Hikers honor fallen veterans at the summit of Maine’s tallest mountain.
How the Saco-Biddeford cotton empire gave rise to a trashy 19th-century literary craze full of torrid affairs, horrendous murders, and ruined females.
During World War II, thousands of German prisoners of war were held in internment camps across Maine. In the winter of 1945, three of them got away.
Kennett Rawson, 15, and Joseph N. Field, 14, are about to embark on a great adventure, a three-month voyage to the sub-Arctic aboard Commodore…
Hordes of visitors who descend on Ogunquit each summer want to leave their calling cards in the form of rock towers standing anywhere from 1 to 5 feet high.
A Down East fishing community weighs — yet again — whether to trust the Canadians with a beloved artifact. The original bell from steamship…
Photographer Lewis Hine made two trips to Maine at the beginning of the twentieth century to expose the reality of child labor. See a slideshow of his Maine work.
A public bathroom in Seal Harbor donated by John D. Rockefeller is in danger of falling to pieces.
Arthur T. Walden and his winning chinook sled dog celebrate after a 123-mile race in 1922.
One hundred and fifty years ago, the United States was saved at the Battle of Gettysburg by Maine soldiers.
A new guide shows you how to climb Moosehead Lake’s famed mountain in the footsteps of Thoreau.
Maine and the world’s largest land mammal seem an unlikely pair, but the two share a long, curious history.
How the true story of three lives lost at sea in December 1956 became Maine’s most famous short story.