Beauty Abounds in Maine

Now could quite possibly be the most beautiful time of year in Maine.  True, the bathing-suit, sun-drenched beach days of summer are behind us.  But this time of year, God does something amazing – he becomes an artist. Every fall, the trees here burst with color. The sky becomes an liquid, unmatched blue.  The weather
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Shipbuilding Still Thrives in Kennebunkport

In my last post I briefly mentioned the rich shipbuilding history of the Kennebunks. During the first half of the 19th century, Kennebunkport, which is now home to whale-watching ships, lobster boats and pleasure boats, was an industrial landscape where Nathaniel Lord (owner of the Captain Lord Mansion) built his ships. Much of the harbor
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