News of Maine's Coast and Islands
February 29, 2016
Posted February 29, 2016
Last modified March 8, 2016
Can you identify this coastal scene? Two hints: It's on an island, and a closer look at the boat at the upper right might help you indetify which island.
To the first five to email us the correct location (the name of the town will do) at WhereOnTheCoast@gmail.com we'll send a copy of hte 2015 Island Journal.
View the discussion thread.
This fall, the Frenchboro School studied island history and ecology. As the makeshift social studies and science teacher at the two-student school, I tried to design lessons that would put the kids into the wildness of their island's past.
When I was in my 20s and 30s, free time was a rare commodity. When it was available and the weather cooperated, my wife and I loaded the kids in the van and explored the Maine coast.
Prompted in part by a city ordinance, Mike Roylos has invented the "Sidewalk Buttler", an ashtray for the times that's becoming a fixture around town.
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