News of Maine's Coast and Islands
News and views on the places we cover: Maine's island and remote coastal communities.
The summer has been, in a word, enlightening, as I gain new perspectives on the culture of the place I grew up in.
At the Islesford Dock Restaurant & Gallery on Little Cranberry Island, co-owner Michael Boland is deep into his second season enjoying the unique nature of an island institution.
By Tom Walsh
Those pretty, small towns kindled in me a love for New England.
One concept that has emerged in discussions is selling narrow, individual lots along Front Street and along the harbor walk...
The church is trying to re-establish a year-round presence—not to proselytize, but to provide aid, comfort, and pastoral continuity…
The dilemma of the music teacher is that sometimes there aren’t enough hours in the day for the music teacher to also play music.
Here’s an idea that most would agree with—our elders should be able to age in place. But making this happen on an island or in a remote community is an altogether more difficult challenge than it is where I grew up...
Rob Snyder, Ph.D.
“I realized there are so many amazing stories here…” — Leta Hallowell