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Down East Magazine, June 2015

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SoPo So Good

A town once know for its car culture is enjoying a pedestrian renaissance – and with it a burst of fresh energy. Is South Portland the Brooklyn to Portland’s Manhattan?

50 Shades of Chambray

How Saco-Biddeford’s textile mills launched a titillating 19th-century paperback phenomenon. Prepare to be scandalized.

Becoming Wild

A young family of tenderfoots finds a gentle introduction to the North Woods at a cozy backcountry lodge.

Let’s Drink Maine Beer!

Maine’s craft beer scene is buzzing like never before. Join us for a couple of cold ones?


Where in Maine?

Can you identify this dining spot?

Editor’s Note

Maine History

Letters to the Editor

What You Said

Your Maine

What’s your favorite Maine libation?

What’s in a Picture

Portland’s Humble Expo at 100

Other Views

Commentary from around Maine

Peonies in Bloom

Falmouth’s Gilsland Farm Shows Its Colors In June


Passive Solar in Parsonsfield

Making it Maine

The Bag Ladies of Erda


A Summer Frittata

Room With a View

Once Bitten


What to Do in Maine This Month


Bao Bao Dumpling House

June Calendar

Go Here. Do this. See that.

From Our Archives: June 1985

A look back at Down East thirty years ago

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