August 21, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page


Red Sox fall 3-2 to Giants

Bases-loaded walk puts Boston in tie for first with Rays

SAN FRANCISCO   Brayan Villarreal was put in quite a difficult predicament in his first appearance with Boston.  Unfortunately for the Red Sox, he failed to deliver.  Villarreal walked Marco Scutaro on four pitches with two outs and th More...


Children at play need caution in Bath

To the Editor:  For as long as I can remember, kids have been playing in the streets. In my time I’ve observed them playing stickball, riding scooters, bicycles, sliding sleds, street hockey and in recent years, skate boards. More...

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Wed/21  MISCELLANEOUS  WOLFE’S NECK NATURE PROGRAM,  2 p.m. “Fond of Fronds” Wolfe’s  Neck State Park, Freeport, free with entrance. Poor weather will cancel. More...


Meet Jess Bell

... doctor of osteopathic medicine and physiatrist Practice located at Bowdoin Mill Island complex

TOPSHAM  J ess Bell, a doctor of osteopathic medicine and physiatrist, strives to give her patients a complete experience when they visit her — a timeout from the world, as well as help with their physical ailments.  More...


Former coach acquitted in Zumba prostitute case

PORTLAND (AP) — The first trial of an accused client of a fitness instructor who used her Zumba studio as a front for prostitution ended abruptly when a judge threw out key evidence, but prosecutors said they’re prepared to move forward w More...


ACT: Only 26% of grads ready for all subjects

WASHINGTON (AP) — Just a quarter of this year’s high school graduates who took the ACT tests have the reading, math, English and science skills they need to succeed in college or a career, according to data the testing company released to More...