Tag Archives: Breweries

Portland, Maine: The First…the Original…the Forest City

Tomorrow the winter solstice will be upon us, and if you are anything like my wife, you are ecstatic for this natural occurrence to begin and then pass. Although the solstice marks the possibility of bleak weather, which can, at times, seem to stretch on forever with no end in sight, it marks something positive and significant […]

The North Fork of Long Island: An Autumn Getaway

Recently the New York Times noted that the American consumer is choosing experiences over goods, and scientists have found that experiences bring the most happiness, not a home full of useless goods. Richard E. Jaffe, a retailing analyst at Stifel Nicolaus, noted “the religion of consumption has proven to be unfulfilling.” (NYT, Stores Suffer from a […]