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Sports

Innovative Racer Part II

Stock car racing community is made up of all kinds of personalities. Boisvert epitomizes the self taught successful owner/driver/builder.

Tom Hale

Up North Motorsports
11:23 pm Sunday, April 23, 2017

Opinion

Can you be in recovery if you use marijuana?

If you answered yes, there’s a new group that might be of interest to you or someone you know.

Patricia Callahan

Mainely Thoughts
9:39 pm Sunday, April 23, 2017

Bangor

It takes accountability to overcome fear

I just finished watching one of those feel-good videos on Facebook. You know the ones –  somebody does something really incredible while inspirational music plays in the background. Life should be like that – it should have a soundtrack. Whenever you’re doing the right thing – the hard thing, the …

Jim LaPierre

Recovery Rocks
12:37 pm Sunday, April 23, 2017

Politics

Nature deals enough violence and aggression to go around

There was a beautiful summer day about ten years ago in a field in Boothbay, Maine, I will never forget as long as I live. It was a big, outdoor party near the ocean, a wedding celebration, and I was a member of the hired entertainment. It was an outdoor …

James Tatum Gale

The Unrealized Republic
11:32 am Sunday, April 23, 2017

Florida Adventures 2017

It’s that time of year once again, spring break,  which means another trip south. Florida is where I want to be for a little fishing therapy before my crazy guide season begins. This year my girlfriend and I  decided to make the trek down together in my “new” convertible.  And …

Kevin McKay

McKay's Fishing Adventures
11:21 am Sunday, April 23, 2017

Opinion

The March for Science and the fragmentation of the anti-Trump opposition

There is no cooperation between advocacy groups and instead their is an agenda-based battle that confronts all groups, all pulling and pushing for their own self-interests.

Stefano Tijerina

The Glocal
10:02 am Sunday, April 23, 2017

Homestead

Still time to dress…

Top dress that is. Your garden. If you are anxious to do something in your garden before your perennials begin sprouting or before they grow too much, or if you want to enrich a bed you have planned for a vegetable garden or annual flower garden, you can begin now …

Bill Baker

Speaking Organically
9:48 am Sunday, April 23, 2017

Business

Ways to Make Extra Income Even With a Full-Time Job

Financial stress has been common in most American households in the recent past with most people looking for alternative means to increase their income. While cutting down the costs goes a long way in increasing your savings, it also has a direct impact on your quality of life. Therefore, most …

Adam Richards

Opportunity Knocks
1:07 am Sunday, April 23, 2017

Sports

Women’s NCAA March “Gladness” leads to Girls HS’s next seasons

After my last week’s This NCAA”s “March Madness” BLOG which lead to below average basketball IQ’s which in turn leads to poor basketball decisions which in turn lead to more turnovers, more fouls and poorer shot selection as they play much more from the shoulder’s down like in the NBA …

Bob Cimbollek

Off the Rim
4:58 pm Saturday, April 22, 2017

Sports

Ireland filling shortstop void for Bangor baseball team

One of the larger question marks for the 2017 Bangor High School baseball team as it began its pursuit of a fourth consecutive Class A state championship on Friday was its middle-infield defense. Senior George Payne is a returning starter and veteran presence at second base, but the Rams faced …

Ernie Clark

Extra Bases
1:04 pm Saturday, April 22, 2017