News of Maine's Coast and Islands
News and views on the places we cover: Maine's island and remote coastal communities.
In the past couple of years, the TLC has grown to include the island of Cuttyhunk, the only one-room island school in Massachusetts.
The island can be stifling, like a strong hug that at first is comforting but is too tight and lasts too long.
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 the mid-1980s, Curtis Webster, donated just about the sweetest little piece of waterfront…
We will have been forced to grapple with a deep accountability…
Rob Snyder, Ph.D.
“Do you have any interest in this food from my refrigerator?” It’s a common question for those of us who live here...
A landmark building from the 1890s and a historical society in need of a new home found each other on Swan’s Island.
In recent years, some businesses have tackled the problem by purchasing residential properties in and around Bar Harbor to house...