Blogs and Columns
on Nov. 16, 2016, at 12:56 p.m.
By Sarah Smiley on Nov. 15, 2016, at 4:29 p.m.
The residual effects are apparent on social media where families are taking sides and friends are no more. All of which makes you wonder how awkward Thanksgiving might be next week.
on Nov. 15, 2016, at 9:36 a.m.
Speckled Ax and Bard Coffee, two roasters with Portland cafes, made the list.
on Nov. 14, 2016, at 11:57 a.m.
on Nov. 11, 2016, at 1:05 p.m.
on Nov. 10, 2016, at 3:16 p.m.
By Julia Bayly on Nov. 10, 2016, at 11:48 a.m.
By Sarah Smiley on Nov. 08, 2016, at 11:36 a.m.
Sarah Smiley: Not only did military issues play a depressingly small role in this year’s election, they play an even smaller role in most people’s lives, including our politicians’ lives.
on Nov. 07, 2016, at 4:43 p.m.
WAYNE E. REILLY
By Wayne E. Reilly on Nov. 06, 2016, at 12 p.m.
The most exciting entertainment story of the season, however, was the arrival in Bangor of a movie troupe complete with famous actors.
By Kathryn Olmstead on Nov. 03, 2016, at 2:42 p.m.
Can you believe all the gizmos they put on cars these days? It’s as though the driver didn’t have a brain.
MORE BANG(OR) FOR YOUR BUCK
on Nov. 03, 2016, at 9:51 a.m.
on Nov. 02, 2016, at 5:31 p.m.
By Sarah Smiley on Nov. 01, 2016, at 4:49 p.m.
Readers who disagreed with me did so … because they truly believe a 9-to-5 school day would be good for kids. That surprised me.
on Nov. 01, 2016, at 10:55 a.m.
on Oct. 31, 2016, at 12:56 p.m.
By Emmet Meara on Oct. 31, 2016, at 11:24 a.m.
Emmet Meara: I must have 150 books piled on the floor after the bookcases were removed years ago.
on Oct. 27, 2016, at 12 p.m.
By Julia Bayly on Oct. 27, 2016, at 11:27 a.m.
Julia Bayly: According to an online BDN linked search engine, I’ve written about Corky 125 times in the 12 years she lived on Rusty Metal Farm. This column is the 126th and quite likely last time I will do so.
on Oct. 26, 2016, at 10:50 a.m.