Rafting pioneer Suzie Hockmeyer’s wild, 41-year ride.
As traditional fisheries stare down climate-induced disaster, aquaculture could be Maine’s next great industry. So how come more fishermen aren’t ready to start seafarming?
With a popular blog and three books, Lisa Steele is spreading the gospel of (pretty) backyard chicken keeping.
The time for Maine-made cheese is now.
Green-thumbed friends gather among vegetable beds for a laid-back meal in a Phippsburg potting shed.
Few living artists can touch the legacy of David Driskell — for six decades, a vibrant and vital force in contemporary art. And through it all, Maine has been vital for him.
In an exclusive excerpt from his new book, Michael Finkel explains the origins of the whispered myth that haunted central Maine for decades.
Here are the eight bang-up boroughs that advanced to round two, including this year’s reader pick for the Best Place to Live in Maine.
A new compendium shows off the archival illustrations of Kate Furbish, Maine’s swashbuckling Victorian botanist.
Hard by the Canadian border, the winters are long, the woods are impenetrable, and the roads are lonely. And that’s the way folks in the flinty little town of Jackman like it.
Once again, we asked this year for you to send us the photos that best represent your personal vision of Maine — and, man, did you ever respond.
The features, photos, and projects we were most proud of this year — plus a few non–Down East pieces that had us tipping our hats.