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Village Soup: A Floating Health Clinic with a Mission

VillageSoup.com Front Street Shipyard refits Sunbeam V A floating health clinic with a mission By Fran Gonzalez | Jun 03, 2019 BELFAST — The first thing you notice when looking at the Sunbeam V, a black and white 74-foot steel boat docked at Front Street Shipyard, is the large cross painted on the bow. According…

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‘Sunbeam V’ Lifted Out of Water; Begins Routine Major Refit

NORTHEAST HARBOR, ME — Captain Michael Johnson sent this photo with a note: “I always think of the Sunbeam as being a decent sized vessel, but she is dwarfed by Front Street Shipyard’s lift.” The Sunbeam is having a routine major refit. It is scheduled to be back in Mission service by Christmas 2019. Meanwhile,…

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High School Volunteers Build Community Center Access Ramp

CHERRYFIELD, ME — Housing Rehabilitation Program Manager Scott Shaw sent this photo of “a new wheel chair ramp built by the Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School on the Community Center this past week/weekend!” What a fantastic addition to the Weald Bethel Community Center, making it easier than ever for people relying on wheelchairs, scooters,…

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