The buzz around vanity plates

Bee keepers aren’t afraid to create some buzz around their hobbies. Check out these bee-related Maine vanity license plates. Have one of your own? Let us know! Email it to

International Polar Bear Day

February 27, 2012, is International Polar Bear Day. The polar bear is also the mascot of Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine, where I spotted this license plate—crafted with an appropriate Maine accent. To quote the athletics chant of Bowdoin, “GO U BEARS!”

C'mon Irene. Maine is ready!

Rain is pouring down and the wind has started whipping. We’ve battened the hatches and are ready for Hurricane Irene. Yet this Maine storm is different because we’re wearing shorts and sandals instead of longjohns and L.L. Bean boots. With the more than 2,000 vanity license plates photos I’ve collected thus far, I like to [...]