Maine’s wild islands number in the thousands and are among the state’s crown jewels — and now more than ever, their conservation is key to preserving Maine’s essence.
Opinions, advisories, and musings from the length and breadth of Maine.
We asked some of Maine’s most seasoned boatmen (and women) about their most memorable moments from lives spent on the water.
In Lincolnville, Phish percussionist Jon Fishman marches to many beats.
Refinery29 founder Piera Gelardi on making memories at Saco’s Funtown Splashtown USA.
More Down East readers than ever voted in our annual Readers’ Choice poll, dishing on all their Maine favorites — from oysters to orchards and hotels to harbors. As always, we have a few picks of our own. How did your favorites do?
Wilcox bows have a reputation among archers for beauty and function. He builds each one to suit its owner, taking into account the user’s height and strength.
For author Ron Currie, childhood summers on McGrath Pond are the stuff of memories— wistful, fickle, and poignant.
Maine is home to some 3,400 lakes — Let our handy guide to our favorite 1 percent of them help you find the one that’s right for you.
Perhaps animals gave us our first lesson in aesthetics, and that’s why we scrawled their images onto cave walls.