Animating the Future

Animation artist Adam Fisher brings his stop-motion film experience to MECA’s newest major

48 Hours in Portland

In a city known nationally for its progressive food scene and Old Port charm, it’s the history and people that make Maine’s largest city truly one-of-a-kind.

Mussel Men

A growing aquaculture operation thrives in Casco Bay’s clean, clear waters

American Dreamer

At the Greater Portland Immigrant Welcome Center, Alain Nahimana supports new Mainers like himself to help them succeed in their new home

Food Trucks

Food truck menus are small but mighty, much like the teams that own and operate them. The entrepreneurs behind these mobile restaurants focus on quality ingredients and thoughtful offerings.

Beautiful Imperfections

An almost-perfect apartment in the West End is filled with antique finds, clever fixes, and ones-of-a-kind artworks


With a combination of New England seaside charm and metropolitan energy, the stylish seaport of Portland is home to historic buildings, award-winning restaurants, and a working waterfront. The abundance of unique, locally owned boutiques, eateries, and markets provides something for everyone in Maine’s largest city.