News of Maine's Coast and Islands
Soon the whole group was smiling, sometimes out of fun and sometimes with mild embarrassment...
Isolated, out in the ocean… germs can spread faster than butter on hot toast.
We met a few times, and a member worked with the school board to un-gender our single-occupant bathrooms…
And sure enough, it was—a friend from the summer community, instantly recognizable from his trademark hat and brindled dog.
As I’m writing this column, the sky is monochromatic and flat.
I was excited to share the ukulele ensemble program I’ve started on North Haven.
This year, it seems we have a record number of new islanders.
The landscape suddenly shifted from jagged edges to pillowy slopes of granite.
We watched women in hijabs meeting their children at the school bus, and our students absorbed the direct impact…