Bar Harbor

Mount Desert Island in 48 Hours

Friday Afternoon Almost as soon as we’re on the long, flat stretch of road that bridges the mainland to Mount Desert Island, my husband, Sam, pulls over for a quick photo of Oldhouse Cove. Although it’s raining, the weather doesn’t … Continue reading

Mache Bistro

This past winter, Kyle Yarborough was feeling stifled and stuck. The chef and owner of Mache Bistro was tired of cooking the same food every summer. True, the food was excellent, inspired by a varied cooking background that included elements … Continue reading

Dining Rooms with a View

Maine has its fair share of delectable dishes, but what pairs flawlessly with briny raw-bar options and savory entrees? A beautiful setting -something else Maine has in spades. Here are some scenic destinations where window seats and tables on the … Continue reading

Rooms with a View

01 Press Hotel | Portland This boutique hotel on upper Exchange Street in downtown Portland gathered all of its interior inspiration from the building’s history as the former headquarters for the Portland Press Herald. Inside find art installations inspired by … Continue reading

Dr. Edison Liu

PROFILE-January 2014 By Susan Conley Photographs by Greta Rybus Dr. Edison Liu at the Jackson Laboratory in Bar Harbor: “It’s the Humpty Dumpty problem. I’m not saying we’re going to get there, but with the tools we have, I think … Continue reading

Town Hill Bistro

At the end of Crooked Road, across from the firehouse and near the general store, there’s a house that dates back to the late 1800s. It was home to the town surveyor, a school teacher, and a family who ran … Continue reading