Articles by: Kimberly Haller

Kimberly Haller

Kimberly Haller

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  • Swan’s Island; Turkey shoot coming up

    Rebekah Amburg Davis encourages us to help this year’s 8th-grade class earn money for their class trip to Washington, D.C., by participating and supporting them at the popular Turkey Shoot on Sunday, Nov. 17. “Targets will be available for $5 each — no limit,” she writes. “There are three age groups with three prizes in

  • Swan’s Island; Newest islander born

    Joy is all over the island! Congratulations to Seth and Michelle Joy upon the arrival of the latest Joy, Gideon Seth Joy, who was born on Tuesday, Oct. 22. He weighed in at 7 pounds and was 19.5 inches of blessing. Donna Wiegle prepares us for the upcoming flu season: “Flu Shot Clinic is coming

  • Swan’s Island: No gas cans on the ferry

    Fran Chetwynd has incredibly exciting news: “It’s done — the light tower railing is completed! The last bolt on the tower railing went on October 10. That completes our light tower project for 2019. Thanks to everyone for support and encouragement throughout this long project at the Burnt Coat Harbor Light Station.” It’s that spooky

  • Swan’s Island: Broadband survey underway

    Jeff Watson reminds us that Hammond Lumber delivers only on Thursdays now that they are on their winter schedule. Orders must be in by Wednesdays at noon. Thomas Ploch updates us on the next steps for the Swan’s Island Broadband project: “From Monday, Oct. 21, to Friday, Oct. 25, employees from Matrix Design will be

  • Swan’s Island: New ferry rates in effect

    Karen Preston Griffin reports a change in hours for the solid waste facility: “The Solid Waste Facility will change to winter hours, beginning Oct. 16. The new hours are Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday from 1-4 p.m.” The new rates for ferry tickets were effective Oct. 1. Any $30 vehicle ticket/$11 adult passenger ticket/$5.50 child

  • Swan’s Island: Lighthouse Day is Saturday

    Congratulations to Joshua and Sarah Greene who were married Friday, Sept. 6, at the Swan’s Island Baptist Church. Joshua is the minister for the Baptist church and his father, Ralph Greene, officiated for the ceremony. Please don’t stampede the lighthouse when you learn that the student note cards are back at the Keeper’s House! Fran