By Betty Heald - Oct 31
This week's column is dedicated to Louize - a quilter, cook, and publisher!
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By David Grima - Oct 30
Unfortunately I seem to have reached the time of life when I have started going to benefit dinners for friends who have cancer.
Went up to Belfast ...
By Ken Frederic - Oct 30
By the time this is published, I hope nobody is still deciding about the upcoming election. By now, there is simply not time to meet the candidates...
By Lawrence Reichard - Oct 30
Gov. Paul LePage says Maine is ready for Ebola. Gov. LePage is wrong. But Nov. 4 Maine voters will have a chance to do something concrete about ...
By Tom Seymour - Oct 30
I must confess to being a bit sloppy about storing my tools. This doesn’t present a problem except when I really need a particular tool. Then it’s ...
With winter coming on, the elections and school issues stand to intrude into our consciousness whether we like it or not. Probably, the ...
Halloween is an exciting time of year for kids, and to help ensure they have a safe holiday, here are some tips from the American Academy of ...
By William Patten - Oct 30
Passing through Camden on Tuesday I noticed a story in the local paper about my old friend Russell Brace — it felt like a trip down memory ...
By Reade Brower - Oct 30
“There is no greatness where there is not simplicity, goodness and truth.”
— Leo Tolstoy, novelist and philosopher (1828-1910)
The debates are ...
By Corelyn Senn - Oct 28
Cross Cemetery is one of three on High Street, the others being Thomas and Fletcher. David Cross bought this land, 50 acres for $350, in 1803, ...
By Betty Heald - Oct 23
This week's column is dedicated to all the people who enjoy a Happy Halloween.
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By Jeffrey Evangelos - Oct 23
On Jan. 11, 1944, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt, in his State of the Union address, urged Congress to draft legislation that would achieve a ...
By Todd Blodgett - Oct 23
Although I am a deer hunter, not a bear hunter, I have some serious concerns about commercials that are now being aired by those who want to ban ...
By Dale E. Landrith Sr. - Oct 23
The education of our youth is our future. Excellence must be the goal that motivates educational decisions for our children. Teachers must be ...
Why current zoning is fair
Currently our zoning applies the same restrictions and gives the same privileges to all residential area inns. It also ...
By Kris Ferrazza - Oct 23
“I am thankful to all those that said no. It’s because of them, I did it myself.”
Lately I keep seeing this quote, and it’s been attributed to ...
By Dwight Collins - Oct 23
Ridding yourself of negativity has to be near the top of things that are extremely difficult to do. It is like rabbits, it multiplies quickly, ...
By Lynette L. Walther - Oct 23
Gardeners have long depended on sedums like "Autumn joy" for late-season color as well as their cold hardiness and ability to shine through ...
By David Grima - Oct 23
Recently I entertained for dinner one of the writer's uncles I mentioned last week. Sitting up here at the top of the east tower at the foot of ...
Complains of City Council 'censorship'
I would like to talk about censorship. Along with that I would like to talk about enforcement. Why are ...