News of Maine's Coast and Islands
News and views on the places we cover: Maine's island and remote coastal communities.
There is a frantic energy in the air, an alloy of everyone’s fomo (fear of missing out).
Some of my best moments this year have been impossible—and perhaps more memorable because of it—for me to capture in a photo.
The aging population is an opportunity to think differently about community and economic development.
How long would Great Cranberry remain viable as a year-round community? Things looked bleak.
In addition to countless private boats, charter lines bring across 50-60 guests at a time almost daily in the summer months.
On Aug. 12, 2019, 6-8 p.m., “Welcoming the Stranger: Downeast Cares” happened.
"What we’re really committed to this year is finding the stories that have a human element."
They had “come down to the coast for the day,” as they put it, from Brewer, Waterville, Skowhegan.
I came to feel absolutely humbled by the accounts in this book.