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  • Published
    December 1, 2022

    Column: Long Journey Home: You are not dirt

    Sarah E. Reynolds is a former editor of The Republican Journal.

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    December 1, 2022

    Column: Put it in a pipe

    We go to a lot of trouble to keep water running below our roads and not on top of them. It seems that the more we abandon the streams and brooks — which are nature’s historic drainage pathways — the more it costs us in the long term.

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    December 1, 2022

    Editorial: Broadcasting town business is not about ratings

    Posting videos of select board, planning board, school board and committee meetings offers a wide range of citizens easy access to the work elected officials are doing. It offers transparency for local government and can serve to educate residents who will be asked to vote on questions in town meetings and at the polls.

  • Published
    December 1, 2022

    Column: COFFEE

    Glenn on coffee. Glenn Billington is a lifelong resident of Rockland and has worked for The Courier-Gazette and The Free Press since 1989.

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    December 1, 2022

    Guest column: New thinking for the housing crisis

    Robert Wasserstrom of the MidCoast Regional Housing Trust writes in response to a recent column by Mike Mullins.

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    December 1, 2022

    Courier letter: Rockland Community Thanksgiving Dinner

    Ron Staschak writes in to thank the volunteers who made a community Thanksgiving dinner successful.

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    December 1, 2022

    Column: Preventing abuse before it begins

    Allison Fortin, Hillary Waterman and Lori Loftin on New Hope Midcoast's educational projects for the community. New Hope Midcoast offers support to people in Sagadahoc, Lincoln, Knox and Waldo counties affected by domestic and dating violence and provides educational resources to assist our communities in creating a safer and healthier future.

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    December 1, 2022

    Column: Another foolish conspiracy theory

    David Grima on Christmas, speed limits and the workforce. David Grima is a former editor with Courier Publications. He can be reached at davidgrima@ymail.com.

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    December 1, 2022

    Courier letter: Thank you, volunteers

    Alice Dashiell writes in to thank the volunteers at a take-out Thanksgiving meal in Thomaston.

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    December 1, 2022

    Column: How to be a good guest

    Home Ecology is a synthesis of two related academic disciplines: human ecology and home economics, both born of the idea that we live in a world of limited resources. When we recognize the limits, our lives can be both comfortable and sustainable. Shlomit Auciello is an award-winning writer, photographer and human ecologist who has lived in Midcoast Maine since 1988.

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