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Artist John Swan's work on display at St Joseph's Rehabilitation and Residence-Portland 7/12 4-6p

Artist John Swan's work on display at St Joseph's Rehabilitation and Residence-Portland    7/12 4-6p

Renowned Portland artist John Swan's works are usually on display in galleries in various parts of the world.

Linda Bean’s Maine Kitchen & Topside Tavern Opens Opposite L.L. Bean Flagship

New Freeport Restaurant Features Unique Coastal Fare Freeport, Maine – July 11, 2011 – Linda Bean, granddaughter of Maine retailer L L Bean, opened a destination restaurant & tavern across from his flagship store under fire of the huge 4th of July turnout in Freeport for extended holiday celebrations.
       Linda Bean’s Maine Kitchen & Topside Tavern has for the first time in decades established an eatery in the central square, which was taken over during boom years for national retail outlet stores.   The site most recently housed a Bath & Bodyworks, and a Zale’s jewelry store.  It now seats 240 diners including outside patio and balcony seating for people watchers.
 A dining balcony has been built from the second floor of the tavern, on the original 1790 site of Holbrook Tavern, allowing unimpeded viewing through an all glass railing.   Architect for the project was David Matero of Bath.  Local Fre

Azure Cafe and a few other businesses in Freeport were yarn bombed for the 4th of July!

Azure Cafe and a few other businesses in Freeport were yarn bombed for the 4th of July!

Maine's Simply Divine Brownies Achieves Remarkable Growth of Freeport Store & Apple Shed Bakery

Maine's Simply Divine Brownies Achieves Remarkable Growth of Freeport Store & Apple Shed Bakery

Company Sales Approach Half a Million Dollars

FREEPORT and KENTS HILL, ME – June 8, 2011 – Simply Divine Brownies, a gourmet brownie company in Maine offering a suite of scrumptious innovations baked from scratch with love, laughter and confection, announced today the company has achieved remarkable growth and success, with sales approaching half a million dollars, one year after moving to its new Freeport retail location and opening The Apple Shed Bakery in Kents Hill.

Simply Divine Brownies’ Freeport store, next to the L.L. Bean Outlet, has seen its traffic and sales increase significantly since moving to the new location last year. The Apple Shed Bakery, bakery and Simply Divine’s brownie production center with views of Sugarloaf and Mt. Blue at its location, has enabled Simply Divine Brownies to bake its signature brownie products more efficiently and inexpensively.

Facebook Maine Social Mixer

Facebook Maine Social Mixer

Monday, June 6 · 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Havana South
44 Wharf St.
Portland, Maine

Maine's social network returns for a fun-filled casual mixer at Havana South! We'll have a complementary appetizer buffet, drink specials, great conversations/connections and much more. Bring your friends!

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Havana South - http://www.havanamaine.com

I'm a fan of Stonyfield Cafe in Falmouth!

I'm a fan of Stonyfield Cafe in Falmouth!

I'm a HUGE fan of the salads at Stonyfield Cafe. Always great service. Easy to get in and out at lunchtime. They are kid friendly and even have a little play area too.

Check them out: http://www.stonyfieldcafe.com/

Stonyfield Café 
240 US Route One 
Falmouth, Maine 04105 
207.781.8889 (p)

 

 

 

Maine Inns Raise Funds for Habitat for Humanity

BnBFinder.com sends its support to Maine Bed and Breakfasts involved in the “Hospitality for Habitat” Charity Event

New York, Mar. 30 – Beginning April 25, 2011 and ending May 27, 2011, bed and breakfasts and inns in Maine will be participating in a special charity event benefitting Habitat for Humanity.  BnBFinder.com, a top ranked bed and breakfast online directory, supports these inns and the work they are doing.

The Maine Innkeepers Association (MEIA) has announced the 8th Annual Hospitality for Humanity program, a fund-raising event that benefits local chapters of Habitat for Humanity.  Habitat for Humanity is a nonprofit, ecumenical Christian housing ministry seeking to eliminate poverty housing and homelessness from the world and to make decent shelter a matter of conscience and action.