“This is a unique, without any reason, parade. This is for fun.”
“You think a tomato’s a tomato, but they’re actually drastically different.”
One of Maine’s smallest creatures could soon find itself on the federal endangered species list.
When the ink is finally dry on the legal paperwork for the new corporation and the deal is done, the two Rock City coffee businesses will join a growing number of Maine companies that have moved to an employee-owned model.
Sarah Smiley: Feelings of being “different” when you are new to Maine are not fiction. Neither is the immense sense of pride people have in this state — for good reason. But these divisions stymie growth and turn away people who will love Maine as much as we do.
“We have not seen the moose eating the broccoli the last few years like we were before the controlled hunt,” Emily Smith of Smith Farms in Presque Isle said. “Those moose, they really do like the broccoli.”
“We wanted students to feel more connected to the their food. We wanted to promote healthy living.”