Each month, Down East editors select our favorite response to “Where in Maine?” Here is our favorite letter from December.
An ice fisherman builds himself a singular frozen sanctuary.
With social and environmental responsibility as a compass, Planet Dog aims to lead the pack into a dog-friendlier world.
Maine is a cross-country skier’s Shangri-La, and this list of our 10 favorite Nordic destinations proves it.
Can you identify this slumbering Maine harbor?
Saunas and pizzas are, each in their own way, all about comfort. On a cold night in western Maine, there’s no place more comfortable than here.
The downhill season in Newry can still start in the fall and run well into the spring, and the metrics behind that feat will knock you off your skis.
Dr. Wilhelm Reich’s modern-day admirers have sunk more than quarter-million dollars into a documentary to redeem his name. Is Dr. Reich’s long, strange story about to climax?
Opinions, advisories, and musings from the length and breadth of Maine
25 years ago this month, the previously undefeated Black Bears suffered a rare home-ice loss against archrival Boston University. The next night, they avenged the setback with a 6–1 thumping of BU, and they wouldn’t lose again, home or away, the rest of the season, going on to win the program’s first national title.
To make Blueberry Dream soda taste like blueberries, Green Bee owner Chris Kinkade uses, well, real blueberries, eschewing the concentrates and vague “natural flavorings” in big-brand bevs.