• 7 Outdoor Family Activities

    7 Outdoor Family Activities / Metro Sports

  • Leaps of Faith

    Leaps of Faith / Wellness

  • Middle Eastern Lamb Burger

    Middle Eastern Lamb Burger / Food File

  • Old-Fashioned, New-Fangled

    Old-Fashioned, New-Fangled / Feature Story

  • On the Quiet Side of the Island

    On the Quiet Side of the Island / Then & Now

  • Polishing a Gem

    Polishing a Gem / Feature Story

  • Steeped in Tea

    Steeped in Tea / Kitchen Confidential

  • Wine & Dine

    Wine & Dine / Eye on Industry

Features

Arts & Culture
Foreign Affairs

Ken Eisen, founder of Railroad Square Cinema in Waterville, talks about the theater’s roots and the future of film.
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Features
Old-Fashioned, New-Fangled

General stores are still a vital part of small town life in Maine.  Read More

Then & Now
On the Quiet Side of The Island

Explore the many offerings of beautiful and historic Southwest Harbor. Read More

Features
Polishing a Gem

The Criterion Theatre in Bar Harbor gets a major renovation and creative rebirth.
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Health

Wellness
Leaps of Faith

On parenting brave kids. Read More

Health
Mind the Stress

Brewer physician uses meditation to help relieve stress and encourage health.  Read More

Food

Rooted in ME
Everything is Popping Up Summer

Sweet fruit-filled popsicles make the perfect summer treat.  Read More

Food File
Grilled Middle Eastern Spiced Lamb Burger

Cary and Rich Hanson share their love of food and a highly sought-after recipe from Cleonice Mediterranean Bistro.
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Kitchen Confidential
Steeped in Tea

Lynn Benson brings a passion for all things tea to Bar Harbor.
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Business

Movers & Shakers
Grand Slam

Local youth raises more than $20,000 for Champion the Cure Challenge.
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Eye on Industry
Wine and Dine

Cellardoor Winery in Lincolnville brings fine food and wine to the Midcoast.  Read More

Sports

Metro Sports
7 Outdoor Family Activities

Summer is finally here – now get outside and enjoy it! Outdoor enthusiast Aislinn Sarnacki offers up seven great ideas for family fun.
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Metro Sports
Rowing to Victory

Bowdoin College Rowing Club brings medals and team effort to competitions. Read More

Savvy Seniors

Savvy Seniors
No Excuse for Elder Abuse

June 15 is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day.
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Woods & Waters

Maine Woods & Water
Fly Me to the Moon

Finding a way to combat black flies.  Read More

Last Word

Last Word
Family Fun Activities

Summer is here – now how are you going to make the most of it? Here are a few suggestions to get you started on the right foot.
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Unsung Hero

Unsung Hero
The Library is Open

Willimantic couple leads charge to restore town library. Read More

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