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

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.
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.
ADVANCEDHYPNOSISCENTERPA.ORG. Stop smoking, stress, weight loss, etc. Local, year-round, non-judgemental. Free consult. Phone, office or Skype. Phil Brady, 348-2830.
BERGIN PAINTING: Reliable affordable service since 2001. Residential/Commercial. Interior/Exterior. Highest quality painting and restoration. Pressure washing. EPA Lead certified. Insured. Free estimates. Photos/references: 207-266-7599.
CARPENTRY, FLOOR SANDING and Refinishing. David M. Carter, Mines Rd., Blue Hill. Experienced/Insured. Call for estimates. 374-5771.
CHAIRS. Caned, rush or splint. 30 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.
DL FURROW LANDSCAPING DESIGN & CONSTRUCTION. New landscapes and refurbishments. Gardens, Lawns, Ponds, Dry-Laid Fieldstone and Granite. 367-5010.
EAGLE CUSTOM WORK. Carpentry, masonry, cabinetry, no job too small! Serving Deer Isle, Stonington and Brooksville. 355-5902 or 326-8232 after 6 p.m.
GARY DOUGLASS & SONS. Renovations, painting, caretaking and carpentry. 348-6931, 266-4498 or
HARDSCRABBLE STONE & LANDSCAPING. Stonework and landscape construction, walls, patios, walkways, steps, and septic systems. Tree work, drainage, lawn and garden installation and maintenance. Office number 702-9161 or 479-2931. Check us out on Facebook!
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.
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.
RAY WEED PLUMBING & HEATING. Complete plumbing and heating service, installation and maintenance. 367-5005.

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


Saturday Studio Classes 10:00-11:30 ages 5-9 1:00-2:30 ages 10-14 and Thursday Parent and Toddler Art 9:30-11:00 Registration ends January 29th Classes begin February 4th Homeschool Art Group Tuesday 9:30-11:00 Thursday 12:30-2:00 Classes are in session and registration is ongoing Contact Hilary Tobin at 479-5602

Jobs Available

ABOVE & BEYOND BUILDERS is looking for a part-time/full-time subcontractor with experience. Job will involve all aspects of the carpentry trade. Must have transportation to and from work. For more information call 610-3674.
BROWN'S BUSING has immediate opening for a full-time bus driver. Clean driving record required. Pay based on experience. Call 359-8053.

PROFESSIONAL VACANCY Superintendent of Schools School Union #93 Located in Coastal Downeast Maine Blue Hill, Brooksville, Castine, Penobscot and Surry

Starting date 07/01/2021

Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. Competitive benefits. Maine School Superintendent’s Certificate required.
Application deadline: 3 p.m., Friday, January 29, 2021. Interviews scheduled to take place on Saturday, February 20, 2021 or Saturday, February 27, 2021.
To obtain an application for this position, please contact:

School Union #93 Central Office PO Box 630 20 Hinckley Ridge Road Blue Hill, ME 04614 374-9927 or
An Equal Opportunity Employer

READY BY 21 MENTORING is hiring a full-time Garden Project Manager. Position starts April 1, 2021. Application deadline: February 26, 2021. Job Description: The Garden Project Manager will work alongside the Executive Director to refine and implement our goals of shared empowerment and must be comfortable with intuitive, non-linear leadership. The Garden Project Manager will be directly responsible for the growth and maintenance of the garden and will be directly involved in youth empowerment, the running of the farm stand/café and the continued development of community outreach, programming and support. Due to the freedom of creativity offered in the job position, you must be highly self-motivated and a strong communicator. For entire job description and application instructions, please email:

SCHOOL UNION 93 Long Term Phys Ed Sub 2020-21 School Year Blue Hill Consolidated School

Long Term Phys Ed Sub Needed
Long Term Phys. Ed. sub needed at the Blue Hill Consolidated School from Jan. 19 to March 31, 2021. BHCS has a student population of approximately 270 students. This position desires Maine certificate 020. A current Maine Department of Education CHRC (fingerprinting) is required. There is a lot of community support and with a dedicated, professional learning community. This is a great opportunity for the right person!
Contact Principal Shelly Schildroth with any questions at 374-2202 or To request an application, contact the office of the Superintendent of Schools, Mark Hurvitt, PO Box 630, 20 Hinckley Ridge Road, Blue Hill, ME. 04614. Phone is 374-9927; or via email:
Applications close when a suitable candidate is found.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

THE BLUE HILL CO-OP is accepting applications for part-time cashiers. Apply online at or pick up an application at customer service.

Jobs Wanted

EXPERIENCED CAREGIVER. Kind and honest man with 17 years experience. CNA, integrity, humor, excellent resume and references. Available full-time Thurs. a.m. through Mon. a.m. Daniel Hays, 266 - 5054.
LOOKING FOR SOMETHING to do. 460-1717. I like to keep busy.


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.


No hoaxes or scams. Carlton D. Nevells "Carlie" passed away on Nov. 24, 2020. I am his mother Mildred Nevells and I need help financially with donations to help with his burial and a stone. Donations can be dropped off at Camden National Bank or sent to me, Mildred Nevells: PO Box 407, Stonington, ME 04681 and I will deposit it into the account for his death burial benefit. I would also like cards from friends.

Thank you, "Mother" Mildred Nevells 367-2367


STONINGTON, 2BR, second floor, partially furnished apartment with deck and harbor views. First, last, security deposits. References, $850/mo. 367-2757.


Harborview Apartments in Blue Hill is accepting applications for 1 and 2-bedroom apartment units available immediately. Income requirements apply. Persons 62 years of age or disabled of any age, with or without children are eligible to apply.

Please call 207-985-9740 for an application or more information.
“We are an equal housing organization.”

OFFICE SPACE — 1,395 sq. ft. open concept plan includes a full kitchen and bathroom as well as a large private conference room and private entry. Heat, electricity, and plowing included. Optional on-site storage. First/last required, $1,249/mo. Flexible terms. Call/email Kayla at 610-9967 or



Clamming licenses will be available for sale on March 1, 2021. If you have had a Commercial license in the past, they are available 3 days prior.


The Town of Blue Hill has 6 Positions available in 2021:

Select Board (1) School Board (2) Planning Board (3)

Nominations papers will be ready to be picked up at the Town Office Drop Box. Please call ahead so we can have them filled out for you.


There will be a special meeting of the Blue Hill School Committee on Tuesday, January 19, 2021 at 5 p.m. at the Blue Hill Consolidated School to discuss the 2021-2022 budget. The meeting will be socially distanced in the cafeteria.


Nomination papers for the following municipal offices will be available from the clerk beginning January 7, 2021 and must be returned by February 16, 2021.

Selectman (Cohen) 3 years Selectman (Brewster) 2 years Treasurer (Andrews) 3 years Road Commissioner (Allen) 1 year School Board Member (Bianco) 3 years School Board Member (Sealander) 3 years