News of Maine's Coast and Islands
Donald Trump may have carried Washington County in the 2016 election, but you wouldn’t know it by the reception progressive Democrat and New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio got in Eastport on Jan. 13.
I was excited to share the ukulele ensemble program I’ve started on North Haven.
Though there is no narration, Hearts and Minds unfolds in a way that makes a clear statement about who has learned the lessons of the war…
“It was the summer right after the fire. I used to dream as a child about what happened to my island.”
“I just love putting on shows. In some ways, it seems more special out here.” — Dylan Metrano
The board’s mission is to support the store to serve the community…
Anica Mrose Rissi is an accidental writer. Growing up on Deer Isle, she moved to the bigger world while attending Yale University, then landed a job—by accident—as an editor at Scholastic, Inc., the publisher of children’s books.
The title of the book alerts the reader to a central thesis here: while an island may have a granite foundation, it is always in flux, the tides, for one, bringing about constant change.
Strout exposes the dark side of adult experience: marital deceptions, voyeurism, status and wealth substituting for emotional capital, and trauma…