News of Maine's Coast and Islands
News and views on the places we cover: Maine's island and remote coastal communities.
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.
What’s the word on Monhegan? The answer, offered this summer by an island businesswoman, was to the point—beer, coffee, and chocolate.
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.
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.
For Kerr, Bowen’s theories are not merely appealing academic ideas. His brother, six years older, suffered from schizophrenia, and ultimately took his own life.