News of Maine's Coast and Islands
News and views on the places we cover: Maine's island and remote coastal communities.
Currently, there are some 60,000 second homes on the Cape…
In 2016, nearly 65 million people were on the move as a result of wars and persecution.
Rob Snyder, Ph.D.
Two developments planned for the peninsula part of Portland will add 180,000-square-feet of office space—and more parking pressure.
It’s not the sexiest topic, but transportation policy impact radiates out through many arenas, including economic development, land use planning, population movement, and environmental protection.
My first draft of this piece was terrible. I wrote a nondescript, short essay about projects I was working on...
The Maine Superior Court has ruled the Department of Transportation failed to follow the correct procedure when it raised fares on the Maine State Ferry Service earlier this year. The ruling came after the town of Islesboro filed suit against DOT.
What’s the word on Monhegan? The answer, offered this summer by an island businesswoman, was to the point—beer, coffee, and chocolate.
Losing Kristin brings into clear focus how heavy a weight is placed on teachers today.
I can’t imagine what they thought, arriving upon a rather somber and not too chatty assemblage…