Last night my wife Deb put up a report called “Little Town, Big Art.” It’s about how a surprisingly ambitious effort in The Arts—painting, sculpture, photography, drama, music, festivals (like…
“The arts” might seem a frill or nicety. In Eastport, Maine, they’ve been at the center of economic and civic plans and have helped the little city “punch above its weight.”
Eastport's Lesson in Globalization
Generation from currents
Sobering news from the NTSB, but encouraging news from Maine to California
The same kind of ambition you see in political campaigns, races for sports championships, or attempts to score a big IPOâ€”but toward a different end.
Where the Pacific Ocean is east of the Atlantic
East is east, and west is west, and the twain can meet—sort of.
The stories cities tell about themselves, and the difference that makes.
The loss of rail service into a small Maine town has been crippling
A Maine couple defies the odds -- and helps to build community in the process.
I always associate the word “wicked” with the Maine icon L.L.Bean. For good reason: do you know that if you search on the L.L.Bean website for “wicked” that you will…
A town teaches itself to talk positive.
How a school you've (probably) never heard of is preparing students for good jobs.
Shead High School, home of the Tigers, sits on a hill in Eastport, Maine, just a short walk from everything else in town. I went to visit, curious about what…
When ships sailing downwind are sailing east