Editor’s Note: The Best of Bud is a compilation of advice and recipes gathered by the late Ralph W. “Bud” Leavitt who retired as the Bangor Daily News executive sports editor and outdoor editor … Read More
    The cover painting for “12 Months in Maine” by artist Tom Hennessey’s was inspired after several camping experiences in northern Maine in the summer of 1975. Read More
    Editor’s Note: The Best of Bud is a compilation of some of the advice and recipes gathered by the late Ralph W. “Bud” Leavitt who retired as the Bangor Daily News executive sports editor and outdoor editor in the fall of 1988. He continued to write a weekly… Read More
    Ben Pike is one of those all-purpose, all-weather state o’ Mainers. He is at home wearing a natty Brooks Bros. business suit or comfortably clad in a rumpled guide’s hat and worn-down Bean hunting boots. Read More
    Editor’s Note: The Best of Bud is a compilation of some of the advice and recipes gathered by the late Ralph W. “Bud” Leavitt, who retired as the Bangor Daily News executive sports editor and … Read More
    Editor’s Note: The Best of Bud is a compilation of some of the advice and recipes gathered by the late Ralph W. “Bud” Leavitt who retired as the Bangor Daily News executive sports editor and outdoor editor in the fall of 1988. He continued to write a weekly… Read More
    Our fishing party included former North Carolina governor and then Secretary of Commerce Luther H. Hodges, the Cincinnati Enquirer’s outdoor columnist David Roberts, and the late Art Smith, the artistic outdoor historian of the New York Herald tribune. Read More
    Editor’s Note: The Best of Bud is a compilation of advice and recipes gathered by the late Ralph W. “Bud” Leavitt who retired as the Ban-gor Daily News executive sports editor and outdoor editor in the fall of 1988. He continued to write a weekly column until his… Read More
    Colleague V. Paul Reynolds is a law and order man, a resident of Winterport and a member of a hunting club, “Skulkers of Seboeis,” lettered for a creation he daringly calls Seboeis Stew. Read More
    Editor’s Note: The Best of Bud is a compilation of some of the advice and recipes gathered by the late Ralph W. “Bud” Leavitt who retired as the Bangor Daily News executive sports editor and … Read More
    Editor’s Note: The Best of Bud is a compilation of some of the advice and recipes gathered by the late Ralph W. “Bud” Leavitt who retired as the BDN’s executive sports editor and outdoor … Read More
    Editor’s Note: The Best of Bud is a compilation of some of the advice and recipes gathered by the late Ralph W. “Bud” Leavitt who retired as the BDN’s executive sports editor and outdoor … Read More