February 3, 2012 RSS feed / Commentary

Railing relentlessly against progress

LOCAL COMMENTARY

It’s getting to the point where I’m ashamed to admit I live in the Brunswick West neighborhood that borders on — I hope — the site of the Amtrak layover and maintenance facility. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Base reuse effort rolls along

There are a number of very exciting things happening at Brunswick Landing. More...

Question (rail) authority

LOCAL COMMENTARY

The Northern New England Passenger Rail Authority (NNEPRA) train maintenance depot that has created controversy in Brunswick will probably be an ugly sheet- metal structure that will remind me of all the dilapidated factories and warehouses that were More...

State wildlife management policy unfairly targets coyotes

LOCAL COMMENTARY

When I read the following statements through the Maine. gov website, I knew this information needed to be available to all residents and outdoor enthusiasts of Maine: More...

Benefits claim backlog grows

Military Update

The only way to achieve VA Secretary Eric Shinseki’s goal for 2015 — that every disability compensation claim gets processed within 125 days and with 98 percent accuracy — is to shift to a paperless claims system. More...