Recently returned from wartime duties at Quonset Naval Air Station in Rhode Island, Captain Bill Wincapaw, wearing the beard, resumed his role as New England’s Flying Santa Claus in December 1946.
Politicians love her. So do neighbors, cops, and hot dog vendors. And her selfless spirit — and the demographic shift she represents — can reshape our state for the better.
Engineer Eric Schade has created an elaborate railway village in his Phippsburg garden.
We asked readers and friends to share their traditions and stories about going out each winter in search of that perfect tree. Here are a few of our favorite responses, from across the generations.
Each month, Down East editors select our favorite response to “Where in Maine?” Here is our favorite letter from October’s, Cadillac Mountain picture.
There are many reasons solar energy is on the rise in Maine, but one of the biggest is ReVision Energy.
This year, Portland Stage’s biennial production of The Snow Queen comes on the heels of the Frozen phenomenon.
A chat with the species’ wiliest ally, biologist and author Geri Vistein.
The pages of a beloved children’s book come to life on the portland waterfront.
Our 2015 Maine-made gift guide is your ticket to stylish, creative, and thoughtful gift-giving — all while supporting Maine’s small businesses and artisans. Let your best year of holiday shopping begin.
A grandfather’s lesson: Maine has room for all kinds of neighbors.
Call it a fashion faux pas, but this Mainer is standing by his utterly predictable L.L. Bean wardrobe.