SENIORS NOT ACTING THEIR AGE
    The Carriage Roads of Acadia National Park are the best bike trail rides in Maine. At least that’s my opinion and a sentiment shared by many of my outdoor friends. Built by John D. Rockefeller, Jr. in the early part of the 20th century, the… Read More
    GEORGE'S OUTDOOR NEWS
    A gray squirrel just sprinted by my office window with a huge red apple in its mouth. I can’t remember a time when we had this many gray squirrels in our yard. The other night as we pulled into our driveway, two racoons… Read More
    GEORGE DANBY | EDITORIAL CARTOONIST
    Constituents are angry at their elected officials. Voters are angry at Trump administration officials. Trump is angry all the time. Interesting times we live in. Read More
    RECOVERY ROCKS
    We know that stigmatizing people who live with substance use disorder creates barriers to recovery. We know that it has a degrading and shaming impact not only people who are in active addiction, but upon their loved ones as well. What we seem to be missing is the… Read More
    STIRRING THE POT
    Most Mainers know something about seaweed, some of what they know might even be true.  My mother sang the praises of dulse in her diet, though I recall that she rarely ate it.  My father used what we called rockweed from the shores of Penobscot Bay to enrich… Read More
    JEFF SOLARI'S SPORTS CHOWDAH
    I am quite excited. I’m going to win 1.6 billion dollars Tuesday night! Well, really only about 1 billion dollars after taxes. googletag.cmd.push(function () { // Define Slot var slot_sizes = [[300,250],[300,600]]; var new_slot_sizes = []; var has_banner = false; for (var i = 0; i… Read More
    GEORGE'S OUTDOOR NEWS
    Subtitled Tales from Behind the Canvas, Side by Side by Kim Yesis is a thoughtful story about how she helped her husband Peter leave his job as an engineer and become an artist. This was not an easy transition and actually took years to accomplish. While… Read More
    SWIM, BIKE & MOTIVATE
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    JEFF SOLARI'S SPORTS CHOWDAH
    By: Steve Mckay I remember the exact moment I first spied the back of my noggin as it is presently constituted. Me ‘n the Mrs. were in one of the girly clothing stores at the Bangor Mall, and while my wife was trying-on some girly-type clothes,… Read More
    GEORGE'S OUTDOOR NEWS
    The Department of Inland Fisheries and wildlife stepped up big time to expand protection of our native brook trout and Arctic charr. Recently, they went public with their proposal and I want to share it with you today. This all began with a bill I submitted… Read More
    THE DRIVE
    Jacksonville made the Cowboys look like the Doomsday Defense was back in pads. Blake Bortles looked like Blake Bortles if Blake Bortles tried was playing left handed while drinking apricot Schnapps. Read More
    GEORGE DANBY | EDITORIAL CARTOONIST
    Endorsing Governor LePage for another four years might not be good for the state but would be great for cartooning. Read More