Entries by Roland D. Hallee

SCORES & OUTDOORS: Gronk, and the evolution of the tight end position in the NFL

by Roland D. Hallee An era has ended in New England. Heck, it has ended throughout the United States. Rob Gronkowski, the happy-go-lucky, larger-than-life, bruising tight end for the New England Patriots has announced his retirement following nine seasons in the National Football League. Patriots fans lament his decision, while the rest of the league […]

Maine Maple Sunday at Raider Sugarhouse

by Roland D. Hallee It was a busy day at Raider’s Sugarhouse, on the Bog Brook Road, in China. That was because March 24 was Maine Maple Sunday across the state. Gail and Doug Tibbetts own and operate the seasonal enterprise which began about 15 years ago as a family project. About six years ago, […]