JEFF SOLARI'S SPORTS CHOWDAH
    The following are the top 3 players in Red Sox history who lost a big game, but somehow became more popular than they were before. Nathan Eovaldi. 2018 World Series Game 3 vs Los Angeles Dodgers. He is the reason that I created this list. Read More
    ACT OUT WITH AISLINN
    Difficulty: Easy to moderate. There are just over 2 miles of trails on the preserve. These trails are especially rocky in some areas. The trail markers are faded and may be difficult to find in some places. How to get there: From Orrington center (the intersection… Read More
    FISHING POLES AND ADVENTURES
    Each trip out on the water is unique.  Some clients are looking for a specific species while some really don’t care what they catch.  Others want to land multiple fish in a day while others are just happy to be in the outdoors.  No matter what I find… Read More
    GEORGE DANBY | EDITORIAL CARTOONIST
    It’s time for the lawmakers in Augusta to clear the air and begin anew. Read More
    TASTE BUDS
    For years Fanny Farmer’s recipe for eggnog stood as the Christmas and New Year’s classic at my house, a wonderful recipe and very spirited. After a conversation with Sarah Walker Caron, my editor here at the BDN, who suggested I offer an eggnog recipe… Read More
    JEFF SOLARI'S SPORTS CHOWDAH
    Yes. That is a BAD loss. For so many reasons. Not just the way it ended. Which by the way was historic. No team has had a single scoring play of at least 69 yards to win a game that way since 1970. So, rest a… Read More
    GEORGE'S OUTDOOR NEWS
    Governor Paul LePage hated public land and did everything he could to stop us from acquiring more of it, including refusing to support a bond issue for the Land for Maine’s Future, throughout his 8 years as governor. Read More
    GEORGE'S OUTDOOR NEWS
    In the good old days, anyone could walk into DIF&W and meet with staff. Commissioner Bill Vail’s door was always open. My Dad would go in and visit with Bill from time to time. googletag.cmd.push(function () { //… Read More
    UP NORTH MOTORSPORTS
    Several motorsports enthusiasts with connections to the County attend one of the world's largest motor racing trade shows, the Performance Racing Industry (PRI) trade show in Indianapolis Indiana. Some of their highlights and photos are here as well as Kody Swanson receiving his fourth USAC Silver Crown championship. Read More
    GEORGE DANBY | EDITORIAL CARTOONIST
    A flurry of recent activity this past week all points in the same direction: Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation will likely implicate the president, his campaign, and his close associates in aiding and abetting a Russian conspiracy against the United States to undermine the 2016 election. — News… Read More
    THE DRIVE
    The Broncos are starting to break down just as they were hitting their stride. San Francisco is right now the leader in the club house for the #1 pick in the draft. That’s more than needs to be said about this game. Oh yeah, Super Bowl XXIV rematch. So there’s that too I guess. Read More
    SENIORS NOT ACTING THEIR AGE
    Snow came early to Maine this year leaving a frosty layer of white stuff on most of the nearby prominent peaks. Pleasant Mountain near Denmark was no exception with an accumulation of several inches at higher elevations. The closest substantial mountain to my home in Topsham,… Read More