A town once known for its car culture is enjoying a pedestrian renaissance — and with it a burst of fresh energy. Is South Portland the Brooklyn to Portland’s Manhattan? By Edgar Allen Beem.
How Saco-Biddeford’s textile mills launched a titillating 19th-century paperback phenomenon. Prepare to be scandalized. By Elizabeth De Wolfe.
A young family of tenderfoots finds a gentle introduction to the North Woods at a cozy backcountry lodge. By Lewis Robinson.
Maine’s craft beer scene is buzzing like never before. Join us for a couple of cold ones? By Brian Kevin.
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Peonies in Bloom
Falmouth’s Gilsland Farm Shows Its Colors in June
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Portland’s Humble Expo at 100
A Cobbler at Work
The Nation’s Miniaturists Gather in Castine
Living the Maine Life
Passive Solar in Parsonsfield
Making It in Maine
The Bag Ladies of Erda
A Summer Frittata
Room With a View
What to Do in Maine This Month
Bao Bao Dumpling House, Portland
Woodworking Behind Bars
Tom Luther Quintet
New Hiking Guidebooks
Excerpt from Paul Doiron’s The Precipice
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Adventure at Sea — June 1985
Cover: Western Maine campfire by Michael Wilson.