John Ford Statue

by Kelly Clinton | Photograph by Andrew Cantillo Honoring a Portland-raised moviemaker On Gorham’s Corner in Portland is a bronze and granite statue of John Ford sitting cross-legged in a director’s chair. Ford (1894-1973) was a film director who created … Continue reading

Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens

A vibrant seaside garden in Boothbay   A group of dedicated midcoast residents dreamed of creating a botanical garden in Maine. The dream found its roots in an ideal Boothbay setting, and support for a garden on the coast, where horticulture, education, and research would take … Continue reading