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Maine Life 25 Maine Classics 27 Concierge 28 Portland After Dark “Where It’s Summer 24/7.” By Sarah Moore 28 Experience 39 Chowder 43 Summer of Love Your 2017 Maine Festival […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

July/August 2017

Maine Life 25 Maine Classics 27 Concierge 28 Portland After Dark “Where It’s Summer 24/7.” By Sarah Moore 28 Experience 39 Chowder 43 Summer of Love Your 2017 Maine Festival […]

Maine Life 40 Maine Classics 53 Concierge 73 Chowder 75 Portland After Dark “Night is a Cabaret” Just the ticket for the shy and retiring types. By Olivia Gunn 195 […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

Summerguide 2017

Maine Life 40 Maine Classics 53 Concierge 73 Chowder 75 Portland After Dark “Night is a Cabaret” Just the ticket for the shy and retiring types. By Olivia Gunn 195 […]

Maine Life 15 Maine Classics 25 Concierge 31 Chowder 33 Portland After Dark “Dinner Is The Show” You’ll know the Recession’s over when you order flambé. By Colin W. Sargent […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

May 2017

Maine Life 15 Maine Classics 25 Concierge 31 Chowder 33 Portland After Dark “Dinner Is The Show” You’ll know the Recession’s over when you order flambé. By Colin W. Sargent […]

Art&Style 37 David Driskell: Portrait of the Artist: Maine’s celebrated artist and scholar takes us into his new work. By Daniel Kany Personalities 47 Bright Spark Anita Shreve lights up […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

April 2017

Art&Style 37 David Driskell: Portrait of the Artist: Maine’s celebrated artist and scholar takes us into his new work. By Daniel Kany Personalities 47 Bright Spark Anita Shreve lights up […]

Shelter&Design 15 Love in Bloom: New England Garden & Home Shows 31 At the Top of the Market Imagine owning one of these stunning oceanfront mansions, including a palace being […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

February / March 2017

Shelter&Design 15 Love in Bloom: New England Garden & Home Shows 31 At the Top of the Market Imagine owning one of these stunning oceanfront mansions, including a palace being […]

Maine Life 13 Maine Classics 15 Winterguide Experience & Ski Guide 25 Chowder Personalities 51 Dreamboat at the Expo The charismatic star of the silver screen and his explosive visit […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

Winterguide 2017

Maine Life 13 Maine Classics 15 Winterguide Experience & Ski Guide 25 Chowder Personalities 51 Dreamboat at the Expo The charismatic star of the silver screen and his explosive visit […]

Personalities 36 Desire Under the Firs In the welcome rush of recognition for LGBTQ dimension inside and outside art, a 21st-century examination of the “Boston Marriage” between South Berwick novelist […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

December 2016

Personalities 36 Desire Under the Firs In the welcome rush of recognition for LGBTQ dimension inside and outside art, a 21st-century examination of the “Boston Marriage” between South Berwick novelist […]

Personalities 27 Most Intriguing Mainers making change: Dinah Minot, Lady Lamb, Paul Greene, Anthony Doerr, Sherri Mitchell, Lucas St. Clair, Ashley Bryan, Elle Logan, and Dr. Rich Silkman Interviews by […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

November 2016

Personalities 27 Most Intriguing Mainers making change: Dinah Minot, Lady Lamb, Paul Greene, Anthony Doerr, Sherri Mitchell, Lucas St. Clair, Ashley Bryan, Elle Logan, and Dr. Rich Silkman Interviews by […]

Perspectives 10 From the Editor 12 Letters 33 Vital Statistics Portland’s magic numbers show a city in evolution. From Staff & Wire Reports 39 When? What cultural tipping points turned […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

October 2016

Perspectives 10 From the Editor 12 Letters 33 Vital Statistics Portland’s magic numbers show a city in evolution. From Staff & Wire Reports 39 When? What cultural tipping points turned […]

Art&Style 49 Maine Sculptors: A Catalog A guide to sculpture in Maine. Curated by Anne Zill, Andres Verzosa & Bruce Brown 75 Beyond Sculpture Pushing the boundaries of creativity by […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

September 2016

Art&Style 49 Maine Sculptors: A Catalog A guide to sculpture in Maine. Curated by Anne Zill, Andres Verzosa & Bruce Brown 75 Beyond Sculpture Pushing the boundaries of creativity by […]

Perspectives 16 From the Editor 18 Letters 23 2016 Festival Guide 34 Experience 101 L’Esprit de l’Escalier “Journey Across the Language Bridge” By Rhea Côté Robbins Art&Style 25 Blue Skies […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

July/August 2016

Perspectives 16 From the Editor 18 Letters 23 2016 Festival Guide 34 Experience 101 L’Esprit de l’Escalier “Journey Across the Language Bridge” By Rhea Côté Robbins Art&Style 25 Blue Skies […]

Personalities 40 I Fooled Around and Fell in Love…With Maine Blues legend Elvin Bishop  talks Maine, music, and Japanese ahead of his stop at Rockland’s North Atlantic Blues Festival July […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

Summerguide 2016

Personalities 40 I Fooled Around and Fell in Love…With Maine Blues legend Elvin Bishop  talks Maine, music, and Japanese ahead of his stop at Rockland’s North Atlantic Blues Festival July […]

Personalities 37 Shape Shifter Impresario Andy Verzosa surprises in Ogunquit. Interview by Sarah Moore 77 Fantastic Voyage Dr. Deb Walters finishes her epic kayak voyage–after spinal surgery. Interview by Claire Z. […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

May 2016

Personalities 37 Shape Shifter Impresario Andy Verzosa surprises in Ogunquit. Interview by Sarah Moore 77 Fantastic Voyage Dr. Deb Walters finishes her epic kayak voyage–after spinal surgery. Interview by Claire Z. […]

Perspectives  8 From the Editor 10 Letters 89 L’Esprit de l’Escalier “Dépaysement” By Rhea Côté Robbins Maine Life 12 Maine Classics 15 Experience 20 Chowder 23 Portland After Dark: “Let’s […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

April 2016

Perspectives  8 From the Editor 10 Letters 89 L’Esprit de l’Escalier “Dépaysement” By Rhea Côté Robbins Maine Life 12 Maine Classics 15 Experience 20 Chowder 23 Portland After Dark: “Let’s […]

Perspectives 8 From the Editor 10 Letters 23 Warm Weather Getaways 67 L’Esprit de l’Escalier “April In Paris in Maine” By Rhea Côté Robbins Food&Drink 54 Eat, Drink, Restaurant Week […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

February/March 2016

Perspectives 8 From the Editor 10 Letters 23 Warm Weather Getaways 67 L’Esprit de l’Escalier “April In Paris in Maine” By Rhea Côté Robbins Food&Drink 54 Eat, Drink, Restaurant Week […]

Food&Drink 39 An Epicurean’s Guide to Planet Maine Our New Year brings fresh food trends, new stars, and new restaurants to dream about. By Claire Z. Cramer 84 Dining Guide […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

Winterguide 2016

Food&Drink 39 An Epicurean’s Guide to Planet Maine Our New Year brings fresh food trends, new stars, and new restaurants to dream about. By Claire Z. Cramer 84 Dining Guide […]

Food&Drink 53 Party, Party It’s that time of year. “Throw the Perfect Party,” a sparkling showcase of delicious Maine ingredients, from hip and thrifty to the ultimate decadence, with money […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

December 2015

Food&Drink 53 Party, Party It’s that time of year. “Throw the Perfect Party,” a sparkling showcase of delicious Maine ingredients, from hip and thrifty to the ultimate decadence, with money […]

Perspectives 10 From the Editor 12 Letters 59 L’Esprit de l’Escalier “Moi, Enfin” By Rhea Côté Robbins Art&Style 47 She’s All That Paula Poundstone comes to Ogunquit this month. Interview […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

November 2015

Perspectives 10 From the Editor 12 Letters 59 L’Esprit de l’Escalier “Moi, Enfin” By Rhea Côté Robbins Art&Style 47 She’s All That Paula Poundstone comes to Ogunquit this month. Interview […]

Perspectives 12 From the Editor 15 Letters 43 The Maine 100 Our 2015 portfolio of Maine’s top earning companies. Commentary by Evan Livada Data from Dun & Bradstreet 67 L’Esprit […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

October 2015

Perspectives 12 From the Editor 15 Letters 43 The Maine 100 Our 2015 portfolio of Maine’s top earning companies. Commentary by Evan Livada Data from Dun & Bradstreet 67 L’Esprit […]

Art& Style 51 Maine Painters, A Catalog 48-page special report: A compendium across the centuries. Curated by Honour Mack, Andres Verzosa & Bruce Brown 109 Weaves of Grass Basket maker Clara Neptune […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

September 2015

Art& Style 51 Maine Painters, A Catalog 48-page special report: A compendium across the centuries. Curated by Honour Mack, Andres Verzosa & Bruce Brown 109 Weaves of Grass Basket maker Clara Neptune […]

Maine Life 23 Maine Classics 25 Maine Festivals 39 Experience 47 Chowder 49 Portland After Dark: Where the Locals Go Seek out a classic saloon. By Jeanee Dudley 65 Destination […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

July/August 2015

Maine Life 23 Maine Classics 25 Maine Festivals 39 Experience 47 Chowder 49 Portland After Dark: Where the Locals Go Seek out a classic saloon. By Jeanee Dudley 65 Destination […]

Summerguide 2015 Special: 56-Page Tall Ships Guide 89 Incoming! Summer of the Tall Ships A complete guide to the historic fleet and the schedules across the summer. By Colin S. […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

Summerguide 2015

Summerguide 2015 Special: 56-Page Tall Ships Guide 89 Incoming! Summer of the Tall Ships A complete guide to the historic fleet and the schedules across the summer. By Colin S. […]

Maine Life 15 Maine Classics 23 Goings On 27 Chowder 29 Portland After Dark: Many Faces of the City If downtown were a movie you’d never seen… By Olivia Gunn […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

May 2015

Maine Life 15 Maine Classics 23 Goings On 27 Chowder 29 Portland After Dark: Many Faces of the City If downtown were a movie you’d never seen… By Olivia Gunn […]

PERSPECTIVES 10 From the Editor 14 Letters 78 L’Esprit de L’Escalier
 Franco-American souvenirs. By Rhea Côté Robbins ART & STYLE 37 Fractured Fairy Tales
 Custom-tailored weddings–start your own tradition. From […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

April 2015

PERSPECTIVES 10 From the Editor 14 Letters 78 L’Esprit de L’Escalier
 Franco-American souvenirs. By Rhea Côté Robbins ART & STYLE 37 Fractured Fairy Tales
 Custom-tailored weddings–start your own tradition. From […]

Perspectives 8 From the Editor 10 Letters 56 Back To The Future An urban plan reconsidered. By Patrick Venne 61 What Were We Thinking? I’ll Tell You A former city […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

February/March 2015

Perspectives 8 From the Editor 10 Letters 56 Back To The Future An urban plan reconsidered. By Patrick Venne 61 What Were We Thinking? I’ll Tell You A former city […]

PERSPECTIVES 10 From the Editor 13 Letters 17 Winterguide ART & STYLE 15 Maine Classics 25 Goings On 31 Chowder 95 Fiction “First Love” by Dan Domench PERSONALITIES 75 Wonder […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

Winterguide 2015

PERSPECTIVES 10 From the Editor 13 Letters 17 Winterguide ART & STYLE 15 Maine Classics 25 Goings On 31 Chowder 95 Fiction “First Love” by Dan Domench PERSONALITIES 75 Wonder […]

PERSPECTIVES 10 From the Editor 12 Letters 33 The Big Bank Theory: Dollar Fun It’s amazing what banks & credit unions will do to get your attention–and your account. From Staff […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

December 2014

PERSPECTIVES 10 From the Editor 12 Letters 33 The Big Bank Theory: Dollar Fun It’s amazing what banks & credit unions will do to get your attention–and your account. From Staff […]

Personalities 33 Ten Most Intriguing Meet some of the Mainers who are changing your life– Deborah Walters, Ryan Flaherty, Sheila Hill-Christian, James Walter Schildroth, Melissa Smith, Ashok Nalamalapu, Bradford Kenney, Carol […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

November 2014

Personalities 33 Ten Most Intriguing Meet some of the Mainers who are changing your life– Deborah Walters, Ryan Flaherty, Sheila Hill-Christian, James Walter Schildroth, Melissa Smith, Ashok Nalamalapu, Bradford Kenney, Carol […]

Personalities 57 Taking His Best Shot Scarborough’s Greg Finley grabs TV roles while stoking celebrity hoop dreams. Interview by Claire Z. Cramer  96 Flash Shelter&Design 83 House of the Month Exile […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

October 2014

Personalities 57 Taking His Best Shot Scarborough’s Greg Finley grabs TV roles while stoking celebrity hoop dreams. Interview by Claire Z. Cramer  96 Flash Shelter&Design 83 House of the Month Exile […]

ART & STYLE 19 Maine Classics 20 Goings On 36 Chowder 47 Live Wire Painter/professor Raphael DiLuzio illuminates the creative process in all things. Interview by Claire Z. Cramer 67 […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

September 2014

ART & STYLE 19 Maine Classics 20 Goings On 36 Chowder 47 Live Wire Painter/professor Raphael DiLuzio illuminates the creative process in all things. Interview by Claire Z. Cramer 67 […]

Art&Style 25 Maine Classics  27 Festival Season  34 Goings On 47 Chowder 133 Fiction “Wild Plums” By Joan Connor Food&Drink 49 Portland After Dark: Love & Lobster Seek the city’s romantic […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

July/August 2014

Art&Style 25 Maine Classics  27 Festival Season  34 Goings On 47 Chowder 133 Fiction “Wild Plums” By Joan Connor Food&Drink 49 Portland After Dark: Love & Lobster Seek the city’s romantic […]

Personalities 89 Star Map of North Haven Island Your ticket to this offshore celebrity colony. By Deana Lorenzo 185 Papa’s three AMEgos Who Knew Papa had so many connections to […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

Summerguide 2014

Personalities 89 Star Map of North Haven Island Your ticket to this offshore celebrity colony. By Deana Lorenzo 185 Papa’s three AMEgos Who Knew Papa had so many connections to […]

Personalities 22 Being Brad Kenney Ogunquit Playhouse’s creative force unveils his season. By Claire Z. Cramer 112 Flash Art&Style 21 Maine Classics  24 Maine Summer Theater Preview 28 Goings On 41 […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

May 2014

Personalities 22 Being Brad Kenney Ogunquit Playhouse’s creative force unveils his season. By Claire Z. Cramer 112 Flash Art&Style 21 Maine Classics  24 Maine Summer Theater Preview 28 Goings On 41 […]

Food & Drink 43 Posh Spice Maine’s secrets for those who like it hot. By Claire Z. Cramer 70   Restaurant Guide 71   Restaurant Review Orchid Thai, Falmouth’s newest […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

April 2014

Food & Drink 43 Posh Spice Maine’s secrets for those who like it hot. By Claire Z. Cramer 70   Restaurant Guide 71   Restaurant Review Orchid Thai, Falmouth’s newest […]

Food & Drink 26 Pizza Diplomacy Crazy stuff happens when a Cold War ends. By Kevin LeDuc 62 Restaurant Guide 63 Restaurant Review David’s KPT gives an old river a […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

February/March 2014

Food & Drink 26 Pizza Diplomacy Crazy stuff happens when a Cold War ends. By Kevin LeDuc 62 Restaurant Guide 63 Restaurant Review David’s KPT gives an old river a […]

Food & Drink 28 The Craft of Art Beer  Portland is hopping with eager young brewers. By Jeanee Dudley 66 Restaurant Guide  67 Restaurant Review  Matterhorn Ski Bar, Newry Art & Style 16 Maine Classics […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

Winterguide 2014

Food & Drink 28 The Craft of Art Beer  Portland is hopping with eager young brewers. By Jeanee Dudley 66 Restaurant Guide  67 Restaurant Review  Matterhorn Ski Bar, Newry Art & Style 16 Maine Classics […]

Perspectives 14 From the Editor 16 Letters 25 Chowder 41 Man on Fire In icy waters off the coast of Maine, a lobsterman recovers pieces of the wreck that provide […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

December 2013

Perspectives 14 From the Editor 16 Letters 25 Chowder 41 Man on Fire In icy waters off the coast of Maine, a lobsterman recovers pieces of the wreck that provide […]

Food & Drink 67 Amore Locavore Make it a Maine Thanksgiving right down to the cranberries. By Claire Z. Cramer 71 Restaurant Guide 71 Restaurant Review Portland’s Piccolo Art & […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

November 2013

Food & Drink 67 Amore Locavore Make it a Maine Thanksgiving right down to the cranberries. By Claire Z. Cramer 71 Restaurant Guide 71 Restaurant Review Portland’s Piccolo Art & […]

Features: 33 A Little Light Music Artist Philippe Bergeron transforms urban nightscapes into light magic. Interview by Robert Witkowski 39 Near East, Downeast Remember when everyone wanted to let the […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

September 2013

Features: 33 A Little Light Music Artist Philippe Bergeron transforms urban nightscapes into light magic. Interview by Robert Witkowski 39 Near East, Downeast Remember when everyone wanted to let the […]

Features 40 Requiem for a Replica? Freshened up in Portland, the Amistad charts a course for the unknown. By Stacy Sullivan 45 Venue Menu If there’s one thing we’ve got, […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

July/August 2013

Features 40 Requiem for a Replica? Freshened up in Portland, the Amistad charts a course for the unknown. By Stacy Sullivan 45 Venue Menu If there’s one thing we’ve got, […]