• Posts Tagged ‘holiday’

    Friday Features & Finds (Holiday Circus Edition)

    by  • December 6, 2013 • Things To Do • 0 Comments


      Tonight is the First Friday Art Walk, an event which promises to be the most epic evening in the history of the Art Walk. In addtion to all the regular Art Walk activities, they are closing Congress St to vehicular traffic from 6 – 8 pm.  The street closure will extend from State Street (the intersection […]

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    Echoes of a world gone by: Holiday shopping and revelry at the Wadsworth-Longfellow House and Maine Historical Society

    by  • December 19, 2011 • Shopping, Things To Do • 0 Comments


    Victoria Mansion is a movie star. Beautiful, spectacular, and one of a kind.  But sitting right in the middle of Congress Street, anchoring the downtown, is another lovely lady – somewhat older, somewhat more conservative, but every bit as elegant and beautiful: the Wadsworth-Longfellow house and the Maine Historical Society. I’d wager that most people […]

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    ‘Buy Local’ at the Maine Mall

    by  • December 8, 2011 • Buy Local, Shopping • 0 Comments

    Center for Maine Craft

    Sometimes,  you just have to go to the mall. Last night I had to go to the mall, because my son wanted to see Santa (to ask him a Very Important Question – he’s thinks it’s unfair, you see, that naughty kids get coal), and although Santa does visit other local shops, our weekend is […]

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