Save money with these Greater Portland, Freeport coupons, deals, & discounts

Save on lodging, dining, and attractions simply with Portland Convention and Visitors Bureau coupons and  Freeport Merchants Association coupons. Go ahead, talk a look...

Free admission days announced for Nat’l Parks and lands

Every National Park, National Wildlife Refuge, and numerous areas managed by the Bureau of Land Management are offering free admission June 5-6, Aug. 14-15,...

Maine State Museum goes to the dogs

Dog lovers, especially Chinook fans, take note: Rick Skoglund, owner of Waldoboro's Perry Greene Kennels, and Jessica Mauer, of Lewiston's Great Mountain Chinooks, will...

Plan ahead: Maine Free Family Fishing Festival

Fishing for a good family getaway? Angling for a deal? The Maine Free Family Fishing Festival, June 5, in Bethel is just the ticket....

Two for the weekend: fish and shrimp

If you're looking for something fun to do this weekend in Maine, consider these two events: L.L. Bean's Spring Fishing Weekend, today through Sunday...

Free ice cream tomorrow (really!)

Family-owned Gifford's Ice Cream kicks off its 30th-anniversary season, tomorrow, Friday, March 19, by offering free, small ice cream cones from 6-8 p.m. at...

Biathlon in The County

Nice story in today's New York Times about the Maine Winter Sports Center and the upcoming Olympic Games in Vancouver. If you're a skier,...

Special Maine premiere: Sustainability

The Green Living Project, which has documented more than 30 sustainability-related projects in 10 countries in Africa and South America has turned its lens...

Champagne and chocolate, free

Portland's Dean'sSweets is celebrating its one-year anniversary by giving visitors to its Middle Street store between now and Dec. 12  a free champagne truffle....

Plan ahead for the MIBA sale

Basketmakers from Maine's Maliseet, Micmac, Passamaquoddy and Penobscot tribes will be selling their handmade ash splint and sweetgrass baskets at the annual Maine Indian...

I scream, you scream

This weekend, Oct. 17-18, everyone should scream for free ice cream at Gifford's. Yup, you read that right. Gifford's is ending the season with...

Free this weekend at L.L. Bean

On Saturday, Eileen Ivers, Celtic fiddler extraordinaire. On Sunday, put your dancin' shoes on for some western swing with Asleep at the Wheel. Both take...

Maine's going to the birds

It's late August, which means all too soon, the birds will begin winging their ways to more southern climes. That means birdwatchers will begin...

St. George Arts Tour This Weekend

Whoops, I almost missed this one. More than three dozen artists and artisans are participating in The Artists of St. George Open Studio Tour...

More Foodie News: Maine Fare

Plan ahead for Maine Fare, a celebration of local Maine foods and beverages highlighting both heritage and sustainability, Sept. 11-13, in Camden and Rockport....