Latest Rockland, Maine, weather

search sponsored by
Tuesday, November 19, 2019
  • Three years ago, when I endorsed Ed Glaser’s initial candidacy for City Council, it was based on the expectation that he would restore good order to the functioning of city government, something that was sorely lacking at the time....
  • That old union song comes to mind again with its incessant demand of “Which side are you on?” We all understand the president’s attempt to subvert our elections by pressuring and using a foreign government. Our presidency, our ...
  • Dick Cadwgan of Rockport recently announced his retirement from the Board of Directors of WindowDressers, Inc., a nonprofit corporation that he cofounded in 2010. Dick served as the first president of the organization and ...
  • Halloween zombies, witches, ghosts and goblins lurking about don’t scare me; what’s really frightening is the meat industry. This is the industry that deprives, mutilates, cages, then butchers billions of cows, pigs, turkeys, chickens ...
  • In the 1980s U.S. Speaker of the House Tip O’Neill said that all politics is local — decisions made among nations can affect individual countries, states, communities, even neighborhoods. Such is the case with the G7 summit ...
  • I won’t beat about the bush; the climate crisis is the most important issue of our time. Given this, what can we as citizens of a small place in Maine do to mitigate the devastating effects that we and all of humanity will have to face?...
  • In my two terms on City Council, Mike Hurley and I tended to disagree (though agreeably) on many things. However, in this case I agree with both Mike and Eric Sanders that Brenda Bonneville will be an excellent addition to the ...
  • At the October 21 forum at the Belfast Boathouse, City Council candidate Ridgely Fuller stood out as someone whose experience will allow her to jump right into the council’s work for the citizens of Belfast. She is currently working to ...
  • One of the many things that I admire most about Nate Davis is his seemingly unending commitment to civic engagement. He is a deeply committed citizen of this community and has been actively engaged in doing his part to help ...
  • I am confident that the City of Belfast will benefit greatly from adding Ridgely Fuller’s clear vision and sturdy voice to the City Council. That is why she can count on my vote in the election for Ward 3 councilperson on November 5....
  • While I live in Swanville, Belfast is “city center” for most of us in the outlying communities, and so I/we are very interested in the race for Belfast City Council. It affects our lives too. I am very glad at least one race, Ward 3, has two ...
1
Looking for something older? Try our archive search