Loring Memorial Park

 East End, Portland, Maine While photographing the lupines several weeks back on the East End, I was lucky enough to catch this sunset. Do…

Casco Bay Sunrise

Casco Bay Sunrise

Catching the city (Portland) for sunrise in the summer is a breathtaking spectacle. Image taken by Garrick Hoffman on the Casco Bay Bridge. Yes,…



Lupines on Munjoy Hill in Portland. June 6, 2015. Sign me up for the FREE Down East weekly newsletter. Email*

Fort Allen cannons

Cannons at Sunrise

Civil War cannons at sunrise at Portland’s Fort Allen Park, a National Historic Place named after General Ethan Allen. Photo taken June 3, 2015,…

Maine Dining, Bao Bao Dumpling House 1

Bao Bao Dumpling House

Chef-owner Cara Stadler had a 10-year plan when she was 16. In 2014 she was named one of Food & Wine’s best new chefs. Here are the “wrapped treasures” we discovered upon dining at Bao Bao Dumpling House.