After 45 years, Maine’s defiantly down-home classifieds weekly isn’t just hanging on in a post-Craigslist world — it’s thriving.
In 1984, cocaine trafficking in Maine was considered an urban problem. But in the sticks of the midcoast, a loose cartel of freewheeling, twenty-something drug dealers was building an empire — until one of the state’s most elaborate and far-reaching undercover operations brought it all crashing down.
Life is what happens to you while you’re busy making ski trip plans.
Just in time for the holidays, Portland’s municipal organist is reunited with his (50-ton) instrument.
He’s effective, controversial, and in demand. Meet the scientist-sharpshooter who eliminated Monhegan’s deer herd.
What is it about the horror genre that a movie can achieve immortality by being either excellent or unaccountably bad?
Passions are high, motivations tangled, and bedfellows strange. Oh, and did we mention this already happened 10 years ago?
Who knew that the “heroes in a half shell” got their start among the soft shells? An interview with Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles co-creator and native Mainer Kevin Eastman.
How the Queen City has become the capital of music in Maine.
CM Almy in Pittsfield has been outfitting church clergy across the country with robes, chalices, candleholders, and crosses for 122 years. Amen to that.
With spring on its way, watch out for Maine’s latest crime wave: maple sap stealing.
In Aroostook County, a ragtag troop of Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans converges on a wilderness school for nine weeks of camping, canoeing, and self-discovery. Can they find what they’re looking for in the Maine North Woods?