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WARRANTIED AND INSPECTED used cars, trucks and SUVs, starting at $3,000. Ron's 367-2757.


13' BOSTON WHALER, 1988, 40 hp Yamaha, trailer, good cond., $4500. 10' Cape Dory Dinghy, sail rig, oars, $1400 OBO. Call 326-9794.
2 KAYAKS. Old Town Loon 138s. Exc. cond. Seldom used. Paddles incl. $350 cash each. 359-4417 or
2006 GRADY-WHITE Journey 258, 25’ Hardtop. 250 Yamaha 4-stroke. Excellent condition. 800 Hours. Loaded. Beautiful, well-maintained, one-owner. Specs: Dean’s Auto, 367-2706, Stonington ME. $49,995.
2014 YAMAHA, 6.0 HP, long shaft 4-stroke. Less than 10 hours on engine. $800 OBO. 207 -348-5640.
CAPE DORY SLOOP 28’, good condition, Volvo Penta 23 hp, sleeps four, $10,995. 561-558-3067
MOORING FOR RENT. Smith Cove. Brooksville side. Off Town Landing. From 7/23 through Sept. $275. Call 518-755-6728.
SAILBOAT: PEARSON RENEGADE 27, hull 76. Classic, William Shaw-designed racer-cruiser., Photos available. Priced to sell, $3,750. Brooklin.

Business Services

A TO Z Repair and 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.
A TOUCH FOR GLASS. Excellence in window cleaning. Celebrating 35 years of experience. Call cell 944-9811. Lewie Butterfield.
A.K. ALLEN, LLC. Building and remodeling houses, custom tiling, interior/exterior painting, small excavation jobs. Snow plowing, sanding, and much more. Fully insured. Free estimates. 207-266-4875.
ADVANCEDHYPNOSISCENTERPA.ORG. Stop smoking, stress, weight loss, etc. Local, year-round, non-judgemental. Free consult. Phone, office or Skype. Phil Brady, 348-2830.
ARBORGREEN TREE CARE & Forest Management. Removals, planting, pruning, cabling, fire and tick prevention. Licensed, insured. Joshua Burhoe, 479-2761.
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, 359-8728.
BERGIN PAINTING: Reliable affordable service since 2001. Residential/Commercial. Interior/Exterior. Highest quality painting and restoration. Pressure washing. Lead certified. Insured. Free estimates. For photos/references: 207-266-7599.
BLUE HILL PIANO SERVICE. Professional tuning, repairs, appraisals. Humidity control systems. Serving Hancock County for 30 years. Philip Norris, 374-2159.
CARPENTRY, FLOOR SANDING and Refinishing. David M. Carter, Mines Rd., Blue Hill. Experienced/Insured. Call for estimates. 374-5771.
CHAIRS. Caned, rush or splint. 29 years experience. Jackie Pelletier, 348-6624, or 171 Dow Rd., Deer Isle.
CUSHIONS AND SLIPCOVERS, using the many fabrics I carry; foam available. Scheduling ahead., 359-8583,
DC ALLEN & SONS PAINTING. Interior, exterior painting, pressure washing and drywall taping. Fully insured. Free estimate, with 20 years experience. Call David, 266-7971.
DOG CARE in my home. Kennel-free boarding. Special needs and extended visits welcome. 479-0939.

Hugh Sadlier

Healing with Hypnosis

JOHN’S TREE WORKS. Cutting and chipping, any type of tree work, difficult take-downs. Fully insured and experienced. Free estimates, email or call 367-5842.
LANDSCAPING DESIGN & CONSTRUCTION. Homesite development and clearing. Projects selected for annual Deer Isle garden tour 2008 and 2012. 367-5010.
LAWN CUTTING, property maintenance, tree work and storm cleanup. Prompt, affordable service. Excellent quality. Call 359-8728.
LAWN MOWING, CARETAKING, carpentry services and field mowing. 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.

Nancy Hathaway
M.Ed., LpastC, SDT
Happiness * Health *
207-400-0494, Surry

OLIVER'S TRAVEL SERVICE is here if you need a ride. Willing to take you wherever you need to go. Call or text 207-991-8504 or
OUTDOOR LIVING. Stone walls, patios, walkways. Rustic Maine cedar structures, boardwalks, fencing. Master trail builder including bridges. Free site visits. 266-9071.
RAY WEED PLUMBING & HEATING. Complete plumbing and heating service, installation and maintenance. 367-5005.
STONESCAPE. Walls, walkways, patios, steps, pillars, and all aspects of landscaping with stone. Free estimates. Call 266-4829.
STUMP GRINDING. Call Paul, 460-0013.

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

Card of Thanks

A thank you to my children for my wonderful 80th birthday party.

Love you, Richard Turner Sr.

The family of Karyl Powers Eaton wishes to thank everyone for their cards, flowers, kind thoughts and condolences on the loss of our Mother, Grammie, and sister. Each wish holds a special place in our hearts.

John, Karen, Kaley & Wyatt Eaton; Jill & David Kofton; Bryant Powers; Cheryl Robinson, Linda Gross, Annette Wheaton, Barbara Hutchinson, David Powers and families.


COFFEE & CARDS. Fridays at the Island Community Center in the Café Rm. 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Stop by when you head to the Farmer’s Market. Parking is on Memorial Street side of building.
COMMUNITY WALKING at Island Community Center. Tue., Thu., Friday 8:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m. Come enjoy a walk around the gym. We have a walker available. All ages welcome.

For Sale

CHARBROIL INFRARED GAS Grill. 2-burner without gas tank. $50. 326-9456.


FREE WOODBURY BOSTON PIANO. Must be picked up in Deer Isle. If interested call 781-898-8184.


DEER ISLE YOGA classes. Moderate, Mondays, 8-9:30 a.m. Sunset Parish House. Drop-ins welcome. Certified Instructor, S. Brennan Murphy, 326-3236.
HORSEBACK RIDING/DRIVING lessons $50/hr. Summer camps June 24-August 2, M-F 9-3. $325/wk $75/day. Orland, 479-0939.
PILATES MAT CLASSES. Mon. and Wed., 9 a.m. at Island Community Center, Come work out your entire body. Strengthen your abdominals, lower back muscles, pelvic floor, hips and glutes. This class will also help with flexibility and improve your posture. All levels are welcome. Call 367-2736, email or visit
PREVENT SUMMER SLIDE. Tutoring for Reading, Writing and other subjects. Instructed by a certified teacher and published writer. 914-325-0246

Jobs Available

Maine Maritime Academy seeks to fill the following full-time openings:

Fiscal Operations Technician Administrative Assistant I – Advancement Administrative Assistant II – Campus Safety Campus Safety Officer Custodian (Nights)

MMA offers excellent benefits, including health, dental, disability, and life insurance; retirement plan with generous employer match; generous paid vacation, sick, and holiday time; and tuition waiver for eligible dependents.
Please visit for complete job descriptions and application instructions. EOE

We’re Still Accepting Applications for:
Cafe Workers Wellness Assistant
Apply online at or grab an application at the register.
Join a fast paced, fun work environment. Apply today.

Billings Diesel & Marine Service, Inc. Moose Island Road Stonington, ME
Seeking Experienced Parts Counter/Purchasing Agent

at Billings Diesel & Marine Service. Full-time position for motivated parts counter person to enhance our service team. Duties include assisting retail customers and technicians with parts needs, ordering, receiving, and inventory management. Competitive compensation and benefits offered. Apply in person or email

Seeking Experienced Marine Finish Carpenter

at Billings Diesel & Marine Service. Full-time position for motivated individual to enhance our Carpentry Department. Competitive compensation and benefits offered. Apply in person or email
BLUE HILL INN is looking for fun and energetic breakfast waitstaff, housekeepers and a handyman/gardener to join our staff for the summer season. Inquiries with resume and information can be sent to or by calling 207-374-2844.
BOWDEN & SON is currently seeking Class B drivers and laborers. We are a family-owned business in Penobscot focusing on earthwork, paving and disposal. Contact Greg at 479-5277.

Brooklin, ME
Housekeepers Needed Competative wages/EOE Ask for Kim, 359-4651

BUCK'S RESTAURANT seeking daytime kitchen help, part-time evening line cook, bartender and dishwasher. Call 326-8688 or e-mail
DOCK WORKER needed on the Stonington Town Pier. Please contact Sunshine Seafood 367-2800 or 479-6003.
EGGEMOGGIN COUNTRY STORE. Full and Part-time positions available to motivated individuals looking to work with a great team. Applications at ECS or call to speak with Trisha or Angie, 359-2125.
EXPERIENCED PAINTERS WANTED for work in Blue Hill and surrounding areas. Reliable transportation/valid license a must. Competitive wages/EOE. Call 266-8384.
GEOFFREY WARNER STUDIO in Stonington, ME is looking for a part-time, year-round woodshop assistant with computer skills to help us produce our line of Owl Furniture. Shop skills: duties to assist the shop foreman include, milling, building, sanding and finishing plus packing, shipping and receiving inventory. Computer skills include short video production and editing and assist with print advertisements. Experience with woodworking and/or shop machinery and knowledge of Adobe Photoshop. Ability and willingness to learn. Will train the right candidate. Competitive wages. Must be flexible and interested in being a team player. Positive good-natured candidates send information to with your qualifications and interest.
MAINE MARITIME ACADEMY is seeking a part-time, temporary Athletic Contest Coordinator. Please visit for job description and application instructions. EOE.
NEED RELIABLE HELP WEEDING. 3 hours/week. Brooksville. $75. Call 326-0689, leave message.
PART-TIME HOUSEKEEPER wanted for a vacation house on the peninsula from mid-May through the end of October. Respond with name and at least two references to

SCHOOL UNION 76 2019-2020 School Year
2019-2020 Music Teacher Openings

School Union 76 needs TWO Music Teachers for the 2019-2020 School Year.
Instrumental Music Grades 4-12 Chorus & Drama Grades K-8
Our music program is growing and unfortunately now needs to replace our two music educators. The successful candidates will work closely together in four schools.
Positions will fill when suitable candidates are found. For an application, please contact Whitney Brown at 348-9100 or via email at
SNOW'S PLUMBING & HEATING is Seeking a Licensed Plumber/Oil Burner Tech. Competitive pay, health insurance, retirement plan, paid vacation and holidays. Please Contact: Snow’s Plumbing & Heating, 326-8777 or email:
STEPHEN MACARTHUR & CO. hiring skilled/lead carpenter for year-round work. Please call 326-9612 and leave clear message.


THE ISLAND PANTRY is open from 5:30-7 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.


BLUE HILL VILLAGE. 2BR apt., second floor with deck. Private location, year lease. Included: Heat/AC, mowing, plowing, trash, storage unit. W/D hookup. No smoking, no dogs. $1100/mo. First, last and security required. Available Aug. 1. 249-6138.
BLUE HILL VILLAGE. 2BR house, 1.5BA. Nice yard, year lease, W/D hookup. Included: Heat, plowing, mowing, storage shed. $1200/mo. First, last and security required. Available Sep. 7. 249-6138.
BLUE HILL. 1BR, upstairs apt. $795/mo. Call Nichole, 664-4789.
BLUE HILL. 5+BR, 4BA. Wonderful home, gourmet kitchen, flexible floor plan. 8 acres, beautiful gardens, minutes to village. $2,250/mo., first and last. Available mid-June. Call 852-8595.
BLUE HILL. Winter rental. Water view. 1/8 mile to town. W/D, 1.5 BA, gas, heat, plowing and mowing included. Quiet nonsmoker, no pets. Sep.-June, $650/mo. + utilities. Call 443-642-0147.
BLUE HILL. Year-round, partially furnished, 3BR, 1BA Cape, W/D, DW. 1 mile from town on 8 acres of gardens, lawn and woods. $1,000 plus utilities. No pets. No smoking. First, last, and security. Available Sep. 1. 326-4075.
DEER ISLE, Sunshine, secluded 3BR, 2BA mobile home on the shore, beautiful views. Furnished, with W/D. No smoking, no pets. Rent by week or month, $780 weekly. Call 348-6651.

2 BR apartments available soon! Our properties are conveniently located in
Ellsworth and Blue Hill
Rental assistance may be available
View property and print applications at
For more information please contact Kasie at Maine Development Associates
TTY Dial 711
We are an Equal Opportunity organization.


Future one bedroom openings. Beautiful, quiet, coastal setting. Rent based 30% of monthly adjusted income. Priority given to extremely low-income individuals. Heat and all utilities included. 866-4300. EHO V/TTY: 711

Suite for Lease in upscale building
Gallery • Salon • Professional Office • Your Business
Ample Paved Parking, Radiant Heat, Air Conditioned
Call Annie Grindal 374-2254

Yard Sales

BROOKSVILLE. Sat., July 13, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. 95 Wharf Rd. Jam, outdoor furniture, steamer trunk, backpacks, stuffed toys, wall-hung sink with faucet, lamps, dolls, sport drink bottles, weaving yarn, books, craft books, kids DVDs, convection oven microwave, glassware, small baseball mitts, linens, electric leaf blower, wooden chairs, re-caned, refinished wooden chair, wood bench and table, dog collars, coffee pot, large upright mirror, 3 Hess collector trucks. 10% to benefit Tree of Life Food Pantry.
CASTINE. July 12 and 13, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. 40 Tarratine St. Sale includes furniture, bookcases, inflatable with 4 HP outboard, books, glassware, linens, wooden ironing boards, Christmas decorations, collectables, and more.
DEER ISLE VILLAGE. Sat. July 20. 8-10 a.m. strictly. No early birds. 3 Main St. Antiques. Contemporary local art. Crafts. Design. Mid-century Modern. Eames, Heywood, Wakefield and much, much more.

FINAL MOVING SALE Saturday, July 13, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, July 14, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. 577 Mines Road in Blue Hill

Several large work tables, rolling weight scales, dehumidifier, multiple office chairs, office equip., misc. yard tools, dorm fridges, coffee makers, microwaves, hand sprayers, tarps, hoses, wreath rings and wire, assorted bows, floral supplies, various sized shipping boxes, sporting goods, clothes, toys, and much more! Rain or shine.
LITTLE DEER ISLE. July 13 and 14. 56 Haskell District Road.
ORLAND: The Bell Farm Living Estate 2-Tent Sale At The Katchall; Be Here 8-3, July 20-21 For Yet More Estate Fresh Finds & Itinerant Flea Marketeer Goodies At 1599 Acadia Highway. Sale Features Market Fresh Items From An 1890’s Troy, Me. Farm! Join Us & Score Bargains Or Bundling Savings Both Days! Even Early Birds Are Welcome! To Access Inventory Lists & Color Photos Online, Copy/Paste Katchall’s Website Link To Your Browser: www.EstateSales.Net/Me/Orland/04472/2282658; 207-479-4237!

Yard & Art Sale at the Pearson Studio 29 Old ferry Rd., Deer Isle
Saturday & Sunday, July 13 &14 9 a.m.-1 p.m. ("early birds" will catch no worms)

Several families offer a wide variety of items- jewelry, gems and minerals, household goods, artwork, books, clothes, fabric and so much more.

For more information, call: 348-2535 Email:


School Union 76 Invitation to Bid

School Union 76 is seeking bids to supply #2 heating oil, diesel bus fuel, and milk for Deer Isle-Stonington CSD #13 schools, Sedgwick School and Brooklin School, propane gas for Deer Isle-Stonington Schools, trash removal for Brooklin School and Sedgwick School, and wood pellet supply for Brooklin School for the 2019-20 school year. Interested parties may contact the Superintendent’s Office at 348-9100 for bid sheets. Sealed bids will be received at the School Union 76 Office in Deer Isle, ME until 4 p.m. on Wednesday, July 24, 2019 for all schools. Bids for each school system will be opened at their next regular School Committee meeting. The School Committee reserves the right to accept or reject any or all bids and to accept other than the low bid in the best interest of the schools. School Union 76 schools are equal opportunity employers.


School Union 93 will be disposing special education records of students with the birth date year 1992 and before. If parents/legal guardians or the student themselves would like to have the records, please call ahead to 207-374-9927 to set up an appointment to retrieve them. If there is no response by August 5, 2019 the records will be destroyed.


The Deer Isle Selectboard will hold a public hearing on July 18, 2019 at 6 p.m. in the Deer Isle Town Office to hear comments and act on applications for the installation of a pier, ramp and float:
Christopher Kapsha, 14 Coves End Road, Map 6, Lot 73-4.
Proposal documents are available in the Deer Isle Town Office. All persons wishing to comment or ask questions are invited to attend. For information, contact James Fisher, Town Manager at 348-2324 or