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Instead of cuts: guts
Let’s assume, reader, that you’re concerned about economic and social justice. For those in real need — people who are poor, sick, old, mentally ill, addicted, disabled — you want decent care. You’re concerned, too, about proper funding of schools, commu
Raise taxes on the rich? Only one candidate says ‘yes’?
| January 08, 2010
Beatin’ the odds
Imagine this: A developer suddenly shows up in your rundown little town and announces plans for a multi-million-dollar project.
Politics and other mistakes
| October 16, 2008
Taking from the poor
What values do Maine’s Democrats hold?
Democratic lawmakers show their Republican values
| May 07, 2008
The battle of the smallest state
Clinton bathed in the intense affection of an adoring crowd, her every statement punctuated by wild applause, chants, and a rising sea of blue signs touting her campaign.
The Rhode Island wields a rare impact as Clinton and Obama go head to head
| February 29, 2008
Playing with your food
In 1977, two food-loving childhood friends named Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield signed up for a $5 Penn State correspondence course in ice-cream making, just for the hell of it.
Recreational cooking classes to satisfy every appetite
| October 25, 2007
All human beings are born with an innate sense that they’re fiscally responsible.
Politics and other mistakes
| October 24, 2007
In an interview, Mark Cible described Gary Watland as “brilliant.” His computer prowess was especially impressive, Cible says.
| September 12, 2007
No alibi needed
Earnest also boasts one hell of a big, imperious foil of British womanhood.
Earnest-ness at the Stage at Spring Point
| July 18, 2007
As Boston goes, the origin stories of superstar DJs are few and far between.
Superstar DJ/producer Armand Van Helden’s Boston story
| May 21, 2007
Opportunity Maine — missing the target?
Why are college students leaving Maine after graduation?
| April 04, 2007
The memory of looking
In Wade Kramm’s 2006 sculpture Janus (Self Portrait), a plaster blob resembling a ridged vase sits atop a pedestal.
“Purpose Considered” at the Bristol Community College; plus, RISD’s “Urban America”
| February 13, 2007
Over the river
Though it’s called the New Hampshire Film Expo, four of the 67 films being screened in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, this weekend have stronger ties to Maine than the Granite State.
NH festival features four Maine-made films
| October 11, 2006
The architectural team of Diller Scofidio + Renfro designed the Barbara Lee Family Foundation Theater at the new Institute for Contemporary Art as a 325-seat jewel box, its transparent walls allowing the Boston harbor and skyline to serve as a scenic bac
From butoh to Swan Lake and back
| September 13, 2006
Second time around
If you are thinking of going back to school, you will want to do four things before making that commitment.
Meeting the high costs of going back to school
| May 08, 2006
Les Moonves Leads Commencement Charge
Talk about poor alumni relations.
BU to Howard Stern: Drop Dead
| May 03, 2006
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