on Feb. 06, 2016, at 7:38 p.m.
I love the more common sauerkraut made with green cabbage but for a burst of color and flavor I thought it would be fun to make ruby sauerkraut. Last time I made sauerkraut I used a traditional Polish fermentation crock with a water seal; this time I used a large …
By Johanna S. Billings on Feb. 06, 2016, at 9:38 a.m.
With recent court proceedings bringing the case back into the spotlight, Reid Emery’s wife and sister say it’s time for people to hear their side of the story.
on Feb. 06, 2016, at 8:45 a.m.
Although I was born in what was then the fourth-largest city in America (Houston has since bumped my native Philadelphia to fifth place), I grew up in a small town, and have lived in small towns for much of my life. In Blue Hill, Maine, where we settled in my …
SOONER OR LIGHTER
on Feb. 06, 2016, at 7:11 a.m.
Guest blog by classygallie Snow days are boring. I know, I know. We love them. Ain’t many things better than a snow day, right? They get us out of school and work, and we sure do like getting out of school and work. School and work are not the greatest. …
on Feb. 06, 2016, at 6 a.m.
Super Bowl 50 is here! The most important game of the season. It’s also supposed to be the most watched annual television program in the United States. Last year a record 114.5 million people tuned in. Will you be hosting a Super Bowl party at your house? That’s a lot of food …
By Stephen Betts on Feb. 05, 2016, at 3:45 p.m.
About 130 people packed Rockland City Hall as participants discussed the drug problem and offered a wide range of possible solutions.
By shiwa Noh on Feb. 05, 2016, at 12:10 p.m.
Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016 12 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2016 12 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2016 12 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.Wednesday, March 2, 2016 12 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.Wednesday, March 9, 2016 12 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.Wednesday, March 16, 2016 12 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.Wednesday, March …
By Dr. Michael Noonan on Feb. 05, 2016, at 9:54 a.m.
Michael Noonan: Most patients — and doctors, for that matter — do not consider the joints when they think of back and neck pain.
By Peter Whoriskey, The Washington Post on Feb. 05, 2016, at 6:43 a.m.
On a foggy day in August 1936, an anthropologist and his crew set sail for Kagamil Island, a small volcanic speck of hot springs and cliffs in the Bering Sea. A person identified as “Brown Bear” had told them of a cave full of mummies and other human remains. Shortly …
By Kathryn Doyle,Reuters on Feb. 05, 2016, at 6:42 a.m.
Differences among alcoholics in who gets severe liver damage and who doesn’t might be partly due to differences in their gut microbes, suggests a new study using mice and people.
on Feb. 04, 2016, at 10:46 p.m.
I’ve heard from lots of folks that they don’t really get how the program of Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) works. Given how different interactions in AA are (amazingly) from the rest of the world, it’s understandable. People in AA tend to be incredibly genuine, brutally honest and wonderfully supportive. Most earnestly …
on Feb. 04, 2016, at 9 p.m.
Editors note: I am delighted to introduce to the Life Simplified Community Pamela Young, a woman with a vision. Living a passionate life makes the world a better place. Pamela and her husband Kelby were our guests today on Life Simplified Radio. This is their story. Enjoy. My name …
By Abigail Curtis on Feb. 04, 2016, at 6:19 p.m.
Group Home Foundation also will be shutting down a Belfast house that has been the home for a dozen people with cognitive disabilities.
By Amina Khan, The Los Angeles Times on Feb. 04, 2016, at 5:20 p.m.
LOS ANGELES — Good news for some in the high-BMI crowd: A new study from the University of California, Los Angeles, finds that some 54 million Americans who are labeled as obese or overweight according to their body mass index are, when you take a closer look, actually healthy. The …
on Feb. 04, 2016, at 2:05 p.m.
Tuesday, March 29, 2016 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Gillmor’s restaurant, Lincoln, Maine LINCOLN — Save-A-Life Task Force will sponsor a free talk on “Understanding Substance Abuse and its Impact on Maine,” given by Marjorie Withers, co-director, Community Caring Collaborative in Machias, 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, March 29, at Gillmor’s …
Task force in Lincoln to sponsor talk on ‘Day to Day Living with Children with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder’
on Feb. 04, 2016, at 1:57 p.m.
Tuesday, March 8, 2016 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Gillmor’s restaurant, Lincoln, Maine LINCOLN — Save-A-Life Task Force will sponsor a free talk and workshop, “Day to Day Living with Children with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder,” given by Betty Hoxie, executive director, Adoptive and Foster Families of Maine Inc. …
on Feb. 04, 2016, at 1:50 p.m.
Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2016 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Gillmor’s restaurant, Lincoln, Maine LINCOLN — Save-A-Life Task Force will sponsor a free talk, “The Other Drug: Alcohol,” given by Pat Kimball, executive director of Wellspring, 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 16, at Gillmor’s restaurant. Soft drinks will be provided. For …
on Feb. 04, 2016, at 1:34 p.m.
Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Location: Willette Conference Center, St. Joseph Healthcare Park, Building 1, 900 Broadway, Bangor, Maine For more information: Debbie at 907-1720 BANGOR — St. Joseph Healthcare will sponsor two sessions of a free cardiopulmonary resuscitation and automated external defibrillation class 8-11:30 a.m. …
By Jane Stitham on Feb. 04, 2016, at 10:58 a.m.
Saturday, March 5, 2016 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Location: Charlotte White Center, 572 Bangor Rd., Dover-Foxcroft, Maine For more information: 207-564-4346; wwww.pinetreehospice.org DOVER-FOXCROFT — As part of its ongoing effort to support caregivers through the Caring for the Caregiver Program, Pine Tree Hospice will host It’s All About You! …
By Marianne Pinkham on Feb. 04, 2016, at 10:09 a.m.
Friday, Feb. 19, 2016 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Location: Spectrum Generations Coastal Community Center, 521 Main Street, Damariscotta, Maine For more information: 563-1363; spectrumgenerations.org What’s the largest organ of your body? Your skin! It is a life-long commitment to care for it, as it’s exposed to the elements! Since …