Immigration is one of the most debated topics of debate in Maine. Controversy aside, immigration is also America's oldest tradition, and along with religious tolerance, what our nation was built upon. Since the first people--the Wabanaki--permitted Europeans to settle in the land now known as Maine, we have been a state of immigrants.
Over the years, stormy seas and wave action have continued pounding on the ship’s remains and today some of those remains can still be seen at…
… could ride 30 miles on a clear summer day; but in stormy winter or foggy spring weather, he could ride only a few miles a day.
… stayed behind fearing to cross the channel in the stormy waters, lowered a cable and pulled a soggy, shivering Jim Chandler up to welcome safety.