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Homer by the Sea

In the wet wash of sand just across the roadway from the Black Point Inn, I find bits of crab and Belon oyster shells, sea glass and seaweed, and then something that I haven’t seen before: a decent portion of a … Continue reading

Cape Elizabeth, Scarborough + SoPo

Inn by the Sea in Cape Elizabeth is just a seven-and-a-half–mile trip from our offices here at 75 Market in downtown Portland. I am looking forward to this luxurious winter weekend getaway on the oceanfront.

The Oyster Lady

Abigail Carroll grows Nonesuch Oysters and a new life for herself in Maine. Rivers and ocean collide at Pine Point in Scarborough, forming jigsaw-puzzle pieces of land that change shape with the tide. Seafood restaurants and houses rise up from the grassy … Continue reading

South Portland, Scarborough + Cape Elizabeth

Photographs + stories by Maine magazine staff   Friday 6:30 p.m. @ Pond Cove IGA On the way over to the hotel we stop at Pond Cove IGA to pick up a bottle of champagne. 7:00 p.m. @ Inn by … Continue reading

Bowling Alleys

Choose a ball, step up to the line, gaze at the pins down the lane, and send the ball rolling. What you hear next—either the crashing of numerous pins against the wood floor or perhaps the clunk from a ball … Continue reading

Nate + Nova, Scarborough

September 13, 2014 | Broadturn Farm in Scarborough Photographs by Courtney Elizabeth   When Nate was living in Brooklyn, New York, Nova was living in Portland with a roommate who happened to be Nate’s best friend. “Every time Nate came for … Continue reading

Margo + Miguel, Scarborough

REAL WEDDINGS-February 2014 Photographs by Matt Cosby June 15 | Scarborough   After Miguel and Margo decided to get married over tearful bowls of wonton soup in Portland, they imagined throwing a simple ceremony—perhaps in Margo’s mother’s backyard—with a bash … Continue reading