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Beauty and the Shoreway

The views of Casco Bay from the Spring Point Shoreway are spectacular.  As you look out onto the ocean, islands bask like jewels and white sailboats float on the sparkling waters. In early summer wild roses creep along the fence and berry … Continue reading

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Pownalborough Court House and Ladyslippers

We chose that almost perfect day  – the cloudless sky was a cerulean blue,  a light breeze wafted through the flower-scented air – to take a drive to the Pownalborough Court House in Dresden, Maine.   The Courthouse, the only pre-Revolutionary … Continue reading

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The Constitution Tree

Sunny yellow forsythia on the right and sparkling blue water on the left bordered Route 209 as we travelled from Bath to Phippsburg on a recent Sunday.   Our destination was The Constitution Tree which has stood on a hilltop in … Continue reading

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