The fat lady’s still singing

And man can that woman belt out a tune. Spent the morning skiing at the loaf, under bluebird skies and in temps that...
This stature was added to the waterfront of Eastport, MAine, during the a movie filming. Hilary Nangle photo.

The view from Eastport + Top 10 experiences in Down East, Maine

Watch enough TV, and you have an image embedded in your brain of a Maine seaside village. It's part Hawkeye Pierce's Crabapple Cove (M.A.S.H.),...
Even if you don't visit Asticou Garden, in Northest Harbor, when the azaleas are in full bloom, you'll find plenty of beauty. Hilary nangle photo.

When visiting Acadia National Park in Maine, don’t miss Mount Desert Island’s gardens

When immersed in the often jaw-dropping natural beauty of Acadia National Park, it may seem superfluous to seek out man-made gardens, but those on...

Friday night lights

Yup, Sunday River will have night skiing this season on Friday, Saturdays and holidays until 9 p.m., so says Jim Costello. Servicing the area...

Travel news and notes from Maine’s Mid-coast: Feasts, flowers, and farms

Open Lavendar Farm Day The "Purple to the People" folks at Glenvarragh Lavender Farm are inviting visitors to their annual Open Lavender Farm Day, Saturday,...

Dean’s at it again

Lucky me, I got to taste one of DeansSweets dark chocolate salt caramels (also available without salt, but really, why?). Oh my, they're good!...

An Only-from-Maine gift: The Umbrella Cover Museum Uncovered & Exposed

Shopping for that perfect gift that says only in Maine? Since 1996, founder, director, and curator Nancy 3. Hoffman (the 3 is no typo,...

Sugarloaf shovel report

The snow gods continued their assault on Sugarloaf. Every time I think the conditions can't get any better, it snows again. Yesterday they blessed...

Grazing through Portland

After attending the Gov's conference on tourism earlier in the day, and taping a 207 show (yup, that's me yapping about skiing), and stopping...

Staycations: Control costs for your Maine vacation

Are you trying to control costs this summer yet yearning for a vacation? Consider a staycation--the trendy term for vacationing at home and doing...

Where in Maine 3

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One of the highlights of Wyeth Day at the Farnsworth Museum is Jamie Wyeth signing exhibiton catalogs.

Arts news and notes from around Maine

Add a little art and culture to your Maine summer vacation with one of these exhibits or special programs: The Moving Panorama of Pilgrim's Progress,...

Five Questions: Ron Crusan, Director, Ogunquit Museum of Art

Enter the Ogunquit Museum of Art and it’s hard to decide where to look first: The works on the walls or the wall of...

Skier/rider alert: Snow, snow, snow, and more snow

Forecast is calling for up to 20 inches in western Maine, that means a powder day at Sugarloaf, Sunday River, and Saddleback tomorrow. Go...

Maine’s lobsteboat race season kicks off today

Gentlemen, start your engines. Yup. Maine's lobsterboat racing season kicks off with races today, Sat. June 19, in Boothbay Harbor and tomorrow, Sun. June...