By Ron Bancroft - Mar 03
My wife and I are just back from the Camden Conference. This year’s topic was “Russia Resurgent." With Russia’s aggressive support of rebels in ...
By Betty Heald - Feb 27
This week's column is dedicated to "Louie" and "Maggie" who are definitely missing their walks!
Fastest Cinnamon Buns
3/4 cup cottage ...
We were interested this week to hear about a move by two Midcoast men to help gain momentum for a bill to bring tax incentives to filmmakers ...
By Lynette L. Walther - Feb 26
If there is one thing a gardener should not do, it is to say “never.” Oh yeah, I remember every holiday dinner my mother would trot out the ...
A Better View
I discovered this column tucked into a copy of the Herald. I thought you might be interested.
A Better View is an award-rejected ...
By Paul Ackerman - Feb 26
Let’s face it, Maine is a poor state. That is a big advantage for some industries, and a big disadvantage for our population.
Most people living ...
By Terry Economy - Feb 26
It was 1943, World War II was upon us and the citizens of Rockland were becoming accustomed to that dirty word "rationing."
Certain food items ...
By Barbara F. Dyer - Feb 26
Camden, being larger than Rockport and very much interested in the tourist trade, had many businesses. A few were mentioned in the previous ...
By David Grima - Feb 26
I have previously said that people are now treating food like a religion, worshipping it, broadcasting about it, and devoting their lives to food. ...
By The Courier-Gazette ... - Feb 26
After talking at length with all four candidates in the race for House District 93, we feel Anne "Pinny" Beebe-Center represents the best choice ...
By Congresswoman Chellie ... - Feb 26
It was a case of David and Goliath. Back in 2003, the multi-billion-dollar company Monsanto picked a fight with Maine-based Oakhurst Dairy over ...
By Dwight Collins - Feb 26
Like everyone else I am going stir-crazy with the inability to get out and do anything because of the amount of snow and the cold. I normally love ...
I wanted to urge people to vote for Jim Kalloch for state representative March 10 at the special election. I know Jim is serious ...
By Phil Crossman - Feb 26
I wish I’d taken myself more seriously when I was in high school.
At six-foot-four, I was the tallest kid in school but, even on a basketball team ...
By Diamond - Feb 26
Why does swearing feel so good? I recently had some very painful medical procedures. I found myself saying the f-word during them. ...
By Reade Brower - Feb 26
“Right actions in the future are the best apologies for bad actions in the past.”
--Tyrone Edwards, Theologian, (1809-1894)
Last week Paula ...
By Corelyn Senn - Feb 20
Youngtown Cemetery lies down a narrow lane off Route 52 near the corner of Youngtown Road.
Except for two pillars, one would think it is a ...
By Betty Heald - Feb 19
This week's column is dedicated to the two robins I saw in Rockland, on the 6th. They were in good condition. Does this mean spring is just around ...
By Diamond - Feb 19
“When we long for life without difficulties, remind us that oaks grow strong in contrary winds and diamonds are made under pressure.” — Peter ...
Last week was a rough week on the national news scene when "NBC Nightly News" Anchor Brian Williams recanted and apologized for “misremembering” ...