News of Maine's Coast and Islands
As he kept trying and failing to get her re-started, the boat drifted quickly, with the incoming tide, till it banged up against the deck of room 4
Island legend, writer and historian Ivan Calderwood left his island home and land to the town of Vinalhaven for the purpose of providing a home for older islanders no longer able to adequately provide for themselves.
Folks with a handful of write-in votes have been nudged into office.
Mitchell left every one of the 300 or so in attendance inspired, hopeful and wishing he was a candidate for president.
A frenzy of consumption is underway that makes hyenas around a fallen wildebeest look like dinner with Martha Stewart.
A few years ago I went to Florida on vacation. I’d never seen a woman in a thong before.
I’ve been hopeful that someone would come along who would restore the party to the noble ideals it espoused when I first joined in 1962.
Vinalhaven often experiences big storms. That’s not surprising. We are, after all, an island in the middle of the ocean.
This place, this island, is free from nearly all the world’s afflictions. No one is attacking us.