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Maine I Love by Prentice “Skip” Strong & Dave Gelinas

Photos from the Penobscot Bay & River Pilots Association

Welcome Downeast

Dandelion wine, salamanders, and bunchberries

Farewell to a Beloved Bridge

Since 1926, the arched bridge over Blue Hill’s reversing falls had been a local icon until it was torn down in 2022.

New faces, new boats, and going green

Marine business news, shrink wrap recycling, and marquee letter repair

Letters to the Editor — May/June 2023

Weather, lobster buoys, and Windseye



The Maine Rites of Spring

A new season of chores

The Maine I Love — Cynthia Fitzmorris

A Southern Maine photographer

Summer Planning

By the potbellied stove

Awanadjo Almanack — March/April 2023

Stacking wood, turning toward spring, and so many birds

A Passion for Building in Wood

Boatbuilder Peter Buxton specializes in wood

History and Humbleness in the 8-Foot Dinghy Sea Weed

The joy of a humble fiberglass skiff

Summer Memories and a Family Cottage

This summer cottage anchors family, history, and simple living

Mushroom buoys & a hybrid ferry

Innovative projects, scientific studies, and a wayward seal pup

Letters to the Editor — March/April 2023

Lobster pots, land preservation, IOD rock stars