Free weekends at Acadia

Just in case you missed my earlier post: The National Park Service is offering three free-admission weekends to Acadia National Park this summer. No...

Ameranouche + Cellardoor + Lily Bistro

Trust me, by the middle of January, the holiday glow will have been replaced by dreariness along the coast, and you'll be pining for...

Cellardoor Winery pairs wine with food this spring

Taste your way through Maine without leaving the Midcoast. Maine's Cellardoor Winery, with locations in Lincolnville and Rockport, is hosting wine-and-food pairings every weekend,...

Foodie Alert: A meal made in organic heaven

Better start saving for this one. James Beard award-winning chef Sam Hayward, of Portland's Fore Street (who served farm-to-table before it was a household...

Upcoming guest chef and specialty dinners in Maine

Make reservations ASAP if you want to attend one of these specialty dinners highlighting Maine chefs and/or Maine foods. Salt Water Farm Café & Market...

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...

Havana happening

AS in Havana restaurant, in Bar Harbor. Havana's third-annual Producer's Dinner is slated for Wednesday, Oct. 14. This is a cool event, a special meal...

Wine dinner at Camden’s Hartstone Inn

Hmm, I seem to be focused on food and wine lately, but here's a good deal. Really, four courses with wine pairings for $55...

Ice fishing and dog sledding

C'mon, you know you've always just what was going on inside those li'l shacks dotting Maine's lakes. Sunday, Jan. 17, you can find out...

Maine Restaurant Week 2010

Mark it on your calendars. The second annual Maine Restaurant Week is scheduled March 1-10, 2010. Restaurants statewide will offer three-course, prix-fixe dinners for...

All agog about Maine’s Gardens Aglow

Wow, just wow! Don't miss Gardens Aglow, the annual holiday light extravaganza at the Maine Coastal Botanical Gardens in Boothbay. I went last night,...

Great lodging, dining, attraction, and more deals available on Maine innkeepers’ online auction

Get a great deal on all kinds of travel and travel-related goods, both in Maine and far beyond, by bidding in the annual online...

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,...

Bartenders Bash kicks off Maine Restaurant Week

Get your tickets now for the Maine Bartenders Bash, A Celebration of the Spirit of Maine, presented by Cold River Vodka on Monday, March...

Portland’s Fore Street 1 of 5 contenders for Beard Foundation’s Outstanding Restaurant award

Well here's another feather in Fore Street's toque. Today the Portland restaurant was named a finalist in the extremely competitive Outstanding Restaurant category of...