News of Maine's Coast and Islands
News and views on the places we cover: Maine's island and remote coastal communities.
Losing Kristin brings into clear focus how heavy a weight is placed on teachers today.
I can’t imagine what they thought, arriving upon a rather somber and not too chatty assemblage…
Two developments planned for the peninsula part of Portland will add 180,000-square-feet of office space—and more parking pressure.
It’s not the sexiest topic, but transportation policy impact radiates out through many arenas, including economic development, land use planning, population movement, and environmental protection.
My first draft of this piece was terrible. I wrote a nondescript, short essay about projects I was working on...
The Maine Superior Court has ruled the Department of Transportation failed to follow the correct procedure when it raised fares on the Maine State Ferry Service earlier this year. The ruling came after the town of Islesboro filed suit against DOT.
Island caretakers mirror steps they took in May, but with much less stress.
Among those now actively addressing the issue of where to house temporary workers is the National Park Service. Each tourist season, Acadia National Park...
It was impressive to watch all of the lobstermen work so efficiently to load traps onto the boats.