The people who live, work, play, and love Portland, Maine

The Good Fight

Already a karate champion, Nicole Steinhagen sets her sights on the Olympics.

Lessons in Leadership

WEX CEO and president Melissa Smith is guided by her rural Maine upbringing. ______

Brand Builder

For Brenda Garrand, work that matters propels life’s plotline.

Heart-Opening Pose

Yoga teacher Donna McNeil imbues her classes with joy, grace, and (occasionally) politics.

Cool Ridings

Fat bikes offer a different kind of thrill on the snow.

Arts for All

Culture Club engages students in Portland Public Schools

Cutting Edge

In his shop and on the mountain, barber and competitive snowboarder Nate Soucy stays sharp.