Springtime in Maine

Powerful 26-year-old video of what can happen when the ice lets go in Maine’s rivers in the...

Central Aroostook Snowmobile Club: Always Well Groomed

BY: JULIE BRADSTREET CIC, BRANCH MANAGER Maine has 14,000 miles of groomed snowmobile trails including 4,000 miles of Interconnected Trail System (ITS). The ITS trails connect the state of Maine from Fort Kent to Kittery in a similar fashion to the highway system....

Harvey RVs: In For The Long Haul

BY: KEN WHITE, WCP, V.P. SALES In 1986, Don Harvey was a self employed building contractor who thought it would be a great idea to build and sell picnic tables as a source of extra income. He and his wife, Nancy, lived on busy Route 15 in Glenburn and he would put the...

Bartlett Farms: Unearthing A Niche

BY: CHRISTOPHER ANDERSON, PRESIDENT, F. A. PEABODY INSURANCE In 1958, Bob Bartlett had just turned 17 years old and was a senior in high school. He had not learned the meaning of “You can’t do that”; therefore, he talked a wealthy fellow in Houlton into backing him in...

Are your Assets Down the Drain Without Flood Insurance?

The first bit of information you need to be aware of is that your homeowners insurance does not cover damage from flooding.  That’s right, should your home suffer flood damage, it will not be covered under your homeowners policy! Many believe that flood insurance is...