Ranked choice voting
Maine voters want more democratic, more representative elections that produce moderate candidates who can advocate for the ...
By The Camden Herald ... - Apr 23
United Mid-Coast Charities announced last week it has reached a settlement agreement in a civil case with its former president, Russell “Rusty” ...
By Betty Heald - Apr 23
This week's column is dedicated to kindness, from those we know and those we'll never meet.
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By David Grima - Apr 23
Despite all my alleged principles, I decided to get a good haircut on Monday. Waiting at the store, I realized it was stuffed with magazines aimed ...
By Jan Dolcater - Apr 23
The title is not a reference to Hillary Clinton in regard to Benghazi, but instead it refers to potential candidates from both sides of the ...
By The Courier-Gazette ... - Apr 23
It is quite a thing to see Maine Department of Environmental Protection Commissioner Patricia Aho standing at the site of the former R.D. Outfitter...
By Phil Crossman - Apr 23
A few years ago, a month or so before heading up here for the summer, Rutherford Lodge, aged 99, of Chestnut Hill, Mass., settled down in his ...
Sorry to see Conte's go
To many of us in Midcoast Maine, as well as to many tourist season visitors, something is now missing from Rockland: ...
By Lynette L. Walther - Apr 23
This is the first of a two-part series to present some facts and opinion on neonicotinoid pesticides which have been implicated in a number of ...
By Barbara F. Dyer - Apr 23
The snow, that I believed would not be gone until the 4th of July, has left my property except for one dirty looking mound. So, spring is finally ...
By Reade Brower - Apr 23
"Accusing a spouse of a crime for continuing a relationship with his spouse in a nursing home seems to us to be incredibly illogical and unnatural,...
By Diamond - Apr 23
My neighbors’ daughter, an only child and a top student all through high school, just dropped out of college after a year and a ...
By Sandy Terry and Ann ... - Apr 21
In March 1925, The Camden Herald posted articles for “Gardening Vegetables," “Hints that lay Golden Eggs” and”Jean Pasquales Fat Jersey Bull!” ...
By Charles Packard - Apr 17
Host 1: Good evening and surprise! Welcome to yet another MPBN donor drive. Those of you expecting to see "The Chronicles of Karma," usually ...
Shame on you
In the 1960s, when choosing where to stay on vacation, the kids in the back seat wanted a POOL! The result – over time, motels ...
A proposal to bring a pre-kindergarten program to Hope Elementary School to serve the town's 4-year-olds is a concept that is worth exploring, but ...
By The Courier-Gazette ... - Apr 16
For about two years, city officials have refused to answer with any specifics the question of whether they plan to sell Rockland City Hall.
By David Grima - Apr 16
The sun may be warmish, dear reader, but do not let it deceive you. It can still snow before July Fourth. And remember, I am looking for enlightene...
By Sarah E. Reynolds - Apr 16
Do the myths by which you live give you life? If not, why hold onto them?
All of us subscribe to one or more myths, whether we are aware of it or ...
By Ken Frederic - Apr 16
When I lived in England in the 1970s I had season tickets to Leeds United Football Club. Our seats were under roof at mid-field, but many stood on ...