"Rockland Ranked Second Most Exciting Place in Maine
Rockland has been named one of the 10 Most Exciting
Places in Maine, according to movoto.com, a real estate web
blog that “creates conversations about communities.” Rockland
is near the top of the list, second only to Portland.
The list was created by starting with the 25 communities
in Maine with the highest population counts. From there,
the research took into consideration factors related to active
lifestyle options, such as nightlife, arts and entertainment,
theaters, festivals, and galleries. Also included in the mix
were population density, the percentage of fast-food restaurants
(the fewer the better), and the percentage of restaurants
that are not fast-food (the higher the better)......"