June 27, 2014
After lumping the entitlement in with welfare programs, LePage gets a jolt from the third rail of politics – and calls out the Press Herald.
June 20, 2014
It was, Steve Bull recalls, like sitting in a fish bowl. The year was 1973. A handful of students at the University of Maine in Orono had gathered for the first meeting of the Wilde-Stein Club, named after Oscar Wilde and Gertrude Stein in a not-so-subtle nod to gay men and lesbian women who stood […]
June 18, 2014
The two brown signs directing tourists to their New Gloucester village are doomed under a state decree, and permitted blue signs are costly.
June 13, 2014
Here’s a suggestion for all you municipal clerks and welfare officials who are scratching your heads this week all over Maine: When the Department of Health and Human Services orders you in the next day or two to start culling any and all “illegal immigrants” from your General Assistance rolls, think “Spartacus.” As in the […]
June 8, 2014
The Portland Champions need help to raise $8,000 to make the trip to the nationals Aug. 1-3 at the University of Maryland.
June 6, 2014
Col. Sabine Emery, an Eastport native who led the 9th Maine Volunteer Regiment, was located last year in Portland’s Eastern Cemetery.
June 4, 2014
Here’s an original thought: You’re fired, Alexander Group.
May 25, 2014
Under all scenarios, the swapping of engineers for infantry is the only possibility now, and Gen. James Campbell needs to admit it.
May 23, 2014
Here’s a question for all you rock-solid supporters of Gov. Paul LePage: At what point did you folks stop caring about wasteful government spending?
May 21, 2014
The longtime volunteer is honored by many she has helped, for ‘doing the little things that count.’