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Opinion

  • Letter: McBrady, Mancini, Payeur for Falmouth

    Elected officials, be they town councilors or state legislators, have a duty to spend taxpayers' money wisely. They must always remember that many of the taxpayers whose money is being spent, worked hard for their income and now may be retired and in need of their own money for their own existenc...

  • Letter: 3 reasons to vote for McBrady in Falmouth

    Democrats, Republican, Greens, unenrolled – no matter what your party affiliation - there are many good reasons why you should vote for Charlie McBrady for Falmouth town councilor, but I am going to list only three. First, he is a native Falmouth resident. We need that perspective on the co...

  • Letter: McBrady has correct approach for Falmouth

    I am enthusiastically supporting Charlie McBrady for Falmouth Town Council in the June 10 election. Charlie is a lifelong resident of Falmouth, a successful businessman in the construction and real estate industries, and is running out of love for our town and a desire to keep us moving forward i...

  • Letter: Orestis has proved his value to Falmouth

    Falmouth is an amazing place and we are very lucky to have so many qualified candidates running for our Town Council. While each one brings their own passion and expertise to the council, Chris Orestis has proven his commitment to improving our schools and business climate while protecting the va...

  • Letter: Former Maine AG backs Tucker in Brunswick primary

    I was thrilled when I found out that my friend of 40 years, Ralph Tucker, was running for the Maine House of Representatives from Brunswick in the June 10 Democratic primary. Ralph has a true sense of the "right thing to do." I know that while I was the attorney general of Maine, I often turned t...

  • Letter: Sold on Falmouth, and on Orestis

    We met Chris Orestis while house shopping eight years ago. We were considering nearby towns as potential places to raise our family, but after speaking with Chris, we chose Falmouth. Chris explained why Falmouth is the greatest place in Maine to live. He spoke about Falmouth’s top-no...

  • Letter: 3 to support for Yarmouth Town Council

    As an outgoing member of Yarmouth’s Town Council, I want to share some thoughts on this year’s race. Two of the current council members, Andrew Kittridge and Randall Bates, are running for re-election. Having served with them for the past three years, I would urge you to vote for them...

  • Letter: Vote yes on the Portland parks initiative

    Why vote yes on Issue 1, the citizens initiative to Protect Portland Parks? On June 10 we have the privilege of voting to invest in our city. Parks add energy and attractiveness to a city for its businesses, residents and visitors. Their past neglect of Congress Square Park led the ...

  • Letter: Talbot in Topsham House GOP primary

    I had the honor of representing the people of Topsham in the Maine House of Representatives from 2006 to 2012, and I still care deeply about the kind of representation we have in Augusta. That's why I am supporting Kim Talbot in the Republican primary in House District 54 on June 10 in Topsham.

  • Letter: Support Orestis for Falmouth Town Council

    I'm planning to vote to re-elect Chris Orestis for Falmouth Town Council because he has demonstrated practical, common-sense leadership to help make Falmouth a better place to live and raise a family. Chris is a strong and articulate supporter of our schools and local businesses, and he ha...