June 20, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page


Maine man is mining maven

To the Editor:  Over the past several months, there has been great debate about mining Bald Mountain. I find it curious and appalling that no where in all the media have I found the name of John S. Cummings mentioned.  More...

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Thu/20  MISCELLANEOUS  FREEPORT VILLAGE WALKING  TOUR, 3 p.m., Freeport Historical  Society; 50-minute intro to Freeport of long ago, additional tours available by appointment; $10; 865-  3170. More...


In 50 years, huge strides for gay rights movement

There was a time when homosexuality was deemed a mental disorder by the nation’s psychiatric authorities, and gay sex was a crime in every state but Illinois. More...