Kate DiCamillo has twice won children’s literature’s highest honor for novels she’s written. But her new picture book is nearly wordless, with only variations on a short musical syllable. What connects “La La La” (Candlewick Press) to “Flora & Ulysses,” “The Tale of Despereaux” and other… Read More
In this edition: 1) Check out youth ski programs in Presque Isle and Fort Kent. 2) Give cross country skiing and snowshoeing a try in Houlton. 3) Learn about birds in Presque Isle and Fort Fairfield. Plus lots more! Happy trails! Events:… Read More
BANGOR – Pianist Jenny Q Chai brings a blend of contemporary and classical music with a message to Husson University’s Gracie Theatre on Thursday, Feb. 1, with an abbreviated hour-long concert at 1 p.m. and the full-length program at 7 p.m. “Ms. Chai titled this multimedia… Read More
On a cold, clear, moonless night in the middle of winter, all is not quite what it seems in the remote, mythical town of Almost, Maine. As the northern lights hover in the star-filled sky above, Almost’s residents find themselves falling in and out of love in unexpected… Read More
    SOUTH PORTLAND — Don Roy, fiddle, Cindy Roy, piano and step dancing, Jay Young, bass, have been playing together for more than 25 years. They deliver tight, seamless sets of tunes in the FrancoAmerican musical tradition. Audiences are quickly caught up in the trio’s energy and joy. Read More