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  • Intentionally Unreasonable: The flag isn't South Carolina's only problem

    There is an old Scottish proverb with more than a little Biblical linkage: “Confession is good for the soul.” Always aspiring to provide goodness to the soul (mine or to others) I go forth today with a timely and topical deep-fried confession. For many years now I’ve held...

  • Capitol Notebook: Country finds grace, LePage faces a fall from it

    Friday, June 26, dawned like many recent June days; gray clouds hung in, and an unexpected rain had dampened the ground over the night. When that day ended, the world had shifted, moved by two stunning events. The United States Supreme Court affirmed that same-sex marriage is legal ...

  • Letter: Egan for Freeport town council

    If you value Freeport’s rural character, thriving main street businesses, and strong school system, Kristina Egan is your candidate for town councilor. I've worked with Kristina for over a decade, first in Massachusetts and more recently in Maine. She has managed multi-faceted organi...

  • Letter: Former Freeport councilor backs Egan

    I encourage Freeport voters to consider Kristina Egan for Town Council in District 3. I no longer live in Freeport, but I spent 18 enjoyable years as a resident, including a term as District 3 councilor. I ran in a special election following the abrupt resignation of the previous councilo...

  • Letter: Vote for Migliaccio in Freeport

    I have lived in Freeport for more than a decade and have known and worked with Town Councilor Joe Migliaccio in a professional context on many occasions. I have consistently found Joe to be capable, committed and skilled in working with emerging and small businesses in the state. Joe sees throu...

  • Letter: Falmouth library damage could have been worse

    On Tuesday morning, Oct. 18, when they arrived for work, the staff of the Falmouth Memorial Library was greeted by water cascading down from the library’s ceiling onto computers, books, shelving, etc. We at the library would like to thank all the volunteers from the BNI meeting that was be...

  • Letter: Re-elect Migliaccio in Freeport

    I encourage my neighbors in District 3 to re-elect Joe Migliaccio to the Freeport Town Council. Joe has been a persistent advocate for open-minded discourse and transparent leadership throughout his six years on the council. He is informed, genuine and decisive, upholding the integrity of the dec...

  • Letter: Migliaccio in Freeport District 3

    I have followed Joe Migliaccio's voting record as councilor in Freeport District 3 for many years. Joe takes time to consider, research and weigh the issues that affect not only our district, but Freeport as a whole. He brings courage and integrity to the many hours he devotes to his work.

  • Letter: Thanks from Yarmouth food pantry

    The amazing gardeners at the Yarmouth Community Garden produced a staggering 4,300 pounds of fresh, organic vegetables this season to share with our community. That’s over two tons of nutrition. This bounty was distributed throughout the community to provide healthy options to those in need...

  • Letter: Arno for Freeport Town Council

    I am pleased to support Katherine “Kate” Arno for the District 2 seat on the Freeport Town Council. We are fortunate to have such a talented candidate at a time when key decisions affecting the town’s future will have to be made. Kate has lived in Freeport for over 20 years, and...