What is Your Lobster IQ?

Everything you ever wanted to know about lobster! (Or almost everything!) Today, many people consider lobster a delicacy.  In fact, you have to pay dearly for a really good lobster feast.  However, lobsters were once so plentiful that Native Americans used them as fertilizer and fish bait!  Also, in Colonial times they were considered poverty
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March in Maine is Sweet!

Did you know that this is a busy time of year for our state’s maple trees?  Even in the dregs of winter, Maine has something sweet to offer, as the maple sugaring season gets underway. It starts usually in late February when the sap, called “sweetwater” flows through the trees.  The trees are tapped, and
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Three Reasons to Take A Southern Maine Coast Lighthouse Tour!

A Southern Maine Coast Lighthouse Tour! The Captain Lord Mansion of Kennebunkport, which is located on the southern coast of Maine has several itineraries to assist you with a self-guided tour of lighthouses located from Nubble Light  in York to Portland Head Light in Portland. The first reason is that these historical buildings are situated
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What is better than free?

I know it is on the homepage of our Captain Lord Mansion website, but I just can’t talk about it enough: Come for any two nights in March and get the third night for FREE! And I’m not talking some obscure weeknight that is inconvenient. This special applies to weekends, too. Basically, rates start at
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Winter can’t last forever…and sadly, nor do our pets!

Winter is loosening its grip. But its not going to give up without a fight. Here’s how I know: A few days ago officials from the National Weather Service and U.S. Geological Survey told us Maine reached a new low this winter: As in NEGATIVE 50 DEGREES BELOW ZERO! The reading was taken at 7:30
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