June 18, 2013 RSS feed / Family & Friends

Changing gender roles mean new sacrifices for military dads

A wife’s perspective on life in the military

Pew Research’s report that 40-percent of American households are supported either solely or primarily by a working mother reflects changing views of gender roles in our society. More...

Maine couple celebrates 78th wedding anniversary

BINGHAM (AP) — A Maine couple who are celebrating their 78th wedding anniversary say they don’t know where the time has gone. Charlie and Norma Pooler of Bingham celebrated their anniversary on Saturday. More...

Poll: Most men aspire to be dads

A recent Associated Press-WE tv poll found more than 8 in 10 men said they have always wanted to be fathers or think they’d like to be one someday. More...

Growing with kids

By all rights, I never should have turned out to be a gardener. I tell parents that if they want their children to be gardeners when they grow up, that they should never make them pull weeds. My parents made me pull weeds. More...

Paddle the Georges River with the land trust

ROCKLAND — Georges River Land Trust volunteer and devoted paddler Dick Matlack will lead an exploration of the middle section of the St. George River on Saturday, June 22, beginning at 10 a.m. More...