POLLWAYS
    Donald Trump has taken a sledgehammer to science and the core values of our republic. In 2016, Trump ran a political campaign proclaiming the United States was a mess and he alone could fix it, but he has damaged the ingredients of American greatness that prevailed… Read More
    GEORGE'S OUTDOOR NEWS
    Heather Emerson has written some awesome children’s books. One of my favorites is A Goose and his Goat. Heather and her husband Randy have a small Maine home with a bunch of animals. She also works in her local school district as a behavioral health… Read More
    INSPIRE HEALTHY LIVING
    Sometimes it can feel like our fears control us, but feeling the fear and going for it anyway can make you feel unstoppable. When I was a kid, I was fearless. Now that I'm an adult and a mother, I feel so much responsibility and I'm not as fearless as I used to be. But I know that the more you face your fears, the less they can control you. Read More
    CATCHING HEALTH
    As people age, a common scenario is family members worry that home is no longer a safe place to live and the person growing older wants to stay put. A little bit of extra help could make that possible. That's where Portland Area Villages comes in. Read More
    GEORGE'S OUTDOOR NEWS
    I have enjoyed all of Charlene D’Avanzo’s novels, set along the ocean and on a remote Maine island. But I have to say her novel Secrets Haunt The Lobsters’ Sea is now my favorite, and not just because there’s a quote from me at… Read More
    GEORGE'S OUTDOOR NEWS
    I have enjoyed all of Charlene D’Avanzo’s novels, set along the ocean and on a remote Maine island. But I have to say her novel Secrets Haunt The Lobsters’ Sea is now my favorite, and not just because there’s a quote from me at… Read More
    PARLEZ-VOUS AMERICAN?
    Instead of attracting more residents from diverse backgrounds, Maine turned inwards in the 20th century, seeing a continued decline in population growth and the flourishing of anti-immigrant movements. Read More
    MCKAY'S FISHING ADVENTURES
    Today the temperature is supposed to reach almost 100 degrees. Great for those beach goers but not so much for us fishermen. When the days are really hot and the nights are really warm, the water temperatures starts to climb and when the water temperatures start getting closer… Read More
    GEORGE'S OUTDOOR NEWS
    I read this interesting story on line recently. A young Arctic fox has walked across the ice from Norway’s Svalbard islands to northern Canada in an epic journey, covering 3,506 km (2,176 miles) in 76 days. googletag.cmd.push(function () { // Define Slot var slot_sizes = [[300,250]];… Read More
    GEORGE DANBY | EDITORIAL CARTOONIST
    On the 50th anniversary of the moon landing we have a renewed interest in revisiting the moon and traveling to Mars. Read More
    INSPIRE HEALTHY LIVING
    The journey to a healthy lifestyle is as much a mental game as it is a physical one. To change your body and health, you have to change your mindset. Matt told us about how his mentality has shifted and what he is still working to overcome. Read More
    FRANCO-AMERICAN NEWS AND CULTURE
    LEWISTON, Me– Maine’s French heritage, language and immigrant history was showcased on Thursday, July 18, when high school students from Haiti visited Lewiston, to learn about the city’s Franco-Americans. Sixteen high school students from Haiti and two advisers were guests at the Franco-American Collection (The Collection),… Read More
    CATCHING HEALTH
    It's going to be wicked hot in Maine this weekend. In the 90s and high humidity could make it feel even hotter. Stay cool and take a minute to learn about heat-related illnesses, their symptoms and what to do if someone has any. (Pets, too.) Read More