April 1, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Sports

Bowdoin women’s lax in split

BRUNSWICK   Throughout the second half of Saturday’s women’s lacrosse game at Ryan Field, Bowdoin seemed on the verge of going on a run to make its New England Small College Athletic Conference matchup with Middlebury a nip-and-tuck More...

Letters

Guns kill people, and they do it well

To the Editor:  Guns do kill people. Killing is what they are designed for. When you need one for protection, you rely on that reality.  A gun’s proficiency exceeds the proficiency of most gun users. More...

Et Cetera

CALENDAR

Mon/1  MISCELLANEOUS  CRAFT MEETUP, for knitters, beaders, weavers, quilters, rug hookers, etc.; bring project to work on or share, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Curtis  Memorial Library, 23 Pleasant St.,  Brunswick; 725-5242 x510. More...

Maine

Guilty of prostitution, fitness teacher faces jail

Wright could get 10 months for paid-sex scheme

PORTLAND   The dance instructor who used her Zumba fitness studio as a front for prostitution faces jail time after pleading guilty in a case that captivated a quiet seaside town known for its beaches and picturesque homes.  More...

Nation/World

Second prosecutor is shot to death in Texas

KAUFMAN, Texas   After the daylight assassination of his deputy two months ago, Mike McLelland, the district attorney in largely rural Kaufman County, responded with a flash of angered bravado, denigrating the perpetrators as “scum” More...