 667-3275, leave message.
JOHN DEERE 3320 TRACTOR with soft removable heated cab, 2005 model serviced annually. Includes J.D. snowblower & chains, rock rake, 5’ sicklebar mower, sandspreader. $24,500. Call Christina 367-2690.
PTO FARM EQUIPMENT FOR SALE 12KW Surge Master off-road generator. 100-AMP at 120VAC and 50-AMP at 240VAC. Requires 20-PTO-HP at 540RPM. PATU III Wood Chipper (10" max) Manual feed (10"), 3 blades, Requires 15-50RPM at 540RPM. Call Bill after 5 p.m. 374-3763 or 710-3556.

Jobs Available

Now hiring for several immediate openings:
Apply in person between 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Applications available at

Office and Facilities Manager

If you are looking for a position that makes a difference in your community, come join our Penobscot Bay Press team in beautiful downtown Stonington.
We are looking for an Office and Facilities Manager who is familiar with office administrator responsibilities, systems and procedures. This individual must be highly organized, detailed oriented, and self-motivated to work in a fast-paced, deadline driven environment. The position also provides general support to customers and visitors.
This individual must be able to grasp technology and will be responsible for processes and help the circulation department once a week in Blue Hill. Also, this position will oversee vendors for general maintenance and cleaning of the office and building. Training will be provided.
Hours vary seasonally from 4 to 5 days (32 to 40) per week with the reduced hours during off seasons. Benefits include competitive wages, paid holidays, vacation, sick and leave time, a comprehensive Employee Assistance Program (EAP) and a flexible work schedule around deadlines and more. We are seeking a dedicated individual who is interested in a long-term commitment.
Come join our committed and professional team! Start immediately.
Apply now! Email résumé and cover letter to
Penobscot Bay Press is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Don’t let this description hold you back from applying for a position, because nobody is the perfect candidate. When you apply for a job with us, no matter how you identify and whatever background you bring with you, we provide a place for everyone to grow collectively.

Accepting applications for Cashiers and Produce Assistants. Full-time and part-time hours available. The Co-op Café is hiring immediate part-time counter positions and seasonal full-time counter and grill cooks for summer. Blue Hill Co-op is a fast-paced, fun work environment with supportive staff and a great community. Go to for more info and to apply.

BLUE HILL INN is now accepting applications for summer. The historic inn is centrally located in the village of Blue Hill. Come be part of our fun and energetic team from May through October. Positions include:
Breakfast Waitstaff Guest Room Attendants Housekeeping Supervisor Call 374-2844 or send contact info and employment details to

Additional Bonus
Up To $1,000

Come join a fun and hardworking team! Mid-May through October. Buck's Restaurant is seeking team-oriented individuals for both kitchen and front of the house positions to include:

• Dishwashers
• Prep cooks
• Sous chef
• Bussers
• Hostess
• Bartenders
• Servers

Here at Buck's we offer very competitive wages, staff meals, and end-of-season bonuses. Willing to train the right candidates. Please call 326-8694 or email

Fall/Winter Coaches

George Stevens Academy, an independent 9-12 town academy in Blue Hill, seeks three coaches for fall sports: Girls’ Varsity VOLLEYBALL, Girls’ JV VOLLEYBALL, Boys’ Varsity SOCCER. These are part-time stipend positions. Contact Athletic Director Larry Gray at for info or to apply.

Evening Prep Positions
Mid May–Early October. Good pay, friendly work environment.
359-4651 • Ask for Kim Equal Opportunity Employer

ARBORVINE RESTAURANT has the following positions available: Wait staff and dishwashers. Please call 374-2119 for an interview.

Technician Position

Available ASAP. Full-time seasonal employee. Tuesday - Saturday, 7 a.m.-5 p.m. Must have some knowledge and interest in solid waste and recycling. Salary based on experience and willingness to work. Experience preferred, but willing to train the right candidate. Please submit resumes/applications to Town of Blue Hill, Attn: Transfer Station, 18 Union Street, Blue Hill, ME 04614. Position will remain open until a suitable candidate is hired.
BOWDEN & SON and Bowden & Son Disposal are looking for full- and part-time laborers and drivers. Drivers must have a class B license. Contact Greg at 326-9003.
CLEANERS NEEDED for Saturday changeovers on Spruce Island in Stonington. Depart Stonington Harbor at 8:30 a.m. and back by about 12:30 p.m on Saturdays. $265/person flat rate. Must be dependable and conscientious. Please call, text, or email Colie O'Donnell for details: 978-318-9310
COCKATOO PORTUGUESE RESTAURANT in Stonington is now taking applications for employment in all areas of customer service. Please call 507-717-1200 if you are interested in more information.
Full time office, circulation manager/bookkeeper for publishing company. Work from home, providing support for a small team of talented professionals. Crazy computer skills needed with proficiency in Quickbooks and Excel, will teach the rest - Mac and PC fluent. Need to be self-directed, possess good communication skills, and an ability to manage multiple priorities. Training in Deer Isle, but you can be based anywhere mid-coast. Knowledge of the commercial fishing industry a plus. Somewhat flexible hours, competitive pay and benefits. Email
DRIVER NEEDED to make runs and pick up orders. 3-4 days a week. Clean driving record. Call 348-3084.
EGGEMOGGIN COUNTRY STORE is hiring. Come join our team! Permanent and seasonal, reliable and self sufficient workers. Cashiers, food prep, food runners, ice cream and food servers. Please stop by for an application. 359-2125.
GENERAL AGRICULTURAL LABORER. Homewood Farm, Inc. Temporary position from 6/18/22 to 9/16/2022. Hourly average $15.66. 22 openings. Harvest strawberry and blueberry crops, weeding strawberry, pumpkin and squash. Racking and packaging blueberry crop. Three-fourths of employment is guaranteed unless there is an event outside of the employer’s control that makes such employment impossible. Tools and supplies will be provided. Transportation to the workplace on the first day will be reimbursed after 50% of the job is done. Housing will be at no cost if needed. Contact the State Workforce Agency: MaineDOL.CareerCenter@Maine.govJob order Number: 717566. Call 772-626-3772 or email
Landscape design/build. Experienced or will train. Competitive pay, incentives, substantial year end performance bonus. Tuition assistance program. 930-9817 email reference:
HOUSE CLEANER WANTED. Two days/week beginning May 15. $30/hour. Surry. Email or text 207-400-0494.
KITCHEN POSITIONS. Seasonal (June-Oct) waterfront restaurant in Castine, Maine hiring for all kitchen positions, full-/part-time, AM/PM, and weekend shifts. Entry-level and experienced candidates are encouraged to apply. We offer a professional, growth-oriented environment with competitive wages working alongside a seasoned, award-winning Exec Chef. Seasonal housing available. Please send resume to Chef Taylor Hester at
KITCHEN PREP PERSON/Day Kitchen. Four+ days per week. Applicants must be: able to work in a fast-paced environment, 16 years or older, able to follow directions, able to lift 30+ pounds, have reliable transportation. References required. Email
LOOKING FOR PERSON with experience and general mechanical and carpentry skills to assist in projects in local area. Please send qualifications/resume to Darcy, c/o P.O. Box 2787, South Portland, ME 04116.

Executive Assistant
to the President

Maine Maritime Academy is accepting applicants for the Executive Assistant to the President. The employee performs a variety of technical, executive support, and/or office management services for the President and the Board of Trustees. Considerable independent initiative, judgment and decision-making is required.
A Bachelor’s degree is required, as is prior experience in a position with similar responsibilities. Exempt level salary will be commensurate with experience and education along with a very generous benefits package.
For complete job listings and to apply for this position, please visit our website at:

Maine Maritime Academy is an
Equal Opportunity Employer

OIL/PROPANE TECHNICIAN Immediate Opening for Oil/Propane Technician at Elmer Eaton & Son, Inc. in Sunset, Maine. We are a family-owned business with positive work environment. Duties to include cleaning, service and installation. Benefits available and pay negotiable. Please call 348-2347.
PICTON ROOFING AND SIDING now hiring carpenter/roofer. Must have experience or be willing to learn. Must be able to lift 80 lbs and have a valid license and transportation. #pictonroofingandsiding to see what you will be getting into. Email or text 207-479-3401.
REVERSING FALLS SANCTUARY, a non-profit organization, seeks administrative coordinator. Position offers a flexible, part-time schedule. Applicants need excellent computer and communication skills. Interested to find out more? 326-0631

SCHOOL UNION 76 2022-2023 Anticipated openings Brooklin School District

Part-time Nurse Position (Maine DOE certification #524) Part-time Social Worker (State of Maine LCSW)

TO RECEIVE AN APPLICATION CONTACT SCHOOL UNION 76 SUPERINTENDENT’S OFFICE, 251 N. Deer Isle Rd., Unit 1, Deer Isle, ME 04627 Telephone (207) 348-9100 Email:

School Union 76 2022-2023 Anticipated openings Deer Isle-Stonington CSD #13

Grade 3 Teacher (Maine DOE certification #020)
Special Education Teacher Kindergarten-4th Grade (Maine DOE certification #282E)
Middle Level Science Teacher (Maine DOE certification #340M)
Middle Level English Language Arts (Maine DOE certification #100M)
MTSS (Multi-tiered Systems of Support) Math Teacher
Music/Theater Teacher (Maine DOE certification #614)
High School & Elementary School Athletic Director (Maine DOE certification #215)
Director of Place-Based Education Integration (Administrator Maine DOE certification)
Elementary School Principal (Maine DOE certification #040)
High School RtI (Maine DOE certification #092)
High School Industrial Arts Teacher (Maine DOE certification #700)
High School Math Teacher (Maine DOE certification #300S)
High School History/Social Studies teacher (Maine DOE certification #200S)
Ed Tech II or III (Maine DOE certification #021)
Adult Education Instructor/Director (Maine DOE certification #066)

251 N. Deer Isle Rd., Unit 1, Deer Isle, ME 04627 Telephone (207) 348-9100 Email:

SCHOOL UNION 76 2022-2023 Anticipated openings Sedgwick School District

Part-time Nurse Position (Maine DOE certification #524)
Special Education Teacher for Pathways Program (Maine DOE certification #282E, behavioral background preferred)

251 N. Deer Isle Rd., Unit 1, Deer Isle, ME 04627 Telephone (207) 348-9100

Surry Elementary School
Surry Public Schools
An Equal Opportunity Employer

Surry Elementary School (SES) is seeking a highly effective instructional leader and school administrator to serve as the Principal starting this fall, 2022-23. SES is a Pre-K to Grade 8 school of approximately 150 students located in the town of Surry, a beautiful coastal town outside of Ellsworth and only a short drive from both Bangor and Acadia National Park.
This position requires a Master's degree, previous administrative or supervisory experience preferred, Maine DOE Certificate 040 (or obtainable), and current Maine Department of Education CHRC (fingerprinting). Application deadline: Friday, May 27.

To apply, please contact:
Susan Duddy
Administrative Assistant

Jobs Wanted

PART-TIME CARPENTER/HANDYMAN: Can do just about anything. Call Gerry, 660-1880.
TEENAGER SEEKING ODD JOBS in Deer Isle area. Garden prep, yard work, outside chores. $20/hour. Call/text Gabriel at 542-2871.


THE ISLAND PANTRY is open from 5-6:30 p.m. on Thursdays, located at the Island Community Center in Stonington and is handicapped accessible. Neighbors from Sedgwick, Brooksville and Brooklin are welcome. More info: 367-2918.

Real Estate

LAND FOR SALE by owner. 00 Airport Rd., Stonington, Maine. 18.3 acres, 1,800' of road frontage. $49,900. Call 272-8486.


BLUE HILL Office space on Main Street, generous parking, ADA accessible, 1,100 sq. ft., $1,000/mo. plus expenses,, 359- 8369.
CASTINE. 1BR apt. available for MMA school year 2022-2023. 4.5 miles from town. $1,000 month/lease. Includes all utilities, WiFi, one covered parking space, and lovely views. Email
DEER ISLE/SUNSET. Coastal House (5bdr, 2ba) and Cottage (3bdr, 2 ba.). Waterfront, wrap around porches and spectacular sunsets! Availability June 4-18. Taking inquiries for 2023. One week min. Website:; Email

Stonington Manor- 1 BR
*elderly/disabled unit available!
Income limits apply:
$15,100 – 1 Person
$17,420 – 2 People Preference given to extremely low income.
Rent based on 30% of adjusted
monthly income.
*Must be at least 62 or disabled
View property and print application at
Maine Development Associates
TTY Dial 711
Equal Housing Opportunity

Vacation Rentals

LITTLE DEER ISLE. Waterfront 5BR 2 ½BA. Sleeps nine. $2,000/week, July and August. $1,600/week, June. Spectacular views! Email for more info.


LARGE WHITE SOFA, Pier-1 style. Paid $1,100 new. Asking $200. Call Gordon 359-4473 or 361-790-3964


HAND TOOLS WANTED TO BUY: Chisels, planes, spoke shaves, adzs, axes, calipers, hammers, etc. Stanley, Starrett, Bailey etc. Collections and Estate Lots. Leave message at 888-405-2007. Liberty Tool Co. and Hulls Cove Tool Barn.

Yard Sales

BLUE HILL Outdoor Yard sale. Downsizing. Sunshine only, Sat.-Sun. 9 a.m.-4 p.m., May 21 and 22 at 14 Mackay Lane. Furniture, kitchen items, electronics; we’re still putting items together. Join us. Cell: 207-766-1636 Shelby.

CHURCH WIDE Crafts &Yard Sale
The Rock, 1195 Ohio St. Bangor

5/27 noon-6pm & 5/28 9am-4pm Fun, Food, Great Bargains to benefit Operation Christmas Child.
INSIDE FLEA MARKET, open 12 to 4, Thursdays through Saturdays at Wildflower Gallery, Sunset, 348-3180.



Absentee ballots for the Deer Isle-Stonington CSD 2022-2023 budget validation referendum will be available at the Deer Isle and Stonington Town offices on May 16, 2022.
By State law absentee ballots for the school budget referendum must be returned to the town offices no earlier than June 1, 2022 and no later than the time polls close on June 14, 2022.*
*Absentee ballots received by the municipal clerk may not be processed or counted unless received after the conclusion of the district budget meeting or before the close of the polls.” MRSA, Title 20-A, 1701-B, 4D.

THE TOWN OF SURRY Accepting Bids

The Town of Surry is accepting sealed bids for the sale of two parcels of real estate in Surry, acquired for non-payment of real estate taxes. Faxed bids will not be accepted. Sealed bids will be accepted until 4:00 PM on Friday, July 1, 2022. All bids must say “Bid for Real Estate, on the outside of the envelope; it must indicate which parcel the bid is for. (example: Bid for Real Estate; Landing Lane)
Sealed bids will be publicly opened and read at the regular Selectmen’s meeting on Tuesday, July 5, 2022 at 7:00 PM. Information regarding the parcels may be reviewed at the Surry Town office during regular business hours and on the Town of Surry Website: A bid packet may be obtained upon payment of a $15.00 non-refundable fee at the Surry Town office. You must buy a bid packet to submit a bid. The Town of Surry reserves the right to reject any and all bids for any reason. Sealed bids shall be submitted to and accepted at:
Surry Town Office-741 North Bend Road-PO Box 147-Surry, Maine 04684.
Parcel 1 .60 acres Land Only Landing Lane Minimum bid $50,000
Parcel 2 .70 acres Land Only Decorum Rd Minimum bid $50,000

TOWN OF BLUE HILL Invitation to Bid

The Town of Blue Hill is accepting bids from contractors to furnish materials and install a septic system in the Town of Blue Hill. A portion of the work will be funded by a DEP Small Community Grant Program and the work will be subject to special requirements of the DEP.
Bid packages may be obtained at the Blue Hill Town Office during normal business hours.
Bidders must have a minimum of three years’ experience in septic system installation.
Sealed bids marked “Town of Blue Hill Septic System Bid” must be received at the Blue Hill Town Office by the close of business (4 p.m.) on June 1, 2022.


The Planning Board will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, June 1, 2022 at 5:30p.m. to review the SolAmerica solar farm application. For more information and for remote meeting access details please visit

Town of Deer Isle

Deer Isle-Stonington shellfish Committee's last conservation event until fall: Meet at the Deer Isle Town Office, Monday, May 23, 12 p.m. You must have 7 hours of conservation work to obtain a commercial shellfish license.