DEER ISLE—When two moms tried to show their appreciation for Deer Isle-Stonington Elementary School teachers and staff, their efforts multiplied.
Shannon Joyce and her sister Amelia Damon have three elementary school children—Addie Rose Joyce and Keith and Collin Damon. Like all DISES students, they’ve had to listen and learn from their teachers over the internet while they isolate at home. DISES staff delivers lunches and lesson plans, and they pick up homework from boxes at the end of driveways.
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Get your groove on at the Grandstand Stage with a wide variety of live events throughout the fair.
Despite the rain, Stonington still has to haul water, fixes leak
STONINGTON—The Stonington Water Company began hauling 200,000 gallons of water for the second time this summer to replenish its supply because of inadequate rainfall and heavy usage by summer visitors.
The Odd Fellows pitch in
Helping a neighbor, painting a house
Just For Kids holds its last graduation
Terri-Lee Jones retires
Fishermen's Wives donate $10,000 to Blue Hill YMCA
Safety programs, swimming lessons on tap
Ed Billings to serve as Stonington harbormaster
Deer Isle native returns to the island
Tennis teams wrap up post-season
SCOTT'S SPORTS SPOT
Paleoindians: The ‘original affluent society' 11,000 years ago
Editor’s note: This is the first in what will be many twice-monthly columns to be written by Bill Haviland about the history of Indians on Deer Isle from the end of the ice age to the time of European settlement. We are delighted and proud to have Bill, with his vast experience and passion for history, chronicling Indian activity and seasonal settlement on the Island. Our intention is to publish this material to help Islanders and visitors alike understand and appreciate those who were here first.
A close-to-normal high school graduation
27 students move their tassles from the right to the left
Haystack goes virtual for 2021
Craft school makes use of its pandemic timeout
NEVER A DULL MOMENT
TOM GROVER'S BACKWOODS ADVENTURES HAVE FILLED A LIFETIME.
Healing Requires Truth
A modern civil rights project seeks to reexamine hundreds of Jim Crow–era murders, and help families move forward.
STEPHEN MACK JONES
If the meaning of life is a puzzle awaiting assembly, then writers are purveyors of its pieces.
Larger Than Memory
The Heard Museum presents a large collection of contemporary art from Indigenous North America.
LOCAL FLAVOR - CHICKEN SANDWICH BLITZ
The fried chicken sammie is having a moment in Charlotte, so our staff decided to find out how the city’s top restaurants spin this beloved sandwich. We ate them buttermilk-brined, battered and breaded, and smothered in sauce, and we enjoyed every bite. See four of our top picks below, and visit our website for the entire list
What Is MasterClass Actually Selling?
The Ads are everywhere: You can learn to serve like Serena Williams, write like Margaret Atwood, act like Natalie Portman. But what MasterClass really delivers is something altoguether different.
Joyce Lee deftly melds sex with surrealism
Friends claimed it would not last... now we've been wed for 81 years
LOVEBIRDS Ron and Joyce Bond have defied predictions they would not stay together – to become Britain’s longest married couple.
BESTIES FOR 71 YEARS!
Joyce and Mavis have been as close as can be since 1950
Royals and politics shouldn't mix – even if the people agree
Did she mean her comments to be made public?