Presenting Maine’s best Shopping & Self selections, including Readers’ Choice winners!
Lawrence Lord has amassed a collection of iron tractor seats that he diligently scrapes, repaints, and displays in vivid grids on the walls of his two-barn museum.
Something’s gone missing in Nevada Barr’s latest Anna Pigeon mystery: Acadia National Park.
Each month, Down East editors select our favorite response to “Where in Maine?” Here is our favorite letter from the April photo of Cascade Falls in Saco.
Move over, gazpacho — local legumes make a supremely summery soup.
On a Newcastle back road, locals and visitors gather to celebrate summer, ceramics, and the world’s greatest pop-up salad bar.
We’ve been arguing for months. And eating. And shopping. And road-tripping. And at last, all that hard work has paid off. Presenting Maine’s best Travel and Play, from camping to cruising to hitting the links.
As the Portland Pirates leave town, a former player remembers the team’s swashbuckling first season.
Printmaker Susan Amons mixes technique and allegory in her otherworldly artwork.
A sophisticated garden yields a wholesome bounty in Castine.
For the last 14 years, these women have been working for free at the Berry Manor Inn as chambermaids and pie makers, an arrangement they jokingly call “indentured servitude.”
Nothing smells and tastes more like summer in Maine than a berry pie. What better way to embrace the season than by filling a pie or patronizing one of Maine’s expert pie makers? Ready your forks and remember that Maine’s flaky summer treats are best enjoyed outdoors and with friends.