Coronavirus News for Mount Desert

Maine registrations rise as seasonal residents trade in out-of-state plates

Some people who pay taxes on Maine property and live in the state part of the year now want Maine license plates to avoid public shaming, say town officials.. More info »

Portland Press Herald - 05/20/2020 02:28pm

Flyover Salutes Maine’s Health Care Workers, Essential Employees

The Maine Air National Guard honored health care workers and other essential employees with a flyover Tuesday. A KC-135 from the 101st Air Refueling Wing flew over communities in western, central and ... More info »

NECN - 05/12/2020 09:24am

Staffer at Bar Harbor retirement facility tests positive for COVID-19

All residents of Birch Bay Village who had potential contact with the staff member were tested and all had negative results. More info »

Portland Press Herald - 05/17/2020 02:16pm

Building a Mouse Squad Against COVID-19

Tucked away on Mount Desert Island off the coast of Maine, the Jackson Laboratory ... When did you first hear about the new coronavirus? We heard about it in early January, like everyone else. I have ... More info »

Smithsonian Magazine - 05/21/2020 12:49am

A limited number of reservations is not the only challenge for Maine's campgrounds

The owners at Bass Harbor Campground say opening this weekend for Maine residents wasn't easy as the COVID-19 pandemic has changed the industry. More info »

newscentermaine.com - 05/24/2020 01:28pm

The Jackson Laboratory to Expand Coronavirus Testing for Maine Frontline Health Care Workers and In-Patients That Need Urgent Testing

We are proud to be partnering with MaineGeneral Medical Center, Mount Desert Island and Northern Light Maine Coast Hospital to augment their current COVID-19 testing capabilities for health care ... More info »

GlobeNewswire - 04/14/2020 07:08am

What Maine artists are working on amid COVID-19

From the studio Here’s what a few Maine artists are working on or just finished amid the spreading COVID-19 pandemic. Other Maine artists are welcome to ... More info »

Ellsworth American - 05/22/2020 01:25am

Senior profiles: Maine South graduates talk about high school memories, what pandemic has taught them

Graduating seniors from Maine South High School, District 207 in Park Ridge, share what it's like to graduate in a pandemic, and also a song that keeps them going. More info »

Chicago Tribune - 05/15/2020 08:55am

Popular Acadia National Park bus service won't run this year due to coronavirus concerns

The company says social distancing guidelines would have made it difficult to operate the bus, which often runs at capacity. More info »

WCVB Channel 5 Boston - 05/10/2020 11:28am

Popular Acadia National Park bus won’t run this year

BAR HARBOR, Maine ... over the coronavirus pandemic. The service, Island Explorer, would have normally begun on Memorial Day weekend on the Schoodic Peninsula and June 23 on Mount Desert Island ... More info »

Boston.com - 05/11/2020 03:06am
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Events Around Mount Desert

Brooklin Farmers Market

Thursday, May 28, 2020 from 11:00am to 1:00pm
Brooklin, ME
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Brooklin Farmers Market

Blue Hill Farmers Market

Saturday, May 30, 2020 from 9:00am to 11:30am
Blue Hill, ME
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Blue Hill Farmers Market

Ellsworth Farmer's Market

Saturday, May 30, 2020 from 9:30am to 12:30pm
Ellsworth, ME
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Ellsworth Farmer's Market

Bar Harbor's Eden Farmers Market

Sunday, May 31, 2020 from 9:00am to 12:00pm
Bar Harbor, ME
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Bar Harbor's Eden Farmers Market

Brooklin Farmers Market

Thursday, Jun 4, 2020 from 11:00am to 1:00pm
Brooklin, ME
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Brooklin Farmers Market

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Acadia Mountain Trail

Mount Desert Island’s present-day trail system evolved over centuries of human use and settlement of the land. From American Indians who...
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Acadia Birding Festival

Mission: To bring birders together for 4 days of camaraderie, in a beautiful area with lots of birds.             &...
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Maine School Union 98

Mission:  Our mission is to provide leadership and support to Union 98 member schools to assure all children a high quality education --- e...
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Mount Desert Island High School

About Us: Mount Desert Island High School is a comprehensive 4 year public high school with an enrollment of approximately 640 students, 70 fa...
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Acadia Repertory Theatre

About Since 1973, the Acadia Repertory Theatre has made its home in the rustic Masonic Hall in Somesville, on Mt. Desert Island, Maine. We are sur...
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Mount Desert Town Facts

Mount Desert, Maine. Population for Mount Desert from the last gathering is 2109. You can view Mount Desert venues that host many Mount Desert ME events every year.

You can find a ton of properties for sale if you search the Mount Desert page on Zillow. Currently Mount Desert has an average listing price for homes for sale on the market of $485,813. More real estate facts about Mount Desert: The number of properties currently for sale in Mount Desert is 958. The median homes for sale listing price is $299,000. This is broken down with the number of three bedroom houses in Mount Desert consisting of 426 with an average listing price for these house of $423,456. Out of the 149 houses that are four bedroom the average listing price for Mount Desert is $546,396. Interest rates for Mount Desert are at historic lows as well.

Mount Desert Maine has a latitude of 44.331699371338 and a longitude of -68.331802368164. View the full profile

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