Outdoors

Acadia Park Is Free Today
The National Park Service is celebrating their 101'st birthday today. The party they are throwing includes YOU! Today only, guest are admitted onto the grounds of any national park for free. After all, it's a great day for a day trip over to Acadia...
After “Lobstah,” What’s Next?
It's the time of year when the roads are clogged with out of state visitors. Many of us have entertained friends and family, and there's always the inevitable first question: As a prepared Mainer, you have a token answer for them, and take them out for a good time. Thing is, they're around for more …
Have You Ever Held A…Wild…PIGEON?
Never in my life would I have imagined this happening.  It kind of took us by surprise.  Walking around Liberty Park in NYC, We stopped to have a snack.  Nature Valley Oats N Honey granola bars were on the menu.  We started eating them...and then this happened.
Where’s The Pumpkinhead?
While summer may be (shhhhh) on the decline, the end of July usually brings the arrival of Shipyard's Pumpkinhead. With it, Instagram gold, displaying the novelty of consuming a beer made for autumn. Yeah yeah yeah, we get it. It's 85 degrees and you're on a beach with something desig…
What Have You Learned By Watching YouTube
It's 2017. We don't have time to sit through giant step-by-step guides. Sometimes we have to learn on the fly, or need a refresher on something we're revisiting. I get it, and have used YouTube for a number of "how to" moments, and I know I'm not alone. Yesterda…
Chinese Paper Lanterns Are ILLEGAL In Maine
The Office of the Maine State Fire Marshall is reminding the public that sky lanterns are illegal in the State of Maine.  With wedding season in full swing you might want to take this law into consideration before you release these lil fire starters.  According to the office:
Who Remembers Cottles Place Waterpark In Waterville?
I was reminiscing a little bit yesterday.  Now, I didn't grow up in Maine.  My dad was in the Army and we were stationed in Germany for most of my childhood.  But, there were a few years when I flew to Maine and spent the summertime with my grandparents.  I remember my grand…

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