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1991 BMY M923A2 5-Ton Army Truck. 8,000 miles. $14,000 or Best Offer. Pick up in Blue Hill. Call Gene at 401-864-2505.
TWO STAGE UNDERCOATING. Prevent and arrest rust. Ron’s 367-2757.
WARRANTIED AND INSPECTED used cars, trucks and SUVs, starting at $3,000. Ron's 367-2757.


SMALL BOAT & CANOE REHAB and sales. Please stop by any time to look. 77 Doe Circle, Sedgwick. 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.
ABOVE & BEYOND BUILDERS From new construction to remodels and additions. Also offering asphalt shingle and metal roof installation, drywall installation and finishing, custom tile work and more. Fully insured with 20 years exp. 610-3674.
AVALON NAILS – Under new ownership! Quality nail care for hands/feet with health/wellness focus, specializing in pedicures. Relaxing atmosphere, off-street parking, downtown Blue Hill. 266-4386.
BERGIN PAINTING: Time to schedule your Interior Painting. Reliable affordable service since 2001. Highest quality painting/restoration. EPA lead certified. Insured. Free estimates. Photos/References: 207-479-4373.
BOB MARTYN'S LAWN SERVICE, Property Maintenance & Snowplowing. 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. 31 years experience. Jackie Pelletier, 348-6624,, or 171 Dow Rd., Deer Isle.
DC ALLEN & SONS PAINTING. Interior, exterior painting, pressure washing and drywall taping. Fully insured. Free estimate, with 20 years experience. Call David, 266-7971.
HARDSCRABBLE STONE. Septic systems, house lots, excavation services, landscape construction. Office number 702-9161 or 479-2931.
HOSPITALITY HELP for the business owner. Grow your meeting and event revenues without a drain on payroll! Professional Event Planner works on commission so you only pay on booked events. Visit or call 207-326-8530.
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 Accepting landscaping proposals for 2022-23 season. Email:
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.

James & Scott Strout

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

WINTER STORAGE. Cars, Small Boats, Motorcycles, and Misc Equipment. Dry, Inside Storage, Concrete Floors. Location, Route 172, Old Blueberry Factory, Sedgwick. 374-3754 or 860-919-5491.

Jobs Available

Blue Hill Co-op is hiring!

Open positions include cashiers (closing shifts), Café line cooks, café counter staff (evening and weekend hours), and produce quality assurance specialist

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for more information

General Assignment Reporter

Penobscot Bay Press, an award-winning media company with offices in Stonington and Blue Hill, is seeking a full- or part-time general assignment reporter to join its team in July. Penobscot Bay Press reporters are responsible for the creation of quality news content across its three newspapers, various special sections, and web and social media platforms. We are seeking someone with excellent writing and photography skills, a passion for accuracy, a desire to work both independently and as part of a team, and someone who can consistently meet deadlines. The ideal candidate will have a keen interest in the happenings of our local communities, love breaking news, and will take the initiative to generate story ideas and find news as it happens.
Some work on nights and weekends is required, as is a sense of humor and a roll-with-the-punches attitude.
Email a letter of introduction and resume to for consideration. Suitable candidates will be contacted for an interview.


SPL seeks a part-time assistant 4 hours/week with flexibility to work additional hours as needed.
Go to for more information.

The Bay School is hiring a custodian! We welcome all applicants seeking a positive work environment where a good attitude and high standards are valued above all else. Part-time, flexible hours, 5 days a week. Background check required. Please contact Marcia Diamond, 374-2187.

Visual Arts Long-Term Sub (P/T)
English Long-Term Sub (P/T)

George Stevens Academy, an independent 9-12 town academy in Blue Hill, Maine, seeks two long-term substitutes for the spring semester 2022, a part-time (approx. 30%) VISUAL ARTS TEACHER and a part-time (approx. 60%) ENGLISH TEACHER, with the strong possibility that either could become an ongoing position. For the right candidate, the jobs could be combined to become full-time.
Visit to download and print out the Employment Application, fill it out, and send it, along with a cover letter, résumé, and letters of reference, to Mr. David Stearns, Dean of Curriculum and Instruction, George Stevens Academy, 23 Union Street, Blue Hill, ME 04614. Prospective applicants also may scan the completed application and submit it and the rest of the application package by email to Mr. Stearns at
BLUE HILL PUBLIC LIBRARY. Temporary Library Assistant. Approximately 30 hours weekly. January through March 2022. $14.50 hourly. See for details.
CLEANERS NEEDED FOR 2022 for Saturday changeovers on Spruce Island. Ride on the Sealegs amphibious boat from Stonington to Spruce Island. Leave Stonington at 8:30 a.m. and return by about 12:30 p.m on Saturdays. Please email, text, or call Colie ODonnell for details: 978-318-9310.


Signing Bonus of $1,000
Half paid at 90 days - remainder at 120 days if still emloyed

Downeast Community Partners, serving Washington and Hancock counties, is seeking part-time drivers to join its transportation team in the Ellsworth area. We provide transportation to individuals in need of rides for medical, educational and other necessary appointments. Extensive training is provided to all drivers in order to provide safe and timely transportation as required by our transportation contracts.
No Commercial driver’s license required but candidates must have clean driving record, pass criminal and child protective background checks and meet drug and alcohol testing requirements.
Apply today to join our team assisting your neighbors overcome the challenge of finding safe, reliable transportation when they need it most.
Send application/resume and references to: Downeast Community Partners, Attn: Human Resource Dept., PO Box 648, Ellsworth, ME 04605 or download an application on our website at
Send resumes to:
KITCHEN HELP WANTED. All shifts, wait staff, bussers, dishwashers and prep-cooks. Cooks needed, salary negotiable based on experience and productivity, time and a half on Sundays. Call the Harbor Cafe and ask for Delbert, 367-5099 or 367-6530.


Maine Maritime Academy (MMA) is a 900 student, public, fully accredited four-year college located in the small coastal village of Castine, Maine. The college is one of six state-supported Maritime Colleges in the United States. MMA is a college of engineering, transportation, management, ocean sciences and international business.
Maine Maritime Academy currently seeks to fill the following positions:

Training Ship State of Maine – Deck and Engine Watch Officers Master, Schooner Bowdoin Adjunct Professor - CS150 - Structured Problem Solving with Computers IT – User Support Technician Custodian Editor, Mariner Magazine Campus Safety Officer Administrative Assistant - Advancement

For complete job listings and to apply for these positions, please visit our web site at:

Maine Maritime Academy is an
Equal Opportunity Employer

MARKETING AND COMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATE. The Marketing & Communications Associate will work closely with the Executive Director and General Manager to contribute to the overall success of Opera House Arts' marketing and communications activities, which support our mission, productions, community engagement activities, special projects and fundraising. Duties will include assisting in creating a comprehensive marketing plan with a digital media and analytics. The associate will also create original content for email, social media and the website. The position is a year-round, part-time position. Compensation is $20–$22 per hour based on experience.


The Town of Blue Hill is accepting letters of interest/resumes for the position of Road Commissioner. Annual salary of $25,000. Must be able to pass a background check through Maine Municipal Association. Must have a valid driver's license and own vehicle. Interested parties should submit a letter of interest with a resume to 18 Union St., Blue Hill, ME 04614 or email For more information, please contact the Town Administrator at 374-2281.


Boatyard Office Administrator to work in a three person office where responsibilities overlap. Job requires good interpersonal skills, a solid familiarity with Microsoft Office and a general familiarity with database resources. Tasks include customer relations (building relationships), data entry and purchasing. Some tasks specific to the industry may require a resourceful approach. Applicant should have the potential to become a team leader. Excellent pay and benefits. Genial atmosphere… join the family.

Seal Cove Boatyard, Inc.
124 Horseshoe Cove Rd
Harborside, ME 04642
326-4422 voice
207 326 4411 Fax

THE BLUE HILL HARBOR SCHOOL is an innovative and progressive choice-based independent school located on the coast of Maine in Blue Hill. We are currently looking for a Chemistry teacher and Pre-Algebra, Algebra 1 & 2 teacher beginning in January, 2022. If you are interested in joining our school community, please contact: for more information.
THE GOOD LIFE CENTER in Harborside seeks a part-time seasonal farm manager for 2022 season. Duties include homestead, garden, and grounds maintenance; supervision of resident stewards; and educational programming. Flexible 10 hours/week, May-October. For more info or to apply: by January 15,2022.
THE GOOD LIFE CENTER in Harborside seeks resident stewards for the 2022 season. Responsibilities include caring for the organic vegetable garden, light maintenance, welcoming visitors, providing tours and introducing educational programs. For more information or to apply: by January 31, 2022.

Jobs Wanted

PART-TIME CARPENTER/HANDYMAN. Can do just about anything. Call Gerry, 660-1880.


ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS meets Monday nights at 6 p.m. at the Deer Isle Congregational Church, and Saturday nights at 7 p.m. at the Stonington Community Center.
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.


CRAFT FAIR VENDORS WANTED for craft fair on December 11 at Island Community Center. Please contact Saige at 367-2735 or email The craft fair will run from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Yard Sales

PENOBSCOT. 919 Southern Bay Rd. End of Season Bargains. Housewares, Gifts, Artwork, Tableware, Kitchen. This Fri. & Sat., 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Moving to Belfast in spring 2022.



Nomination Papers available at the Town of Blue Hill. Nomination Papers will be available beginning December 22, 2021 for the following offices:
Position Term Seat Avail.
Selectboard, 2 year, 1
Selectboard, 3 year, 2
Planning Board, 3 year, 2
School Board, 3 year, 1


Nomination papers will be available on November 24, 2021 at the Town Clerk's Office. Nomination papers must be received by the Town Clerk by 8 p.m. on Thursday, January 6, 2022. Clerk's hours: 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday and Wednesday, and 6-8 p.m. Thursday evenings.


The Town of Stonington parking ban is in effect for December 1, 2021 thru April 15, 2022 for snow removal from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m. for Main and West Main Streets for snow removal per the Stonington Parking Ordinance.


The Town of Blue Hill is accepting letters of interest to fill two seats (3 year term) for the Planning Board. Letters can be delivered to the Town Hall at 18 Union St. Blue Hill, ME 04614 or emailed to