Coronavirus News for Peaks Island

Can you get Covid-19 twice?

New accounts of patients who believe they’ve been reinfected after recovering from COVID-19 are popping up daily, leading to an unnerving question: Can we get coronavirus twice? Unlikely, say experts ... More info »

The Oklahoman - 08/03/2020 07:01pm

Peaks Island actor posts Shakespearean message for visitors to mask up

From authors to artists, Portland's Peaks Island is home to a lot of creative people. Now it appears they have their own version of Shakespeare, who is channeling his creativity during this pandemic ... More info »

WCSH-TV Portland, ME on - 08/06/2020 09:00am

Peaks Island lighthouse keepers honored

The Peaks Island Historical Society honored five lighthouse keepers buried at the island’s Pond Grove Cemetery, including the final civilian keeper of Portland Head Light in Cape Elizabeth. The ... More info »

Portland Press Herald - 07/29/2020 03:58am

Maine Casinos Reopen; Island Marketed as Coronavirus Refuge

Both have limits on capacity and strict rules for disinfecting to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus. The openings come after the office of Maine Gov. Janet Mills released safety protocols ... More info »

U.S. News & World Report - 07/09/2020 05:38pm

YMCA hopes virtual Peaks to Portland won’t sink fundraising

The 2.4-mile swim from Peaks Island to East End Beach, which predates World War II and has been a major fundraiser for the YMCA of Southern Maine for the last 38 years, will be held virtually this ... More info »

Portland Press Herald - 07/28/2020 04:04am

Sorry Maine, but your COVID-19 rules will not ruin my summer traditions this year

Nice try Maine, but if you think you can scare me away with a couple of travel restrictions, you don’t know who you’re messing with. I don’t roll over that easily. This summer Maine has decided to ... More info »

The Boston Globe - 08/06/2020 04:06am

This Tiny Maine Island Is 12 Square Miles of Solitude

Isle au Haut, a tiny island in Maine's Penobscot Bay, is an under-the-radar summer destination that has resisted catering to tourists. For one writer, that's exactly what makes it special. More info »

Food & Wine - 08/07/2020 02:38am

Bar Harbor hospital reports out-of-state visitors may have spread coronavirus this summer

A hospital on the summer vacation hub says there is no mechanism in place to alert them when a visitor to the community tests positive. More info »

The Boston Globe - 08/04/2020 10:21am

Visitors are coming to Maine before getting test results and bringing the coronavirus, hospitals say

These cases aren't captured in state data, and they are raising concerns that Maine's relatively low case count could rise. More info »

Bangor Daily News - 08/04/2020 02:53am

2020 Peaks to Portland Virtual Swim has begun

The YMCA of Southern Maine ... Peaks to Portland Swim to Benefit Kids was supposed to take place on July 25, beginning at Peaks Island and ending on Portland's East End Beach. Due to the ... More info »

MSN - 07/02/2020 07:07am

Virtual race around Peaks Island to benefit St. Christopher Church on July 17-19

Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window) Click to print (Opens in new window) Click to email ... More info »

Bangor Daily News - 07/16/2020 03:12am

Coronavirus Surge Renews Overloaded Healthcare System Fears

(CW69 News at 10/CNN) — The worsening coronavirus pandemic hit a series of gloomy peaks across ... those seven days: Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Rhode Island. One of the main drivers ... More info »

CBS Atlanta - 07/08/2020 01:59am
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Events Around Peaks Island

Smart Recovery Meeting

Friday, Aug 7, 2020 from 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Portland, ME
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Alcoholics Anonymous And Pulse Group

Friday, Aug 7, 2020 at 7:00pm
Portland, ME
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Maine Outdoor Film Festival

Friday, Aug 7, 2020 at 8:00pm
Portland, ME
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Maine Outdoor Film Festival

Portland Farmers Market

Saturday, Aug 8, 2020 from 7:00am to 1:00pm
Portland, ME
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Portland Farmers Market

Portland Chamber Music Festival

Saturday, Aug 8, 2020 at 7:30pm
Portland, ME
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Portland Chamber Music Festival

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Brackett Memorial United Methodist Church

Our Mission: We are called to be an inclusive, diverse and caring Christian community: worshiping, praying, witnessing, reaching out to all...
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Peaks Island School

Our mission: The Peaks Island School community celebrates the strengths of each individual learner and supports all in reaching their potential in...
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Peaks Island Baptist Church

Mission Statement Our mission is  to reach the islands of Casco Bay and the world as a whole with the Gospel and to introduce people to the...
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Peaks Island Branch Library

Library Hours: Sunday: closed Monday: closed Tuesday: 2pm-8pm Wednesday: 10am-4pm Thursday: closed Friday: 10am-2pm Saturday: 8am-12pm ...
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Peaks Island Town Facts

Peaks Island, Maine. You can view Peaks Island venues that host many Peaks Island ME events every year.

You can find a ton of properties for sale if you search the Peaks Island page on Zillow. Currently Peaks Island has an average listing price for homes for sale on the market of $366,871. More real estate facts about Peaks Island: The number of properties currently for sale in Peaks Island is 2,261. The median homes for sale listing price is $259,150. This is broken down with the number of three bedroom houses in Peaks Island consisting of 1,051 with an average listing price for these house of $311,342. Out of the 408 houses that are four bedroom the average listing price for Peaks Island is $486,596. Interest rates for Peaks Island are at historic lows as well.

Peaks Island Maine has a latitude of 43.65650177002 and a longitude of -70.198097229004. View the full profile

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