February/March 2015 Archive

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Rebecca Kingsley

By Lewis Turco Peter Ross Perkins and I met in 1953 in New York City after I was transferred from Bainbridge, MD, to serve aboard the U.S.S. Hornet (CVA12), the eighth ship […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

Horneteers

By Lewis Turco Peter Ross Perkins and I met in 1953 in New York City after I was transferred from Bainbridge, MD, to serve aboard the U.S.S. Hornet (CVA12), the eighth ship […]

February/March 2015 The Portland Observatory was built amid great fanfare at the top of Munjoy Hill in 1807. Like the Time & Temperature building, it flashed messages. Flags and pennants […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

S/hipsters

February/March 2015 The Portland Observatory was built amid great fanfare at the top of Munjoy Hill in 1807. Like the Time & Temperature building, it flashed messages. Flags and pennants […]

February/March 2015
Going out with the girls is a time-honored ritual. And it’s a blast.<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below --><!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->
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Portland After Dark: Ladies’ Night

February/March 2015
Going out with the girls is a time-honored ritual. And it’s a blast.






February/March 2015
Discovering the 'new rustic.'<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below --><!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->
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Lake & Lodge

February/March 2015
Discovering the ‘new rustic.’






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 --><!-- 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 […]

February/March 2015
Book now for a nostalgic night to remember.<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below --><!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->
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Rustic for a Night

February/March 2015
Book now for a nostalgic night to remember.






February/March 2015
The Franklin Arterial, reconsidered.<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below --><!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->
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Back to the Future

February/March 2015
The Franklin Arterial, reconsidered.






February/March 2015
Chick magnets: loon parenting is unusually photogenic<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below --><!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->
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Babies On Board

February/March 2015
Chick magnets: loon parenting is unusually photogenic






February/March 2015
Sixties Flashback: Urban Renewal, Go-Go Boots, and an Old Port that was nothing short of scary.<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below --><!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->
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What Were We Thinking? I’ll Tell You.

February/March 2015
Sixties Flashback: Urban Renewal, Go-Go Boots, and an Old Port that was nothing short of scary.






February/March 2015
Natalie DiBenedetto unveils a  new gourmet takeout venue.<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below --><!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->
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The 50-Foot Journey

February/March 2015
Natalie DiBenedetto unveils a new gourmet takeout venue.






February/March 2015
A famous novelist skates into a Power play.<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below --><!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->
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Call Me Kurt

February/March 2015
A famous novelist skates into a Power play.






February 2015
<em>Bonheur </em>on Wharf Street
Follow the cobblestones to the city <em>crêperie.</em>
Wharf Street in Portland is magical on this night as we cross the cobblestones, casting…<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below --><!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->
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The Merry Table

February 2015
Bonheur on Wharf Street
Follow the cobblestones to the city crêperie.
Wharf Street in Portland is magical on this night as we cross the cobblestones, casting…






February/March 2015
Chefs let their imaginations run wild as Maine Restaurant Week stretches to two weeks–March 1 to 14.<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below --><!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->
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Delicious Risks

February/March 2015
Chefs let their imaginations run wild as Maine Restaurant Week stretches to two weeks–March 1 to 14.