The Maine
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Bar Harbor Bed Races, November 9, 2013

photographs and text by Jennifer Steen Booher What happens in a tourist town when tourist season is over? In Bar Harbor, we have a┬áPajama Sale┬áto celebrate. Stores open at 6am, with coffee, doughnuts, and discounts for anyone who comes in their pajamas. This year was the 19th annual Pajama Sale, and it has become enough […]

Tom Brownell and Moving Adventuress

photographs and text by Maria Simpson for Rockport Marine Over the course of the year, I give a lot of tours to school classes. Although the teachers sometimes balk as their charges frolic through the heavy machinery and scaffolding, kids generally love the boatyard. For some kids, it is even a real “a-ha” moment–that they […]

Maine Farmland Trust