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Campanelle with Chanterelles (Pasta with Mushrooms)

This pasta dish is light and satisfying, and Chanterelle mushrooms are in peak season mid-late summer. The meatiness and flavor of the mushrooms are a perfect meat substitute for a delicious vegetarian dish. The lemon juice and white wine cut through the richness of the sauce and the result is …
Alison and Kevin Klucher of Maryland enjoy a menacing photo op with Blackbeard the Pirate, played by Al Simmons of Friendship, at the 67th annual Maine Lobster Festival in Rockland on Wednesday. It's Simmons' first year in the role, though he shadowed the previous scurvy dog for two seasons.

Crowds roll in for the Maine Lobster Festival

ROCKLAND, Maine — The grounds of the Maine Lobster Festival were crowded early Wednesday afternoon as the 67th annual summer event kicked off on the city’s waterfront. Chuck Kruger, president of the festival board, said organizers are optimistic about turnout for the festival. He said advanced bookings at local lodgings …

Fresh pea and basil risotto

This creamy, comforting dish combines freshly shelled peas and bright summery basil in a Fresh Pea and Basil Risotto recipe. My first week living in Maine, a colleague invited me over for a barbecue. The day turned out to be gloomy and drizzly, so we congregated in her kitchen — …
Michael Rhoads (left)of Bread Alone Bakery in Kingston, New York,  an instructor at the Wood-Fired Production Bakery Workshop, helps Johnny Miley properly fold dough during the 2014 Kneading Conference in Skowhegan on Friday.

Bakeries on the rise in Maine: Skowhegan event energizes entrepreneurs

SKOWHEGAN, Maine — Amy Tyson and her husband, Zachary, had …

South Portland farmers market looks to overcome almost yearly moves, slow start

SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine — The South Portland Farmers Market, in …
Maine Lobster Festival head lobster cooker Peter Smith unloads a basketful of steamed lobsters in 2012.

Maine Lobster Festival and cruising with Shipyard Brewing

Rock lobster Lobster rolls, lobster shooters, lobster everything. It must …

Gather blueberries while you may

Nothing lingers in summer. Things bloom, fruit and fade so …

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