• At the Fork in the River

    At the Fork in the River / Then & Now

  • Being a Good Sport

    Being a Good Sport / Metro Sports

  • Curried Chickpea Salad

    Curried Chickpea Salad / Food File

  • Here's Johnny!

    Here's Johnny! / Mover & Shaker

  • Off the Grid Adventure

    Off the Grid Adventure / Maine Woods & Waters

  • Pedal Powered

    Pedal Powered / Feature Story

Features

Features
Age is Just a Number

Three Maine seniors prove you’re only as old as you feel. Read More

Then & Now
At a Fork in the River

Sitting between several major northern points, Medway’s more than just a town in the middle.
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Arts & Culture
From Page to Stage

Novelist Monica Wood adapts stories of Maine mill towns into new play.
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Movers & Shakers
Here's Johnny!

An interview with the Hammond Street Senior Center’s resident feline, Johnny Hammond.
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Features
Pedal Powered

Mainers forgo the car for a bicycle commute to work. Read More

Rooted in ME
Things Working Moms Don't Want to Hear And What to Say Instead

Co-worker just coming back from maternity leave? Here’s what not to say... Read More

Health

Health
Choosing End of Life Care

Hospice provides much needed relief and comfort to patients and their families. Read More

Wellness
The Girlfriends’ Guide to Sharing Custody

Passing along advice both learned and received from friends in the know. Read More

Food

Food File
Ginger Chicken & Curried Chickpea Salad

Maine blogger finds ways to make healthy and delicious go hand-in-hand.
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Kitchen Confidential
Latin Influence

Chef Alejandro H. Rave’s diverse background adds color and flavor to his dishes at Thistles in Bangor.  Read More

Business

Eye on Industry
I Scream, You Scream

Retirement tastes sweet at Stone Fox Farm Creamery.
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Sports

Metro Sports
Being a Good Sport

UMaine football player a big score for Black Bear Mentor Program. Read More

Metro Sports
On Deck

Old Town-Orono YMCA Skate Park offers year-round skateboarding fun for youth and adults.  Read More

Savvy Seniors

Savvy Seniors
Protecting Senior Benefits

AARP working to protect vital programs for at-risk Mainers.
Read More

Woods & Waters

Maine Woods & Water
Off the Grid Adventure

Maine Huts & Trails offers ‘off-the-grid’ nature experience for all.
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Last Word

Last Word
Aging Gracefully

Using youngsters to make you feel more physically dominant is a great way to up your self image.
Read More

Unsung Hero

Unsung Hero
Drawing Donations

More than a caricature, Ellsworth teen raises money for local library. Read More

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