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 […]


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. […]

Home & Property

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 […]


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 […]


Massachusetts Named Fifth Best State for Women

Massachusetts is the fifth friendliest state to women, according to a new report published on the eve of Women’s History Month. New England dominated the […]


UMaine Offering Tuition for Mass. Students at UMass Prices

The University of Maine is drastically cutting tuition for out-of-state students in the Northeast, in an effort to spark some interest in the state’s flagship school. As […]

Home & Property

On the Market: A Historic Maine Inn

121 E Main Street, Searsport, ME Price: $899,000 Size: 10,254 square feet Bedrooms: 12 Baths: 11 full, 2 partial Near the head of Penobscot Bay, six miles north of […]

Home & Property

Made in New England: The Menorasaurus Rex

Lisa Pierce of Portland, Maine, has been selling whimsical candelabras from her Etsy shop, the Vanilla Studio, since July 2014. Since then, her made-to-order menorahs, which are crafted […]

Arts & Entertainment

Two Missing Paintings from Portland, Maine Heist Recovered Near Boston

Two paintings stolen from the Portland Museum of Art in a 2013 heist have been recovered, according to an announcement from the Federal Bureau of […]


Dream Destination: Migis Lodge in South Casco, Maine

Whether it’s covered in a sea of spring flowers, radiant with summertime sun beams, or warmed by fall’s signature oranges and reds, a wedding at Migis Lodge is a […]

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Arts & Entertainment

Maine Beer Co. Releases Dinner #7 This Weekend

Book a hotel room, throw the cooler in the trunk, and zip up your fleece: Maine Beer Co. is releasing its latest batch of the double IPA […]

Arts & Entertainment

Aerosmith Drummer Joey Kramer Is Opening a Restaurant in Maine

This post originally appeared on Vanyaland. While Steven Tyler is busy going country, Aerosmith drummer Joey Kramer is still grinding. This month, it was revealed […]

Home & Property

On the Market: A Private Island in Maine

Pound of Tea Island, Freeport, ME Price: $529,000 Size: 480 square feet Bedrooms: 1 Baths: 1 This rocky .25-acre island, just a short boat ride from South […]


Judges: ‘Ample Evidence’ Maine Treasure Hunter Schemed to Defraud Investors

Federal prosecutors have “ample evidence” that Maine treasure hunter Greg Brooks schemed to defraud investors of at least $8 million in a salvage operation off […]


Best of the Day: Maine Sail Freight Dining Events – August 31, 2015

Welcome to Best of the Day, our daily recommendation for what to check out around town. If you do one thing in Boston today, consider […]