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Life balance (and unbalanced) as an independent worker

When I quit my last so-called “regular job” to become a full-time independent worker eight years ago, it felt...

A Woman President

A grandmother and granddaughter’s thoughts on Hillary Clinton “I certainly thought I should live to see a woman president, but...

Making waves in Maine’s scallop fishery

Togue Brawn can be described as Maine’s scallop lady. “I guess I’m best known for two things: spear-heading the effort...

Lauren Fensterstock: Artist to Watch

“For me, making art is very much about problem solving,” says Portland-based artist Lauren Fensterstock. “The trick to staying...

Opening doors by bridging cultures

Sanaa Abduljabbar is a person refugees, immigrants and asylum seekers can turn to for culturally appropriate access to health...

Confessions of a would-be dress-code violator

I had an experience that got me thinking about how girls dress. It happened while I was shopping in...

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