Notes from 9/11, a reporter recalls


Driving to the Lowell Sun newsroom on a sunny morning 13 years ago today I turned on the radio and caught the breaking news that there was an explosion in the Twin Towers. Like all Americans I was mesmerized. Something (certainly not terrorism) had occurred. Walking into the newsroom around 9:30 a.m. the story was […]

Biddeford diner could be one of the best in the US, says Bon Appetit (Yes, really)


The Palace Diner was just nominated one of 50 best new restaurants in America by Bon Appetit. You know that tiny, vintage railcar with grass-fed burgers and a line of hungry tourists spilling out the door in the Old Port. No I mean Bar Harbor …. er, Biddeford. Where????? Don’t attempt to adjust your screens, […]