October 2019

Tower of Dour

Tower of Dour

In The Lighthouse, a cinema auteur pits two grim keepers in a battle of wills on a harsh, uncanny Maine island.

Susan Hand Shetterly, forest

The Surry Forest

“I remember the first time I visited the 2,200-acre woodlot for sale in my town. It was in 2014, and Pam Johnson and I drove in to take a look.”

Where in Maine

Our Favorite Letter

Each month, Down East editors select our favorite response to “Where in Maine?” Here is our favorite letter from August’s photo of Witherle Woods.

Maine beer and wine experts, Scott Tyree, Jack van Paepeghem

Taste Buds

Maine’s highest-credentialed beer nerd and foremost wine enthusiast aren’t so different after all.