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Fall Preview: Get out...and play

This issue is bursting with ways to amuse yourself this autumn — art, theater, books, TV, movies, food. We’ve rounded up a few more activities that defied such classic classifications — outdoor fun, mostly, but some suggestions for rainy days as well.
Fall may be the best time in Maine
By DEIRDRE FULTON  |  September 17, 2010

Bad times for the good earth

You could say that the plight of the Massachusetts farmer began during the Great Ice Age, when the Laurentide Ice Sheet scraped over New England leaving poor soil and, as one farmer put it, "rocks, rocks, rocks."
How are we going to keep them down on the farm?
By D.C. DENISON  |  August 14, 2009
Portland Music Foundation Mixer/ the Orchards at Slainte

Portland Music Foundation Mixer/ the Orchards at Slainte

Elsewhere: the Portland Music Foundation hosts another free mixer for prospective members at Port City Music Hall at 6 pm (504 Congress St.; see
By webteam  |  June 24, 2009