News of Maine's Coast and Islands
Frenchboro fisherman Andy Smith, his sternman Daniel Saxby, and local contractors were scrambling in late May to finish construction of Smith’s new Mussel Ridge 46 lobster fishing boat, Sylvia Mae.
My little pads hold jewelry sketches, book recommendations, contact information…
In the coming months, I expect my neighbors and I will learn a lot about who will ship what.
He spoke of the need to relocate his island nation within 50-100 years due to sea level rise.
Rob Snyder, Ph.D.
The Maine Island Trail Association marks its 30th anniversary this month, and I believe it is important to look back at our roots and the organization that once spawned and still inspires us—the Island Institute.
In August 2016, something unexpected washed up on a private beach in Wooster Cove on North Haven island—a whale carcass.
Soon the whole group was smiling, sometimes out of fun and sometimes with mild embarrassment...
Nowhere have I found a community where the generational divide is as smudged as it is here.
My own affection for the building dates back to the 1950s, when it was the scene of nightly bowling contests…