It’s that time of the year again, where out-of-staters file (back) into Maine to enjoy the changing of the leaves. But, when exactly will tourists flock to Maine’s forests? Smoky Mountains national park has released the 2016 edition of their fall foliage prediction map, detailing when and where foliage will peak across the country. The Smoky Mountains […]
Bristol Mills resident Zachary Miller will be featured on the season finale of popular MTV documentary series Catfish after his likeness was used to trick people online, according to a Lincoln County News Report. Miller had his photos taken from his social media and used to create fake profiles. “When (the producers) were talking to […]
Pumpkin spice is becoming omnipresent. When the leaves start to turn, Shipyard Brewing Company releases Pumpkinhead Ale, only whipping up the pumpkin spice frenzy more. In the BDN Newsroom, we asked the question: “is Pumpkinhead responsible for the explosion of pumpkin spice?” The timeline checks out. Pumpkinhead was first brewed in 1996, while Starbucks developed […]
NASA this week released a music video featuring a song from rock songwriter Grace Potter, “Look What We’ve Become,” highlighting the work over the years of female scientists and engineers with the space organization. Front and center in the music video? Caribou native and NASA astronaut Jessica Meir. Meir is a 1995 graduate of Caribou […]
There’s much more to Maine than the changing of the leaves, here are five things you can do in between your trips to Maine’s forests.