By Karen Brace - Aug 25
This is the time of year when friends and relatives from away appreciate that we live on the coast of Maine. Cooler temperatures, a frequent sea ...
By Betty Heald - Aug 25
This week's column is dedicated to the kind people of South Carolina and Pennsylvania who help weary travelers.
Strawberry Ice Cream Pie
By Sarah E. Reynolds - Aug 25
I have long been ambivalent about miracles, both wanting to believe and afraid to be disappointed. Last Sunday's gospel reading from Luke 13:10-17 ...
Clinton a socialist
This election is not about Republicans, Democrats, Independents, Green Party, etc.
This election is about the heart and sould ...
By David Grima - Aug 25
Feeling extremely adventurous, I traveled outside Knox County last weekend and found myself in the hitherto unknown hamlet of Nobleboro, Maine.
By Kris Ferrazza - Aug 25
Lately I can’t help feeling we are living in a time where bullies rule the day, and integrity is hard to come by. People seem less informed than ...
By Jan Dolcater - Aug 25
This proposal will appear as question 4 on the ballot in November. It will propose an increase to $9 per hour in 2017 and an annual increase of $1 ...
By Warren Southworth - Aug 25
On the morning of Thursday, Aug. 11, Kris Spiegel was auditing a transmission line in Rockland. The temperature that day was in the 90s and the ...
By Phil Crossman - Aug 25
One day several summers ago I noticed a box approaching, diagonally, from across the street. It was tall and slim, the kind of box a water heater ...
By Lynette L. Walther - Aug 25
I spend a lot of time, effort and thought on gardening. It’s something you might expect, given that I am a garden writer. And lest you think that ...
A big thank-you
The 111th Camden High School Alumni Banquet was held Aug. 12 at Point Lookout with 185 attendees.
Alumnus came from near and far ...
By Daniel Dunkle - Aug 25
When I was a cub reporter, my first beat was the SAD 40 school district towns including, of course, Union, so early on I ended up covering the ...
By Barbara F. Dyer - Aug 25
If I didn't have bad luck, I wouldn't have luck at all. My dear brother used to say when things went wrong, “Dyer luck.” He had a wonderful sense ...
By Reade Brower - Aug 25
“There are those who say to you — we are rushing this issue of civil rights. I say we are 172 years late.”
— Hubert Humphrey, U.S. Vice President ...
By Diamond - Aug 25
About a year ago I abruptly broke up with a boyfriend of two years. He really liked me a lot. I was feeling screwed up about ...
By Jory Squibb - Aug 23
My wife noticed that there would be a concert on Megunticook Lake, attend-able only by boat. This beautiful lake — convoluted with bays, channels, ...
By Tom Dowd - Aug 18
I had only been in the real world working for about six months. I was doing decently on the phones, and was promoted to a job with more responsibil...
By Betty Heald - Aug 18
This week's column is dedicated to people who dare try "new" recipes.
Baked Apple & Ham Pancake
2 teaspoons vegetable oil
1/4 cup chopped onion
Since June 30, comments about democracy and politics have been bandied about by various members of the Mid-Coast Solid Waste Board of Directors.
When I first saw the depiction of Ms. Mysti Lee of Chicago lying on the corner of Park and Main streets in Rockland decked out in lobster regalia, ...