Morning Links - Monday July 8, 2024


The Used at State Theatre in Portland, ME πŸ› Loud Hailer Magazine

Asylum Seekers

Waste of the Day: Portland Money Went to Roach-Infested Hotel πŸ› RealClear Investigations


Walgreens is closing five stores in Maine - WMTW Portland πŸ› WMTW

Buy Local

Southern Maine - dog boarding and training πŸ› Reddit

Rabelais Books Pops-up for the Summer in Black Boxes on Washington Avenue πŸ› Munjoy Hill News

Terrarium hobbyists - what's a good place in the area to buy small plants? πŸ› Reddit


Aviation enthusiasts enjoy pancakes and planes at Spurwink Farm’s 27th annual fly-in πŸ› Portland Press Herald


Groups working to clean up Gulf of Maine, beachgoers can help πŸ› WGME

Food and Drink

Duckfat’s trailblazing owners talk about the early days, their restaurants and their decision to retire πŸ› Portland Press Herald

Maxwell’s Farm Closing πŸ› Portland Food Map

Maxwell's Strawberry Farm closing after 51 years - YouTube - WMTW-TV

Calling all Vegans πŸ› Reddit


Throwback Photo: A flooded Bayside Park in 1939 πŸ› Portland Press Herald

Rangeley Lake House, Rangeley, Maine. - Morning Meal - Tuesday, July 28, 1925. πŸ› Reddit

Anyone really missing some of their fave spots that are no longer with us? πŸ› Reddit


Auburn arson and shootout turn Maine’s public defender crisis into a blame game πŸ› Sun Journal


Explore Acadia National Park by bicycle on historic carriage roads πŸ› Bangor Daily News

3 perfect spots for kayaking and canoeing in the Bangor area πŸ› Bangor Daily News

10 places in Maine to hike with your dog πŸ› Bangor Daily News


Portland man accused of threatening judiciary member and ex-partner πŸ› WGME


Watch these baby moose with their mom πŸ› Bangor Daily News

Brewer Lake and Fields Pond πŸ› Reddit

Sunday Photos: July 7th, 2024 πŸ› Daily Bulldog


RFK Jr. coming to Maine for campaign stop - YouTube - WMTW-TV


Maine has spent nearly $1.6M reviewing its embattled child welfare system πŸ› Bangor Daily News

Things to Do

Tickets on sale for July 19 shows from Joe Bonamassa in Bangor, Old Crow Medicine Show in Portland πŸ› Portland Press Herald

12 hidden gems of this year’s Maine International Film Festival πŸ› Portland Press Herald

Go a little farther afield and find a Maine summer fair for you πŸ› Portland Press Herald

Kennebunks garden tour, Moxie Festival, East Bayside block party πŸ› Portland Press Herald

Get tickets to Opera Maine’s β€˜Aida’ on July 25 and 28 πŸ› Portland Press Herald

Enjoy a free Maine Pops Concert Band show in Portland’s Heseltine Park πŸ› Portland Press Herald

Tribute to Joni Mitchell celebrates 50 years of β€˜Court and Spark’ πŸ› Portland Press Herald