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These New England Members of Congress Have Taken NRA Cash

In the wake of the Orlando gay nightclub shooting, the deadliest in U.S. history, it’s important to realize why even after 49 people are gunned down […]

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Maine Wants to Reward You for Moving There

“What if I lived here?” is a dreamy thought that pops into the heads of vacationers everywhere. But if your summer vacation plans include quality […]

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Throwback Thursday: Maine Becomes the First State to Outlaw Alcohol

Maine has the unique honor of being the home state to Prohibition. It was born there on June 2, 1851 when the state enacted the […]

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Portland Head Light Is Clad in Scaffolding

UPDATE: The lighthouse’s scaffolding was removed to reveal a new coat of paint on June 10. To the dismay of swarms of tourists this weekend, the country’s most […]

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Breeze Easy

A family finds peace, beauty, and rare sea glass at their coastal Maine retreat.

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Good Natured

Native plants and perennials abound in these enviable Maine gardens by landscape architect Matthew Cunningham.

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Southern Maine Vacation Homes for Sale at Three Price Points

What You Get for $750,000 In the heart of York Harbor, this newly renovated four-bedroom home balances turn-of-the-century charm with modern luxuries. From the comfort […]

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Maine Museum Offers $20,000 for Meteorite

If whatever caused the fireball that streaked across the skies over New England and parts of Canada early Tuesday morning is indeed a meteorite, it […]

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John Oliver Wonders How Maine Gov. Paul LePage Got Elected

At times, Maine Gov. Paul LePage is larger than life. A little over a week after vetoing a bill that would have increased access to […]

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Bar Harbor Named One of the 20 Best Small Towns in America

Just one New England locale made it onto Smithsonian magazine’s 20 best small towns to visit in 2016. Bar Harbor, Maine, earned a spot on the list, […]

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Maine Gov. Paul LePage Says People from India Are ‘the Worst Ones’ to Understand

Maine Gov. Paul LePage, fresh off vetoing a bill that would’ve provided greater access to the lifesaving overdose drug Narcan, told attendees of a state […]

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Maine’s Gov. LePage Vetoes Bill Giving Increased Access to Lifesaving Narcan

Maine Gov. Paul LePage vetoed a bill Thursday aimed at providing over-the-counter access to the overdose antidote drug naloxone, arguing that it “serves only to perpetuate […]

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Maine High School Student Says Teachers Made Fun of Him for His Trump Hat

A high school student in South Portland, Maine, says his teachers made fun of him for wearing a hat supporting Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump. […]

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Either-Or: A Maine Island Retreat vs. a South End Condo

Welcome to Either-Or, where we compare two listings with the same price—one in Boston and one outside. Build your own conclusions. Exorbitant housing costs in Boston […]

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This Maine College Is Eliminating Its Mailboxes

Freshman year at college, few things are as comforting as a care package from home, heralded by a yellow slip in your mailbox. Or even […]