Down East March 2013

March 2013

The table of contents from the March 2013 issue of Down East.


Maine At Work

Down East takes a look at how Mainers are making money in 2013. Below are eleven Mainers from the state’s top industries.


The Mentor: Emanuel Pariser

Education Services


The Baby Catchers: Ellie Daniels and Donna Broderick

Health Services


The Hipster Honchos: Pete and Kim Erskine

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities


The Haute Host: Peggy S. Liversidge

Leisure & Hospitality


The Influencer: Severin Beliveau

Professional Services


Master of Play: Barrett Brown



King of Credit: Michael Dubyak

Financial Activities


The Lighthouse Keeper-Upper: David Nazaroff



The Woodsman: Jeremiah Crockett

Public Administration


The Cat Whisperer: Hilda Taylor



The Anti-Diva: Suzanne Nance




Where in Maine?

Can you identify this pastoral scene?


Editor’s Note

True or false: There are more lawyers in Maine than lobstermen.


Your Maine

What was the best job you ever had in Maine?


Gilded Crustacean

A $2,013 Maine lobster dinner gets some takers in Manhattan.


The Police Blotter

One Week in Fort Kent


All-Terrain Art

An auto shop has become one of Rockland’s most popular galleries.


What’s in a Picture?

Central Park Pilates


Prefab Style

An architect almost erases the line between dwelling and nature with a sleek, modern kit house.


The Great Escape

An evening snowshoe across a frozen lake to see the northern lights turns into a fight for survival.


Tabletop Art

When an old bedside table needed a face-lift, it was the perfect reason to create this chart-topped tabletop.


The Black Birch

Kittery’s Best New Pub


Right Under Your Nose

Stache Pag


Through a Glass, Beautifully

Monica Wood looks back to the year it all went wrong.


March Calendar

Go here. Do this. See that.


From Our Archives: March 1962

A Look Back at Down East Fifty-One Years Ago