October is the month for strange stories of the dead, and Maine has more than its share. We’ve dug up four of our favorites.
What is it about the horror genre that a movie can achieve immortality by being either excellent or unaccountably bad?
Amid the green pastures and historical placards of the last active Shaker community, a trio of believers is keeping the faith.
Come fall, this farm offers a variety of family-friendly activities, along with apples, pumpkins, squash, and a super-tough corn maze.
Who knew that the “heroes in a half shell” got their start among the soft shells? An interview with Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles co-creator and native Mainer Kevin Eastman.
Out of the small farm revival and the rising demand for handcrafted goods comes a new future for Maine textiles.
The lobstermen of Down East Maine tell us the stories behind their cherished vessels’ names.
Diagnosed with ALS, acclaimed painter Jon Imber reached ever deeper into his creative well.
Lucas St. Clair is thawing, ever so slightly, in opposition to Roxanne Quimby’s vision for a Maine North Woods National Park. By Jeff Clark…
Hikers honor fallen veterans at the summit of Maine’s tallest mountain.
A Down East fishing community weighs — yet again — whether to trust the Canadians with a beloved artifact. The original bell from steamship…
Our readers share how they start summer in Maine with a bang.