At the Animal Refuge League of Greater Portland, older Mainers connect with animals, and everyone benefits.
Neighboring Portland and Sebago Lake, these three communities invite you to explore their historical downtowns, culinary offerings, and outdoor recreational opportunities.
This is not your grandparent’s bowling alley. 33 Elmwood stretches the definition of what a bowling alley is to the point that it’s become something else entirely. And that is to everyone’s benefit. Step inside, and the first impression is … Continue reading
Located between Portland and Sebago Lake, these Cumberland County communities each offer a unique experience, from artisans working in a repurposed Westbrook mill to newcomer MK Kitchen anchoring Gorham’s downtown to Windham’s natural beauty.
Every summer weekend, for many years, my family and I drove Route 302 on the way to our camp in the Lakes Region. When the kids spotted the 20-foot-tall repairman swinging his toolbox, we knew we were getting close. He … Continue reading
At 4 o’clock on a recent afternoon in Westbrook, traffic is backed up due to construction and there’s a light rain falling. Just outside the door of the Frog and Turtle, the Presumpscot River is roaring from the recent precipitation, … Continue reading
Choose a ball, step up to the line, gaze at the pins down the lane, and send the ball rolling. What you hear next—either the crashing of numerous pins against the wood floor or perhaps the clunk from a ball … Continue reading
If you’ve driven down Route 302, you’ve probably seen him, with his blue suitcase and his faded red work shirt. You might remember when the larger-than-life repairman appeared to stroll along the highway, animated by over 300 light bulbs blinking … Continue reading
A-LIST-February Special Wedding Issue 2012 By Joe Ricchio Photographs by Kari Herer 01 Cookies Few things will excite your guests more than a dazzling array of apricot-pistachio biscotti, lavender shortbreads, and both chocolate-espresso cookies and sea salt chocolate-chunk cookies … Continue reading