Will Grunewald

Will Grunewald

Will Grunewald is Down East's associate editor.

Music That Moves Me

Another Spin

Maine Public Radio’s always-popular audio-diary series heads into a sixth season.

charcuterie

The Cure

Matthew Secich worked in some of the country’s most gourmet, most stressful kitchens, bouncing discontentedly from one high-profile gig to the next. Now, he makes smoked meats and cheeses in Unity’s Amish community, which he, his wife, and kids joined a few years ago.

Maine-brewed Beer

Funk Tradition

Three Maine breweries are doing what, a mere decade ago, conventional brewers’ wisdom said was impossible: making spontaneously fermented beer outside the climes of Belgium’s Senne River Valley.

Norway snowshoe races

What’s in a Picture

The town of Norway’s snowshoe biz caught on in the late 1800s, when craftsmen like Mellie Dunham and H.H. Hosmer set up small concerns.

John Hodgman in Surry, Maine.

Vacation Man

With his new memoir, Vacationland, multi-hyphenate humorist John Hodgman is out to callously insult Maine’s beaches.