By Julia Bayly on April 21, 2017, at 7:32 a.m.
The backroad trip into the North Maine Woods in the First Ghost Train Convoy will visit the abandoned steam engines and tramway between Eagle and Chamberlain lakes.
By Julia Bayly on April 15, 2017, at 6 a.m.
Call them what you want, “frost heaves,” are the seasonal bane of every Maine driver.
By Julia Bayly on April 14, 2017, at 1 a.m.
Were I to post photos of the current conditions surrounding my house they would be monochromatic images of mud, giant snow banks and trees with nary a leaf bud in sight.
By Julia Bayly on March 30, 2017, at 12:43 p.m.
“I have the distinct impression my forest friends have started regarding me not so much as their benign landlord but as their lackey.”
By Julia Bayly on March 30, 2017, at 6:32 a.m.
“If a tree has been around a long time, it has weathered a lot of fluctuations and deserves a chance.”
By Julia Bayly on March 24, 2017, at 1 a.m.
Married 36 years, the couple say there are few places they would rather be than on a river or lake together.
By Julia Bayly on March 16, 2017, at 1:57 p.m.
Dogs may be man’s best friend. But they are also manipulative, deceitful and willful creatures.
By Julia Bayly on March 16, 2017, at 7:27 a.m.
“It’s kind of following the coconut water craze.”
By Julia Bayly on March 15, 2017, at 11:17 a.m.
“Libraries are adding new formats all the time and [seeds] are just another thing people can borrow.”
By Julia Bayly on March 10, 2017, at 9:05 a.m.
“In the last 10 years, sexually transmitted diseases have doubled in that age group because of that false sense of security.”
By Julia Bayly on March 03, 2017, at 1:34 p.m.
A quarter-century of racing has produced a lot of stories, tall tales and memories.
By Julia Bayly on March 03, 2017, at 6:30 a.m.
A northern Maine senator has thrown support to the food sovereignty movement.
By Julia Bayly on March 02, 2017, at 11:28 a.m.
“Every so often, a series of events unfolds to reinforce my somewhat Pollyannaish world view.”
By Julia Bayly on March 01, 2017, at 3:17 p.m.
Retired nurse Sandi Rowe Umble donates custom-made coats and blankets to shelters, rescues and animal orphanages in central Maine.
By Julia Bayly on Feb. 23, 2017, at 6:33 a.m.
Anyone with questions or concerns about long-term care in Maine needs Brenda Gallant’s phone number on speed dial.
By Julia Bayly on Feb. 16, 2017, at 2:12 p.m.
Eighteen municipalities across Maine have already adopted food sovereignty ordinances.
By Julia Bayly on Feb. 16, 2017, at 11:57 a.m.
We get down on our knees on a regular basis to give thanks to all copy editors.
By Julia Bayly on Feb. 16, 2017, at 7:55 a.m.
“The longevity of the Can Am Sled Dog Race says it all for the quality of the event for mushers, dogs and spectators alike.”
By Julia Bayly on Feb. 14, 2017, at 12:49 p.m.
“If you start to notice your parent or elderly loved one sending out a lot of checks, it may be time to start the conversation about sharing financial responsibilities.”
By Julia Bayly on Feb. 09, 2017, at 7:55 a.m.
Thanks to a new law that went into effect at the start of the year, whenever veterinarians write an opiate-type painkiller prescription for one of their patients, they first have to run a background check on its owner.