November 23, 2011 RSS feed / Editorial

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CATCH YOUR EYE

EDITOR’S NOTE: Merrymeeting Bay TRIAD, a consortium of local elder service, health care, community and law enforcement agencies, will offer periodic “Catch Your Eye” columns in this space. More...

Blue in an age of two moons

In 1951, Samuel Lubell invented the concept of the political solar system. At any moment, he wrote, there is a Sun Party (the majority party, which drives the agenda) and a Moon Party (the minority party, which shines by reflecting the solar rays). More...

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Facebook’s tax dodge To the editor: I have been participating in our local Occupy Brunswick demonstrations where, not surprisingly, Facebook is employed to disseminate information and facilitate communication. More...