Restaurant Week in Boothbay Harbor

Just back from a day trip to the Boothbays, and the buzz is about the upcoming Restaurant Week, Sept. 19-25. Participating restaurants will be...

Border patrol

The logistics aren't easy, but the rewards are rich for the second annual Two Countries, One Bay, Art Studio Tour, Sept. 20-21. More than...

Nibbles and bites: Foodie news from Maine

Winter blues have you salivating for some fun events? Hungering for a good meal at a great price? Want to help push a Maine...

Arrows’ chefs named 2010 James Beard finalist

Many are called, few are chosen sums up the 2010 James Beard award nominees from Maine. Although a number of Maine chefs and restaurants...

New Year’s Eve double-header in Eastport

Sure, you can go to Times Square and watch the ball drop on New Year's Eve, but for a real Downeast Maine experience, head...

A tisket, a tasket, a Native American basket, and much more

If you're traveling along the Maine coast, you might want to detour inland a bit to catch this new festival: Tribes of the Dawn...
The Moose Lottery Festival in Rangeley, Maine, is a bonanza for outdoor sports-minded folks.

Triple-header weekend in Maine: Moose, lighthouses, and whoppie pie celebrations

What a weekend to be in Maine, as the state has three great events celebrating the state's icons: Moose, lighthouses, and, yes, even whoopie...

Acadia Birding Festival

Here's something to tweet about: No less an authority than Roger Tory Peterson called Mount Desert Island "the Warbler capital of the world."...

Casting for Recovery at Libby Camps

If you're a breast cancer survivor and you live in Maine, Casting for Recovery is hoping to hook you on fly fishing: "The program...

Sunday River adds dining at The Peak series

Sunday River, in Newry, Maine, is launching a series of specialty Dining at the Peak dinners for 2012. These Saturday night events include guest...
Windjammer Days celebrates 50 years in Boothbay Harbor, Maine. This 2012 poster designed by Pat Berger.

Windjammer Days celebrates 50 years in Boothbay Harbor, Maine, this week

Windjammer Days, in Boothbay Harbor, Maine, celebrates its 50th anniversary June 24-27, 2012. A dozen members of the famed Maine windjammer fleet are expected...
Celebrate Moxie at the Moxie Festival in Maine.

Got Moxie? Find out with a good read, then celebrate at the Maine’s Moxie...

Are you familiar with Moxie, official soft drink of Maine? Jim Baumer and Frank Anicetti want to make sure you know about a beverage...

Table Farmhouse Bistro plans wine dinner

It's officially spring in Maine when the seasonal restaurants, such as Blue Hill's Table, A Farmhouse Bistro, begin to open. This Sunday, May 2,...
Skye Theatre is likely the only venue in the country with a purpose-built piping stage. Tom Nangle photo

Maine’s top Celtic music venue draws world-class talent to Carthage

Psst, I'm going to let you in on a little secret, Skye Theatre, in Carthage (get out your Delorme; trust me, GPS won't help...

News & notes from all over Maine: museums, lectures, exhibits, trails, and talks

So many tidbits, I'm just bundling them in nice package for you. By region: Kennebec Valley • The Maine State Museum, in Augusta, is expanding its...