Let Augusta have its big-box stores — the shops along Hallowell’s historic Water Street are an expo of the curious, cozy, and hyper-local.
Working Like Dogs
With social and environmental responsibility as a compass, Planet Dog aims to lead the pack into a dog-friendlier world.
Brant & Cochran metalsmith Gabriel McNeill shapes an ax head for the company’s new line.
Bit by bit, South Portland’s Brant & Cochran is bringing back the Maine ax.
Bold Coast Burns, Made in Maine
He uses his passion for marine life in the Gulf of Maine to create stunning works of art.
Portland Barrel Company
Portland Barrel Company’s Ed Lutjens is New England’s only cask maker — and he’s anxious to roll out more barrels.
Making Art, Making a Life
Midcoast “nature people” Kate and Jonathan Mess push boundaries in the gallery, keep it real at home.
Big Al aka Al Cohen
You’ve seen the ads. You’ve seen the suspenders. Now get to know the discount king of Route 1.
Sea Bags
Each Sea Bags sail trade preserves memories, authenticity, and the environment.
Paul Lancisi holding a bat
A baseball-bat manufacturer in Shirley Mills gets his call-up to the big leagues.
People working on large clay urn
A Sullivan studio’s mammoth all-weather garden containers are popping up in gardens across the country.