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Now What?

Now that we have seen the regulations and explored who might be responsible let me ask you:

  • In what ways could these forests be better protected? 
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The Grand Coulee Ice Dam

When my retiree group met for lunch last month, the topic of removing snow from roofs came up. I scoffed at the current fad for roof-raking, arguing that Maine building codes require roofs that can handle a heavy snow load and that I didn’t remember people removing snow from the roofs in the heavy winters of my childhood. 996 more words

Home Ownership

Farewell February

Took these this past friday.  Weather is starting to show signs of warm up.  Spring is right around the corner.  Looking forward to green grass sightings.   10 more words


porches by tom clausen

far north
the cabin at the end of the road
with friends 7 more words

Poems And Photos

03-01-2015 Journal–Winter’s Dead Buildings!

The snow is finally trying to melt and with a week of temperatures in the high thirties we could see a lot of it go away.  Believe me I won’t be the least bit upset if it does. 265 more words

Just Saying

Maine Bill Would Allow Concealed Handguns Without Permits

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — A Maine Republican senator wants to allow residents to carry concealed handguns without getting a permit.

Sen. Eric Brakey of Auburn says that nearly 100 lawmakers, including members of both parties, have signed onto his proposal. 112 more words

Regional News

Dynamics Boot Camp

After visiting Maine Mead Works, Carly suggested that we go to a boot camp class at Dynamics Fitness & Performance. Walking in, we were a little intimidated because there were tires, monkey bars, and people that looked really fit. 270 more words

The Tartan Doe