Return to Content

Mel Allen

Sort by:

Overnight at Mt. Washington Observatory

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

VIDEO: Mt. Washington in Winter You don’t stay strangers when you pack together on a blue-sky morning in... Read More »

Pan-Mass Challenge

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

VIDEO: Pan-Mass Challenge There are people who possess a gift they don’t really know they have, until something... Read More »

Paper Trails

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

I’m one of those people who keep things long after I’ve ceased to need them. For instance, my... Read More »

Paradise Hill

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

LOCATION: Paradise Hill, Bethel Date: October 10 Time: 6:40 a.m. Equipment: 40mm lens “I went to where I... Read More »

Parsonsfield

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

LOCATION: Parsonsfield Date: October 13 Time: 11:30 a.m. Equipment: 60mm lens “The leaves falling, the rocking chairs on... Read More »

Parsonsfield 150mm

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

LOCATION: Parsonsfield Date: October 13 Time: 5 p.m. Equipment: 150mm lens “Reverent is how I feel in graveyards.... Read More »

Photographer Peter Ralston on Betsy and Andy Wyeth

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Yankee classic from February 2000 Peter Ralston is telling me about a boy he once knew. In 1957,... Read More »

Pine Point

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

LOCATION: Pine Point (northeast of Old Orchard Beach) Date: October 4 Time: 5:05 p.m. Equipment: 40mm lens “I... Read More »

Poore Family Farm | Here in New England

3 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (94% score)

Web Extra: View more photos of the Poore Family Farm. Imagine a house that held everything that you’d... Read More »

Questions from Readers

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

New. A New Year. A New Yankee. What is not new is that Yankee‘s readers care. Big time.... Read More »

Red Sox Batting Coach Walter Hriniak | Hit Man of Fenway Park

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

From Yankee Magazine September 1986 His intensity and concentration are legendary. In the narrow world of baseball, Red... Read More »

Role Reversal

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

When you read this, I’ll be, by the grace of God and the pilot’s skill, in Japan. I’ve... Read More »

Scarborough Marsh

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

LOCATION: Scarborough Marsh Date: October 4 Time: 4:00 p.m. Equipment: 150mm lens “I love the golden yellow of... Read More »

Slide Show: Tough Mudder Race

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Last weekend former Yankee intern and “Diary of a Ski Patrolman” blogger, Josh Allen joined thousands of participants... Read More »

Small Towns, Big Stories

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Saturday night I gave a speech to the Hillsborough, New Hampshire, Chamber of Commerce. It was their annual... Read More »

Sneak Peek at the Spring Issue

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Yankee‘s spring issue (March/April) leaves our Dublin, N.H., offices soon, on its way to the printing plant where... Read More »

Stillness And Flight | Nature’s Winter Gifts in Photographs

3 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (94% score)

Outside her window, photographer Allison Trentelman observes a world as small as the beating of a wild bird’s... Read More »

Stinson Seafood Cannery Closes | Here in New England

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

SLIDE SHOW: The Last Sardine Cannery Even the seagulls know that life in Prospect Harbor has changed. For... Read More »

Summer on Sebago Lake

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Photo Credit: Richard Schultz Head a half-hour or so northwest of Portland, Maine, a city defined by the... Read More »

Summer on the Maine Coast

1 vote, 5.00 avg. rating (89% score)

Photo Credit: Richard Schultz Richard Schultz left his Rhode Island home last August, carrying a map of Maine... Read More »

Surprises

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Not long ago I assigned a “Big Question” interview. The subject of the interview was to be Dr.... Read More »

Temple Town Band, Music Makers, Temple, New Hampshire

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

We start arriving at dusk, setting out lawn chairs and blankets in front of the bandstand. We may... Read More »

The Big Question: Bode Miller

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

We caught up with Bode Miller two days after the World Cup skier made headlines for a spectacular... Read More »

The Encyclopedia of Fall: B is for BOG

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

It’s not often that a farmer’s hard work brings tour buses filled with camera-toting visitors, or families with... Read More »

The Encyclopedia of Fall: M is for Mohawk Trail

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Photo Credit: Library of Congress The fast way to reach the Berkshires from the east is to hop... Read More »

The Encyclopedia of Fall: T is for Tunbridge World’s Fair

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

At first glance, the little east-central Vermont town of Tunbridge, population 1,300 or so, seems a little big... Read More »

The Encyclopedia of Fall: U is for Up-Up

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Ten years have passed, and still I remember the sensation of floating above the Pioneer Valley, as if... Read More »



yankee-giftsub-apr2014-v2