Down East was proud to sponsor the State of the State 3 concert, showcasing the best of the Maine music scene.
We want to see Maine through your eyes.
After 45 years, Maine’s defiantly down-home classifieds weekly isn’t just hanging on in a post-Craigslist world — it’s thriving.
We’ve looked back on the hundreds of images that graced the pages of our magazine this year and picked the 10 that stayed with us long after the issue went to print.
The lobstermen of Down East Maine tell us the stories behind their cherished vessels’ names.
Pull up a couple of Adirondack chairs and find yourself among kindred campers at Libby’s Oceanside in York Harbor.
Watch a time-lapse video by Irvin Serrano of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Preserve as seen from the Height of Land.
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In this photo essay we celebrate Mainers who participated in the 2013 National Senior Games (where, take note all 40-somethings, turning 50 makes you eligible). Shown in the environments that fuel them, these athletes may never appear on a box of Wheaties, but they inspire us every day.
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.
Can you identify this waterfront walkway?
Extra photos of Magnificent Maine black bears captured by photographer Paul Cyr.