Keepers of the Flame: Blind Hope and Passion Fuel Lighthouse Restorations

Credit the Maine Lights Program, launched in 1996, and the National Historical Lighthouse Preservation Act of 2000, for saving more than 40 of Maine’s...
When visiting the Schoodic section of Maine's Acadia National Park, be sure to check what activities are planned by SERC. Hilary nangle photo

Science, nature, talks, and Maine humorist Tim Sample: all at Acadia’s SERC this summer

Need another reason to loop through the Schoodic section of Acadia National Park in Winter Harbor, Maine? How about the Schoodic Education and Research...
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Exhibit at Maine’s Portland Museum of Art examines friendship in the Facebook era

Make it a point to wander all the way to the fourth floor of the Portland Museum of Art to see Tanja Alexia Hollander:...

Insider Scoop—Ogunquit, Maine: 5 questions with Allyson Cavaretta

My list of Ogunquit must-see/do includes the gorgeous sand beach, of course, as well as strolling the Marginal Way, poking around Perkins Cove, attending...

6 Questions: Capt. Jon Finger, Schooner J.& E. Riggin

I had the good fortune to spend a day sailing aboard the J.& E. Riggin during the annual Parade of Sail by the...

Maine-related books for reading and giving

Looking for Maine-related books for your wish list and holiday giving? In addition to my Moon Maine, Moon Coastal Maine, and Moon Acadia National...

Maine’s quirkiest museum: Portland’s International Cryptozoology Museum

Maine has more than its fair share of quirky museums, but quirkiest of the lot has to be The International Cryptozoology Museum, in Portland....
Lobster Fishermen, painted in Corea, Maine, by Marsden Hartleyvideo

Marsden Hartley’s Maine: The view from Corea, with Joe Young

I recently toured Marsden Hartley's Maine, on view at Colby College Museum of Art in Waterville through Nov. 12, 2018. The exhibition, which first...
Chefs Mark Gaier & Clark Frasier won a James Beard award for Arrows, in Ogunquit, now they're at MC Perkins Cove. ©Hilary Nangle

Meet the Makers: Chefs Mark Gaier & Clark Frasier

Earlier this summer, I sat down with Chefs Mark Gaier & Clark Frasier, who won the James Beard Best Chef Northeast award for their...