News of Maine's Coast and Islands
The Island Institute saw the need for fishermen, specifically lobstermen, to have alternative water-based businesses to diversify their income.
If life is more difficult on Islesboro, life is more difficult for all of us.
Fishermen talk about ropeless fishing as if it were science fiction, but weren’t cell phones considered the same back in the 1980s?
As many as 85 rental dwelling units are needed to satisfy demand…
The tenants themselves land here for a variety of reasons. For Atlantic Ocean Aquaculture and Gel Hydration, URCI provides professional resources, infrastructure, and space as needed.
When philanthropist Roxanne Quimby bought the 113-acre Ocean Wood Campground on Schoodic Peninsula three years ago for $2 million, her intent was to save the land and its 3,200-feet of bold ocean frontage from development.
No two islands are quite alike, and this held true when Cliff Island was going through the community broadband process.
In recent years, some businesses have tackled the problem by purchasing residential properties in and around Bar Harbor to house...
The story, not the subject, has driven the coverage.