North Haven

Island Magnets

Islesboro’s magnet school program, which attracts upwards of 30 students who commute daily to the island from the mainland, is located in a lovely renovated stone mansion with a recent addition to accommodate this innovative educational program. The success of … Continue reading

Island Harvest

The fields are green and gold, unfurling from beneath a modern timber-frame barn toward the shores of the Fox Islands Thorofare. An iconic New England stone wall climbs and dips across the land, where Native Americans lived more than 6,000 … Continue reading


I took this image of Brown’s Boatyard on North Haven on a rainy February evening as I came back late from my job at Vinalhaven School on the neighboring island. The boatyard is a staple of North Haven, and I am … Continue reading

Eric Hopkins

The flight from Knox County Regional Airport to North Haven takes only eight minutes, but it follows a path that offers centuries of perspective, both geographic and historic. Crossing Owls Head in the six-passenger Cessna operated by Penobscot Island Air … Continue reading

Mara + Will, North Haven

REAL WEDDINGS-February 2014 Photographs by Bethany + Dan Photography September 7 | North Haven     Mara and Will met on a snowy night in New York City and married on an early fall day on North Haven island, where Will grew … Continue reading

Amanda Hallowell

Q+A-September 2013 By Drew Boulos+Sophie Nelson Photograph by Cecily Pingree   NAME: Amanda Hallowell AGE: 43 OCCUPATION: Head Cook, Nebo Lodge Amanda Hallowell is the head cook (her preferred nomenclature) at North Haven’s Nebo Lodge, an inn and restaurant that has received national … Continue reading