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Down East Magazine, July 2017

Down East Magazine

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Best of Maine

We spend a year thinking about it, a few months arguing about it, and hours counting your votes for it. Here’s our annual list of Maine’s best everything.

Christina and Me

A novelist reveals what it’s like to spend three years immersed in Christina’s World, Andrew Wyeth’s most famous — and divisive, and enigmatic — work.

By Christina Baker Kline

Peaceful & Pristine

Residents of Grand Lake Stream have safeguarded thousands of acres of forest. Now they’re fighting for their community’s future.

By Caitlin Shetterly


Where in Maine?


The Mail

North by East

Opinions, Advisories, and Musings from the Length and Breadth of Maine

Down East Dispatches

News You May Have Missed

Mountain Maven

A Hike with Aislinn Sarnacki

A Tempestuous Term

Choppy Water for Sea Grant

Talk of Maine

Colby College Goes to Town


Living the Maine Life


A Chapel Conversion


Waterfront Wonder

Making it in Maine

Wild Blueberry Bubbly


Zucchini Fritters

My Maine

Building a Fort


Food, Drink, Arts, and Culture in Maine


Portland’s Tipo


From the Top in Mount Vernon


Jonathan and Kate Mess


Culture on Campus

On the cover: Popham Beach in Phippsburg by Benjamin Williamson

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