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WELCOME BACK “COOL MOOSE”! Robert Healey, former candidate for governor and lieutenant governor on the Cool Moose Party ticket, is now running for governor as the candidate of the Moderate Party … more
MARIE BADESSA
The Thursday afternoon call seemed to be routine. The caller wanted information about submitting a letter to the editor. Was there a limit to the number of words? How soon after submission could … more
The Island Nation of Cuba has had a tumultuous relationship with the United States of America. Prior to the Fidel Castro led socialist revolution of 1959 Cuba was a Latin American paradise. Following … more
“What do you think?” Carol asked apprehensively from the back seat. I knew she had felt it as well as the rest of my passengers. The car was sliding, nothing as bad as fishtailing, but every … more
THIS COLUMN’S FINAL EDITION: Several months ago, after more than three years writing this column, I told the Beacon’s publisher, John Howell, that after the November elections I intended to move … more
Two things that I’m not known for are being early and not having my cell phone. Saturday, I discovered what it’s like to be early – very early – and also the frustration of not having my … more
I still don’t have the grapefruit. That could be the last line to this story, but really this story is not about grapefruit but Smartphones. First, a word about the grapefruit: For years, the … more
“You’re cutting the grass?” Betty Keefe asked from across her fence. Indeed, it must have looked strange to have the mower out when my “lawn” of crab grass and other weeds pretty much … more
It’s that time of year to put things away for the winter. In these parts that means hauling the boat and, if you have an engine, winterizing it. And if you have a vegetable garden, it means … more
I’m holding the can now. I’m told it would be worth $8 on eBay, if I hadn’t popped the top and drained the contents, ever so slowly, about two hours ago. The can was a reward for finishing … more
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