LIFE DOWNEAST
    A friend of mine visiting Downeast for the first time mentioned shortly after arriving that he noticed a drastic change in the air and in the light. Paraphrasing, he commented, “The air is tinged with the scent of salt, and the light is brighter. Everything here seems so… Read More
    GEORGE'S OUTDOOR NEWS
    Linda and I once went on a whale watching adventure out of Campobello Island, and we saw many whales. We got so close to one, that when it blew, the water drenched all of us in the back of the boat! We also boated right up… Read More
    INSPIRE HEALTHY LIVING
    If you watch any videos on line, I’m sure you have seen an ad for Misfits Market and heard their tagline: “Always Fresh, Sometimes Normal”. Their amazing tagline is my spirit animal and I am smitten with it! I came across this organic produce subscription service… Read More
    SENIORS NOT ACTING THEIR AGE
    Hidden away in the rural community of Carthage, except for locals Webb River is relatively unknown. Three exceptions are whitewater boaters, avid fishermen and Russ. Each spring, scores of enthusiastic paddlers converge on the Webb as soon as ice is out for some excellent Class II/III… Read More
    GEORGE'S OUTDOOR NEWS
    I’ve been waiting a long time for a travel book focused on my favorite place, Down East Maine. So I have to thank Rich Bard for his exceptional book, Beyond Acadia – Exploring The Bold Coast Of Down East Maine, published by Down East books. I’ve… Read More
    JEFF SOLARI'S SPORTS CHOWDAH
    By Sterling Pingree- Sports Chowdah The NBA is a reality show and I don’t mean that as a compliment. From my research, the National Basketball Association is in the midst of the Finals but from all reports on ESPN, social media and podcasts these are the lead storylines:… Read More
    GEORGE'S OUTDOOR NEWS
    The Maine Natural Areas Program in the Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry is excited to announce the publication of Maine Invasive Plants Field Guide.  This 3.75 x 8” field guide covers… Read More
    GEORGE DANBY | EDITORIAL CARTOONIST
    Maine’s congressional delegation wants aid for lobstermen. The industry is coping with many problems alongside the trade fight. It’s facing a bait shortage and new fishing rules to protect endangered North Atlantic right whales. Read More
    GEORGE'S OUTDOOR NEWS
    Linda and I have been avid birders for about 20 years and I wish we’d started way before that because birding adds a lot to all of your trips. And we have great bird habitat at our house. We’ve enjoyed seeing new birds from Texas to Italy, and… Read More
    THE DRIVE
    By Mark Paulette, This week’s MLB Draft saw Cody Lawyerson, from Moscow, ME, selected in the 14th Round by the Minnesota Twins. That got me thinking…what does the state’s all-time MLB squad look like? In total, there have been 76 players born in the state of… Read More
    PULSE MARKETING INSIGHTS
    Email is a great way to communicate with your past, current, and prospective customers, keeping them engaged and informed about your business’s offerings. However, as your email list grows, it can be difficult to keep track of a large number of contacts, as well as the kinds of information these contacts are interested in. Luckily, with the help of an inbound marketing platform, email marketing automation can be implemented to help your business manage your emails and contacts. Read More