Community School to show new campus

Community School to show new campus

MOUNT DESERT — The Community School of MDI will host an open house at their new campus at 585 Sound Drive in Somesville on Friday, ...


Shellfish flats open

Shellfish flats open

AUGUSTA — The Department of Marine Resources on Friday announced that it has opened the Stockton Springs/Deer Isle/Stonington to Machiasport area to regional mussel, European ...

Hospice training coming up

ELLSWORTH — Hospice Volunteers of Hancock County will hold a fall volunteer training series beginning Oct. 20 and running for nine consecutive Thursdays from 3:30-7 ...

Luders series

SOUTHWEST HARBOR — Sailors in the Southwest Harbor Fleet raced last weekend on a sunny and windy Saturday. Ned Johnston in Domino had a bullet ...


Collins honored

Collins honored

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Sen. Susan Collins recently received the biennial Guardian of Small Business Award from the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) for ...

Bowden named to Hall of Fame

Bowden named to Hall of Fame

SOUTH PORTLAND — Hugh Bowden, who recently retired from The Ellsworth American, the Islander’s sister paper, is one of three journalists who will enter the ...

Genes essential for life identified

Genes essential for life identified

BAR HARBOR — A new article in “Nature” from an international, multi-institution research team including The Jackson Laboratory describes the large-scale discovery of genes necessary ...


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Girls sweep Ellsworth

Girls sweep Ellsworth

ELLSWORTH — The Mount Desert Island High School varsity volleyball team (6-2) swept Ellsworth High ...

MDI Trojans shred Hawks 50-0

MDI Trojans shred Hawks 50-0

BAR HARBOR — The Mount Desert Island High School football team was unstoppable last Friday ...

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TEMPO to honor Acadia

TEMPO to honor Acadia

ELLSWORTH — TEMPO will perform “Music of Acadia” at The Grand Auditorium on Saturday, Oct. ...