The capital city of Maine is Augusta. Learn about the Maine state government, including its agencies and operations. Read about living and working in the Pine Tree State, and find Maine travel information.
Learn about urban, suburban, and rural real estate markets in Maine. Real estate agents, buyers, and sellers will appreciate the Maine real estate resources on this page.
Maine is the 39th largest state in the USA; it is bounded by the Canadian provinces of Quebec and New Brunswick to the north, the state of New Hampshire on the southwest, and the Atlantic Ocean on the southeast.
This National Park directory page lists National Parks, Historic Landmarks, and Natural Landmarks in the State of Maine. An interactive Maine map, plus photos and highlights, are included thereon.
Bar Harbor is a picturesque small town in southeastern Maine that is located on the northeast shore of Mount Desert Island. Nearby Acadia National Park contains Cadillac Mountain, the highest point on the eastern seaboard.
Down East is the magazine of Maine. It includes articles on the culture, food, travel, and real estate of Maine. It's an interesting magazine for anyone who likes or wants to visit Maine.
New Hampshire is the 44th largest state in the United States. It is bounded to the north by the Canadian Province of Quebec, to the south by Massachusetts, to the west by Vermont, and to the east by Maine.
There are plenty of excellent surfing spots located on the Atlantic Ocean along the East coast. Learn about them here and find links to surf shops from Maine to Florida.
Contains biographical information about the artist, Dana Professor Emeritus of Art at Bates College. Website includes paintings, drawings, and etchings. Lent maintains a studio in New Hampshire and exhibits in galleries in Maine and New Hampshire.
An early version of MoveOn was begun in 1998 in California, but in 2001, Eli Pariser of Maine began another organization aimed at promoting restraint in our response to 9/11. Pariser later joined forces with the California group. Today MoveOn has more than 3 million members who receive updates by email about events and issues in the current political climate.
L.L. Bean is an American company that markets its merchandise online, through mail-order catalogs, and retail stores. It is based in Freeport, Maine, United States with retail and outlet stores located throughout the Northeast. L.L.Bean specializes in a variety of clothing, shoes and boots, and outdoor recreation equipment.
Founded in 1898, the Old Town Canoe Company made wood and canvas canoes in Old Town, Maine. In 2004, the company was acquired by Johnson Outdoors, and today, this reputable enterprise offers a good selection of both canoes and kayaks.
The following articles provide recent Maine-related news.
The Maine Department of Transportation, Maine Turnpike Authority and New Hampshire Department of Transportation are teaming up on more than $90 million for a new toll plaza and I-95 bridge upgrades to keep traffic flowing
ABC News. Wednesday, 15 May 2019 17:47:27 -0400.
The Maine Senate passed a bill to overhaul how "The Pine Tree State" chooses a U.S. president, giving the power of its Electoral College votes to the national popular vote.
Newsmax. Tuesday, 14 May 2019 20:28:54 EDT.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Democrats have sustained the Democratic governor's first veto of a bill to ban the sale of ethanol-blended gas. The Republican-sponsored bill initially sailed through the Legislature last month. ...
Washington Times. Saturday, 11 May 2019 13:55:57 -0400.
An effort to end all non-medical exemptions for childhood vaccinations in Maine was in limbo on Thursday after the state Senate voted to amend it to allow parents to keep opting out on religious grounds.
Reuters. Friday, 03 May 2019 09:10:09 -0400.
A small Maine company named Flowfold has struck another big deal with L.L. Bean, offering a makeover of the outdoor retailer's famous boot that has hit the ground running with customers.
By Daniel D'ambrosio, Contributor. Forbes. Saturday, 27 Apr 2019 03:27:00 +0000.
Vermont and Maine are the latest states reconsidering Christopher Columbus's legacy by voting to permanently replace Columbus Day with Indigenous Peoples' Day.
Michele Debczak. Mental Floss. Monday, 22 Apr 2019 13:10:00 -0400.