Table of Contents
- Features - Flashpoint: Perry In a special report, Down East examines the controversial proposal to build a liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal on Passamaquoddy
- Features -
Flashpoint: PerryIn a special report, Down East examines the controversial proposal to build a liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal on Passamaquoddy Bay.
Living on the EdgeWill an LNG terminal bring prosperity back to Pleasant Point and Perry? By Colin Woodard.
The End of the Line for LNGPassamaquoddy Bay is the last, not-so-best site for a liquefied natural gas terminal in Maine. By Jeff Clark.
My Own Private Antiques Road ShowIt took an off-season expedition through the shops of southern Maine to give me the dreaded antiquing bug. By Elizabeth Peavey.
150 Reasons to Give Thanks We Live In MaineOne hundred and fifty reasons to be thankful we live in Maine. In no particular order.
Speaker of the HouseOnce considered the most powerful man in Washington, D.C., Congressman Thomas B. Reed of Portland left a legacy so complicated that politicians are still squabbling over it. By Jim Brunelle.
Battle of the MicrobrewsWe pit ten Maine beers against each other in a blind taste test to determine the tops in hops.
Where in Maine?This beautiful hill was contested ground during the Aroostook War — and again in the past few years. Can you identify it?
Strange BeautyIn drab November you take color where you can find it. By Richard Grant.
Tree HuggersSorority sisters at UMaine Orono put a new twist on the cramming craze back in 1961. By Joshua F. Moore.
- Departments -
North by East
Honorary NativesIn politics, Mainers give newcomers a surprisingly warm welcome. Plus opinions, advisories, and musings about a pastoral pooch, what to do if you hit a deer, and a shocking lobster problem we didn't know we had.
The Talk of Maine
Turkeys Gone WildMaine's wild turkey reintroduction program may have succeeded all too well. By Edgar Allen Beem.
The Maine Viewpoint
Military Cheers and TearsMaine survived the base-closing process much better than many expected, states an editorial from the Portland Press Herald. Also opinions making the case for gay rights, opposing the political manipulation of fisheries science, and fuming at that MaineCare mess.
Sunday JazzThe Portland Museum of Art serves up a musical brunch sure to lift your spirits. Plus a map store in Old Town, Maine Audubon's Down East duck trip, fine art in Millinocket, Borealis Breads' holiday pies, and a total body workout at Kittery Trading Post. By Andrew Vietze.
Dining Down East
One Fifty Ate, South PortlandA loose collaborative of chefs and bakers brings the funk to Spring Point. By Michael Sanders.
Down East Bookshelf
Voices of MaineA new short-story collection showcases the state's premiere writers at their briefest and best. By Gerry Boyle.
Calendar of Events
November HighlightsLate fall is the perfect season to visit the state's theaters, concert halls, and museums.
My Fixer-Upper ManBruce and I have been married fifteen years, and we've yet to live in a finished house. By Hannah Jones.