News of Maine's Coast and Islands
News and views on the places we cover: Maine's island and remote coastal communities.
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...
The story, not the subject, has driven the coverage.