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Features 25 Renaissance Revival See how we’re getting down to business 
as a big-league hotel destination. By Patrick Venne 33 Mutiny on the Bounty II After the disaster comes the […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

April 2013

Features 25 Renaissance Revival See how we’re getting down to business 
as a big-league hotel destination. By Patrick Venne 33 Mutiny on the Bounty II After the disaster comes the […]

Features: 28 Mid-Century Marvel A sleek, chic modernist home by Walter Gropius shocks a shingled cottage coastline. By Brad Emerson 35 The Name of the Rose A few famous Mainers […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

February/March 2013

Features: 28 Mid-Century Marvel A sleek, chic modernist home by Walter Gropius shocks a shingled cottage coastline. By Brad Emerson 35 The Name of the Rose A few famous Mainers […]

Features 14 Bad to the Bone George Thorogood and the Destroyers return to State Theatre. Interview by Robert Witkowski 26 Sky High If you were Taylor Swift, which oceanfront mansion […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

Winterguide 2013

Features 14 Bad to the Bone George Thorogood and the Destroyers return to State Theatre. Interview by Robert Witkowski 26 Sky High If you were Taylor Swift, which oceanfront mansion […]

Features: 25 Rachel, Rachel Alex Cross co-star Rachel Nichols on the characters she owns. Interview by Liza Darvin 31 The Big Bank Theory 2013 For the New Year, where do you cache […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

December 2012

Features: 25 Rachel, Rachel Alex Cross co-star Rachel Nichols on the characters she owns. Interview by Liza Darvin 31 The Big Bank Theory 2013 For the New Year, where do you cache […]

Features 27 Working-Class Hero She spent her seafaring days cruising among Antarctica’s icebergs, but now she’s slipping between the world’s temporal cracks. By David Svenson 30 Ten Most Intriguing They’re […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

November 2012

Features 27 Working-Class Hero She spent her seafaring days cruising among Antarctica’s icebergs, but now she’s slipping between the world’s temporal cracks. By David Svenson 30 Ten Most Intriguing They’re […]

Features 22 Somebody Up There Likes Me Will photographic drones show us a Maine we’ve never seen before? By David Svenson 27 Divine Intervention Here’s the church, here’s the steeple: […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

October 2012

Features 22 Somebody Up There Likes Me Will photographic drones show us a Maine we’ve never seen before? By David Svenson 27 Divine Intervention Here’s the church, here’s the steeple: […]

Features 37  Fresh Catch New museum purchases, new trends. By David Svenson 40  The Return of Leafer Madness Prepare for the prism known as fall. By Robert Witkowski 47  Lucky […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

September 2012

Features 37  Fresh Catch New museum purchases, new trends. By David Svenson 40  The Return of Leafer Madness Prepare for the prism known as fall. By Robert Witkowski 47  Lucky […]

Features 44 Flashdance Ships aren’t the only things guided by our Fresnel lenses. It turns out our lighthouses attract dollars. By David Svenson 53 Pocket Goddess The original Godspeed may […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

July/August 2012

Features 44 Flashdance Ships aren’t the only things guided by our Fresnel lenses. It turns out our lighthouses attract dollars. By David Svenson 53 Pocket Goddess The original Godspeed may […]

Features 34 The Other British Invasion As the bicentennial of the War of 1812 gets into full sail, luxury travel destinations at Maine’s seaports come alive. From Staff & Wire […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

Summerguide 2012

Features 34 The Other British Invasion As the bicentennial of the War of 1812 gets into full sail, luxury travel destinations at Maine’s seaports come alive. From Staff & Wire […]

May 2012 Features 22 The Devil Wears Gucci Carson Kressley brings his joie de vivre to Ogunquit Playhouse for a Red-Sox revamping of Damn Yankees. Now that’s bringing some heat! […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

May 2012

May 2012 Features 22 The Devil Wears Gucci Carson Kressley brings his joie de vivre to Ogunquit Playhouse for a Red-Sox revamping of Damn Yankees. Now that’s bringing some heat! […]

April 2012 Features 23 Suite Surrender Before you check in, make sure your room comes with one of these views. From Staff & Wire Reports 28 Whatever Happened to Blueberry […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

April 2012

April 2012 Features 23 Suite Surrender Before you check in, make sure your room comes with one of these views. From Staff & Wire Reports 28 Whatever Happened to Blueberry […]

Features 23 Snow Falling on Yuccas Plants From Away are taking root here. By David Svenson 27 Hunger Games Before you dine, sample the menus of Maine Restaurant Week. By […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

February/March 2012

Features 23 Snow Falling on Yuccas Plants From Away are taking root here. By David Svenson 27 Hunger Games Before you dine, sample the menus of Maine Restaurant Week. By […]

Features 16 No Rules, Just Ice Vigilante skating ponds let freedom ring. By Ariel L. Martin 26 Luxurious For Sale: Dream mansions with oceanfront views that capture the imagination. By […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

Winterguide 2012

Features 16 No Rules, Just Ice Vigilante skating ponds let freedom ring. By Ariel L. Martin 26 Luxurious For Sale: Dream mansions with oceanfront views that capture the imagination. By […]

Features 25   The Big Bank Theory Banks and credit unions across Maine offer wildly different rates. Compare with us. From Staff & Wire Reports 32    Creature Comforts Holidays are for […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

December 2011

Features 25   The Big Bank Theory Banks and credit unions across Maine offer wildly different rates. Compare with us. From Staff & Wire Reports 32    Creature Comforts Holidays are for […]

Features 22 Art Happens As winter zips up our beaches, one motel comes alive for one night only, with art pouring out of its rooms. By Ariel L. Martin 27 […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

November 2011

Features 22 Art Happens As winter zips up our beaches, one motel comes alive for one night only, with art pouring out of its rooms. By Ariel L. Martin 27 […]

October 2011 Features 23 The Maine 100tm Who needs the Fortune 500 when you have our 2011 portfolio of Maine’s top 100 businesses? Commentary by Evan Livada Data from Dun […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

October 2011

October 2011 Features 23 The Maine 100tm Who needs the Fortune 500 when you have our 2011 portfolio of Maine’s top 100 businesses? Commentary by Evan Livada Data from Dun […]

Features 37 Aide-mémoire Franco-American female creative leaders find inspiration from their heritage. By Rhea Côté Robbins 40 Food & Wine Duets What happens when cantaloupe soup and a Loire Valley white […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

September 2011

Features 37 Aide-mémoire Franco-American female creative leaders find inspiration from their heritage. By Rhea Côté Robbins 40 Food & Wine Duets What happens when cantaloupe soup and a Loire Valley white […]

Features 32 Greetings From Cocktail Cove Tie up and dine at Maine’s classic shore restaurants. From Staff & Wire Reports 41 Naked Mountain Winter peaks reveal their secret summer selves. By […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

July/August 2011

Features 32 Greetings From Cocktail Cove Tie up and dine at Maine’s classic shore restaurants. From Staff & Wire Reports 41 Naked Mountain Winter peaks reveal their secret summer selves. By […]

Features 58 Who’s On First…Sunrise A host of locations fights for the right to claim “first sunrise in the U.S.” From Staff & Wire Reports 67 Maine Fra Diavolo America’s […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

Summerguide 2011

Features 58 Who’s On First…Sunrise A host of locations fights for the right to claim “first sunrise in the U.S.” From Staff & Wire Reports 67 Maine Fra Diavolo America’s […]

Features 16 Into the Woods Humphrey Bogart founded a wilderness stage in Maine? Here’s looking at our Maine Summer Theater Guide, kid. By Colin W. Sargent 31 Victory Garden Buxton […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

May 2011

Features 16 Into the Woods Humphrey Bogart founded a wilderness stage in Maine? Here’s looking at our Maine Summer Theater Guide, kid. By Colin W. Sargent 31 Victory Garden Buxton […]

Features 25 Tales of the Grand Hotels “No. I’m supposed to deliver this whoopie pie to Mr. Depp in person.” By Benjamin Goodridge 28 Leading Lady Rachel Nichols takes a […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

April 2011

Features 25 Tales of the Grand Hotels “No. I’m supposed to deliver this whoopie pie to Mr. Depp in person.” By Benjamin Goodridge 28 Leading Lady Rachel Nichols takes a […]

February/March 2011 Features 26 Watcher in the Clouds Pilots help save the environment one reconnaissance mission at a time. By Donna Stuart 31 Incomparable You How do you put a […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

February/March 2011

February/March 2011 Features 26 Watcher in the Clouds Pilots help save the environment one reconnaissance mission at a time. By Donna Stuart 31 Incomparable You How do you put a […]

Winterguide 2011 Features 29 Love Shax Luxury makeovers on ice. By Donna Stuart 31 Latina Like ME Pardon my Spanish. By Alejandra O’Leary 33 Sweetheart Steals… Spectacular oceanside houses can […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

Winterguide 2011

Winterguide 2011 Features 29 Love Shax Luxury makeovers on ice. By Donna Stuart 31 Latina Like ME Pardon my Spanish. By Alejandra O’Leary 33 Sweetheart Steals… Spectacular oceanside houses can […]

December 2010 Features 27 We’re All Inuit Treasures of the Peary-MacMillan museum illustrate the connection between primitive & modern art. By Colin W. Sargent 29 Bar Wars Portland watering holes […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

December 2010

December 2010 Features 27 We’re All Inuit Treasures of the Peary-MacMillan museum illustrate the connection between primitive & modern art. By Colin W. Sargent 29 Bar Wars Portland watering holes […]

November 2010 Features 26 Forest City Beeriad Since you loved our “3-Day Pizza Odyssey,” we’re following up with pizza’s partner in crime–beer! By Karen E. Hofreiter 31 Selling Local An […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

November 2010

November 2010 Features 26 Forest City Beeriad Since you loved our “3-Day Pizza Odyssey,” we’re following up with pizza’s partner in crime–beer! By Karen E. Hofreiter 31 Selling Local An […]

October 2010 Features 25 Mad Zen A feng shui expert reveals the positives and pitfalls of the city’s toniest office spaces. By Karen E. Hofreiter 31 Kenocaching Antiques Roadshow expert […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

October 2010

October 2010 Features 25 Mad Zen A feng shui expert reveals the positives and pitfalls of the city’s toniest office spaces. By Karen E. Hofreiter 31 Kenocaching Antiques Roadshow expert […]

September 2010 Features 31 Women on the Verge of a Breakthrough Two MECA graduates use the same medium to create very different results. By Karen E. Hofreiter 33 Creature Feature […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

September 2010

September 2010 Features 31 Women on the Verge of a Breakthrough Two MECA graduates use the same medium to create very different results. By Karen E. Hofreiter 33 Creature Feature […]

July / August 2010 Features 43 Recovery Curves An architectural masterpiece on the coast is restored to its original glory. By Brad Favreau 47 Lobster King A CNN anchor shares […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

July/August 2010

July / August 2010 Features 43 Recovery Curves An architectural masterpiece on the coast is restored to its original glory. By Brad Favreau 47 Lobster King A CNN anchor shares […]

Features 58 Acadia’s Cajuns Maine’s culinary influence stretches to surprising places, famous faces, smoky New Orleans, and the ghost of Evangeline. By Robert T. Witkowski 65 Peaks Prow A shingle-style […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

Summerguide 2010

Features 58 Acadia’s Cajuns Maine’s culinary influence stretches to surprising places, famous faces, smoky New Orleans, and the ghost of Evangeline. By Robert T. Witkowski 65 Peaks Prow A shingle-style […]

Features 16 The Beautiful & Tanned Carson Kressley takes Ogunquit by storm to kick off a fantastic summer theater season that is sure to wow audiences statewide. By Meagan S. […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

May 2010

Features 16 The Beautiful & Tanned Carson Kressley takes Ogunquit by storm to kick off a fantastic summer theater season that is sure to wow audiences statewide. By Meagan S. […]

Features 27 Tales of the Grand Hotels Is that Leonardo DiCaprio–in 
disguise? How about Kate Hudson, Diana Ross, Kiefer Sutherland, Taylor Swift, and John Malko-
vich? Hotels and inns share very […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

April 2010

Features 27 Tales of the Grand Hotels Is that Leonardo DiCaprio–in 
disguise? How about Kate Hudson, Diana Ross, Kiefer Sutherland, Taylor Swift, and John Malko-
vich? Hotels and inns share very […]

February/March 2010 Features 26 The Wild & The Tame Is that a nasturtium in my soup? From roses to rockweed, gourmet flora adds a touch of spice and dash to […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

February/March 2010

February/March 2010 Features 26 The Wild & The Tame Is that a nasturtium in my soup? From roses to rockweed, gourmet flora adds a touch of spice and dash to […]

Features 27 Mountain Madness Where the boys are. By Molly MacLeod 33 Hot Shots You’ve tested the rest. So this winter, you might as well sip “The Sunlight Deprivation Disorder.” By Molly […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

Winterguide 2010

Features 27 Mountain Madness Where the boys are. By Molly MacLeod 33 Hot Shots You’ve tested the rest. So this winter, you might as well sip “The Sunlight Deprivation Disorder.” By Molly […]

Features 27 The (Not So) Quiet American New York Times reporter David Rohde reveals his feelings about captivity in Afghanistan and inspiration from his Maine roots. By Donna Stuart 31 […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

December 2009

Features 27 The (Not So) Quiet American New York Times reporter David Rohde reveals his feelings about captivity in Afghanistan and inspiration from his Maine roots. By Donna Stuart 31 […]

Features 30 Gilding the Lily The voluptuous interiors of the Victoria Mansion are transformed for holiday tours from November 27 through January 3. From Staff & Wire Reports 38 10 […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

November 2009

Features 30 Gilding the Lily The voluptuous interiors of the Victoria Mansion are transformed for holiday tours from November 27 through January 3. From Staff & Wire Reports 38 10 […]

Features 32 Sex & the Wilderness Survivalistas know there’s no better place to get your fierce on than Maine. By Colin Sargent 41 Riveting Stories The short happy careers of two […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

October 2009

Features 32 Sex & the Wilderness Survivalistas know there’s no better place to get your fierce on than Maine. By Colin Sargent 41 Riveting Stories The short happy careers of two […]

Features 33 “[Maine] Itself Is a Binge” Before we had Martha at Skylands, we had Julia Child in Blue Hill Bay. Join the doyenne as she approves the proofs of […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

September 2009

Features 33 “[Maine] Itself Is a Binge” Before we had Martha at Skylands, we had Julia Child in Blue Hill Bay. Join the doyenne as she approves the proofs of […]

Features 40 Swept Away Forget New Guinea–Margaret Mead should have documented the bizarre subculture of Main Line Philadelphians who still sail 21-foot knockabouts in Winter Harbor. By Donna Stuart 43 […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

July / August 2009

Features 40 Swept Away Forget New Guinea–Margaret Mead should have documented the bizarre subculture of Main Line Philadelphians who still sail 21-foot knockabouts in Winter Harbor. By Donna Stuart 43 […]

Features 60 Dirty, Sexy Things Another boy-meets-gull story. By Colin Sargent 63 West End Pearls For sale this summer: two John Calvin Stevens masterpieces. By Colin Sargent 67 The Unauthorized […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

Summerguide 2009

Features 60 Dirty, Sexy Things Another boy-meets-gull story. By Colin Sargent 63 West End Pearls For sale this summer: two John Calvin Stevens masterpieces. By Colin Sargent 67 The Unauthorized […]

FEATURES 26 Idol Banter American Idol’s Kara DioGuardi finds luck and love on the coast of Maine. Interview by Colin Sargent READ THIS STORY 29 Mixed Greens Couples navigate the […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

May 2009

FEATURES 26 Idol Banter American Idol’s Kara DioGuardi finds luck and love on the coast of Maine. Interview by Colin Sargent READ THIS STORY 29 Mixed Greens Couples navigate the […]