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Beer on a budget: ‘Craft lite,’ and a trip To Trader Joe’s
Beer is often referred to as "an affordable luxury."
Bottles and cans and just clap your hands
| February 22, 2013
Shamayel seeks a little lamb
Twenty-one years ago Shamayel Kargar and her husband had a hankering for good lamb.
And finds it not far from Portland at all
| July 29, 2011
Bill threatens Bayside Glacier and local lobsters
The Bayside Glacier has returned, towering over Trader Joe's — a three-story high pile of snow collected from downtown streets and sidewalks. It's one of several city-designated "snow dumps," the largest of which is behind the overflow airport parking l
Legal Wranglings Dept.
| February 25, 2011
Staying 'classy' over food
As many problems as there are in society over racial and ethnic hang-ups, I've long maintained that the bigger separator of people in this country (and probably most nations) is socioeconomic class.
Trader Joe's comes to Portland
| January 07, 2011
Looking back on 2010: Maine goes red
There were big wins, big defeats, encouraging signs, and disappointments. Here's a look at what Maine enjoyed — and endured — in 2010.
Republicans take over Augusta, Portland cops go online, gay rights stay center stage, and more!
| December 24, 2010
Searching Trader's shelves
What should we make of the craze for cheap Trader Joe's wines that has overtaken Portland?
In which we sample Joe's cheap wines
| December 03, 2010
It's (still) the bread
Just about the time you're calculating how many more beers you can suck down before last call, Scott Anderson is waking up.
Rosemont builds a bigger bakery
| August 20, 2010
About that Trader Joe's...
The Christian Science Monitor Web site has a really interesting post detailing the machinations that may well lead to a Trader Joe's opening here in...
| April 21, 2010
Trader Joe's on the way?
Maybe those online petitions and Facebook groups do work. Word on the street is getting pretty thick...
| July 06, 2009
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