Most People Don’t Know How These 7 Towns In Maine Got Their Start
One of the reasons we love Maine is just how weird and wacky and wonderful she is. From the quirky towns that exist here and there to the unique personalities that can be found in every corner of the state, this place is something special. But the fun doesn’t end there. The towns here also have interesting histories and today we’ve compiled just a few of the stories we’ve found most fascinating. Enjoy!
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Michelle has lived in many places, but counts Maine as one of the best. In addition to the smell of ocean water in the air on rainy days in Portland, she loves puppies, photography, funny people, the Maine Red Claws, traveling, fresh tomatoes, Cambodia and filling out forms. For questions, comments and inquiries please email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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