News of Maine's Coast and Islands
News and views on the places we cover: Maine's island and remote coastal communities.
Margaret Wise Brown, author of such children's classics as Goodnight Moon, The Runaway Bunny and The Little Island, had a deep love for Vinalhaven.
Broadband could help attract new families that might be able to start new businesses or telework from the island.
Media, Economic Development
The hot market has led to evictions as some landlords sell their buildings or upgrade them to take advantage of the rising market.
Here and there around Great Cranberry Island, a flock of geese runs as one around its pen, a trio of sheep explores a grassy apple orchard, a brace of goats peer through a fence, and a whole lot of gardens in various sizes...
To walk through that room, with suitcases in hand, and three full weeks of island life in front of me…
I didn’t expect to hear that a student complained that I forced my kids to make a “gay wall.”
Washington County Leadership Institute, begun in 1997 as one of Maine’s first professional leadership programs, has just completed its 20th year.
Mitchell left every one of the 300 or so in attendance inspired, hopeful and wishing he was a candidate for president.
An openness to learning from one another, and sharing what works and what doesn’t from place to place is critical.
Rob Snyder, Ph.D.