A different perspective

May 29, 2018 at 3:41 pm

Many thanks to Augustus Lookner, a pilot with Penobscot Island Air, who provided us with this bird’s eye view of Pulpit Harbor. Not something that we see everyday.

Points East / SailMaine Crew Match Party, 2018

May 3, 2018 at 9:10 am

We had a fantastic turnout for our 2018 Casco Bay Crew Match party with our partner SailMaine. Beautiful weather, fantastic food and drink and of course wonderful company! If you missed it, we hope to see you next year. We also have a second event scheduled for June 1 atRead More

Scenes from the Maine Boatbuilders Show, 2018

March 26, 2018 at 9:14 am

We had a great time at the Maine Boatbuilders Show this past weekend (March 23-25)!

Historic shipwreck exposed again

March 8, 2018 at 5:07 pm

Short Sands Shipwreck photos taken by Maine photographer, Phil Stone. The remains have surfaced in previous years, for example in 1958 and 2007. And last week’s storm uncovered the wreck once again. The ship is believed to be a sloop that’s more than 160 years old. The Maine Historic PreservationRead More

The final touch

December 12, 2017 at 9:22 am

Points East publisher Joe Burke, left and former co-owner/publisher Sandy Marsters, right, Flemish the dock lines for former Points East co-owner/publisher Bernie Wideman’s Saucy after arriving at her winter quarters in Boston’s Constitution Marina in October.

The Sails Are Brightly Shining!

December 12, 2017 at 9:04 am

The reflection of the decorations on the sails were as beautiful as the decorations themselves ~ an added bonus! Pam Humbert, East Northport, NY  /

Rainbow over Northport

December 7, 2017 at 9:15 am

A rainbow appeared over Northport as a storm cell moved away from Northport.

Foggy morning in Clinton, CT

December 7, 2017 at 9:14 am

Rising before dawn for a long trip homeward bound from Clinton, Ct. we awoke to this tranquil scene.

Corwith Cramer heads to sea

October 17, 2017 at 10:09 am

It was fun to watch the progress of Sea Education Association’s vessel, Corwith Cramer as she progressed from the Front Street Shipyard in Belfast, Maine, where she underwent extensive work, to Woods Hole, where she’ll pick up students. You can use this Marine Traffic link to follow her as sheRead More

Who contrived this rowing seat?

September 21, 2017 at 11:06 am

Early last summer, I decided I’d return to the days of my youth and take up rowing again, and for that I needed a rowboat. I don’t happen to own a boat suitable for rowing but have at least three canoes to my name. Remembering some articles from the oldRead More