September 6, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Commentary

U.S. reclaims role of world’s policeman

By asking for a vote of Congress, President Obama put the question of Syria’s use of poison gas at the center of the American political debate.  More...

Obituaries

Marion Elizabeth Shaw

BATH — Marion Elizabeth Shaw, 68, of Bath, died Monday, Sept. 2, 2013.  She was born June 16, 1945, to James A. and Marion E. Betts. “Betty,” as she was known to family and friends, had a joyous spirit and always wore a smile. More...

Business

Choosing a car for the winter

Many people who own beautiful cars, performance automobiles, or even highend light trucks would prefer to use a less expensive vehicle during the cold season. More...

Maine

State: Film industry is rolling

AUGUSTA (AP) — The Maine Film Office says the number of film and television productions in the state is way up this year.  The office says it has certified 14 productions in Maine so far this year, bringing about $3.7 million into the stat More...