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1998 JIMMY STEELE PEAPOD, "Chevrolet" model. Well maintained with two pair oars. Currently in the water in East Blue Hill. $5,000. 374-5962, 505-603-8418 preferred.
CAPE DORY TYPHOON: 19 foot sloop, ideal for Maine waters. Black hull with some light scratching on starboard rear from pulling lobster traps. Comes loaded with outboard, sails and more. Asking $4,500. On Deer Isle, contact Tom at 348-1000 or at

For Sale
12 1/2 Doughdish. Professionally maintained and stored inside. Includes trailer and lots of gear.
Go to
or Call 266-2316

PEARSON 26, 1970 with 9.9 long shaft Yamaha. Solid boat with updated electrical and plumbing. Includes sails, sail cover, VHF radio, compass, safety gear, jack stands and more. $2,500 OBO. Located on Deer Isle. Call 348-3209.
TARTAN 30' SAILBOAT to share. Moored in Benjamin River. Call Serge, 374-5370.

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.
A TOUCH FOR GLASS. Excellence in window cleaning. Celebrating 35 years of experience. Call cell 943-6881. Lewie Butterfield.
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.

Bob Martyn's
Lawn Service
Property Maintenance

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.
FIELD MOWING. Blue Hill Peninsula. Call 664-8785.
HARDSCRABBLE STONE. Septic systems, house lots, excavation services, landscape construction. Office number 702-9161 or 479-2931.
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.

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

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.
LONGING WOODWORKS CO. Imagine. Design. Build. Custom furniture, doors, built-ins, bookshelves, and small studios., 719-216-7116 .
RAY WEED PLUMBING & HEATING. Complete plumbing and heating service, installation and maintenance. 367-5005.
RIVERSIDE CHIMNEY SWEEP. Chimney sweeping and waterproofing, stainless steel liners and caps, dryer vent cleaning. John Gray, Orland, ME. 949-0781.
STUMP GRINDING. Call Paul, 460-0013.


VINYL BOAT LETTERING. New business based in Stonington. Price is $100 for 2 bow, 1 stern and hailing port.

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


Sargentville Thursday Club
Annual Sale
July 31, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Silent Auction, Quilt Raffle, Bling, Kids' Toys, Inside Treasures,
Outside Treasures, Boutique,
Books, Baked Goods.
Kids' Activities

Sedgwick Elementary School
Snows Cove Road, Sedgwick

For Sale

Custom Fitted Firewood
Seasoned and Green
Now accepting credit cards
374-5474 or
Text 207-664-4373

DAYLILIES FOR SALE. In full bloom now. Lots of colors and sizes to choose from! Blue Hill Country Garden, 1175 Pleasant St. (Rt. 15), Blue Hill.

OLD COUNTY FARM • Brooklin •
Premium Locally Raised Pork
Products from Heritage Breeds
On Sale at Tradewinds, Blue Hill Co-op and Brooklin General Store
On the Menu at Brooklin Inn

• Grass Fed Angus Beef Available •

Inquire about Freezer Orders


FREE TO CHARITY for resale fundraising. 50 pieces of blue glass. You pack and haul. Call 348-1015.


GUIDED MEDITATION IN THE PARK! Breathe. Focus. Evolve. Wash away noise from the mind. Guided Meditation $10. Sunday, 9-9:30 a.m. Blue Hill Park on Water St. Text Andrew at 914-325-0246.
TUTORING IN READING, writing, math, critical thinking, and more for students, age 14-adult. Emphasis on traditional methods and content. Private instruction in classical texts available. 25 years experience teaching at university level and working with young people at local summer camp. Free consultation. For more information please contact Alex at

Jobs Available

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

SCHOOL UNION 93 Halftime Librarian/4th Grade Literacy Teacher 2021-22 School Year Penobscot Community School
Penobscot Community School Half-time Librarian/4th Grade Literacy Teacher

Penobscot is a small coastal community on the midcoast with about 70 students from Pre-K to Grade 8. Classroom size is about 10 students per classroom. Penobscot Community School has an opening for a half-time librarian and 4th grade literacy teacher. This position will continue a literacy program that supports students to master grade level literacy skills and to encourage and nurture the enjoyment of learning and exploration in a school library. For the right person this is a dream job. Maine certificate 020 and current Maine Department of Education CHRC (fingerprinting) desired.
Contact Principal Jay Corbin with questions at 207-326-9421 or To request an application, contact the Superintendent of Schools office at 374-9927 or

Applications close when a suitable candidate is found.
An Equal Opportunity Employer

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.

Island Nursing Home, a community supported facility, is not just a nursing home, it is family. It is friends with kindness and compassion. It is a community of sharing and love. It is “home."
We have the following opportunities available:

*Residential Care Director Salaried, full-time position for an RN/LPN

*RN Charge Nurse $37-$42/hr LPN Charge Nurse $30-$35/hr Tuition Reimbursement Part-time and Full-time on Evenings/Nights 6 p.m.-6 a.m.
*Housekeeping Full-time on Days $2,000 Sign-on Bonus *CNA Full- and Part-time on all shifts $18-$23.55/hr
*Dietary Cook Part-full time position $2,000 Sign-on Bonus

Benefits for full-time positions include medical and vision, life insurance, competitive salaries, paid sick/vacation time, weekend and shift differentials, holiday pay, travel pay, no interest loans and more.
Interested candidates, please contact Lori Morey at 348-6511 or email

Seaport Village is hiring staff for the following roles:

CNAs, LPNs and RNs Sign on bonus.
New starting wage.

Positions in assisted living facility.

P/T Activities Assistant
High school diploma.

Housekeepers & Dietary Aides
New starting wage.

Please contact us for more information on these positions.

Please email:

The Co-op Cafe is seeking people passionate about delicious food to join our kitchen crew. Open positions include line cooks, counter staff, and bakers. The Co-op Cafe offers creative growth as we expand. Work with a supportive staff in an air conditioned kitchen. Part-time and full-time hours and flexible schedules. Email or call 374-3516 to set up an interview.
ARAGOSTA AT GOOSE COVE is seeking an experienced bartender who can work until the beginning of November. Please email to apply.
BILLINGS DIESEL & MARINE SERVICE, INC. is actively seeking the following FULL-TIME positions with benefits including health, life and retirement. Please apply in person or send resume to P.O. Box 67 Stonington, ME 04681. CDL Operator- Major responsibilities will involve delivering boats to and from the facility. Duties will also include hauling & launching all types of boats, setting up floats, & general work around the yard. Experience on the water is a plus. Marine System Specialist- Duties include winterizing and spring commissioning of commercial and pleasure vessels. Mechanical background preferred but will train motivated individual.
BLUE HILL CO-OP is accepting applications for part-time cashiers, year-round positions. Apply online
BLUE HILL INN is currently accepting applications for a Housekeeper and Breakfast Waitstaff position from now through October. Come join our fun and professional crew at our historic inn right in the heart of Blue Hill. Call 374-2844 or send an email to for an application.
BURNT COVE MARKET is currently hiring for multiple positions. Stop by for an application, or call us at 367-2681 for more info.
DOWNTOWN BLUE HILL CAFE seeks part-time year round barista and sandwich maker. Position includes customer service, food preparation and light cleaning. Successful candidates will be food-loving, clean and organized, gracious with the public, and team-oriented. Wage based on experience. Applicants should send résumé and letter of introduction to
ENERGETIC PEOPLE NEEDED to park cars during Blue Hill Fair. Private field. Please call 664-3678.
FAMILY, CHILDREN & YOUTH Ministry Coordinator. St. Francis by the Sea Episcopal Church, seeks a Coordinator to help develop and grow our ministry to children, youth and their families. The position is five hours/week at $20-25/hour. Duties include developing programs, teaching and coordinating volunteers. Interested applicants should email a resumé to or call 374-5200.
GALLERY ASSISTANT/FRAMER. Liros Gallery, Blue Hill, Maine. 374-5370.
HERBAL PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT SPECIALIST. Maine Downeast, a boutique wellness products company headquartered in Blue Hill, is seeking a part-time product development specialist to join its team immediately. Check out and This person will take potential product ideas, and experiment with different ingredients and formulas to create high quality, effective products. This person will also be part of product development brainstorming, be creative, energetic, and detail-oriented with a sense of humor, and have an interest in herbal medicine and/or the wellness industry. Advanced training and/or college degree desirable. 20+ hrs/wk initially, with room to grow. Compensation negotiable based on experience. Email a paragraph describing your interest and background, and/or a resume, to Suitable candidates will be contacted for an interview.
HERBAL PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT TECHNICIAN. Maine Downeast, a boutique wellness products company headquartered in Blue Hill, is seeking a part-time product development technician to join its team immediately. Check out and This person will produce salves, lotions, tinctures and other wellness products based on established formulations at our Blue Hill facility. Herbal medicine, lab, and/or chemistry experience desired but not required. We are seeking an energetic, detail-oriented person with a sense of humor, and an interest in herbal medicine and/or the wellness industry. $20/hr.15-20 hrs/wk initially, with room to grow. Email a paragraph describing your interest and background, and/or a resume, to Suitable candidates will be contacted for an interview.
IMMEDIATE OPENING for a gas attendant. Mill Pond Service, 107 Church St., Deer Isle. Good working hours. Stop by to pick up application.
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.
LANDSCAPE/GARDENER positions available at general construction/maintenance company, starting pay $18 to $20/hour. Experience preferred, but not required. Call 374-5445 for interview. Downeast Landscape & Design.


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: Adjunct Faculty – Arts & Sciences Adjunct Faculty – Engineering Career Services Administrative Assistant/Academy Receptionist Editor Mariner Magazine Data Specialist/Administrative Assistant Major Gifts Officer/Grants Manager Sailing Master Small Craft Master User Support Technician Clerical Pool
For complete job listings and to apply for these positions, please visit our web site at:
Maine Maritime Academy is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
P/T, F/T, YEAR-ROUND, or summer job. Labor, carpenter helper and skilled carpenter opportunities with small, friendly, flexible, professional outfit. Call Stephen MacArthur & Co. at 326-9612 and leave clear message.

SCHOOL UNION 93 Ed Tech III 2021-22 School Year Surry Elementary School (SES)

The Surry Elementary School family is looking for an Ed Tech III to work one on one with a variety of students. The student population is approximately 150 students with a lot of support from the community. This position requires Maine certification, as well as Maine Department of Education CHRC (fingerprinting). For more information, please contact Principal Fred Cole at 667-9358, or, or Karen Watts, Director of Special Services at 374-9927,
To request an application contact the office of the Superintendent of Schools, Reg Ruhlin, PO Box 630, Blue Hill, ME 04614 or stop in at 20 Hinckley Ridge Road; or via email:
Applications close when a suitable candidate is found.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Ed Tech III
2021-22 School Year
Penobscot Community School (PCS)

Ed Tech III (PCS)
Come join the Penobscot Community School family! PCS has a student population of approximately 60 students with a lot of support from the community. Penobscot School is on the mid coast. This position desires a Maine Ed Tech certificate, and requires a current Maine Department of Education CHRC (fingerprinting). For more information, please contact Principal Jay Corbin, at 326-9421, or, or Karen Watts, Director of Special Services at 374-9927,
To request an application contact the office of the Superintendent of Schools, Reg Ruhlin, PO Box 630, Blue Hill, ME 04614, or stop in at 20 Hinckley Ridge Road; or via email:
Applications close when a suitable candidate is found.

An Equal Opportunity Employer


The seaside Oakland House Resort in Brooksville has a few openings now until Oct. 15 in reception and housekeeping. We are also looking for an evening waiter on weekends. Join our harmonious, local team! We consider part-time and full-time staff members. Call us at 359-8521 to learn more, or email:
W.R. ALLEN, INC. BLUEBERRY FREEZER, located at 267 Front Ridge Rd. in Orland, is seeking motivated seasonal workers for processing plant: loading dock workers, experienced forklift drivers, sanitation crew, and processing line workers. Apply within or call 469-2307.
WE ARE HIRING! Laborer, carpenters, roofers. Pay depends on experience. Please call John Hovey at 399-6413 ASAP.


LOST WALKING STICK between Turkey Farm Rd. and Transfer Station on Fri., July 16. If found, call 374-5282.


ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS meets every Monday, Deer Isle Congregational Church, 6 p.m.
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.

Vacation Rentals

STONINGTON OCEANFRONT 2BR apt. available for weekly rental. Minutes from the village on a very private five acre estate. Incredible westerly ocean sunset views and substantial deep water ocean frontage. $2,500/week plus taxes. Contact David at 207-272-8486 for more information.


HAND TOOLS WANTED & FOR SALE: Chisels, planes, spoke shaves, adzs, axes, calipers, hammers, etc. Stanley, Starrett, Bailey etc. Collections and Estate Lots. Call Skip 288-5126 or leave message at 888-405-2007. Liberty Tool Co. and Hulls Cove Tool Barn. Open every day!

Yard Sales

BLUE HILL. Sat., July 24, 9 a.m. 591 Parker Point Rd. Ping Pong Table, Rowing Machine, Retrospec Bike, TV/VCR, Garden Tools, Awesome Stuff, Good Stuff, Free Stuff.
BROOKLIN. Multifamily yard sale, Sat., July 24, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. 110 Naskeag Point Rd. Antiques, collectibles, household items. Rain or shine, no early birds.
BROOKLIN. Sat., July 31, 8 a.m.-12 p.m. Bowden Hall. Donations wanted to benefit Brooklin Keeping Society. Will pick up items or you can drop off at Bowden Hall. Call Crystal 949-2021, Lorna 374-3209 or George 359-5509 to schedule a pick up or times when Bowden Hall is open. Also, Keepers is open every Tuesday afternoon for drop offs.
DEER ISLE. Garage sale, 392 S. Deer Isle Rd. Sat., July 24, 8 a.m.-12 p.m. Lots of free stuff.
SANDRA DINSMORE ESTATE SALE. No auction, rolling event, at 129 Bayview Rd., Penobscot. Overflow parking next door at Berzini’s Garage, 142 Bayview. Opens Noon, 25 July and runs on by appointment: Reed Chapman, 908-883-0133 A veritable museum. Email for a copy of the current appraisal.
STONINGTON. Inside Dollar Yard Sale. Sat., July 24, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Community of Christ Church, Burnt Cove.



School Union 93 seeks public comment on our plans for: a safe return to in-person instruction for 2021-22, the use of federal Emergency Relief funds.
Please complete a brief survey online at or pick up a survey at the Superintendent's Office, 374-9927.

SCHOOL UNION 93 Public Notice

School Union 93 will be disposing special education records of students with the birth date year 1994 and before. If parents/legal guardians or the student themselves would like to have the records, please call ahead to 374-9927 to set up an appointment to retrieve them. If there is no response by July 29, 2021 the records will be destroyed.


The Town of Blue Hill is accepting plowing bids for the 2021-2022 season. Interested parties should submit sealed bids to the Blue Hill Town Hall, 18 Union St. Blue Hill, ME 04614. The deadline for bids is September 1, 2021. For more information, please call 374-2281 or email


The Town of Blue Hill is looking for volunteers to sit on the Planning Board. Please contact the Town of Blue Hill for further information.


There will be a liquor and amusement renewal hearing scheduled for July 29, 2021 at 5:45 p.m. for Marlintini's Bar and Grill. More information can be found at the website.


The Stonington Town Office is modifying our hours through the end of August due to staff shortages, training new staffers, and vacation times coming up. New hours will be Monday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday will be 8 a.m. to 12 p.m., and Friday will be 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.


The Town of Stonington is seeking bids for snow plowing services for its town roads. Bid packages are available on the town website at, or at the office. Bids are due by August 16, 2021 at 4 p.m. at the Town Office.


The Town of Surry is accepting sealed bids for the sale of eleven 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 p.m. on, August 13, 2021. All bids must say “Bid for Real Estate, Map & Lot #” on the outside of the envelope; it must indicate which parcel the bid is for (example: Bid for Real Estate, Map 10 Lot A-3).
Sealed bids will be publicly opened and read at the regular Selectmen’s meeting on Tuesday, August 17, 2021 at 7 p.m. Information regarding the eleven 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. The Town of Surry reserves the right to reject any and all bids. Sealed bids shall be submitted to and accepted at:
Surry Town Office, 741 North Bend Road, PO Box 147, Surry, Maine 04684.