Rockland Public Library going fine-free
Wed, 06/26/2019 - 10:15am
Joining a growing trend of libraries across Maine and the U.S., the Rockland Public Library is...
Bring ’em in; bring ’em home
Tue, 06/25/2019 - 5:15pm
We need a change of consciousness; to face what is before us and to respond. Right here in Belfast...
When the great outdoors isn’t so great
Tue, 06/25/2019 - 1:45pm
It’s hard to leave your house without hearing about the epidemic brown tail moth, but it takes a...
Caught in a jam
Mon, 06/24/2019 - 8:30pm
Overtourism, a new term for a growing global phenomenon, captures how popular destinations can...
Kirsten Figueroa: Looking Behind and Ahead with the Town of Camden
Sat, 06/22/2019 - 8:30pm
Imagine you were fortunate enough to receive a gift of property from a relative. They had worked...
Thoughts on a neighbor’s appeal Rockport library building permit
Fri, 06/21/2019 - 9:30pm
I wanted to share some of my thoughts regarding the recent article about the appeal of the Rockport...
In support of a good friend, Beverly St. Clair
Fri, 06/21/2019 - 8:45pm
This letter is written in support of a good friend and local businesswoman, Beverly St. Clair. I...
Drinkwater students celebrate Earth Day with laughter, zeal
Wed, 06/19/2019 - 10:45am
A beautiful summer day, engaging volunteers and, most especially, enthusiastic students combined to...
Use of electric vehicles needs to be encouraged in Maine, and U.S.
Tue, 06/18/2019 - 1:45pm
Electric vehicles are both cost effective and environmentally friendlier than gasoline powered...
Town of Union Annual Report dedicated to lifelong ‘Unionite’
Tue, 06/11/2019 - 2:15pm
The Town of Union has honored one of its distinguish citizens, Christine R. Savage, with the...
Maine Legislature had chance to pass open primaries, but didn’t
Mon, 06/10/2019 - 1:15pm
Maine has over one million registered voters, but approximately 40% are them are not registered...
Marilyn Moss: The Tree
Thu, 06/06/2019 - 11:30am
Marilyn Moss is a freelance writer living in the Midcoast. Her most recent book, Bill Moss: Fabric...
Thanks for making sixth annual Thomaston Trek so amazing
Wed, 06/05/2019 - 3:45pm
On behalf of the Trekkers staff and students, I want to express my sincere gratitude to all the...
Select Board candidate Bill Hahn on the Town of Thomaston
Wed, 06/05/2019 - 8:30am
Thank you for inviting me to share my thoughts as part of the upcoming Select Board election in...
Leadership vs management, and what can you do to help?
Tue, 06/04/2019 - 12:45pm
It's been three years since I was elected to serve on the Camden Select Board and...
LEF Basket Raffle 2019: Winners and Gratitude
Sun, 06/02/2019 - 4:15pm
BELFAST — Belfast Area High School students in the Liberian Education Fund would like to...
Behind the Scenes in last week’s headlines
Sun, 06/02/2019 - 8:00am
As Maine, part of the nation’s tailpipe, prepares for summer, here are four environmental...
Denise Munger: Why I am running for seat on Rockport Select Board
Sun, 06/02/2019 - 7:45am
While I am running unopposed for Rockport Select Board, I believe it is important for Rockport...
Waldoboro Day offers variety of activities; volunteers needed
Sat, 06/01/2019 - 10:15am
This year’s theme is “Celebrate the Future of Waldoboro” and we hope to see some creative float...
Art Club at TGS concludes another successful year
Fri, 05/31/2019 - 12:15pm
RSU 13 Adult and Community Education announces the completion of another successful program year...
Nordic Aquafarms will raise bar for environmental responsibility
Thu, 05/30/2019 - 5:00pm
I’m writing in regards to the event that happened at the Belfast Library labeled “Connecting Our...
Bill Packard: Learn and share your family history before elders are gone
Thu, 05/30/2019 - 8:30am
I’m going to state right off the bat that I want something from you readers. Nothing for me, but...
Fine Arts Night at Thomaston Grammar School
Wed, 05/29/2019 - 2:45pm
THOMASTON — On Thursday, May 23, Thomaston Grammar School held its annual Spring Fine Arts Night....
Barbara F. Dyer: The prolific Richards family
Sun, 05/26/2019 - 8:45pm
People keep asking, “Why don't you write about James Richards, because he was the first settler of...
Sandy Moore is a no nonsense, go-getter with common sense
Sat, 05/25/2019 - 4:00pm
As an individual who earned my respect, Sandy Moore was my regional manager for about eight months...
Sandy follows up and is 100% committed to all that she gets involved with personally and professionally
Thu, 05/23/2019 - 3:45pm
I am writing this letter to provide a personal endorsement of Sandy Moore in her campaign for a...
LGBTQ Safe Prom brings joy, hope and possibility, thanks to supporters
Wed, 05/22/2019 - 9:15am
OUT Maine hosted the 12th Annual Rainbow Ball Weekend at Camp Wavus on Damariscotta Lake the first...
Sandy Moore has skills to get job done in Thomaston
Wed, 05/22/2019 - 9:00am
I am writing this letter to endorse Sandy Moore in her campaign for a seat on the Board of Select...
Kristen Lindquist: Spring's avian virtuosos
Mon, 05/20/2019 - 10:15pm
As the trees begin to leaf out, songbirds are slowly but surely returning. Waking in the morning to...
Belfast Soup Kitchen is building a new home
Fri, 05/17/2019 - 2:45pm
BELFAST — The Belfast Soup Kitchen Board of Directors has started construction on a new home for...
A Response to ‘Protecting Our Children’
Tue, 05/14/2019 - 2:00pm
We residents of Waldo County would like to respond to "Protecting Our Children" and to thank...
Lincoln’s great gift to social policy was heart
Mon, 05/13/2019 - 8:45pm
Lincoln saw “drunkards” and slaves as in the same basket. Both were not free.
American people and...
Dave Miramant stands on the right side of history
Mon, 05/13/2019 - 10:45am
Dave Miramant has heroically stood up for religious freedom for the people of Maine.
Caught in a Lie
Mon, 05/13/2019 - 9:45am
At a recent meeting of the Arctic Council, made up of the eight countries that comprise the...
Rockport Town Manager’s Report: Blasting to begin at library site
Mon, 05/13/2019 - 8:45am
ROCKPORT — Rockport Town Manager Rick Bates reports on library construction and blasting ledge....
Women's Recovery House to Accept First Residents, Seeking to Form Community Advisory Committee
Mon, 05/13/2019 - 8:30am
It is my pleasure to let you know that, starting in June, Mid-Coast Recovery Coalition (MCRC)...
Dave Miramant has it wrong about vaccinations
Mon, 05/13/2019 - 8:30am
As longtime fans of Senator Dave Miramant, we are mystified by his stand on legislation allowing...
Barbara F. Dyer: Love the lighthouses
Fri, 05/10/2019 - 8:15pm
The “sentinels of the Maine Coast” are numerous, with a lot of history, and they come in various...
Protecting our children
Thu, 05/09/2019 - 8:15pm
We residents of Waldo County are writing to express our profound disappointment that our State...
With regard to cutting down the trees in Rockport’s Memorial Park
Wed, 05/08/2019 - 3:15pm
I think that I shall never see A poem lovely as a tree.
A tree whose hungry mouth is prest...
Help Kayo with vet bills
Wed, 05/08/2019 - 3:15pm
Shekara Davis, of Waldoboro, is a close friend of mine and for many, many years has helped families...
Four writers: Gabrielle Attra, Mary Bok, Leslie Curtis, Ingrid Ellison
Mon, 05/06/2019 - 3:00pm
This week, four local writers, all students of Kathrin Seitz, reflect on the seasons, and matters...
Volunteers made Searsport library’s Spring Tea special
Sat, 05/04/2019 - 4:00pm
The 17th annual Spring Tea at Carver Memorial Library, held on April 28, was a wonderful event...
Camden Library thanks bank for Children’s Week support
Fri, 05/03/2019 - 10:45am
CAMDEN — The Camden Public Library thanks First National Bank for supporting the 100th anniversary...
Marking progress at Thomaston Public Library
Wed, 05/01/2019 - 12:45pm
Thomaston Public Library has gone live with its transition to a new circulation system called MILS...
Climate crisis demands conversion at BIW
Wed, 05/01/2019 - 12:30pm
Standing with Veterans for Peace and other activists at the gates of BIW on Saturday, to protest...
It’s not just the pollinators: Promoting a balanced ecosystem
Tue, 04/30/2019 - 4:45pm
We know that the number and diversity of insects is decreasing. And we know we’re to blame – at...
Kristen Lindquist: The everyday miracle of the bird egg
Sun, 04/28/2019 - 5:00pm
In J.R.R. Tolkien's The Hobbit, Bilbo Baggins gets into a riddle competition with Gollum in their...
There is another site for the new library, one that easily accommodates a 10,000 square foot building
Sun, 04/28/2019 - 5:00pm
On Monday, April 29 at 7 pm, at the Rockport Opera House on Main Street, the Rockport Select Board...
Adas Yoshuron Synagogue thanks local businesses for Easter Dinner donations
Sat, 04/27/2019 - 3:30pm
As the coordinator for the annual Easter Day Dinner sponsored by Adas Yoshuron Synagogue and held...