All posts by Kathleen Pierce

Kathleen Pierce

About Kathleen Pierce

A lifelong journalist with a deep curiosity for what's next. Interested in food, culture, trends and the thrill of a good scoop. BDN features reporter based in Portland since 2013.

Mountains of bread rise in Skowhegan

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Carbo haters be damned. Dozens upon dozens of beautiful loaves fill Skowhegan State Fairgrounds on Saturday and you are invited. The Maine Artisan Bread Fair is a chance to taste the best bread from master bakers across the country and rub flour-dusted elbows with the wheat elite. What’s all this hype about local grains? Glad […]

Jeff Tweedy rocks L.L. Bean

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He has rocked arenas from coast to coast. This weekend musician Jeff Tweedy lives up to his name by taking over the L.L. Bean Campus in Freeport Saturday night for a free show. Whether the frontman for Wilco appears in an Oxford blazer or Scotch plaid flannel is immaterial. This we do know, the Grammy […]