All posts by Seth Koenig

Seth Koenig

About Seth Koenig

Seth has nearly a decade of professional journalism experience and writes about the greater Portland region.

These are the most embarrassing things Mainers search for on the Internet, site says

Flickr photo by Alexander Parker (Creative Commons - https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/ )

The real estate blog Estately sorted through 11 years of Google search data to determine, as The Daily Dot reported, “which terms users in each state Googled more than any other.” Then, breaking from its track record of applying some kind of mathematical analysis of those terms, Estately researchers picked out what they felt were the most […]

Finance company ranks Maine counties and their handling of tax dollars in one interactive map

A view of downtown Ellsworth is seen from the end of Indian Point Trail. (BDN photo by Aislinn Sarnacki)

The financial modeling company SmartAsset used a simple formula to determine which counties across America are spending tax dollars most effectively. Go to SmartAsset.com to cycle through the Maine counties and the analysts’ data on an interactive map. Like I noted above, the firm approached the question of effective tax use in a very basic […]