Port Clyde's Dip Net restaurant has all the hallmarks of a classic Maine lobster shack — the weathered gray building just off the docks, the picnic tables where you can sit and watch the lobsterboats pulling up, the menu rich with seafood. That's where the similarities end, though. The Dip Net
The controversial leader of the Christian Civic League has built his career by opposing gay rights ? and by making his political opponents see red.
Whether you're looking for a hotel room at the last minute, a recommendation of where to eat, or advice on finding the best spot to see the foliage, chambers of commerce throughout Maine are ready to help. Here's how to reach these smart and helpful souls, organized alphabetically by town or region.
Opinions, advisories, and musings from the length and breadth of Maine.
Will Maine?s poor business climate cost the state thousands of jobs?
Attending school in Rockport during the Cold War was not as terrifying as it might seem.
- Features - Down East Traveler Fall Trips: Planes, Trains & Automobiles No matter which mode of transportation you choose, you're sure to be dazzled by the Technicolor beauty of Maine in autumn. This special cinematically themed section is your ticket to the big show. 46 Beachtown, Boomtown Scarborough
Mainers looking for the best prices and the finest selection of produce head not to gigantic grocery stores, but to their local farmer's market. Whether you are looking for pumpkins, apples, or potatoes, these seasonal bazaars are always worth a visit — for the friendly conversation as much as
Maine's state parks range from five acres to thousands of acres, but they all share a few qualities: scenic views, some of the best foliage-watching opportunities in Maine, and a chance for young and old to stretch their legs and enjoy the awe-inspiring autumn display. And with day-use rates of between
Maine should fight hard to keep its military bases but also plan for life without them.