LOCAL NEWSPAPER & PRESS

PENOBSCOT BAY PRESS (ISLAND AD-VANTAGES)

At the corner of Main St. and Atlantic Ave. in downtown Stonington. (207) 367-2200. Open 8 am to 5 pm Monday – Thursday. Advertising deadline is Tuesday for Thursday publication, call for details. “Island Ad-Vantages” is for sale at many local retailers, at their office downtown, and by subscription. Call today for a subscription!

Visit their web sites: www.penobscotbaypress.com/  and www.islandadvantages.com/ for more information, some of their articles, publications, and the live webcam on Stonington Harbor.

Penobscot Bay Press publishes a local newspaper “Island Ad-Vantages” weekly through out the year and includes news about Stonington, Deer Isle, and Isle au Haut. They also publish the “Blue Hill Packet” and the “Castine Patriot”. All of their papers include listings of regional events and offers both display and classified ads at reasonable rates. They also publish books and DVDs of local interest and by local writers, which are on sale in their front lobby. Contact Penobscot Bay Press about any of your advertising or printing needs!

They have a webcam on top of their building facing the Stonecutter Statue and Stonington Harbor. Webcam is located at: http://islandadvantages.com/multimedia/webcams/stonington/

 

 

 

 

HAIR SALON

SUZY’S SCISSOR SHACK

18 West Main St. (just past Napa Auto Parts and the Opera House). Drop by or call (207) 367-5855 for an appointment. Hours: Tuesday – Friday 9 am to 4:30 pm, Saturday 9 am to 12 noon. Why travel all the way to Ellsworth when you can get your hair cut and styled right in town? Suzy does cuts. coloring, foils, and perms. Specializing in hair styling for weddings and other special events!

REAL ESTATE AGENTS

SHEPARD’S SELECT PROPERTIES

(207) 367-2790. Stonington office is located downtown, in the middle of the village at 40 Main Street. Open year round! www.shepardselect.com/

Shepard’s is the area’s oldest real estate agency and their knowlegeable staff can help you find a new home, summer cottage, or land in Stonington. Also has extensive listings of rental properties as well. Call Don or Rich today and let them put their years of experience to work for you!

THE ISLAND AGENCY

(207) 367-2550. 86 Main St., in downtown Stonington, and www.theislandagency.net/ Open year round!

Morgan Eaton has an extensive list of Stonington residential and commercial properties to tempt buyers of all kinds. Whether you’re looking for a million dollar property on the water, a wood lot, or anything in between the Island Agency will be glad to help you! She can also help you find the perfect vacation rental.

 

BUILDING SERVICES IN STONINGTON, MAINE

PETER S. HASKELL INC.

(207) 367-2446. Open year round.

Peter and his crew have many years of building experience. He can build or renovate you a residence, garage, or commercial building; does roofing work; offers both interior and exterior painting services; builds decks; and more. Call for a consultation today!

TOMBOY CONSTRUCTION INC.

(207) 367-5878 Open year round.

Renee and her crew offer design, new construction, and renovation services. No project too small or too big. Quality work and attention to details make her work some of the best in the area! Residential, commercial, and utility buildings.

DENNIS ROLLINS

(207) 367-6308. Open year round.

Dennis and his crew are carpenters who specialize in renovations and additions, porches/decks, painting, window and door replacement, and construction of small out buildings.

RAY WEED PLUMBING & HEATING

(207) 367-5005

Call Ray for all your plumbing and heating installation and repair needs!

C.L. HASKELL & SON, ELECTRICIANS

(207) 367-2715

Curt is a fully licensed electrician providing Stonington residents with quality service, new installation, and repairs. Also installs and services generators, solar power systems, security systems, and air conditioning! Open year round.

EDDIE DAVIS

(207) 367-5588

Eddie is the man to call for all your excavation needs. Septic systems installed too!

FINANCIAL SERVICES IN STONINGTON, MAINE

CAMDEN NATIONAL BANK

3 Atlantic Ave. on corner of Main St./Route 15, downtown Stonington. (207) 367-2201. Open Monday – Thursday 8:30 to 4 and Friday 8:30 to 5. Open year round!

Camden National Bank is a full service bank offering financial services to individuals and businesses with checking and savings accounts, financial planning and trust services, residential/commercial/personal loans, retirement savings, and more! Stop by or call their friendly staff to see how Camden National can be your anchor.

www.camdennational.com/

JAMES BRAY, ACCOUNTANT

Office located in the Old Elementary School, School St. (on the hill above the Opera House), Stonington. (207) 367-5522.

Jamie is a CPA well experienced in all aspects of bookkeeping and tax preparation. Call for a consultation!

J.T. ROSBOROUGH INSURANCE INC.

Office located in the Old Elementary School, School St. (on the hill above the Opera House), Stonington. (207) 367-2568 or toll-free at 1-800-660-7101.

Rosborough’s is a branch of a large Ellsworth insurance company offering products for all your insurance needs – home, auto, boat, life, and more! Financial planning services also available.

www.jtrmaine.com/

AUTOMOTIVE REPAIRS AND PARTS IN STONINGTON

ISLAND FISHING GEAR & AUTO PARTS

8 West Main St., Stonington (across the street from the Opera House and right next door to the Stonington municipal fish pier). Open 6 days a week, year round! (207) 367-5959

“The Girls” carry a huge inventory of auto parts for most makes and models – and if they don’t have it they can order it for you! A NAPA certified dealer. Friendly, knowledgeable staff will be glad to find the parts you need.

DEAN’S

150 North Main St./Route 15, Stonington. (207) 367-2706. Open Monday to Friday 8 to 4:30, Saturday 8 – 12. Open year round!

Dean’s is a full service auto repair shop and inspection station. Though they don’t sell parts they do sell tires. Towing and wrecker services available. They also sell lawn and yard equipment – chainsaws, lawn mowers, etc. And check out their used cars! If they don’t have the car or truck you’re looking for they can get it for you!

JOHN COOMBS

242 North Main St./Route 15, Stonington, (207) 367-5036

John Coombs sells used cars and trucks and services/repairs all types of imported and domestic vehicles in their garage. State inspection station. ASE certified and a NAPA auto care center. Tire sales as well.

RON’S

3 North Stonington Rd. (Route 15) at the corner of the Oceanville Rd. Open Monday to Friday 7 – 4. Open year round! (207) 367-2757.

Ron Gross operates a full service auto repair garage, including auto body work, tire sales, vehicle inspections, and used car sales. Look over the vehicles in stock or have Ron go to the auctions and find the vehicle you want at a great price. Come on in and kick the tires!

CHARLIE’S TOWING SERVICES & GARAGE

48 Oceanville Rd. (Near Route 15), Stonington. (207) 367-5890 (8-5) or (207) 367-2759 nights and weekends. Open year round!

Auto/truck repairs, 24 hour towing/wrecker services, ASE Certified and a NAPA auto care center. AAA contractor. Minor body repair. Tire sales.

MARINE SERVICES & SUPPLIES IN STONINGTON, MAINE

BILLINGS DIESEL & MARINE

Moose Island, the causeway off of Sand Beach Rd., Stonington. (207) 367-2328, or VHF channel 16, and www.billingsmarine.com/

Hours: 7:00-3:30 eastern time, Monday to Friday. OPEN YEAR ROUND.
The ship’s store is also open on Saturday mornings from May to September and the marina is staffed at the weekends during the boating season.

Billings Diesel & Marine is a full service boat yard known up and down the coast for its quality service, care, and dependability. They have well equipped shops dedicated to every phase of boat maintenance, three marine railways and a travel lift. Billings services yachts, commercial vessels, fishing boats, and pleasure craft – from the smallest to over feet in length! Services include: Boat building and restoration; hauling and storing of boats; marina; electronics sales and repairs; engine replacement and repairs; painting; and all aspects of maintenance. The Ship’s Store has a large inventory of marine and boat supplies for the leisure and recreational boaters as well as commercial ships and fishermen.

 

ISLAND FISHING GEAR & AUTO PARTS

8 West Main St. (across the street from the Opera House & next to the municipal fishing pier). (207) 367-5959. Open 6 days a week! Open year round.

Island Fishing Gear carries a large inventory of goods for the commercial fisherman as well as the recreational boater. The friendly owners and staff are very knowledgeable and are helpful. If it’s not on hand, they can order it for you! Paints, buoys, marine hardware, gloves, knives, marine electronics, and parts for many engines. Also sells auto parts.

DEAN’S

100 North Main St., Stonington. (207) 367-2706. Open Monday – Friday, and Saturday mornings. Open year-round.

Dean Eaton does engine repair and sales, boat maintenance, hauling, and storage too!

NEW ENGLAND MARINE & INDUSTRIAL

86 Cemetary Rd., Stonington. (207) 367-2692 or 1-800-660-2692. Open year round!

New England Marine and Industrial carries a large inventory of goods for recreational boaters and commercial fishermen including: Commercial fishing gear of all types, ropes and chains, marine paints, clothing, electronics, fiberglass, marine hardware, and much more. One of three locations in New England. Retail and wholesale.