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Opinion

  • Letter: Brunswick school budget absurdity

    Your reportage on the Brunswick school budget offers a classic case study in what military and intelligence agencies call “psy-ops,” shorthand for psychological operations. Public wringing of hands, gnashing of teeth, and parading dear children and “please tax me more&rdq...

  • Letter: Support Brunswick Relay for Life

    Just as the effects of a challenging economy are felt by families in every community, cancer, too, has a far-reaching impact. No matter how the stock market is performing or what the current unemployment rate may be, there are still many people battling a cancer diagnosis and many others who are ...

  • Letter: Writer wrong about Falmouth school design

    Lisa Preney misunderstands the Educational Specifications for Falmouth's new elementary school when she concludes in her May 12 letter that the new school's library offsets the needs, or replaces any functions, of the Falmouth Memorial Library. The new elementary school was designed to per...

  • Letter: Referendum a wise investment in Falmouth library

    Because I serve our town and the Falmouth Memorial Library as a member of the board of trustees, I want to thank the Town Council for the opportunity to ask Falmouth citizens to vote on the referendum that will provide needed space for the library. A look at the monthly calendar will show you the...

  • Letter: Fire station sale good for Falmouth

    The town of Falmouth had some great news last week. The Pleasant Hill Fire Station was sold to an architect who recognizes its charm and history in the Pleasant Hill neighborhood. It was also good news for financing the “Town Center” plan to renovate the elementary schools into...

  • Letter: Orestis for Falmouth council

    This June, Falmouth voters have important choices to make about the future of our community. We have an outstanding town, recently recognized for excellence in Forbes magazine. But we must not become complacent. We must continue to invest in our future and we must elect strong leaders to guide...

  • Letter: Falmouth Town Council needs Kirby

    I know and have personally worked with Pat Kirby. Therefore, I would like to describe her to the citizens of Falmouth, who have yet to meet her. Some of us know about her diverse professional background ranging from a police officer and the first female homicide detective in a large city police d...

  • Letter: Kirby for Falmouth Town Council

    As a lifelong resident of Maine and a new home owner in Falmouth, I believe in strong fiscal responsibility for our town and in our candidates for Town Council. That is why I am supporting Pat Kirby. I have conducted numerous business dealings with Pat and know that she understands the value of ...

  • Letter: Falmouth candidate explains guilty plea

    Thank you for the Town Council verifying what we all knew already, I’m qualified to be a candidate for School Board. My lawyer, David Van Dyke, failed to disclose his relationship with Peter DeTroy, to get me to plead guilty a second time to a charge that I would unlikely commit. Th...

  • Letter: Hazard for Falmouth School Board

    I enthusiastically support Karyl Hazard’s campaign for the Falmouth School Board. I am a native of Falmouth and attended Falmouth schools from K-12. Falmouth’s schools are second to none, and for generations they have been preparing our kids for success after graduation. Kary...