Grow Smart Maine director details Down East visit

Posted Oct. 15, 2011, at 2:57 p.m.

MACHIAS, Maine — Nancy Smith, the executive director of Grow Smart Maine, visited the Down East area this summer, traveling up the coast from Stonington to Calais.

“Some people may have the impression that Washington County is the end of the world,’’ she said. “No, I discovered it is the center of everything.” Smith said that optimism is the key, and when the global and national economy begins to recover many Down East communities will be ready and open for business.  Read more…

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