Blue Hill community mourns
Blue Hill’s recent 250th anniversary celebration
Being part of the community was a big part of Janet Torrey’s life, and was only second to being a mother and a grandmother. Torrey, who helped to organize the town’s recent 250th anniversary celebration is seen here—front and center—surrounded by her daughter Laine Astbury at her left, and mother Helen Butler on her right.
Blue Hill’s Chairman of the Board of Selectmen, Duane Gray
Blue Hill’s Chairman of the Board of Selectmen, Duane Gray, died on September 16. Gray dedicated his life to public service and will surely be missed by many. Here, he looks over paperwork before a special town meeting held August 3.
Duane Gray casts a ballot
Always actively involved in town affairs, Duane Gray casts a ballot during a 2008 town meeting.
Julia (Judy) Danico Eaton
Julia (Judy) Danico Eaton died on September 17 after battling an illness. As the town’s first and only female selectman, she served the town from 1990-1993.