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  • The Right View: Film raises the question of a world without 'America'

    Dinesh D'Souza's "America" was not what I was expecting. In the promotions for the documentary, D’Souza states, “America. Imagine what the world would be like without her.” It was a fascinating concept to me, to see one person’s interpretation of what the world woul...

  • The Universal Notebook: Confessions of a (recovering) soccer dad

    Our daughter Tess played soccer from the time she was a little girl until she got to college. Prior to her taking up the sport, I had little or no interest in the game. Then we lived the devoted lives of soccer moms and dads through travel team to premier and high school varsity soccer. It...

  • 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: Re-elect Orestis to Falmouth Town Council

    I am writing to encourage voters to join me in supporting Chris Orestis for re-election to the Falmouth Town Council. Chris has been a positive voice for all the things that make Falmouth a great town – our schools, library, green spaces, and sensible development efforts. Chris and t...

  • Letter: Orestis for Falmouth town councilor

    Chris Orestis has brought a balanced perspective to Falmouth’s Town Council for the past three years. During his first term, Chris has served as a champion for our award-winning schools, while pushing for efficient and effective fiscal management. He has worked hard to minimize the impact o...

  • Letter: Woods in Senate District 25 Democratic primary

    I am writing to strongly support the candidacy of Steve Woods, who is running in the Democratic primary in state Senate District 25. Steve is a successful entrepreneur who founded and runs a number of businesses, including TideSmart Global, from his eco-friendly headquarters in Falmouth. B...

  • 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...

  • Letter: Wilson for SAD 51 Board of Directors

    I’m pleased to support Peter Wilson for the position of School Administrative District 51 director for a three-year term. Pete is a long-term resident of Cumberland and has done an excellent job since his appointment to the board by the Cumberland Town Council. His financial background has ...