Monday, February 26, 2024
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Another Viewpoint: Tyson is committed to the health, safety of its Portland workforce

Never before has the importance of people working in the food supply chain been more apparent than it is today, nor has it been...
Al Diamon

Politics & Other Mistakes: Hunkered down and hindered

I have nothing against independent candidates. To me, they’re like any other candidate, except with fewer reasons to vote for them. But this year, I...
Andrew Marsters

A View from the Hill: Coming clean

I’m guilty.  I should turn myself in to one of the great doctors leading the nation and Maine in the COVID-19 response. I don’t think it...
Al Diamon

Politics & Other Mistakes: Behind closed doors

In the midst of the current COVID-19 crisis, it’s reassuring to remember that some things haven’t changed. The world is still more than adequately...

Miserable & Magical: Lots of questions, few answers

I’ve been asking myself a lot of questions lately.  “When will this be over?” “How is Trump still driving this sinking ship?” “At what point does it...
Al Diamon

Politics & Other Mistakes: Don’t stop the presses – stop the bailout

U.S. Sen. Angus King is not an idiot. But sometimes, he does a pretty good imitation of one. Maine’s junior senator is technically an independent (wink,...
Andrew Marsters

A View from the Hill: You can get there from here

From my perch on Munjoy Hill, I can see the airplanes (remember those shiny things we used to see in the sky?) coming and...
Al Diamon

Politics & Other Mistakes: Viral power

It’s a pandemic – of process-servers. CMP doesn’t stand for Coronavirus Maine Power, but maybe it should. Central Maine Power Co. is spewing out every...

Miserable & Magical: Bring on the books and blanket forts

I’ve been in self-isolation for about a month now and I keep wishing I was a kid or teenager so this wouldn’t be as...

Another Viewpoint: What happens to nursing, health care after COVID-19?

As a nurse, I can’t help but wonder how the fallout from the coronavirus crisis might affect the nursing profession as a whole. I foresee...