September 12, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page


Dragons edge Eagles, 1-0

Gordon sets up Kousky for gamewinning goal

BRUNSWICK   Brunswick forward Blake Gordon fired shot after shot at the Mt. Ararat goal in Wednesday’s Kennebec Valley Athletic Conference boys soccer showdown.  More...


It’s simple: Don’t bomb Syria

To the Editor:  It was a spur-of-the-moment decision to attend the meeting — a meeting where people wanted to share their concern about U.S. More...

Et Cetera


Thu/12  PERFORMANCES  INDOOR/OUTDOOR, 7:30 p.m.  Freeport Performing Arts Center, 30  Holbrook St., Freeport.Comedy about indoor cat who longs for the wild outdoors. $15 at the door/$10 in advance. 865-2220. More...


A chat with Wheeler about Lonely Planet and his book ‘Dark Lands’


NEW YORK  T ony Wheeler wrote his first travel book with his wife, Maureen, in 1973 after driving across Europe and Asia. It sold 1,500 copies in a week and launched a guidebook empire called Lonely Planet.  More...


Departing state schools chief touts reforms

AUGUSTA (AP) — Maine’s education system is moving in the right direction, the state’s schools chief said Wednesday as his tenure wound down, adding that the governor’s administration will continue working to advance the sweepi More...