December 14, 2014
Changes Could Drastically Weaken Maine’s Stormwater Law

Changes Could Drastically Weaken Maine’s Stormwater Law

Bird’s Eye View of Crescent Lake, Raymond, Maine Colin Holme, assistant director at Lakes Environmental Association in Bridgton, Maine shared this with us:The Maine Department of Environmental Protection (MDEP) is currently proposing changes to the laws regulating stormwater from development projects. While modifications that would allow […]
July 17, 2014

Maine Lakefront Property Owners Prevent Invasive Aquatic Plants With Eyes on the Water

Kezar Lake, Lovell, Maine — A Special Place by Leigh Macmillen Hayes “Milfoil ↑! Property Value$$$ ↓” So proclaims the sign for lakefront property owners to notice on the roads surrounding Moose Pond in Bridgton, Maine. Fortunately, there are no invasive aquatic plants in Moose Pond […]
June 1, 2014
Maine Summer Camps with a Jewish Twist

Maine Summer Camps with a Jewish Twist

Crystal Clear Water on Crescent Lake in Raymond, Maine by Leigh Macmillen Hayes Nancy Silverman Levinsky, a Maine native who spent four summers at day camps and twelve summers at overnight camps, opened an exhibit in 2012 about the history of Jewish Summer Camps at the […]
October 3, 2013

Lakes Environmental Association, Bridgton, Maine, Proposes Lake Science Center

Reflecting Waters of Panther Pond, Raymond, Maine Lakes Environmental Association envisions a Lake Science Center to bring water quality research to the forefront. Lakefront Properties For Sale on Panther Pond View Vacation Rentals on Panther Pond In the 70s, the Maine Legislature made a dramatic commitment […]
May 16, 2013

Places to Picnic in the Sebago Lakes Region of Maine

Enjoy a Lakefront Picnic in Maine Serene ponds. Picturesque lakes. Shade trees. Stone walls. Pack your picnic basket and outdoor utensils, grab a blanket or beach chair and check out these special places to dine alfresco–no reservations required! Lakefront Properties For Sale on Long Lake View […]
May 9, 2013

Maine Lakefront Property Owners Use LakeSmart Program to Reduce Impact on Lake

Crystal Clear Water of Crystal Lake, Raymond, Maine Pristine lakefront property in Maine. Mirror-like crystal clear water. Spectacular sunrises and sunsets. Captivating mountain views. Gentle afternoon breezes. Starry-starry nights. Serenading loons. Basking painted turtles. When you think about purchasing a classic Maine cabin, camp or cottage […]
April 28, 2013

Hikes In and Around Sebago Lake, Maine

Nighttime falling on Sebago Lake, Maine Sebago Lake is Maine’s second largest lake and the third largest in New England. Its Native American name, “Sebago,” means “Great Stretch of Water.” This water stretches eight miles wide and twelve miles long. Covering 28,771 acres or 45.6 square […]
August 30, 2012

Raymond Cape Lakefront Home in Maine: Oasis for S’mores, Storytelling and Stargazing on Sebago Lake

Year-round Lakefront Home on Sebago Lake, Maine This house SOLD for $443,o00 in November 2012 after 296 days on the market. At the water’s edge of Sebago Lake sits this year-round lakefront home overlooking Frye Island and the middle of the Maine’s second largest lake. The […]
July 12, 2012

The Greater Sebago Lakes Region of Maine

Sunrise over Sebago Lake Stretching from the Maine Turnpike in the east to the New Hampshire border in the west and from the Standish/Cornish area in the south to the Sunday River/Bethel area in the north, the Greater Sebago Lakes Region offers a complete package to […]