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Spring in Maine

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Winter is slowly slithering away here in Boothbay Harbor, and as bad as the winter has been for us soon the air will be filled with the songs of spring.

Ocean Point is beautiful anytime of the year.
Ocean Point in Springtime.

Now, before you go all Bambi, let me explain spring in Maine and then spring in Boothbay Harbor. First and foremost, in the rest of Maine spring is called “mud season”. Between the melting ...

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Welcome Ernestina-Morrissey

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We don’t want to brag, but have we mentioned lately that the men and women that build and repair ships here on the peninsula are some of the finest in the world?

Don’t take our word for it, just ask the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation, who have just awarded a $6M contract to the Boothbay Harbor Shipyard for several years of repair and restoration work on the Ernestina-Morrissey. Like the Bounty before her, we should be able ...

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Spring. . .

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I usually do not “like” Facebook.

Although there are sometimes funny and even poignant communications going back and forth, I have a hard time with a computer application telling me what to do. That is Susan’s job, and Susan’s job alone.

I have no idea where this photo came from, but whoever did it, thanks from a grateful Maine.
Did you get all misty? I did.

If you live anywhere in the north, especially the northeast, you ...

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