In their heyday, dozens of steamboats plied Maine’s largest lake. Soon, though, the Great Depression and the age of the automobile took their tolls, and as steamboats grew obsolete, they were scuttled or simply allowed to sink at mooring.
In 2009, after years of dam removals and fishway constructions, alewives swam through Benton en masse for the first time in two centuries.
Author Alex George spins a rollicking coming-of-age tale on the Maine coast.
Who is Aly Spaltro and what does she have to say?
After his bluegrass band’s Grammy win, Mark O’Connor lends his fiddle to the PSO Pops!.
A hundred years ago this month, the U.S. entered World War I. As young men left Maine for the front, women took key industrial jobs.
Can an Iraqi immigrant build community with a newspaper?
Five Things to Know about the New PMA.
Two college kids create a full-blown musical — you know, in their spare time.
How a physician’s assistant in Bridgton became Stephen King’s Hippocrates of horror.
A non-profit community co-op’s current efforts to save the state’s third-largest ski resort look like an uphill battle.
How did a Portland artisan turn an old toy dinosaur into the coolest Hanukkah menorah?