October 10, 2014 RSS feed / Letters

Hard to trust

In November, Maine citizens will have a chance to decide whether to ban the bear baiting, trapping, and hounding. More...

Wait to make educated vote

The very negative political ads we are seeing are mostly paid for by moneyed interests, and certainly do not tell us what each candidate stands FOR. More...

Vote for Harris

I am writing to urge my fellow Brunswick residents to vote for Dan Harris of Mountain Ash Avenue for Town Council District 5 on November 4. More...

Byron for bipar tisanship

On November 4th, my family and I will be voting for our only local candidate in the District 51 House Race, Byron Watson.  More...

Bellows stands up for rights of Mainers

Choosing a senator to represent Maine in the U.S. Congress will be easy for me this year. Shenna Bellows is the only candidate who has a track record of standing up for the rights of all Mainers. More...

Clarifying my position

The most important function of Town government is the providing of quality education to our children. More...

Dan Harris for District 5 Town Council

It is time for a change for District 5. We need a new face with fresh ideas for the town council. Dan Harris has experience in both public and private jobs. He would like to see better control of taxes and expenses for the town. More...

Denise Tepler an excellent candidate

Topsham voters will decide next month who will represent them in the State Legislature. Fortunately, there is one excellent candidate: Denise Tepler. More...

Re-elect Matthea Daughtry for District 49

Matthea Daughtry has proven to be an effective person to represent Brunswick on the Legislature for House District 49.  Mattie is not afraid to stand up for what is right. She is energetic, intelligent, hardworking and honest. More...

Hobart for District 55

Experience matters; Brian Hobart, House District 55 candidate, clearly has the experience and focus needed to represent us in Maine’s House of Representatives. More...

Yes, JFK would be a Democrat

In response to Becky Ann Frederic’s Friday (Oct. 3) column, ‘Could JFK Be a Democrat Today?’ Yes, John Kennedy would still be a Democrat. More...

Vote for Michaud

Mike Michaud has been tested. More...

Vote for Tepler

Denise Tepler, running for House Seat 54, is a parent, friend and very concerned citizen who I’ve known for over 20 years. Last month I volunteered to drive her around as she visited and spoke with neighbors in our town of Topsham. More...

Stop return to policies of decline

You can not tax your way to prosperity. Wealth creation for more individuals in human history has only been done through free market capitalism. More...

Vote on Nov. 4

The approval rating in Congress hovers around 12 percent. In the past, when a Congress was so clearly not working in the interests of the people, they were often voted out. More...

Mental illness awareness

Mental Illness Awareness Week is Oct. 5-11. More...

‘Jay’ McCreight for District 51

As a young woman and someone concerned about the current direction of our state, I’m excited to support Joyce “Jay” McCreight for the Maine State House in District 51. More...

Enthusiastic support for Stromgren

This election season seems all too familiar. There are endorsements of various candidates but largely without substance. More...

Elect Alice Elliott

Alice Elliott is a candidate for representative for house district 55. Alice is a native Mainer who grew up in western Maine where she developed her love for the state and what it represents. More...

Tribute to Almasi overdue

I have known George Almasi for somewhere around 35 years. Though never close friends, I have shared close friends and a love of sports throughout this time span. More...