The ravine spanned by this mottled stone footbridge cleaves a property once owned by one of Maine’s first families.
Opinions, advisories, and musings from the length and breadth of Maine
We asked George J. Mitchell, Maine’s Democratic U.S. senator from 1980 to 1995, for his thoughts on political rhetoric in 2016. He graciously complied.
Underground puppeteers take center stage at a bawdy annual slam in Portland.
The co-founder of Maine Grains grinds out a niche — and revives a local tradition — at her Skowhegan gristmill.
We asked our contributors to throw skepticism out the window and float a few moonshot proposals that’d impact Maine for the better.
An unconventional sculptor (and a marine biology student) on bridging the art-and-science divide.
Each month, Down East editors select our favorite response to “Where in Maine?” Here is our favorite letter from the September photo at Sebasco Harbor Resort.
Crown the holiday table with a rich and savory roast duck.
For 21 years, LJ Hopkins had hauled mail and essential supplies to Swan’s Island. What caused him to stop?
Hundreds of military planes crashed in Maine during World War II, including 48 that resulted in fatalities. Wreckage is still scattered in the North Woods, on mountain slopes and lake bottoms, and off the coast. Aviation archaeologist Peter Noddin is on a mission to document the site of each crash — and to honor those who died.