Between the Portland Sea Dogs, the “Isle of Dogs,” and so much more going on in Maine this weekend, it’s a dog-eat-dog lineup of fun.
On Friday night in Bangor, it’s the grand opening of the new downtown location for Black Bear Brewing, with musical guests the Napper Tandies. Elsewhere, psych rockers Hunter are at Paddy Murphy’s, Bill Barnes Jazz is at Nocturnem, rockers OneSixtyOne are at the Sea Dog, country rockers OverTime and Austin Martin are at the Downunder […]
Let’s go down the spring checklist, shall we? Ice is out in streams and ponds, check. Crocuses spotted in eastern Maine, check. Baseball season has started, check. My car is covered in a mass of mud and bird poop from the battalion of robins and chickadees congregating in my driveway, check. I don’t know about […]
You thought winter was over, didn’t you? You thought because it was a balmy 40 degrees for most of last week we were all good, huh? Well, you were WRONG, pal! It ain’t over ’til the last nasty, muddy snowbank has disappeared, and the last post-shoveling ibuprofen has been swallowed. This weekend in Bangor, on […]
Why is Olympics coverage so hypnotic? Why did I spend hours watching figure skating, snowboarding and curling last night, when I can’t remember the last time I sat down and watched a full pro sports game? I think it’s because something like downhill skiing is pretty easy to understand straight from the get-go: person throws […]