News of Maine's Coast and Islands
News and views on the places we cover: Maine's island and remote coastal communities.
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.
For Merritt Carey, the small coastal village of Tenants Harbor is the place that anchors her soul.
Crows are smart and crafty, keen observers of their environment, and sometime-plunderers…
Both the Furniture Market and the Red Studio have become shopping destinations—and ambassadors for the elder services provided by the two facilities.
There is a frantic energy in the air, an alloy of everyone’s fomo (fear of missing out).
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.