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Boston Magazine draws our attention to Grain Surfboards, handmade in York, ME, from wood. While the rocky shores of our northern neighbor are not generally as associated with surf as say, Cali, it proves to be the right location for owner Mike LaVecchia to utilize his experience at Burton and a schooner-building past. [Boston]