May 18, 2017 RSS feed / Editorial

Travel crisis averted

Beyond the Headlines

Crisis averted. If the Legislature and the governor failed to act, a bureaucratic nightmare would have prevented Mainers from using their state IDs and driver’s licenses to board domestic flights, starting in January 2018.  More...

Scottish heritage festival on the horizon at Libby

Library Links

I went to the Libby Library yesterday to take out some material that may be useful in building a hydraulically powered trilby. I soon heard the sounds of breathing, squeaking and muttering. More...

Birthdays

May 18: Happy 25th anniversary Leslie and Linda Mason.  May 19: Happy birthday Colton Graffam from GMACC . . . happy birthday Noah Graffam from GMACC.  More...

Should mining be allowed in Maine?

Legislative Lowdown

In Biddeford, we have a long tradition of quarrying for granite. A hike through Clifford Park or Blandings Park Wildlife Sanctuary will show you many places where this quarrying, a form of mining, has historically taken place. More...