New Mount Desert Island Women’s Health Center Will Have Someone Squeezing Them And Yodeling Up It In No Time


RICOLA!BAR HARBOR — Construction of Mount Desert Island Hospital’s new Women’s Health Center will begin as soon as January, 2013, hospital officials announced Tuesday. Thanks to major gifts from two prominent MDI summer families, funding for the $1.3 million project is now complete some four months ahead of schedule. The Lisa Stewart Women’s Health Center will be named after Lisa Stewart, a long-time summer resident who passed away in 2010 at the age of 52. Funding for construction will be provided in part by the Stewart family of Mount Desert, and Dick and Noelle Wolf, also of Mount Desert. “The Stewart’s support will strengthen women’s health throughout our community…and serve as a permanent tribute to Lisa’s memory, hospital president and CEO Art Blank said at a press conference outside of the current Women’s Health Center on Wayman Lane Tuesday morning. (read more at FenceViewer)