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.

Two-day music festival planned for Thompson’s Point in March

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Austin, Texas has South by Southwest. Manchester, Tennessee has Bonnaroo and come March, Portland, Maine will have Sunaana. The two-day festival focused on live music, beer, and performing arts is slated for late winter. Chris Thompson and Jed Troubh, co-owners of Thompson’s Point, are organizing the festival along with Patrick Arnold of maritime management company Soli DG. Thompson’s […]

A Portland chef is opening a restaurant on Sunday River

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Far from the city bustle, the owner of The Rooms Restaurants, Harding Lee Smith, will hoist his shingle at the crossroads of skiers at Sunday River Resort this year. On Dec. 20 Smith’s fifth restaurant, The Mountain Room opens at North Peak Lodge. “It is going to be awesome,” said Smith, chef/owner of Boone’s Fish […]