News of Maine's Coast and Islands
News and views on the places we cover: Maine's island and remote coastal communities.
“We have amazing things happening here, and a lot of them are driven by women, which is also great.”
Still raining, or raining again. Haven’t noticed, but the tide has turned, and the falls is going the other way.
After withstanding coastal Maine weather for almost 150 years, the Swan’s Island Lighthouse is getting a much-needed facelift.
Conversations about end-of-life decisions can be emotional, challenging, and are often avoided until a moment of crisis. But a group of health care providers on North Haven...
“Bones!” a student exclaimed. “More bones!” another echoed.
Architect Jeri D. W. Spurling has dedicated her professional life to serving those in need. In fact, the motto of Spurling Design, based in her home on Islesford in the Cranberry Isles, is “Making Good Architecture Attainable for All.”
Now, if you’ve ever attended or watched a city council budget meeting, you know that something as mundane as sidewalk construction can spark debate.
In just ten years, Acadia’s visitation has grown by 59 percent, a trend which has led one nonprofit to offer Downeast tourists an alternative destination—Lubec.
Everyone around me has the same pinwheel-eyed expression.