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Seedlings and Somali refugees: An unlikely, but sustainable partnership

Little bitty seedlings are bringing two communities — separated by 100 miles — together to help alleviate hunger and increase access to local food in Maine. During the coming months, students in the sustainable agriculture program at Unity College will grow seedlings for Cultivating Community, a Portland-based nonprofit that helps teach farming sustainable living to […]

Dark inspiration behind Disney’s ‘Frozen’ to be staged in Maine

Calling all parents of “Frozen” fans! Are you tired of hearing “Let it Go” yet again or being song-asked if you “Wanna Build A Snowman?” Consider introducing your kids to the original story that served as inspiration for the now cult classic — Hans Christian Andersen’s “The Snow Queen” being performed at the Portland Stage […]