News of Maine's Coast and Islands
It’s not the sexiest topic, but transportation policy impact radiates out through many arenas, including economic development, land use planning, population movement, and environmental protection.
My first draft of this piece was terrible. I wrote a nondescript, short essay about projects I was working on...
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.
As a boy, Carlson, a life-long resident of Swan’s Island, worked as sternman for his father during lobster and scallop season.
I can’t imagine what they thought, arriving upon a rather somber and not too chatty assemblage…
Penrose and her friends used sticks and brushes to scrape dirt from the wing-like vertebrae.
The ideal kitchen store would be one with a whole corner dedicated to the best of the oldies.
Ajei looks up but sees nothing except a ragged and forbidding vertical stone canyon wall.