• Certified Business Friendly

    Certified Business Friendly / Talk Of The Towns

  • Coastal Charm

    Coastal Charm / A Piece of Maine: Eastport

  • Long Live Books

    Long Live Books / Feature Story

  • Taking the Toxins Out of Your Dryer

    Taking the Toxins Out of Your Dryer / Eye On Industry

  • The Virtual Classroom

    The Virtual Classroom / Feature Story


The Virtual Classroom

Online learning has come a long way. Traditionally used in college courses, the virtual classroom is making its way to a younger audience in Maine. Today’s middle and high school students now have the option to learn from home, just like their college counterparts.  Read More

Long Live Books!

Despite technological advances in book publishing and reading, many people still prefer the experience of manually flipping the pages of their favorite books. The future of books in Maine is bright, and we couldn’t be happier. Read More

Piece of Maine
Coastal Charm

Eastport is centuries old and has survived wars, storms, and a depressed economy. But nothing can keep this little town down for long. Read More


Metro Health
Manipulative Medicine

A hands on, holistic approach to healing is prompting patients to seek out osteopathic physicians in Maine. Read More

Metro Wellness
The Benefit of a Training Plan

Signing up for a race is just the first hurdle. Create a training plan to make sure you make it across the finish line. Read More


Food File
Open-Faced Blueberry Pie

This recipe is a favorite of the Alex family from Old Town. And it’s easy to see why! It’s super simple and packed full of flavor. Read More

Kitchen Confidential
Youngtown Inn

This quaint and cozy Lincolnville inn is home to fantastic French chef Manuel Mercier. Read More


Movers & Shakers
A Writer’s Life

Kay Stephens’ passions helped her create a niche in Maine’s midcoast.  Read More

Eye On Industry
Taking the Toxins Out of Your Dryer

Sometimes the best business ideas are born out of necessity. That’s certainly the case with LooHoo Wool Dryer Balls. 
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College Sports
Softball Captain, Aspiring Nurse

Senior Haley Spiers is a leader on and off the field. Read More

High School Sports
Basketball, Baseball, and Building Relationships

Old Town High School’s Eric Hoogterp is a natural on the field and on the court. Read More

Savvy Seniors

Savvy Seniors
Staying Sharp as We Age

Don’t forget to think about your brain to keep your gray matter sharp into your golden years. Read More

Woods & Waters

Maine Woods & Water
Controlling Urban Deer

The Expanded Archery Season is working to keep the Maine white-tailed deer population at a tolerable level. Read More

Last Word

Last Word
What’s an Education Worth?

You’d be surprised at how vocabulary and algebra can help you in the real world. Read More

Unsung Hero

Unsung Hero
The Next Generation

Josh Cote, Levant, Firefighter/EMT for Levant Fire and Rescue, Levant. Read More

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