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  • Intentionally Unreasonable: Semi-happy birthday to me

    Today is my birthday and I’m only feeling semi-happy. Despite more than a few cards, and cakes of various sizes and flavors from family, friends and well-wishers, I’m just not that connected to the event of my birth from more than half a century ago. I was born in a year...

  • Short Relief: In LePage v. the Legislature, don't count the governor out

    There is some merit to the governor's positions on whether asylum seekers should get General Assistance and whether he vetoed the Legislature's bill authorizing it. The problem is the governor doesn't explain his positions well, the media isn't inclined to help him, and any merit to his po...

  • Letter: Councilor backs Pols in Brunswick

    I support Councilor Benet Pols in the race for the at-large seat on the Brunswick Town Council that I have held for the past three years. He has served District 7 quite well during his first term on the Brunswick Town Council and is more than capable of representing the entire town. Pols...

  • Letter: Arno in Freeport District 2

    Freeport citizens have an opportunity to vote for an outstanding candidate for Town Council in District 2 on Nov. 8. Kate Arno is a listener who is committed to working on the issues Freeport people feel are the most important to make this community a vital place to live and work. She has ...

  • Letter: Migliaccio deserves re-election in Freeport

    The town of Freeport needs councilors who combine both business knowledge and understanding of the uniqueness of our town. Councilor Joe Migliaccio fits this bill. He uses his business expertise to examine town projects and expenditures and is willing to ask the relevant questions to make...

  • Letter: Legislator endorses Egan in Freeport

    I am convinced that Kristina Egan has the skills to bring together the conflicting perspectives consuming so much of the Freeport Town Council’s time. She values involving all citizens, including those with active concerns, in the town’s big decisions. At the same time, she strikes me...

  • Letter: Arno for a change in Freeport

    I know Kate Arno and she is a very thoughtful, articulate woman. She will serve the citizens of District 2 and Freeport well when she is elected to the Town Council. She is knowledgeable about the issues and the challenges that Freeport will face in the coming years. She is committed to m...

  • Letter: Migliaccio in Freeport District 3

    Nov. 8 is our chance to choose who will represent us in town government. I hope that the Freeport District 3 residents reflect upon the strong contributions that Joe Migliaccio has made and re-elect him to the Town Council. Joe demonstrates a strong commitment to his district by listening to ou...

  • Letter: Arno for Freeport Town Council

    I encourage residents of Freeport District 2 to support Katherine Arno for Town Council. Kate was born and grew up in rural Maine and understands the challenges small communities like Freeport face. She knows how important it is that all residents in Freeport have the opportunity to be heard an...

  • 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...