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Sweet beginnings in Newry

Kate Hallowell & Sam Powell, September 22, 2012, Sunday River Story: Dale McGarrigle Photography: Kate Crabtree Photography Their wedding on a sunny fall day in the resort town of Newry completed a decade-long odyssey for Kate Hallowell and Sam Powell. The couple first met in 2003 at Erskine Academy in China, where junior Kate and […]

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A Maine Love Story: Handcrafted joy in Brooklin

Story: Debra Bell with photographs by Andree Kehn Photography What started as a home-renovation project turned into a romance for Bangor residents Michele Prentice and Mark Dwyer. “A bathroom remodel brought us together,” Michele said, grinning. But even before she hired him to redo her bathroom, friends were conspiring to bring them together. A mutual […]

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A Modern Bridal Shower for the Modern Family

By Megan Lord For generations, women have hosted perky get-togethers before “The Big Day.” In decades past, ladies galvanized the neighborhood around their dearest betrothed gal pals bringing treats, sundresses, and witty advice for surviving cohabitation — GASP! These parties were local, tight-knit, and enriched by the shared history of the women in attendance. But […]

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