Fall’s magic starts with brilliant colors but doesn’t end there, especially on the midcoast, where a mix of mountain and sea vistas never fails to stir the spirit.
Joann Grohman, 85, has written daily on her blog since 1998 and published nine editions of her life’s work since 1970. That’s more than eighteen hundred pages and five thousand blog posts (so far) on the subject closest to her heart: her family cow.
One of the most ambitious and creative river restorations ever undertaken in the United States is happening right here in Maine on the mighty Penobscot River. Beginning next spring, this iconic waterway and One thousand miles of streams, lakes, and ponds will start coming back to life.
62 Places to eat your way through Maine's hottest dining trends
Can you identify this lakeside locale?
Autumn has always been my favorite season in Maine. No doubt this preference puts me in the minority. As a group, we are vastly outnumbered by summer’s sun-worshippers. I’m willing to bet, however, that we are a larger cohort than winter’s warm-blooded champions, or the fifty mud lovers who believe spring is our most glorious season. But any state that calls itself “Vacationland” obviously places a premium on its too-short summer.
How do you celebrate the arrival of fall in Maine?
The new Memorial Bridge beckons Slim, the wandering feline of Badger's Island
From wiffle ball on the lawn to dinners on the deck, a family enjoys every part of their home on Thompson Lake.
The founder of Avena Botanicals shares her secrets on growing herbs and plants for medicinal uses.
From her rural workshop in Jackson, Ottie Thomas-Smith handcrafts some of the nation's finest prosthetic eyes, ears, cheeks, and noses.
Garry Davis, born in Bar Harbor and the first citizen of the World, dies at age 91.
Remembering my father's stories — and his fondness for potatoes.
No-frills food and tasty beer make up the menu at this popular pub in a former textile mill.
Bar Harbor's Jackson Laboratory might be science's best gig.
Over forty-seven years, Willard Carroll amassed the world's largest collection of Wizard of Oz merchandise. This October, it emerges from the boxes in the Camden home he shares with Tom Wilhite, and brings a bit of Technicolor to Rockland's Farnsworth Art Museum.
An attractive new book showcases the many species of fish that dwell in the gulf of Maine.
Scientists aim to unravel the mysteries of migration in the Gulf of Maine.
Serious Rooms recently released their debut album, Random Universe. There's only one question: What would Jack Kerouac think?
A new book by Liza Gardner Walsh shares the spooky side of Prospect's Fort Knox, a place to see ghosts — if you believe in them.
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A Look Back at Down East Forty-Seven Years Ago