Portland, Maine Pushing To Allow Non-Citizens To Vote In ElectionsA city in Maine is taking another look at granting non U.S. citizens the ability to vote in its local elections.
Baby Moose 'Adopts' Family And Their DogA week-old baby moose abandoned by its mother is warming hearts on social media after she "adopted" a new family that stepped in to help.
Maine Joins California In Issuing Gender Neutral Driver's LicensesMaine becomes at least the third state to adopt such a policy, after Oregon and California, along with the District of Columbia.
Dog Kisses Firefighter After Getting Rescued From RoofA friendly dog's "thank you" to the firefighter who rescued him from a roof has gone viral.
5 Hidden Beach Getaways Far From The CrowdsIf you're looking for a place on the beach to kick back and relax that is tucked away from heavy crowds, you'll probably want to consider a more sparsely-traveled destination. Here's a look at five charming beach locations that will keep you away from busy, tourist-filled hot spots.
Apple's Chinese Solar Project, US Forest Conservation Gains Greenpeace RecognitionApple is expanding its environmental efforts by investing in a new Chinese solarpower project and preserving 36,000 acres of "sustainable" timberland in Maine and North Carolina.
5 Valentine's Day Weekend Getaway IdeasEnjoy a romantic weekend getaway for two, or for the whole family at any of these wonderful destination cities. With lots of activities, romantic spots and other hidden fun, you'll be planning another trip out there as soon as possible.
Google Barge 'Showrooms' Sink In Coast Guard’s Safety ConcernsThe Google barge projects that received so much media attention last year in San Francisco and Portland, Me. where they mysteriously appeared then suddenly left ended due to safety issues, according to a newspaper report.
Google Sells East Coast Barge For Scrap, Fate Of California Barge Not Yet KnownGoogle Inc. has confirmed to the Associated Press that they no longer own the East Coast version of the Google Barge, a structure that was built in a shroud of secrecy at the same time as one constructed off of Treasure Island in the San Francisco Bay.
Top 5 American Whale-Watching ToursYou don't have to travel the world to enjoy fabulous whale watching. Here are five of the best U.S. whale watching tours.
'Sorry, I'm Not Sorry': Some Classic Non-ApologiesHere's a look at other public figures who failed to simply say "I'm sorry" and why it didn't work...