The Surprising Rural Health-Care Legacy of the '60s
Eastport Grapples with Health-Care
'Local, Local, Local':
How a Small Newspaper Survives
The Gift of a Public Library
A legacy that continues.
Flying Down East
Headed back to Eastport
A report on progress in Eastport.
A Big Step for Little Eastport
A new life for the Seacoast Canning Company
All Progress Is Local:
New Year's Notes from Around the Country
Update on the Eastport Saga
The never-say-die city
The Ebbs and Flows of Coastal Maine
Quoddy Village was built ahead of its time
Cattle Drives in Down East Maine
Little Town, Big Art
The arts at the center of economic and civic plans
The World Comes to a Tiny Town
Eastport's Lesson in Globalization
Eastport Update: Electric Power from the Sea
Generation from currents
Why an F-16 Hit a Cessna, and Some More-Upbeat Updates
Sobering news from the NTSB, but encouraging news from Maine to California
From Xizhou to Eastport to Ajo: Big Dreams in Small Towns
The same kind of ambition you see in political campaigns, races for sports championships, or attempts to score a big IPO—but toward a different end.
A Field Trip to America's Public Libraries
How they serve the needs of their communities
East, West, and Points in Between
Where the Pacific Ocean is east of the Atlantic
There's a Reason They Call It 'Eastport'
East is east, and west is west, and the twain can meet -- sort of
On the Limits, but Also the Power, of Local Narratives
The stories cities tell about themselves, and the difference that makes.
When Rails Make the Difference, From Down East to the Southwest
The loss of rail service into a small Maine town has been crippling
Building a Museum: Report From Down East
A Maine couple defies the odds -- and helps to build community in the process.
'Tis the L.L.Bean Season
For Pinball Wizards and Wicked Good Wieners
Career-Oriented Education vs. the Liberal Arts
Readers weigh in with compelling opinions on Maine Maritime Academy, liberal-arts colleges, and big questions.
Do You Speak Eastport?
A town teaches itself to talk positive.
Who Are You Calling a Vocational School?
In Defense of Maine Maritime
An Educational Surprise From Down East: Maine Maritime Academy
How a school you've (probably) never heard of is preparing students for good jobs.
Report from Rural Maine
What it takes to make a school
Down East Down Under
When ships sailing downwind are sailing east
Small Town, Big Tides, Bigger Ambitions
Ocean Renewable Power in Eastport
Two Ways of Looking at a Landing
"The sea gull ... that would have been the worst."
Flying Up Down East
Travel to Eastport
Eastport Road Map
Global Meets Local in a Very Small Town
Eastport on Marketplace
Hearing voices you won't forget, from a small group of inventive and determined people.
Eastport, Maine, Population 1,300
On a per capita basis, one of the grittiest and most inventive places in America.
Notes Cheering and Otherwise, From an American Frontier
Where the country first sees the sunlight each day.
Now, for More Good News About America: Avidyne to the Rescue!
When you have the opportunity to give a deserved compliment, don't let it pass.