Chasing Maine with Roger McCord

Chasing Maine is a biweekly video series that explores Maine from a distinct visual perspective. Join veteran Maine journalist and storyteller Roger McCord as he chases the people, places and things that define the unique character of the Pine Tree State.

Chasing Maine: The Cultural Ambassador

Togolese chef Jordan Benissan brings people together with food at his bistro in Camden and through his passion for African drumming.

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Chasing Maine: The Holiday Lights

Chasing Maine: The Holiday Lights

The Norton family’s dazzling Christmas light show draws a nightly throng of sightseers to their Wells home. But there’s more than spectacle at the heart of Norton Lights – since 2009, the displays have collected more than $90,000 in donations for Make-A-Wish Maine.

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Chasing Maine: The Boneyard Hunter

Chasing Maine: The Boneyard Hunter

Photographer C E Morse, whose work has been exhibited across the United States and internationally, demonstrates how he finds and creates his abstract compositions in a shooting session at an auto salvage yard in Oxford.

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Authors & Contributors

Roger McCord

Roger McCord has had a wide-ranging career in journalism, spanning the gamut from writing/reporting to daily news photography to working on various news desks as an editor. The most recent incarnation is in video production – usually brief features and mini-documentaries in and about Maine.


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