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Maine's Great Little Summer Getaway

AP | By BETH J. HARPAZ | Posted 08.05.2014 | Travel

VINALHAVEN ISLAND, Maine (AP) — Take a ferry to picturesque Vinalhaven Island in Penobscot Bay off the Maine coast for great biking, good food, beau...

Rockweed: Failing Down the Food Chain

Peter Neill | Posted 06.09.2014 | Green
Peter Neill

This weed constitutes shelter for such species, an incubation place for plankton, sea urchins, periwinkles, and other shellfish, young adult lobsters, and other coastal animals, above and below the waterline, that forage there for nutrition.

Wild Blueberry Tart

Rosie DeQuattro | Posted 10.08.2012 | Taste
Rosie DeQuattro

Local blueberries are in full harvest mode. On my way back from a week spent on North Haven, a quiet and radiant island in Penobscot Bay, I stopped along Route 1 in Maine to buy wild blueberries, the state's signature fruit.

Cast Your Cares To The Wind On a Maine Windjammer Cruise

Wicked Good Travel Tips | Posted 09.24.2011 | Travel
Wicked Good Travel Tips

Schooners that once carried lumber, granite, fish and ice on routes stretching as far south as the West Indies, now welcome passengers on 3 to 6 day excursions.

Tom Zeller Jr.

Wind Power Noise Dispute On Tranquil Maine Island Intensifies

HuffingtonPost.com | Tom Zeller Jr. | Posted 07.24.2011 | Green

While thousands of wind power enthusiasts and industry representatives gather in Anaheim Calif. for Windpower 2011, the American Wind Power Associatio...