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    July 12, 2019

    Letter: Dave Mason was Mr. Agawam

    Jane Vaughan wrote a nice article for the Lakes Region Weekly highlighting the centennial of Raymond’s Camp Agawam but without mentioning Dave Mason, Mr. Agawam. Dave was the owner/director of Camp Agawam for 30 years, with his wife Peg, nearly a third of the 100-year history of the camp. It was Dave Mason that started […]

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    July 12, 2019

    Letter: Let’s not forget Mr. Agawam, Dave Mason

    Jane Vaughan wrote a nice article for the Lakes Region Weekly highlighting the centennial of Raymond’s Camp Agawam, but without mentioning Dave Mason, Mr. Agawam. Dave was the owner/director of Camp Agawam for 30 years, with his wife Peg, nearly a third of the 100 year history of the camp. It was Dave Mason that […]

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    July 12, 2019

    Inside Standish: July 12

    History lecture The Standish Historical Society will host Anne Gass at 6:30 p.m. July 17 at  1 Ossipee Trail for “Voting Down the Rose,” a lecture focused on the life of Florence Brooks Whitehouse, a local novelist, painter and vocalist, and her role in the Maine suffrage movement. For more information, visit the Standish Historical […]

  • Published
    July 11, 2019

    Looking Back: July 11

    Highlights of Westbrook and Gorham news from 25 and 15 years ago.

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    July 11, 2019

    Letter: No harmony so far at Rock Row

    By the recent posts on Facebook, after another rained out Maine Savings Pavilion concert that left attendees repeatedly running for cover to vehicles or an overflowing event tent, many returned to find their high price seats occupied by others not wearing the/any designated wristband and without security to enforce the mayhem. Short set performances brought […]

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    July 11, 2019

    Arts Calendar: July 11

    Music July 13 Hot Fiddle with violinist Ashley Liberty and pianist Daniel Strange, 7 p.m., North Windham Union Church, 723 Roosevelt Trail, Windham. Music with a Mission concert benefits Keep ME Warm emergency heating assistance. Tickets: $12 adults, $10 students, children, seniors at mwamconcerts.com or at door; box office opens 6 p.m., doors 6:30 p.m. […]

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    July 11, 2019

    Letter: Day care center not a done deal

    In the June 27 issue there seems to be bias with the reporter, Chance Viles. How does one write an article with the assumption of a done deal, just by quoting the owner of 511 Bridge St.? The owner, by the way, is very presumptuous himself in stating that he is “already working on staffing […]

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    July 11, 2019

    Here’s Something: RV models among Maine’s stranger things

    Summer driving means sharing the turnpike with Chateaus and Cougars.

  • Published
    July 11, 2019

    The Universal Notebook: The great Americas pastime

    Were it not for immigrants, baseball would be a far less lively game. When the starters were announced for the 2019 Major League Baseball All-Star Game, five of the National League starters were Hispanic, as were four of the American League starters. And NL starting pitcher Mike Soraka is Canadian. Baseball truly is the great […]

  • Published
    July 8, 2019

    Politics & Other Mistakes: Democracy’s dark side

    The People’s Veto proves Maine can have too much democracy.

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