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Over $1 million in scholarships available

Over $1 million in scholarships available

Over $1 million worth of scholarships from the Worthington Scholarship Foundation is still available for students going to college or university in Maine. That’s out of the total $3 million the foundation plans to give out this year alone.   Graduating...

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Dear Friends: Signs of The Times

Dear Friends: Signs of The Times

Dear Friends, It’s the strangest feeling, this recycling I am doing with my “hugs from Maine" from a year ago; I sort of consider them a thin slice of personal history as well as a look back at much larger forces.  I feel a deep relief and sense...

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Week 63: COVID-19 RANDOM NOTES WHILE SHELTERING IN PLACE

Week 63: COVID-19 RANDOM NOTES WHILE SHELTERING IN PLACE

By Phyllis Merriam — The Buzz

Just when Rockland’s home and property owners thought the city was satisfied with last year’s re-assessments, KRT (Kryptonite Realty Taxation) has been re-hired by the city for a do-over of property assessments. We taxpayers fund KRT’ s fees, which the city has not disclosed. A Village Soup article says, “For most properties in the city, it has been since 2005 that this information was last verified. ” Say what? !

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Fun Burger Facts

Fun Burger Facts

By Chris Wolf

With Memorial Day Weekend approaching, we ask:

How do Americans like their burgers?

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