January 26, 2015 | Incorporating the Inter-Island News

Island Postcards: Tom Powell

by Scott Sell October 15, 2014


Island Postcards: Sam & Doreen Cabot

by Scott Sell September 17, 2014

The Cabots own Foggy Meadows Farm on the island of North Haven, Maine where they raise Boer goats and Katahdin sheep with compassion. Read More

No need for selfies: Photographer captures islanders in 'We Are Swan's Island' project

by Tom Groening January 22, 2015
"We just kept badgering people. People would say, 'Oh my God, here she is with her camera.'" Read More

Beacon and bell, significant to fishermen, to be restored

Original bell's location unknown

by Kris Osgood January 22, 2015
ecause Isle au Haut Light is on the National Register of Historic Places, the State Office of Historic Preservation will be overseeing the entire project. Read More

Small island schools get creative for phys ed

Field trips let students get to know each other through play

by Lauren Jacobs January 22, 2015
Students who are part of the Outer-Islands Teaching and Learning Collaborative play outside during an inter-island field trip. PHOTO: COURTESY LAUREN JACOBS
Much of the TLC work is done via video conferencing technology. Though impressive and useful, the technology works because of the relationships that are fostered and strengthened every year during three in-person field trips. Read More


Climate change, Mark Twain and whales

by Staff Writer January 22, 2015

Island Naturalist: The fascinating facts of nature on the Maine coast

by Dana Wilde January 22, 2015
Island Naturalist by Kathie Fiveash. Penobscot Books, Stonington, Maine, 2014. 226 pages, paperback, $27.95. Read More

Marketing lobster, restoring old ships and the winter of 1914

Coastal newspapers capture color, quirks and history

by Tom Groening January 22, 2015
CAPTION: Workers at Green Head Lobster, a buying station in Stonington, pack lobster a few days before Christmas. PHOTO: TOM GROENING
"Twenty-five years ago, the island fishing community lost two of its own within a few short weeks." Read More