Where in Maine

Our Favorite Letter

Where in Maine July 2015 Each month, Down East editors select our favorite response to “Where in Maine?” Here is our favorite letter from…

Blurred Lines

Blurred Lines

Passions can run high over the imaginary lines subdividing Maine into regions, as they are not only unofficial, they are also fickle, situational, and entirely open to debate.


September 2015 Preview

Preview the Island Issue, now available on newsstands and in our store — An A–Z guide to Maine islands, exotic eats in Portland, the candy bar you have to try, secession in Caribou, Tempo Dulu review, and more.


Stitch ’n’ Bliss

The women of Islesboro’s Sewing Circle (est. 1858) make everything from baby sweaters to iPhone cases — not to mention a strong community fabric.