One hundred and fifty years ago, a group of sensible Down East farmers and their families packed their houses and sailed to the Holy Land to await the Second Coming. Within a year, it had all gone wrong.
Our 12 favorite Maine swimming holes are little heralded and sparsely visited, sylvan spots along quiet trails where locals gather when the mercury rises.
The lake is ever ready, the pace is undemanding, and one day folds softly into the next. This is Kezar.
The finest offerings in the 11 primary food groups of Maine budget dining.
Restaurants, diners, lobster shacks, food trucks, beer. Presenting Maine’s Best Food & Drink selections, including Readers’ Choice winners!
Presenting Maine’s Best Arts & Media selections, including Readers’ Choice winners!
Presenting Maine’s best Shopping & Self selections, including Readers’ Choice winners!
In 1866, the Great Fire of Portland was the most devastating blaze ever to strike an American city. Andrew Vietze revisits the harrowing night, 150 years ago this month, that left half of Portland in ashes.
We’ve been arguing for months. And eating. And shopping. And road-tripping. And at last, all that hard work has paid off. Presenting Maine’s best Travel and Play, from camping to cruising to hitting the links.
After six days in the Maine wilderness, our crew emerged with this stunning video footage, and later put together a rich account of the trip (includes bonus pics).
We sent our man on a quixotic quest for glory at four classic Maine summer festivals.
Farming isn’t making a comeback on Whitefield’s Townhouse Road. It never went away.